Navitas Education Trust announces new partners for FY20
24th Jun, 2019 Feature story:
Drawing inspiration from the Navitas purpose of transforming lives through education, the Navitas Education Trust (NET) provides support to charitable organisations with an education focus to bring about change where it is most needed.
The NET is proud to announce the following partnerships for FY20:
Adara is a non-profit international development organisation working to improve health and education for women, children and communities in need. NET funding will be supporting the group’s Improving Seven Schools in Ghyangfedi, Nepal project.
To learn more, visit: Adara Group.
Indigo supports grassroots organisations in some of the world’s most marginalised communities to define and implement their development goals, guided by the principles of community ownership, sustainability, transparency and equity. NET funding will support the Education for Empowerment in Tamil Nadu, India project.
To learn more, visit: Indigo Foundation.
As one of the most experienced organisations in their field, Plan International works alongside children, young people, supporters and partners to tackle the root causes of injustices facing girls and the most marginalised children. NET funding will be supporting the Youth Empowerment through Vocational Training project in Sri Lanka.
To learn more, visit: Plan International.
Classroom of Hope
Classroom of Hope improves access for children to quality education in developing countries. NET funding will go towards the Building for Education project in Cambodia, which supports children and youth in accessing education by building educational infrastructure. Classroom of Hope are an existing partner, with NET funding having already contributed to the building of new schools in Cambodia.
To learn more, visit: Classroom of Hope.
NET is also providing continued support to the following programs; Lille Fro Foundation, Know One Teach One (KOTO), Assisi Aid Projects, Sharing Stories Foundation and The Leprosy Mission Australia.
Since 2013, Navitas has contributed around $1.8 million to the NET, with donations assisting numerous world-wide education-based projects. These projects have helped many people gain better access to education, improved the quality of offerings, and contributed to teacher training and infrastructure. Over the years, the NET has supported a diverse range of education-based projects, such as the delivery of integrated health, education and life skills programs, school governance support and scholarships for high-performing but disadvantaged young people.
“We are so proud to partner with Navitas and we salute them for their support of education worldwide.
"At Adara, we believe that every child has a right to quality education, no matter where they live. The support of Navitas will go directly to children in some of the most remote places in the world, bringing the gift of education and opportunity to their communities.”
Audette Exel, Adara Group founder.
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