Smt. Ram Pyari Bhatia Girl Child Empowerment Program

Asha for Education, Austin Chapter, is grateful and proud to partner with the Bhatia Family, to help educate and empower underprivileged girls in India. “Smt. Ram Pyari Bhatia Girl Child Empowerment Program” has been instituted in 2022 in the memory of Smt. Ram Pyari Bhatia, who migrated to Delhi after partition; raised and educated her four children through financial hardship.

Following Asha Austin projects are supported by grants from this program to benefit 2000+ girls.

  1. Navjyoti’s Kishori Kendra, an adolescent girls vocational training program, based in rural Uttar Pradesh
  2. Antyodoy Anath Ashram, a vocational training program for mainly adolescent girls in rural West Bengal
  3. Garima, a supplemental education program for adolescent girls run by educated young women from the community in rural Chhattisgarh

This program is currently accepting donations. Please check if your company matches your donation to maximize the impact of donation! Check below FAQ & Contact us for any questions regarding company matching.

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Yes. We do accept matching donations. This is a great way to double the impact of your donation. Many companies match the donations of their employees and/or retirees. If your employer matches donations made to 501(c)(3) organizations, please submit a matching donation request to your employer. If you have any questions about this process, please write to for assistance.

  • Search “Asha for Education” in your Company’s Giving Portal.
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    • Address : PO Box 888080, Los Angeles, CA 90088-8080
    • EIN : 77-0459884
  • Provide details about your donation on the Giving portal.
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  • Please email so that we may know to expect a donation match.