Make a visit to an Ekal school (Van Yatra) part of your itinerary. It will be a very rewarding experience. There are over 58,000 schools, with enrollment of 1.5 million children. Donation of $500 supports one school, average enrollment 30 children. Ekal schools are spread over the length and breadth of India. These villages generally do not have even basic necessities of life. Experience firsthand nobility of character amid illiteracy and poverty. Ekal volunteers will make all the arrangements for the visit. Visitors will be responsible for their travel expenses to and from the village school.
For enquiries, you may contact Ekal volunteers in your area and submit the online form found
Main contact for the visits:
Vandana Nagpal Shah
235 Ambleside Drive,
London ON N6G 4P4
Please visit Ekal website www.ekal.org for further information.
Ekal Canada head office – Subhash Chander Secy. Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation of Canada
5448 Elgar Court