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Sankalp @ NEON RUN 2017 - STARTUP LEADERSHIP PROGRAM (SLP)

‘BETI PADAO’ CAMPAIGN

Sankalp was one of the two NGO’s chosen by the prestigious Startup Leadership Program to be a part of their endeavor toimprove the education levels among girls with Beti Padao campaign.

SLP has organized NEON 5k run on 4th March 2017 to This event was aimed at creating awareness and mobilizing funds to address the issue of vulnerable girls being forced to drop out of school due to socio-economic, cultural and family reasons. More than 350 entrepreneurs of leading start-ups were a part of the event to promote the cause of girls’ education. The run has generated a sponsorship of INR 600,000i. Today thanks to these resources Sankalp would be able to support 50 more girls to achieve their dreams of a quality education through this event.

The run was flagged off at T Hub, Gachibowli by Olympics athletic coach Mr. Nagapuri Ramesh. Truly the atmosphere was electric and one could notice the clear dedication of the participants to the cause of girl child education

We immensely thank SLP and the major donors for the program were Aurobindo Pharma, Grabon, Flytta, Imaginate and Leanspoon.