Save the Children (registered as Bal Raksha Bharat)

Works towards Livelihood, Women Empowerment, Skill Development, Health & nutrition, education, child protection & advocacy and emergency response.

  • Gold Certified 2023
  • 80G
  • 12A
  • CSR-1
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  • Headquarters

    Gurgaon, Haryana

  • Since


Founded in 1919, Save the Children (SC) has been working in India as an independent entity since 2008.With ongoing 65 projects in 16 states, we have i Read morempacted the lives of over 1.4 crore+ children so far our Project focus State include Delhi, Bihar, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Odisha, J&K, Assam, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana & Tamil Nadu. Health & nutrition, education, child protection & advocacy and emergency response are major thematic areas. We believe that every children deserves a right start, quality education and protection from harm. We have reached 14.77 lakh Children from April’21 to March’22. By 2024, we aim to catalyze inclusive and equitable development for atleast 4 million of the most deprived children and influence policies to positively impact the lives of many more.


Since 2008, Save the Children has been working in several states of India to help children get a happy childhood and a bright future. Health & nutrition, education, child protection & advocacy and emergency response are the major Project focus areas on which Save The Children in working for underprivileged and marginalized Children including boys and girls ,Women,Youth,Waste picker community,migrant labourers.


We have impacted the lives of over 1.4 crore+ children so far from our Project in State including Delhi, Bihar, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Odisha, J&K, Assam, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana & Tamil Nadu.


47,35,605 children have been provided access to quality education and support, 94,58,423 children have been protected from different forms of harm, 89,05,451 children have benefitted from projects on healthcare & nutrition, 1,40,260 children are now free from the clutches of poverty, 5,35,885 children have been equipped to deal with disasters, 24,72,419 children have been given the provision of humanitarian relief.

Vision & Mission

Vision- A world in which every Child attains the right to Survival, Protection, Development and Participation. Mission- To inspire breakthrough in the way the world treats Children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

Donor History

Nokia, H&M Foundation, Mondelez, P&G, R&B


Impact Metrics

  • Impacted Lives of Vulnerable Children

    Program Name

    Child Protection and Poverty

    Year-wise Metrics
    • 2016-17 1364000
    • 2019-20 773000
    • 2020-21 1096000
    • 2021-22 1477762
    • 2022-23 1390000
  • Provided Humanitarian Response as Disaster Relief

    Program Name

    Disaster Response

    Year-wise Metrics
    • 2016-17 284052
    • 2017-18 363300
    • 2018-19 40000
    • 2019-20 54000
    • 2020-21 1533372
  • Learning Improvement in 3-6 Year Old Children

    Year-wise Metrics
    • 2020-21 1775
    • 2021-22 1625
  • Learning Improvement in 6-14 Year Old Children

    Year-wise Metrics
    • 2019-20 2530
    • 2020-21 5320
    • 2021-22 4650
  • Teachers Trained

    Year-wise Metrics
    • 2019-20 40
    • 2020-21 60
    • 2021-22 50
  • #Children Impacted

    Year-wise Metrics
    • 2020-21 80
    • 2021-22 100
  • #Migrant Families Impacted

    Year-wise Metrics
    • 2020-21 160
    • 2021-22 340
  • #Govt Teachers Trained

    Year-wise Metrics
    • 2020-21 26
    • 2021-22 54
  • #Indirect Beneficiaries Reached

    Year-wise Metrics
    • 2020-21 2500
    • 2021-22 3500
  • #Families Engaged in Tea Estate Impacted

    Year-wise Metrics
    • 2020-21 500
    • 2021-22 700
  • Anganwadi Workers and Primary Grade Teachers Impacted

    Year-wise Metrics
    • 2020-21 18
    • 2021-22 25
  • School Children Impacted

    Year-wise Metrics
    • 2020-21 160
    • 2021-22 200
  • Municipal Officers and Staff Impacted

    Year-wise Metrics
    • 2020-21 20
    • 2021-22 25

Theory of Change

Be the voice
Advocate and campaign for better policies and practices to fulfill children’s rights and to ensure that children’s voices are heard (particularly the most marginalised).
Be the innovator
develop and prove evidence-based, replicable breakthrough solutions to problems facing children.
Achieve results at scale
support effective implementation of best practices, programmes and policies for children, leveraging our knowledge to ensure sustainable impact at scale.
build partnerships.
collaborate with children, civil society organisations, communities, governments and the private sector to share knowledge, influence others and build capacity to ensure children’s rights are met.

Milestones & Track Record

Lives of 16,01,812 children impacted through our work in 2022, through Education 3,32,873 children impacted,205535 Children were protected through various forms of harm,343994 Children impacted through projects on Health & Nutrition, 96994 Children impacted through poverty and inclusion.

Donor Testimonial

Rakesh Kapoor,CEO,Reckitt Benckiser India,"“Our partnership with Save the Children will go some way to creating lasting improvements in the health and hygiene of vulnerable children and families globally.”
Sanjay Malik, Vice President & Head of India Market,"“India is a country with tremendous potential to reap its demographic dividend. But this is possible only when our children are kept safe and empowered. It is encouraging to receive this tremendous support from the state government to continue in our efforts with Save the Children to ensure school children have access to information on safety that will ensure a secure future for them.”
Ophira Bhatia,Director - Corporate affairs,Mondelez International,"“We are delighted with the impact our contribution has made in the programme districts and the counsel, support and pro-activeness of the (SC) team.”
Per Heggenes,CEO,IKEA Foundation,"“Through our long term collaboration with Save the Children… we are helping children all over the world break the cycle of poverty and build a brighter future for themselves.”

Leadership Team

  • Namrata Jaitli

    Director - Policy and Programme Impact

  • Sudarshan Suchi


  • Santanu Chakraborty

    Director Program Implementation

  • Yasmin Riaz

    Director Resource Mobilisation

  • Mr. Subhashish Neogi

    Director Finance,Admin & IT

  • Sangeeta Narula

    Director Human Resource

Demographics & Structure

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  • Diversity Metrics

    62% women


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Awards & Recognitions

Save the Children was recognised with Best ‘Not-for-Profit of the Year’ under Social and Business Enterprise Responsible Awards 2021 (SABERA 2021), #AllyUpForHer Campaign Wins Gold in the ‘Best Not for Profit’ Campaign at ET Brand Equity Shark Awards 2021, #AllyUpForHer Campaign Wins Bronze at Exchange4Media’s Indian Content Marketing Awards, GOLD AT AFAQS DIGIES’21 FOR BEST VIRAL VIDEO AND BEST CSR CAMPAIGN, BRONZE AT AFAQS FOXGLOVE’21 AWARDS

Registration Details

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  • 12A


  • 80G


  • FCRA

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    Save The Children

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