Varthana provides loans and support to affordable private schools

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  • 400
    million

    school-age youth
    in India

  • 33%
    of children

    are not enrolled in
    any school

  • 1
    million

    join the work force every month

  • What would it take to prepare our youth for the future?

  • Loans

    Loans

    Varthana lends to affordable private schools (APS) offering project and infrastructure loans catered specifically to the context.Read about our services

  • Our Approach

    Our Approach

    Going beyond the lender-borrower dynamic, we focus on building long-term relationships that lead to lasting improvementsRead about our approach

  • Case Study

    Case Study

    Edith Douglas High School started in the early nineties, when Mrs. Victoria Robert could not find a school for the 60 orphans who were living with her.Read the story here

As India’s economy has expanded during the past two decades, an increasing number of India’s poor parents are now scraping together money to send their children to low-cost private schools in hopes of helping them escape poverty.

The New York Times