Accredited Schools & Formal Education

Children’s Hope India Girls School

Bhopal, India

The Children’s Hope India Girls School seeks to empower girls through education. The school provides quality education in English, including medical and nutritional support, sports, arts, parenting involvement, and highly-trained teachers. The school serves girls (from 5th to 12th grade) who would not otherwise be able to attend school.

CHI Hope Foundation Primary School

Bhuj, India

The goal of this program is to provide education in this impoverished community. The K-8 school incorporates intuitive learning software, field trips, extracurricular activities, festival and holiday celebrations into the curriculum. Students also receive health and hygiene support, as well as nutrition.

CHI Ekalavya Schools

Hyderabad and Bangaluru, India

The goal of this program is to provide formal education opportunities to underprivileged children. The fully-accredited school provides formal learning, skills training, eye and ENT care, dental care, nutrition, physical education, meditation.

CHI Jagati School

Jammu, India

This program is a unique partnership with the government of Jammu and Kashmir to offer a safe and engaging learning environment to refugee families that live in this settlement. The renovated K-8 school includes a nursery program, a playground, and a computer center, as well as midday meals for students.

CHI Milaan

Sitapur, India

Our newest partner is in Sitapur, Uttar Pradesh, a new state for CHI. Together, we provide Early Childhood Education, the foundation for all education in line with the UN’s SDGs and the Indian government’s mandate.

CHI Higher Education Scholarship Program

Bhopal, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Kolkata

Through scholarships, we seek to support the brightest students coming from the poorest economic backgrounds and give them quality education and the necessary tools to succeed. Participating students must meet specific benchmarks (i.e., continuation of education, academic performance, attendance, and conduct) and are supported from the earliest years through post-secondary education.

CHI Educate A Child Program

Bhopal, India

These programs seek to support underprivileged children with education. We enable students to attend school, we provide them with a nutritious midday meal, and we ensure their medical care by running a medical dispensary.

Non-Formal Education


New Delhi, India

This program seeks to provide a safe and encouraging learning environment to keep young children off the street. The program provides early childhood education, helps children transition into formal schooling and provides remedial tutoring. All participants receive a midday snack.

CHI-UJAS Asha Kendra

Jodhpur, India

Through this program, we seek to provide marginalized refugee children and families with essential educational and economic opportunities, including successful transition into the formal education system. Our program provides preschool for 3-5 year olds, remedial learning for those in school to prevent drop-outs, non-formal education opportunities in math, science, English and Hindi in order to transition students into the formal education system, as well as support to access citizenship and aid programs.

CHI-Prayas Cradle-to-Career Program

New Delhi, India

This community-based program seeks to empower vulnerable children and their families. The program provides comprehensive programming that includes a day care center, non-formal education, remedial learning, after-school learning, school through grade 5, vocational training, computer training, awareness programs on social and gender issues, women’s empowerment groups, medical support and health camps, and access to government support. All participants receive a midday meal.

Special Initiatives

CHI Society for Children’s Welfare 

Kolkata, India

In partnership with CHI-SICW, we currently support young people in attaining their career goals ranging from nursing, math, agricultural sciences, business and engineering.

CHI-SBT School 

New Delhi, India

With our dedicated team of professionals, we provide access to education for children, particularly street children. Children learn math, science, English and Hindi through fun learning activities, prayers and are given nutritious snacks.

Health & Mental Wellbeing

CHI-Shishur Sevay

Kolkata, India

We seek to provide a safe home for at-risk girls who have been abandoned or orphaned. The program is inclusive and individualized, designed to serve girls with special needs, giving them a loving, nurturing, and rewarding life through education, rehabilitation, and social skill development.

CHI Mobile Medical Unit

Mumbai, India

Through this program we seek to ensure that even children and families in the most remote villages of India can access health services. The van provides check-ups, immunizations, medicines, iron and multivitamin supplements, information sessions on topics like HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis and focuses on combating anemia in women and low BMI in children.

CHI Sight for the Sightless

Pune, India

This program’s goal is to help combat blindness and preventable eye disease in rural areas. We provide eye exams, glasses, and essential surgeries, as well as education for parents and teachers on eye health care and identifying eye disorders.

Local NYC Projects

CHI Long Island Camp Scholarships

Nassau County, New York

This program seeks to give homeless children the chance to experience summer camp and encourage them to stay off the streets. Thanks to CHI scholarships, homeless children participate in six weeks of summer camp. Scholarships are granted to 25 homeless children.

CHI-WORC After School Tutorial Program

Nassau County, New York

Our program seeks to provide educational, social and emotional support to children whose parents are in the criminal justice system. We provide participating children with homework help, technology support and mentoring. The program serves approximately 50 children whose mothers are in the criminal justice system.