Our Partners

We have come a long way. And it is only because we believe in the power of partnership. We have always welcomed and encouraged alliances with groups, individuals and corporate who share our mission.

‘Saksham Bal Vikas Sanstha’ was the brain child of ‘The Apra group’ and was started as their key CSR initiative. Until the year 2016, Saksham was totally supported by the Apra Group.

Apra Group of Companies was spearheaded by Mr. Anumod Sharma, a visionary and an illustrious entrepreneur having interests in wide ranging fields of businesses. He is regarded as a pioneer in promoting hospitality business in Gurgaon. He is the motivating force behind the biggest entertainment extravaganzas of all times, i.e. The ‘ KINGDOM OF DREAMS ’. Having a keen acumen of the business world, the versatile ability of Mr. Anumod Sharma has enabled him to create a separate niche in the Business community. Some of his notable ventures are: APRA Auto, Kingdom of Dreams, APRA Motels and Galaxy Hotel.

Fluor Daniel (India) Ltd is now our Corporate Support Partner. The association though,has been beyond this and a long and fruitful one. They have been instrumental in setting up three labs for us.

  • Tailoring: They first helped us set up the Tailoring Lab. This helped us to partner with USHA Sewing Machines and set up certified courses.
  • Computer Lab: An internet-enabled 10-seater Computer Lab. This gives the students the opportunity of augmenting academic knowledge with research-based projects.
  • Science Lab: Fully equipped to cater to the secondary level, it was a turnkey project planned and executed by Fluor entirely.Besides the capital investment, there is a lot of time that is invested in the school by their team. Volunteers are engaged with children on Saturdays imparting academic knowledge as well as building skills like English Speaking and Value Building.

An NGO started by Shikha Agarwal to impart formal art education to students and provide them with vocational opportunities in this area. After-school classes, art appreciation workshops, dabbling with different media and appearing for professional examinations are part of their training. The little artists already have two major exhibitions to their credit. Besides, they have been an integral part of a team that undertook painting murals at public places.

Fitness Streak founded by Mr. Vikas Sharma, a fitness trainer and founder started Project Raftaar to scout talent from low-cost and NGO-run schools . The children are trained to become trainers in their chosen speciality. As a part of this, the first student interning with Fitness Freak is from Saksham. A group of others, both boys and girls, are in the wings and are undergoing supervised training. The training includes classroom sessions, physical training and personal grooming.

An organisation spearheaded by Mr. Nirmal Kulkarni with an aim of promoting creative and lateral thinking among children through design. Children are encouraged to observe and translate the world around them into models. This group, comprising successful architects and designers from reputed institutes like the SPA, Delhi, have conducted highly enjoyable and engaging workshops with the students.

A social group involved in the betterment of Gurgaon, has always encouraged us to participate as an equal in society. They have invited us to participate in art competitions, tree-plantation drives and encouraged us to become environment friendly. We are also their ambassadors of eco-friendly projects and are encouraging the neighborhood to adopt eco-friendly measures for garden waste management and food waste composting.

This is an informal network of “angels” – people wanting to uplift the society, by investing in social development. They identify deserving causes and help garner financial help for them. It has been our privilege to have been one of the consistent recipients of their support. They have helped organise shoes, winter uniform jackets, school bags and stationery for the school. Besides, they also organise treats and movie shows for the children regularly.

SOIL is a school of Management located in Gurgaon. Social Responsibility is one among its core values. The Management Students have to spend a day a week at their respective NGOs. At Saksham, they have helped us to groom our senior children, hold workshops for parents, promote theatre and conduct classes on a range of issues like personal hygiene, character building, adolescence, etc. SOIL has been associated with Saksham for over 5 years now.

Sarita Handa Exports Private Ltd. (SHEPL) is a leading export house and a major luxury retail brand for Home furnishings based in Gurgaon. As part of CSR policy of the company, special focus is on the education of children, especially the girl child as well as uplifting the personal health and hygiene of young women in government schools and low income schools thereby empowering women.