Though others in the philanthropic world share our belief in the need for robust education assessment tools and approaches in India, the current situation with practical yet scientific assessment solutions is disappointing.
Supporting 1,500 scholars per year in their pursuit of a college diploma has required us to explore countless roads less traveled by other college completion programs and scholarship providers and implement the most innovative and flexible ideas to best assist students.
With an estimated 5.7 million HIV- and AIDS-positive residents, South Africa is believed to have highest prevalence of the disease in the world. Women and children are among the hardest hit, with an estimated 3.2 million women and 280,000 children infected.
CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Travis County is stepping in to fill a critical void by matching trained community volunteers with cases and providing the individualized attention the children deserve.