Techno India Collaboration with Robinhood Academy for Supporting Street Children in Kolkata


News Desk, News Nation 360: The Techno India Group embarked upon a brilliant initiative, providing its strong support and infrastructure to the Robinhood Academy in its efforts to empower children from the socially and economically challenged sections of society. The Robinhood Academy, which works on an all-India basis to develop street children’s inclination towards learning, has been aiming to begin its Kolkata chapter for a long time. Joining hands with the Techno India University - one of the largest educational institutions of Bengal that have been operational for decades now in empowering and producing successful professionals, academics and innovators who are working and leading prime positions in some of the biggest organisations all over the world – the Robinhood Academy launched its first Kolkata project in Karunamoyee. A large number of willing students from Techno India University have warmly and openly volunteered to teach and strengthen street children in basic subjects like Mathematics, English and Arts. The Academy, which seeks to empower 8000 underprivileged children by providing their primary education in order to prepare them for school admissions, has been deeply benefited from this association with enthusiastic students of Techno India University taking up responsibility with strong commitment and efficiency. Executive Director and Chief Innovation Officer of the Techno India Group, Meghdut Roychowdhury expressed that  this  is  not  their  first  collaboration with the Robinhood Academy. In the recent past,

Robinhood Academy. In the recent past, they have supported the Robinhood Army, the relief wing of the organization, in the Sunderbans for the distribution of food and other relief items. The Techno India Group is very happy to have finally struck up a long-term association with the Robinhood Academy where their students are getting the opportunity to serve the underprivileged children over weekends by imparting the gift of education. Only education can help solve some of the biggest problems plaguing society today and take the nation forward in days to come. With regular weekend classes, excursions and standardised curriculum, the Techno India students under the aegis of the Robinhood Academy, have expanded their territories from Karunamoyee, Salt Lake to Hastings in Central Kolkata, BBD Bagh in Howrah and Garia in south Kolkata. 

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Report : Anustup Kundu