KHUSHII (Kinship for humanitarian social and holistic intervention in India) is an independent, non-governmental and non-profit organisation working for the up-liftment and holistic development of underprivileged children, women and vulnerable families. Founded in December of 2003 by Cricket legend Mr. Kapil Dev,KHUSHII is currently working in 6 states in India namely Delhi, Rajasthan, Haryana, Telangana, Maharashtra and Karnataka reaching out to approx. 28,000 children and impacting lives of more than 5 lakh in the communities in their fight against poverty, abandonment, social neglect.
Through its flagship programme ‘Shikshaantra Plus’, KHUSHII addresses the challenges of poor infrastructure, low Pupil-Teacher Ratio, low learning levels and drop-out in government schools. Its ‘Complete School Transformation’ model in collaboration with State Education departments improves the school through remedial education, improving WASH, digital learning tools, STEM, sports and recreational facilities in school. KHUSHII in its endeavour to integrate communities with development of school initiated the programme ‘Shiksha aur Vikas’ in nearby communities. The programme works on the aspects of Adult Education and Life Skills, Health and Sanitation, Financial Inclusions and Economic empowerment through Skill Development and Livelihood. Our distinctive goal is to empower women and children from poor and marginalised communities leading to improved life of dignity through economic empowerment, better health and education.