New Public School Samiti (NPSS)
S. M. Pandey is the founding member of the NPSS. He is an M.A. (Political Science) and M.A. (English Literature)He has initiated and completed more than 50 welfare projects successfully thereby benefiting more than 15 Lac people in association with different government and international agencies like UNICEF, The Brooke, UK, World Bank etc. The vision behind establishing the organisation is to promote socio economic development of the marganilised communities in the society.
About the organisation
New Public School Samiti (NPSS) as a non-profitable and non-political organisation established in the year 1981 at Lucknow (UP). The organisation has been working for over two decades in rural and urban areas for all round development of people focusing on issues like literacy, women empowerment, micro-credit promotion, providing vocational skills, agriculture development, reproductive and child health , water,sanitation and disaster management . The organisation is operational in nine districts of Uttar Pradesh and one district of Uttarakhand. NPSS has been awarded 'State Literacy Award’ in 2008 by Govt. of Uttar Pradesh for its outstanding contribution in the field of Literacy.
Association with Smile Foundation
Other Activities at NPSS
Jan Shikshan Sansthan
DASP Project – Unnao
Computer Training free of cost to SC/ST candidates
Integrated Development for Street Children Programme – Lucknow
Computer Training Centre Lucknow (running Smile Twin e Learning Programme)
Short Stay Home – Unnao
Family Counseling Centre – Unnao
Women Help Line - Unnao
Stories of Hope
Rajeev Kumar, 23 is a resident of Hardoi(UP).He could not continue his studies after 12th class due to financial constraints in the family. He was not able to find a good job because of lack of knowledge of computers. It was at this point that he got to know about the Smile Twin e-Learning Programme. After completing the course, he got placed with Life Insurance Corporation of India, Hardoi. Today he feels happy for being able to support his family financially.