Foundation  for  Women  and  Children  -

An education and empowerment non-profit foundation providing free quality

education and opportunity for 300 socio-economically disadvantaged and

at-risk children and women annually, to thrive in West Bengal, India. 

Morning Assembly with students and staff at Shakti Empowerment Education  (Executive Director Indrani, Headmistress Kirshna Pal-Chaudhuri and Chairman Ajay Pal-Chaudhuri back row in white)

Shakti Empowerment Education Foundation ( Foundation for Children and Women, Ramakrishna Vedanta Vidyapith, provides free quality female empowerment focused education, literacy and vocational training for 300 children and women annually 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.

Women's vocational training classes (with Indrani filming, Ajay in white, Krishna in yellow)

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