Ramakrishna Vedanta Vidyapith, Pal-Chaudhuri School
Providing free quality education and opportunity
for socio-economically disadvantaged and at-risk
children and women to thrive in West Bengal, India.
Morning Assembly with students and staff at Shakti Empowerment Education Executive Director Indrani, and Chairman Ajay Pal-Chaudhuri back row in white).
Shakti Empowerment Education Foundation (SEEschool.org) Foundation for Children and Women, Ramakrishna Vedanta Vidyapith, provides free quality female empowerment focused education, literacy and vocational training for 300 children and women in West Bengal, India. The Sanskrit word Shakti refers to the feminine creative energy of life and love. Co-founded by Ajay and Indrani Pal-Chaudhuri, SEEschool works in collaboration with the community, parents, teachers and volunteers, focusing on innovative interventions to address gaps in the education system for students from the lowest income families.
SEEschool provides a comprehensive approach of education, sports, meals, clothing, a library and ayurvedic clinic for students and mothers, as well as micro-financing for women's collectives.