Gift a future is an initiative of Altius Foundation, a Trust founded by Mr Srikanth Chandrasekaran and Ms Gita Srikanth.
The founding members of the Trust as well as the other trustees have in their individual capacities been associated with education or facilitating education through economic support. Their individual experiences have been given the conviction to this team to scale up these efforts and to facilitate public participation and make supporting education a social movement, the first program from Altius Foundation towards achieving this end is Gift a Future.
Gift a future's mission is to remove economic impediments that come in the way of education.
Gift a future offers you an opportunity to support students who need financial assistance for continuing their education. Through the internet Gift a future aims at creating a global community of people who will support students in need of financial assistance to complete their education.
Gift a future promotes
Dignity -Promotes support relationship as against benefactor relationship.
Accountability - Keeps donors updated on the performance of the students that they support and works closely with the student and schools to improve the performance of these students.
Transparency - Gift a future is an open platform which provides information that can be accessed by one and all and allows free flow of information.
Gift a future, partners with schools recognized by the government to help identify students for educational assistance.
It reaches out to schools and supports students who are economically weak to continue their education. The stages involved in the process are: ( below this they can see only Identifying the right schools , Identifying the right students. If they click on anyone of these everything below will open up)
Identifying the right schools
With the school authorities, Gift a future team members fill up applications of the students needing support and ensure necessary documentation to validate their claims. It then hosts the student on the portal www.giftafuture.org and provides necessary details on the child to the supporter.
All operational costs are absorbed by Altius Foundation
100% of your contribution goes towards the education of students.