DHARANI INTERNATIONAL SKILLS TRAINING CENTRE (DISTC)

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					               A PILOT PROJECT PROPOSAL

                              FOR

                         SUPPORT TO




DHARANI INTERNATIONAL SKILLS TRAINING CENTRE
                   (DISTC)

                              ON

    AN INNOVATIVE “ e-LITERACY SCHOOL, MOBILE
   SKILLS EDUCATION & TRAINING CENTRE FOR RURAL
                CHILDREN & WOMEN”

AT THEIR DOOR STEP PROJECT IN SHANKERPALLY MANDAL
     RANGA REDDY DISTRICT IN ANDHRA PRADESH”.




                       PROJECT SUBMIT
                             BY
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   Panchavati Rural Development Society
                       (Regd. No. 4586/94)
   Administrative. Office : H.No. 2-2-682, Pochammabasti,
               Near Genius Grammar School,
 AMBERPET, HYDERABAD -500 013. Andhra Pradesh, India.
                  Phone : 040- 65 52 98 85
              Email: panchavati.society@rediffmail.com
AN APPEAL FOR THE PILOT PROJECT SUPPORT TO AN
INNOVATIVE “ MOBILE     e-LITERACY SCHOOL, SKILLS
EDUCATION & TRAINING CENTRE FOR THE BENEFIT OF
RURAL CHILDREN & WOMEN AT THEIR DOOR STEP IN
SHANKERPALLY MANDAL      IN   RANGAREDDY DISTRICT,
ANDHRA PRADESH, INDIA.”

ABOUT SOCIETY : It is a pleasure to inform that “Panchavati Rural
Development Society” (PRDS) is a Registered Society, a committed Social
organization for the development of Urban & Rural people’s Empowerment.
It’s Registration No. is 4586/94, dt.19-9-1994, and have an administrative
office at 2-2-682, Pochamma basti, Amberpet, Hyderabad-500 013. Since
inception, the society is working in the field of Environment Education in
Schools, Free Education for Slum Children, Adolescent Health Education,
Reproductive and Child Health and Women Empowerment through Micro
Credit Assistance and Income Generating projects and allied skills trainings
etc. at Urban and Rural areas. The project office is situated at Shankerpally
Village & Mandal in Rangareddy District, just 45 kms. from the Hyderabad
City in Andhra Pradesh, India.

RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT STRIVE FOR AN INNOVATIVE
PROJECT FOR THE NEED OF HOUR :
In the process of R&D for an innovative project/s to bridge the gap
between Government and the Community, to provide the latest Information
Technology & Communication (ICT) and also extend such Innovative
Sustainable project/s at their door step for overall Development of Children
& Women is the idea of the project i.e. “ e-LITERACY SCHOOL,
MOBILE SKILLS EDUCATION & TRAINING CENTRE FOR RURAL
CHILDREN & WOMEN AT THEIR DOOR STEP PROJECT ”.

VISION :
“ To establish an International Standard e-Literacy Schools, Skills Training
Centres in Rural Villages & Sub-Urban areas, and to provide e-literacy
Mobile Computer Education for all Children & Women in the State of
Andhra Pradesh at their door step”.

GOAL :
“To Extend the Hi-Tech City Computer Education & Knowledge and Skills
to all Rural Children & Women (including not going to school and
drop out children and illiterate SHG women ) at their door step, and
achieve the 100% literacy rate through e-education in A.P. in India
                               :: 2 ::
OBJECTIVE :
“To empower the Rural Children & Women to become a Literate through e-
Literacy Education and provide an opportunity to enhance their skills at
their door step, and to identify the inherent skills & indigenous knowledge
of Children and Women. To provide various personality development &
communication skills, community leadership courses at their door step to
Save their Energy, Time in transportation and to reduce the cost of
Education.

PHILOSOPHY :
“All power is with in us. Every one can do any thing and everything ” the
philosophy of Swamy Vivekananda. It has subject to support to the
inherent skills identification and provide the basic information & awareness
on time, at low cost and reliable”. We believe the method of Participatory
Information Appraisal (P.I.A.) and to work with Honest, Dedication,
Devotion and a Commitment to provide Quality Service..

PROJECT TITLE :
 “ e-LITERACY SCHOOL, MOBILE SKILLS EDUCATION &
TRAINING CENTRE FOR RURAL CHILDREN & WOMEN AT THEIR
DOOR STEP PROJECT ” AN INNOVATIVE PROJECT OF DHARANI
INTERNATIONAL SKILLS TRAINING CENTRE (DISTC).

WHERE DO WE IMPLEMENT ?
Initially the pilot project will be implemented in SHANKERPALLY
(Village & Mandal) in Rangareddy District, Andhra Pradesh, India. The
Shankerpally Mandal covers 25 villages. Each village have the distance
ranging from 2-10 kms. from Mandal Head quarters.
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TO WHOM IT’s being BENEFITTED ?
Now a days, every one is looking for, to have, earning sources out of their
work / service. Most of the people are working for, work for their self
rather to support Community / under privileged target group. The technical
expertise knowledge and its services are not reached the rural people. The
reaching of I.T. wisdom is far dream of Rural Children or Adolescent
Girls and Youth and particularly to illiterate men and women. On the
other hand it is also noticed everyday in the daily news papers about the
misuse of the funds support by donors etc.. The PRDS is committed for its
work and its promises. The project is aimed to extend the e-Literacy
Education to Rural Children and Women.                     Contd…….3
                                    :: 3 ::
Hence the proposed e-Literacy project would have 100% substantial
beneficial to Rural Children and Women and illiterate women. Thousands of
children would be trained in our project AND hope some of them shall
come out as Software Engineers over a period of time that much we are in
confident.

TARGET GROUP :
*     Children (Government & Private schools children)
      Not going School children and Drop out children & working
       children.
*       Illiterate Women * Youth * Housewives
*       and all other target groups i.e.: Vidya volunteers, Self-Help groups
        women; Dwacra Groups; Anganwadi Teachers and interested people.
TARGET :
      2500 CHILDREN, 1500 Youth and 1000 SHG Women as the
       target.
OUT REACH & NET WORKING :
Initially the out reach is targeted to 5000 Children, Youth & Women
population in the first year. Further, we proposed to work HOLISTICLLY
focus on Health education – Nutrition, Income Generation & Vocational
Training opportunities, Agriculture – Land Development, Family
Counselling on Alcohol and Liquor addicted & family disturbances and
Skills Education for All and impart education through the e-literacy
education programme even to illiterate men & women as special classes
and awareness campaigns at their village level and our DISTC Training
centre in Shankerpally. A specialized software was developed by Tata
Consultancy Services, Hyderabad for illiterate women and the same was
procured by DISTC to impart e-literacy for SHG Women.
The project is intended to work initially at village level and Mandal
Head quarter and then spread all 24 villages in the Mandal and spread
the same & replicate to other 32 mandals in Rangareddy District in A.P.

PERMISSION FROM DISTRICT COLLECT, R.R. DISTRICT, A.P.
The Society got a permission without funds from District Collector through
Chief Executive Officer, Zilla Praishad, Rangareddy District vide Lr. No.
B3/3824/2006, dt.13-12-2006 addressing to all the 33 Mandal Parishad
Development Officers in Rangareddy District to conduct “Awareness
Campaign and Training on e-literacy skills education at Village and Mandal
Level” and to cover all the target groups at their door step.
                                                              Contd……4
                                :: 4::
The Society has committed to organize Awareness Campaigns includes
Mobile Computer Education & Training for all in entire 33 Mandals in
Rangareddy District is a year long programme to cover entire District. The
e-Literacy campaign & Training progrmme sanction of permission by
the District Collector of Rangareddy District through Zilla Praja Parishad,
R.R. District is a positive indication of our efforts to lead as one of best
service oriented Educational Institutional on IT&C.

WHAT TO DO ?
As you, and all are aware in general sense, any project needs Idea,
identification of potentials, purpose and objective of project, Man-power
and efficient management to meet the task. At last and need of hour is the
Financial assistance or Grant-in-Aid. A detailed budget is enclosed as
Annexure to support the project.

WHO CAN SUPPORT ?
The like minded people, philanthropists, National and International Donors,
Corporate Banks, Finance Institutions, Charitable organizations, Educational
& Service Institutions, State and Central Govt. Departments and Individual
donors etc. can support for the Non-Recurring Infrastructure and Recurring
Core expenses to go ahead the project.

HOW TO DO ?

In this connection, the Society is appealing and requesting Donations,
Contributions, Grant-in-aid, and Financial Support for an Innovative
Mobile E-LITERACY Education School for Rural Children
Education project is the first in kind of e-education project in A.P.

HOW TO HELP THE PROJECT ?
There are several tools and the following components & peripherals are in
need to support & operate the project and request for aid .

      #     INTITIAL INFRASTRUCTURE REQUIRED :
           Pentium IV - Personal Computers.(Full set of 25 PCs. )
           Peripherals and its components – Monitor, Key boards, Mouse
           Furniture – Tables ( 25 Nos.)
                                                       Contd……5
                               :: 5 ::

           Electrical (earthing) & Electronic devices i.e. K-YAN with
            LCD projector, DVD Players, Screens, Mike Sets, Tape
            Recorder, Speakers.
           U.P.S. and Invertors, Batteries & Air conditioners
           Printers., Web Camera
           Note book/s – Lap top /s
           Mobile OMNI Van .
           Printing Material / Educational Booklets / Books
           CDs ( English, Telugu) on Language development
           Internet connection set up and incidental expenses
           Advertisement Banners / pamphlets & Centre support material
           News magazine support for children e-literacy development.
           Core Team and Faculty Man-power honorarium and volunteers
            cum Motivators support.

WHAT COURSES ARE INITIALLY TEACH ? IT’S DURATION ?

           Basic Computer Education – Introduction and it importance in
            today’s environment by C.Ds. in Telugu & English language
            irrespective of age. We can teach even 5 years old or 70 years
            age group people. For other students who are studying the
            basic course is as follows:.

*     MS- DOS *       MS-WORD *             WINDOWS
*     Basic Typing knowledge.

*     Second Level Computer Education :
      * MS-OFFICE Package – MS-Word , MS-Excel, MS-Power Point
      * MS- Access. * D.T.P. * M. D. T. P. * PHOTOSHOP* C, C ++
      * Visual Basic * Oracle * JAVA * Adobe Illustrator / Page Maker.

DURATION & TIME :

The duration of Each course have been designed for 30 days and daily One
hour for teaching & practical sessions at Training Centre & Mobile. For
Mobile teaching activity and awareness programs (in the village itself ) the
class also shall be One hour at designated Government School premise or
at suitable place within in village.
                                                       Contd…….6
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IS IT VIABLE PROJECT ?

Yes. It is a viable project and an exclusively Quality Assurance
Educational Service oriented project under the management of P.R.D.S. for
the benefit of Children even for 5 – 6 years age group and Adolescent Girls
and Women. The e-Literacy project is offering as a sustainable basis over
a period of time. Hence seeking an initial set up Infrastructure and Core
Support. It enable the Society to run the project in smooth and it create the
image in public as one of the best Educational service Institution. As per
our base line data survey reveals the children have shown very much interest
to learn such type of hi-tech computer costly education at their door step if
we offered.. But some of expressed of their social obstacles and inability
to under go training and procure / update their knowledge mainly due to
their family constrains and feeling that as it is the costly education. To
remove this hurdle feeling the mobile Awareness programmes would solve
their inherent feeling and able to understand the basic skill is necessary to
lead in the competitive market. Hence your SUPPORT WILL CREATE
A PATH TO CHILDREN AND WOMEN and able to render the quality
service which need in the .Education field.

IS IT CREATE ANY EMPLOYMENT for UN-EMPLOYED YOUTH ?

Yes. The project shall be created an initially for 10 un-employed youth
to work as “ Community Motivator cum Volunteer” and 5 members as
faculty and one Project Director. The ten volunteers would work in 25
villages of Shankerpally mandal in Rangareddy District and will be trained
to become a Faculty over a period of time. After completion of training and
performance of the candidates who has completed successfully and who
works one year of service with us as “Motivator cum volunteer” they may
be absorbed as local village Faculty in Computer Mobile Education
programme.

TO WHOM YOU HAVE TO CONTACT :
Panchavati Rural Development Society
(Regd. No. 4586/94) Admn. Office : 2-2-682, Pochamma Basti,
Near Genius Grammar High School, AMBERPET, Hyd-13. A.P. India
Phone : 040 – 6552 9885 Cell : 92463 79042 email : distc@rediffmail.com
Email : panchavati.society@rediffmail.com
                                                            Contd….7
                                    :: 7 ::

CONTACT PERSON : A. MURALIDHAR, Secretary

BANKING INFORMATION :

PANCHAVATI RURAL DEVELOPMENT SOCIETY
Savings Bank Account No. 201/34057 (Foreign Funds)
SYNDICATE BANK
SOMAJIGUDA BRANCH
Hyderabad – 500 082. Andhra Pradesh. India.

PANCHAVATI RURAL DEVELOPMENT SOCIETY
Savings Bank Account No. 5511 (Indian Funds)
A.P. STATE CO-OPERATIVE BANK LIMITED
VIDYUT SOUHA BRANCH
Hyderabad – 500 082. Andhra Pradesh. India.

AUDITOR’S ADDRESS :
M/s G.Sambasiva Rao & Co.,
Chartered Accountants,
8-3-682/1B, Navodaya Colony, Srinagar Colony, Hyderabad- 500 073.
Phone : 040 – 23742422

TAX BENEFITS for Donation / Contributions :

*     The Society was registered as Charitable Institution U/S 12A under
the Income Tax Act 1961 and the Donations are exempted U/S 80-G vide
Commissioner of Income Tax Letter No. C.I.T. AP-II No.
Hqrs.II/12A/80G/89/94-95, dt. 6-2-1996.


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                                  BUDGET
AN INNOVATIVE “ e-LITERACY SCHOOL, MOBILE SKILLS
EDUCATION & TRAINING CENTRE FOR RURAL CHILDREN &
WOMEN AT THEIR DOOR STEP PROJECT ”.
                                                    Amount in Rs.
NON-RECURRING :
 (Initial Infrastructure expenditure)
* Purchase of Computers @Rs.25000/- x 25 Nos.           6,25,000=00
* Furniture & Tables & Air conditioners                 1,25,000=00
* Educational Material (CDs, Floppies, Books,             25,000=00
       Materials etc)
* Mobile OMNI Vehicle (one )                            3,00,000=00
* Electrical, Electronic goods i.e. K-YAN LCD           1,50,000=00
   Projector with computer, earthing work,
   internet connection expns etc.                  =============
                                                   Rs.12,25,000=00
RECURRING :
(Operational Expenditure per month / year)
( Expenditure for a period of One year
 to cover 25 villages in Shankerpally Mandal )
      Project Director Honorarium @ 10000/- x 12M Rs. 1,20,000=00
* Faculty charges @ Rs.4000/- p.m
       x 5 members x 12 M                          Rs. 2,40,000=00
* Community Motivators & Volunteers
        10 members @ Rs.1500/- p.m. x
        10 x 12 months (to cover 25 villages)      Rs. 1,80,000=00
* Vehicle Maintenance & Driver Salary
        @ Rs.6000/-                                Rs. 72,000=00
       per month x 12 months
      Travel & conveyance (including Fuel cost)   Rs. 1,00,000=00
* Advertisement & Training centre Rent and          Rs. 48,000=00
    and office expns. @ Rs.4000/- p.m. x 12 months
                                                  ==============
                                                   Rs. 7,60,000=00
                                                  ==============
                                      Grand Total Rs. 19,85,000=00

Infrastructure cost       : Rs.12,25,000/-
Core staff & support      : Rs. 3,60,000/-
Opertional cost & Admn.   : Rs. 4,00,000/-
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PANCHAVATI RURAL DEVELOPMENT SOCIETY(PRDS)
                    (Regd.No. 4586/94, dt.19-9-1994)
Admn. Office :                                  Project Office :
H.No. 2-2-682, Pochammabasti,                   14-155, Mani Nilayam,
AMBERPET,                                       Beside B.Ed. College
Hyderabad – 500 013.A.P. 040-65529885           SHANKERPALLY
Email : panchavati.society@rediffmail.com       501 203 R.R. District.

To
Respected Sir,

Sir,
       Sub : Seeking support to promote “Mobile e-literacy education
             for all at their door step ” for all Children and Women in
             Village & Mandal level in Rangareddy District - Request
             Financial Aid – Regarding.
                                      ****
PANCHAVATI Rural Development Society (PRDS), is a voluntary
organization having its Administrative office at H.No. 2-2-682,
Pochammabasti, Amberpet, Hyderabad- 500 013. A.P. has planned to
implementing FIRST OF ITS KIND PROJECT on “Mobile e-Literacy
Education for all at their door step” Awareness Campaigns and
Training on e-Litercy Skills Education under             INFORMATION
TECHNOLOGY & COMMUNICATION (ITC) in Andhra Pradesh
targeting all school children, not going to school children and drop out
children and working children and SHG women in villages and all
Sarpanches, Z.P. Members, MPTC Members, Ward Members, Primary &
Z.P. School Head Masters & Teachers, Anganwadi Teachers, Village
Secretaries and illiterate men and women at large.

The Society got a permission without funds from Zilla Praishad,
Rangareddy District vide Lr. No. B3/3824/2006, dt.13-12-2006 addressing
to all the 33 Mandal Parishad Development Officers in Rangareddy District
to conduct “Awareness Campaign and Training on e-literacy skills education
at Village and Mandal Level” and to cover all the target groups at their door
step.

                                                                Contd…..2
                                       :: 2 ::

The Society has planned to conduct project at micro level by virtue of our
presentation with the concerned department the society has got permission to
organize Awareness Campaigns includes Mobile Computer Education &
Training for all in entire 33 Mandals in Rangareddy District. The e-
Literacy campaign & Training progrmme sanction of permission by the
District Collector of Rangareddy District through Zilla Praja Parishad, R.R.
District is a positive indication of our efforts to lead as one of best service
oriented Educational Institutional on IT&C.

It is well known fact that each Innovative or any thought project needs
right time support and with right action. We come to know through the net
you are supporting to various organizations.

Hence, we earnestly request you to go through our pilot project
proposal seeking Financial Aid for the Infrastructure / Non-Recurring
budget as Ist phase. As per our knowledge the project is the First of its
kind in the state of A.P. to impart e-literacy Education for all in
Rangareddy District on mobile it including Awareness & Training
programmes at their door step.

We seek your co-operation and a small support to launch the project at
an early time and provide an opportunity to serve the Nation.

Thanking you,

Yours sincerely
For PANCHAVATI RURAL DEVELOPMENT SOCIETY


A. MURALIDHAR
Secretary

Encl : A Pilot project proposal and a budget for your perusal and necessary
support.