Ek Tara Foundation for Betterment of Children and Underprivileged is the brain child of Chairman Founder Trustee, Geeta Puri, and Vice Chairman Founder Trustee, Jaya Mehra. The roots of the foundation germinated from the central idea of standing up and giving back to the society and we at Ek Tara are deeply indebted to the overwhelming support from our friends, colleagues and volunteers who have marched along with us in our endeavor to improve the lives of the not so fortunate and contributing to our mission of making the world a better place.

Ek Tara – August 2013 Update

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Ek Tara at Karmaveer Awards

EkTara children stole the limelight at the Karmaveer Puruskar 2012. Weeks of hardwork and practice paid off when all their efforts were appreciated with applause and aplomb by one and all at the awards function. It is this support that pushes our children to out do themselves and give their best in every aspect and help them evolve into better individuals. We at Ektara would like to thank all those who helped our children to focus and perform their act … Continue reading

Young Achievers of Ektara in news- Asian age 8th June

Delhi went green when kids from less privileged background got together in the atrium of Select City Walk to celebrate World Environment Day. Geeta Puri our founder was a proud person seeing the successful efforts of basti kids who showcased their talents through paintings on the theme – save the environment. Geeta feels it is necessary to inculcate the importance of taking care of our environment in our lives and she has taught this to all her children at Ektara. … Continue reading

Ek Tara Founder – Geeta Puri Felicitated

It was a great day for Ektara Foundation. Our never tiring founder trustee Ms. Geeta Puri was felicitated with Bharat Nirman Super Achiever Award 2013 in the field of social service. The honors were done by Dr. Kiran Bedi, Padma Vibhushan Sonal Mansingh, Padma Shri Dr. K K Aggarwal, Ravinder Bhandari. The award defines the untiring spirit of EkTara Foundation to excel in betterment of children and woman who are not so fortunate. The organization has been striving since its … Continue reading

EkTara Founders receive KarmaVeer Puraskar

The founders of EKTara have been felicitated with the Karmaveer Puraskar with both its co- founders, Mrs.Geeta Puri and Jaya Mehra receiving acknowledgement for their services towards their work for betterment of underprivileged children and families. The idea behind the Karmaveer Puraskar is to nominate and select citizens from all sectors. These awards are given to Individuals who practice true democracy by fighting for social justice and value the Power of ONE to light the candle and dispel the darkness. … Continue reading

EkTara features in People Magazine

EkTara since its inception has been making giant strides towards making a difference to thousands of underprivileged children and those not so fortunate in life. By the grace of god the NGO has not only been able to achieve its goals but is well on its way to expanding its reach and increasing its range of programs and classes for the underprivileged. Our hard work was noticed by the Peoples Magazine who were gracious to enlighten their viewers about our … Continue reading

Ek Tara features in Hindustan Times

The efforts of Ek Tara Organization has been applauded by the reporters of Hindustan Times who took out time from their busy schedule to visit our camps at Kotla and Lodhi Colony. Ek Tara though just one year old has six camps including one in Mussepur village in UP where most of the children are polio infected. Ek Tara foundation not only aims at helping the undepriviledged children in getting the requisite basic education but also has innovative programs to … Continue reading

EkTara’s Work Features in Times of India – June

The Times of India team visited the EkTara facilities at Harijan Camp, Lodhi Raod and Prem Nagar Basti and were impressed to see the progress the children were making at these camps.The children have been inspired to pick up new skills at these camps and at the same time hone their existing skills so that they can be groomed into better individuals and overcome their limitations and even aspire to be doctors, dancers and teachers when they grow up. We … Continue reading

Sai Baba Temple (Lodhi Road) English And Etiquette Class Program Features in Nav Bharat Times

EkTara Foundation has been gaining all round praise for its commitment and work in providing a helping hand to the underprivileged and ensuring that today’s children are tomorrow’s future. The team of reporter and journalists visiting our camps were pleasantly surprised with the level of English proficiency displayed by the Ektara children. One of the important aspects of the Ektara English Etiquette class is that apart from teaching English the class aims to instill the right civic sense and groom … Continue reading

EkTara features in Nav Bharat Times

The efforts of EkTara and the blessing of hundreds of well wishers is bearing its sweet fruit with good words and all round praise about the organization spreading rapidly with every passing day. Recently EkTara featured in Nav Bharat Times with the works of our organization at Harijan Camp, Lodhi Road and Prem Nagar being appreciated by the NavBharat Team and the entire reporting staff was extremely impressed by the level of English skills and knowledge exhibited by our children. … Continue reading