Literacy India

location: GurgaonHaryana

Donation Option Amount INR Actions
General Fund
For all donors | tax benefit: 50% | more
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Literacy India has clearly set the three E's as its goal on a process of achieving in next decade i.e., Education, Empowerment and Employment.
We started in 1996 with 5 children at a construction site in Palam Vihar Gurgaon, today we have 100+ centres in an around Delhi, NCR across few states in India and have reached out to more than 500000 beneficiaries. Literacy India expanded its work on women empowerment by training over 20,000 women, 3000 children per annum.
Captain Indraani Singh, Managing Trustee and Founder is also a pilot, senior commander with Air India. She is the first Woman Commander on wide bodied aircraft AIRBUS - 300 in the world, also now moved on to A320 Airbus fleet of aircrafts and has logged more than 15000 hours of flying. She introduced digital learning module Gyantantra Digital Dost to reach more children, out of school, not upto academic level and quality learning outcome. Three E's has been evolved by LI under her guidance. For giving a platform to women's talent from the rural belt, she found INDHA under which all kinds of craft is being sold at many online portals
Full time staff :245
Part time staff:0
Contract staff :0
Volunteers: 150
Total Receipts for 2016-2017 is INR 63314394
Total Payments for 2016-2017 is INR 62532235
Activities and reach for the latest full Financial Year
No. of students receiving mainstream English Medium : 450
No. of slum children helped to hone their talent, Value Education : 10200
No. of children (attending regular school) Quality Education: 1045
No. of children (not attending regular school)/ Remedial Support : 2750
No. of youth , Women Trained/skilled : 14356
No. of beneficiaries who have been provided health Support : 13270
No. of children impacted using Gyantantra  digital Dist ICT tool: 15500
No. of women who benefitted through the Indha/ Artisan developmetn: 600
Rewards & Recognition
In 2015, Literacy india was awarded the International School Award by the British Council Outstanding development of the international dimension in the curriculum
In 2015, Literacy india was awarded the Hall of The Fame by the Civil Society Recognition of Work
Self generated ( fees/ subscriptions/ interest/ community contributions/ proceeds from sale of goods or services produced by the organisation etc.)3,143,4751,556,6271,203,951
Donation from Indian individuals through GiveIndia2,163,3001,058,9000
Other donations from Indian individuals11,657,57113,428,7631,768,317
Donations from foreign individuals through GiveIndia2,970,1191,570,0180
Other donations from foreign individuals3,986,51813,308,472489,962
Grants from Indian sources ( trusts/ govt/ companies/ foundations)20,312,5189,945,54124,090,244
Grants from International sources ( under FCRA)19,080,8937,186,77613,851,826
Sale of assets000
Total Receipts63,314,39449,043,53042,406,644
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PAYMENTS (Capital)
Capital items purchased for the organisation, excluding investment ( Fixed Deposits etc.)000
Capital items purchased for beneficiaries07,838,5867,000,472
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PAYMENTS (Revenue)
Programme related2016-20172015-20162014-2015
Salaries and benefits27,399,63821,374,58814,823,035
Staff training6,218519,1370
Staff travel2,623,5892,248,8771,091,732
Consultant's fees987,752953,0350
Office support expenses ( rent/ telephone/ electricty etc.)9,220,9717,695,5044,237,048
Materials procurred ( consummables as seed/ food/ books/ provisions etc.)10,203,4875,239,0361,038,359
Grants/ donations given to other organisations as part of programme000
Depreciation ( to be taken from Income and Expenditure account)3,671,4933,877,9952,496,906
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Non-programme related2016-20172015-20162014-2015
Salaries and benefits00480,000
Staff training000
Staff travel0019,455
Office support expenses ( rent/ repairs/ telephone/ electricity etc.)009,215
Communication ( correspondence/ Annual Reports/ brochures/ appeals/ website etc.)000
Consultants' fees ( audit/ legal/ programme )00329,119
Depreciation ( to be taken from Income and Expenditure account)000
Other non-programme expenses00486,318
Total Payments62,532,23554,745,80240,056,864
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 Registration Details
Sr. Type of Registration
1 Trust [No.23614]
2 PAN Number:AAATL0376J
3 12-A [No.612/96/97]
4 80G [No.DIT(E)/2012-13/2044]
5 FCRA [No.231660156]
6 35AC [No.]
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 S.Sahoo & Co , CA
 107,Laxman singh complex,Munirka
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 Staff Remuneration (INR)
Gross salary plus benefits paid to staff (in INR) p.m. Male Female Total
 less than 5,000148296
 5,000 – 10,0002873101
 10,000 – 25,000222446
 25,000 – 50,000729
 50,000 – 1,00,000112
 Greater than 1,00,000000
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Total annual payments consultants (in INR)Number of consultants
 less than 5,0000
 5,000 – 10,0000
 10,000 – 25,00021
 25,000 – 50,0001
 50,000 – 1,00,0000
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 Staff Remuneration (p.a.)
1 Highest Paid: INR 125000
2 Lowest Paid: INR 2000
3 Head of the Organisation: INR 125000
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 Board Expenses
Sr. Detail Amount(INR)
1 International travel0
2 Domestic travel0
3 Local conveyance0
4 Entertainment expenses0
5 Other0
  Total 0
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Annual Report & Audited Financials
1Annual report not available.
2Audited Financial Report not available.
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Board Members
SI.Name (Age)Gender, Position, Gross Remuneration, Relation to other members
1 Capt. Indraani Singh
 Female, Founder & Managing Trustee , INR 0.00,
2 Anil Kalia
 Male, Trustee, INR 0.00,
3 Rajpal Singh Duggal
 Male, Trustee, INR 0.00,
4 AM Denzil Keelor
 Male, Chairman, INR 0.00,
5 Joy Kumar Jain
 Male, trustee, INR 0.00,
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Board Members Background
1 Capt. Indraani Singh Is currently working as a Pilot with the INDIAN AIRLINES, commanding the Airbus-380. She has the distinction of being Asia's first Woman Commander. She dedicates her time enthusiastically with these children hoping that they will one day chart their own course.
2 Anil Kalia  A hotelier by profession and known in the hotel industry as a very hard working and honest man. Being in the service industry he was able to take care of the Project of Vocational skill training of the Youth
3 Rajpal Singh Duggal  He is known in his circle as a financial wizard. His expertise has helped Literacy India in budgeting and structuring the various projects. He has an experienced background specially working with DCM Group, Raunaq Group and Apollo Tyres Ltd. He has vast experience in social work and has also closely worked with missionaries of charity
4 AM Denzil Keelor Chairman - He retired from the INDIAN AIR FORCE and has dedicated his life to various social causes. He has been in the past the President of YMCA.
5 Joy Kumar Jain  Joy Kumar Jain Managing Director at Joy Financial Consulting Private Limited and Certified, professional CA.
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Board Resolution
SubjectsBoard Meeting/Annual General Body Meeting DateNo. of members presentStrength of the board at the time of this meeting
Budget for the year 2016-201712/03/201733
Programmes/ Projects for the year 2016-201712/03/201733
Annual Report for the year 2015-201608/09/201733
Financial Audit Report for the year 2015-201608/09/201733
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External Reviews
1CAF India
2CAF India
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Staff International Travel
No member of this organisation has undergone foreign travel in recent years.
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Data is not available

You can communicate with Literacy India at
Capt. Indraani Singh
J-1365 Palam Vihar-
Gurgaon - 122017,India

Or you can reach Literacy India here
Phone : 91 124 3266826, 91 9810049692
Fax : 91 11 28061719
E-mail :


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