It takes ONE person (like you!) to make a huge difference in Urvashi's life. By sponsoring her, you're creating Team Urvashi and giving her a chance to break the cycle of poverty. Your $36 monthly gift is invested in her future and the lives of children like her in India. 

8 years old 4/7/2011 Waiting 83 days India
About me & my family

Name: Urvashi
Waiting for sponsorship: 83 days
Family income: $123.00

Gender: Female
Age: 8
Enjoys: Running, Playing with dolls
Talents: Drawing
Sonam, 10, Female
Ashwary, 5, Male

Lives with: Parents
Language: Hindi
School: Yes
Child ID #: 1310477

Poverty in India

Kids growing up in poverty in India face many grim issues, such as very poor hygienic conditions that lead to chronic illnesses, difficulty in finding jobs due to lack of ability to get even basic skills or training, and poor educational experiences that start very young.

That's why we focus on providing access to medical and dental care, hygiene programs to stay healthy, a wide offering of career programs to prepare youth to find jobs, scholarships and early childhood development programs to bridge crucial gaps.

See how our program works and why we focus on health, education, empowerment and employment. 

Learn more about our work in India. 

How does child sponsorship work?

Your $36 monthly gift gives Urvashi access to life-changing benefits, like:

  • medical care
  • educational support
  • life skills
  • job-training before graduation.
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How your support helps kids in poverty

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