Asha 5k Chicago Run, a set on Flickr.
Asha’ translates to Hope in many Indian languages. Asha for Education is an organization which represents the hope that this generation will bring the liberating force of education to the underprivileged children of India.
Asha funds educational initiatives and projects that for under-privileged children in India. The organisation comprises of 73 chapters worldwide that fundraise and support this objective, focusing on the strong belief that education is a critical requisite for socio-economic change. Through the efforts of our 100% volunteer-run team, we have funded nearly $17 million dollars in project funding. Our team is committed to changing the face of rural education in India. www.ashanet.org/chicago/index.php