Programmes

Impact

Over 12000 Lives Touched
97000 Indirect Impact
36000 Social media outreach
50000 Media outreach
25 Partner locations
2577 hour-long sessions conducted
2223 children impacted

Partners

  • HT Paathshaala

    HT Paathshaala

  • Girl Rising

    Girl Rising

  • BeyondSport

    BeyondSport

  • HeForShe

    HeForShe

  • Menstrual Hygiene Day

    Menstrual Hygiene Day

  • StoryWeaver

    StoryWeaver

  • Results For Development

    Results For Development

  • Cambridge RSP

    Cambridge RSP

  • Eco Femme

    Eco Femme

  • BolteRaho

    BolteRaho

  • Girls Count

    Girls Count

  • Help Your NGO

    Help Your NGO

  • Samhita Social Ventures

    Samhita Social Ventures

  • GuideStar India

    GuideStar India

  • Janeshwar Mishra Park Community

    Janeshwar Mishra Park Community

  • Husadiya Slum

    Husadiya Slum

  • Khidmat Foundation

    Khidmat Foundation

  • Bhartiya Balika Vidyalaya

    Bhartiya Balika Vidyalaya

  • Rajakiya Baal Griha (Baalak), Mohaan Road

    Rajakiya Baal Griha (Baalak), Mohaan Road

  • Rajkiya Bal Griha (Balika)

    Rajkiya Bal Griha (Balika)

  • Study Hall Foundation

    Study Hall Foundation

  • Prayaas

    Prayaas

  • Mamta Foundation

    Mamta Foundation

  • Justice Triveni Sahai Shiksha Niketan

    Justice Triveni Sahai Shiksha Niketan

  • Pramodini School

    Pramodini School

  • Nav Srijan

    Nav Srijan

  • Lucknow Childrens’ Home (Girls)

    Lucknow Childrens’ Home (Girls)

  • Akanksha School

    Akanksha School

  • Acharya Narendra Dev Academy

    Acharya Narendra Dev Academy

  • Deepshikha

    Deepshikha

  • Samarth Foundation

    Samarth Foundation

  • Ehsaas

    Ehsaas

  • UNICEF

    UNICEF

  • Help2Grow

    Help2Grow

  • Letzchange

    Letzchange

  • Letzdream Foundation

    Letzdream Foundation

  • Gudville

    Gudville

  • WishBerry

    WishBerry

  • HopeMonkey

    HopeMonkey

Our Team

  • Akshai Abraham

    Akshai Abraham

  • Angana Prasad

    Angana Prasad

  • Abhilasha Sachan

    Abhilasha Sachan

  • Vivekanand Srivastava

    Vivekanand Srivastava

  • Arnab Ozah

    Arnab Ozah

  • Pooja Singh

    Pooja Singh

  • Veena Singh

    Veena Singh

  • Vikram Namdev (Vicky)

    Vikram Namdev (Vicky)

  • Rohit Srivass

    Rohit Srivass

  • Amit Kumar

    Amit Kumar

  • Ayushi Srivastava

    Ayushi Srivastava

  • Divyansha Kumar

    Divyansha Kumar

  • Arushi Dhawan

    Arushi Dhawan

  • Yukti Malik

    Yukti Malik

  • Shyam Chand Rajput

    Shyam Chand Rajput

  • Pooja Kashyap

    Pooja Kashyap

  • Anjali Singh

    Anjali Singh

  • Joy Banerjee

    Joy Banerjee

  • Smriti Goswami

    Smriti Goswami

  • Freedom

    Freedom

  • Sanyam Bijani

    Sanyam Bijani

  • Taru Saxena

    Taru Saxena

  • Tanuja Setia

    Tanuja Setia

  • Niti Saxena

    Niti Saxena

  • Dr. Amrita Dass

    Dr. Amrita Dass

  • Divya Mukand

    Divya Mukand

  • Rohit Dass

    Rohit Dass

  • Deeksha Bhatia

    Deeksha Bhatia

  • Radhika Sharma

    Radhika Sharma

  • Farida Abraham

    Farida Abraham

  • Surabhi Kapoor

    Surabhi Kapoor

  • Shinjini Singh

    Shinjini Singh

  • Aashrita Dass

    Aashrita Dass

  • Somya Agarwal

    Somya Agarwal

  • Sandeep Tewari

    Sandeep Tewari

  • Kamzason Hangsing

    Kamzason Hangsing

  • Alisha Asif

    Alisha Asif

  • Sanjay Mucharla

    Sanjay Mucharla

  • Chandni Mathur

    Chandni Mathur

  • Franziska Litwinski

    Franziska Litwinski

  • Jayant Chatterjee

    Jayant Chatterjee

  • Pooja Yadav

    Pooja Yadav

  • Poonam Rajput

    Poonam Rajput

  • Sera Kazmi

    Sera Kazmi

  • Abhinandan Quiriyal

    Abhinandan Quiriyal

  • Avinash Deori

    Avinash Deori

  • Irma Hussain

    Irma Hussain

  • Prakriti Gurnani

    Prakriti Gurnani

  • Mirza Aslaan Baig

    Mirza Aslaan Baig

  • Lubna Afzal

    Lubna Afzal

  • Aditi Ghildyal

    Aditi Ghildyal

  • Elin Nelson

    Elin Nelson

  • Shweta Singh

    Shweta Singh

  • Hitkarsh Srivastava

    Hitkarsh Srivastava

  • Priyank Simon

    Priyank Simon

  • Suyash Mishra

    Suyash Mishra

  • Ekta Singh

    Ekta Singh

  • Iccha Kohli

    Iccha Kohli

Events

Awards & Recognitions

  • Mahindra – Spark the Rise

    Winner of Mahindra – Spark the Rise contest

    Winner of the first round of the Mahindra – Spark the Rise contest on the basis of public voting and jury selection in November 2012.

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  • Sadguru Gnananda Fellowship

    Awarded with the Sadguru Gnananda Fellowship

    Our founder was awarded with the Sadguru Gnananda Fellowship in August 2014 by the Centre for Social Initiative and Management (CSIM-MSDS) . This fellowship is given to only 3 individuals each year

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  • Karmaveer Chakra

    Awarded with the Karmaveer Chakra

    Our founder was awarded with the Karmaveer Chakra award in November 2012, a National Medallion for Social Justice and Citizen Action the Chakra instituted by iCONGO awarded individuals who have worked

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  • Amazing Indians

    Featured on a TV show "Amazing Indians" on Times Now

    Our founder was featured on a TV show "Amazing Indians" on Times Now channel  in January 2014 for his stellar work with underprivileged children.

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  • Featured as a changemaker in Times of India

    Featured as a changemaker in Times of India in September 2012

    Got featured for bringing positive change in life of underprivileged and street children, both in and out of schools through sports.

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  • Featured by Niti Consulting group in March 2013

    Featured by Niti Consulting group in March 2013

    Niti consulting featured Project KHEL in March 2013 appreciating its innovative approach to build life skills through sports.

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  • Featured on Volunteer Weekly

    Featured on Volunteer Weekly as a story of inspiration, in March 2013

    Volunteer Weekly is a web platform to bring together stories and resources on volunteering for individuals and organizations.  

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  • Featured in Dasra’s Research Report on Sport for Development

    Dasra’s research report on "Sport for Development" in India featured  Project KHEL as an important organization contributing to the sector.

    Dasra is India’s leading strategic philanthropy foundation working to create large scale social change.

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  • The Better India features Project KHEL

    The Better India features Project KHEL in January 2014

    The Better India is a media platform to bring out positive stories of unsung heroes and has a viewership of 1 million plus social media followers and 0.5 million readers per month.

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  • Desh ka Namak

    TATA SALT initiative Desh Ka Namak featured our Founder for his inspirational work.

    Desh ka Namak is an initiative to salute to all those unsung heroes who are fulfilling their responsibility towards the nation.

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  • TEDx Talk: Power of PLAY

    TEDx Talk: Power of PLAY

    In February 2015, our founder Mr. Akshai Abraham gave a TEDx talk on the ‘Power of PLAY’ - highlighting the importance of 'play' as a form of education.

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  • Panelist at workshop organized by Ci3 at The University of Chicago

    Panelist at Ci3 Conference

    Angana Prasad was invited as a panelist at a conference at the UChicago Cente, Delhi with world’s leading organizations to discuss ‘reproductive health and family planning among youth’.

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  • ‘Talk with Amazing Indians’

    'Talk with Amazing Indians'

    The Vishwa Yuvak Kendra organized a talk series called 'Talk with Amazing Indians' wherein individuals with inspiring stories of change share their story with adolescents from high schools, to motivat

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  • Winners at the eNGO Challenge South Asia Awards 2015

    Winners at the eNGO Challenge South Asia Awards 2015

    Project KHEL was chosen as one of the winners under the Juror's Mentions at the eNGO Challenge South Asia Awards 2015 under the Social media category. The event was held in New Delhi on October 9th, 2

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  • GuideStar India NGO Transparency Award

    GuideStar India NGO Transparency Award

    Society for Development Activities (Project KHEL) has been awarded with the ‘Advanced Level-Guidestar India Gold’ recognition of its transparent practices and voluntary demonstrations of accountab

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  • Lucknow Observer features Project KHEL in September 2016

    Lucknow Observer features Project KHEL in September 2016

    Lucknow Observer, a leading online local news portal, features Project KHEL’s work in the story ‘Education as

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  • Founder receives the Young Achievers Award

    Founder receives the Young Achievers Award

    On Teacher's Day 2016, our founder, Akshai Abraham, received the Young Achievers Award from the Chief Secretary of State as a recognition to his contribution in the field of Education in Lucknow. The

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  • Awarded for Excellence in Sports Education

    Awarded for Excellence in Sports Education

    In September 2016, our founder, Akshai Abraham, was awarded the K.D Singh ‘BABU’ Award for the Excellence in Sports Education by PHD Chamber of Commerce, CII and

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  • Featured in The Logical Indian

    Featured in The Logical Indian

    The Logical Indian features three transformational journeys of Project KHEL's very own Santosh, Neeraj and Utt

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  • Featured in DNA (Daily News & Analysis)

    Featured in DNA (Daily News & Analysis)

    DNA features Project KHEL's founder Akshai Abraham, his ideologies th

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  • Featured in The Indian Observer

    Featured in The Indian Observer

    The Indian Observer features Project KHEL at Tedx Dharavi (Feb 2017)

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  • Awarded with India Education Awards, 2017

    Awarded with India Education Awards, 2017

    Our founder, Akshai Abraham was awarded for Innovation in Education at the India Education Awards, 2017 on February 16, 2017 at a ceremony held at Taj, Bangalore. These awards celebrate and felicitat

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  • Awarded with iCONGO’s Karmaveer Puraskar, 2016

    Awarded with iCONGO's Karmaveer Puraskar, 2016

    Our Founder, Akshai Abraham, received iCONGO's  Karmaveer  Puraskar on November 30, 2016, a prestigious national award for constantly striving harder towards a larger social goal. The  "KARMAVEER P

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Stories from the ground

No more Child Sexual Abuse. Ab Bas!

Contributed by: Anjali Singh Dated: January 14, 2017   Childhood is a part of life that creates beautiful memories and these memories can never be taken away.  Nobody likes to get flashbacks from things they don’t want to remember. These memories play a significant role in developing one’s personality. Once a nightmare, always the fear… … Continue reading No more Child Sexual Abuse. Ab Bas!

My Journey With Project KHEL – The Beginning

Contributed by: Rohit Srivass Translated by: Arushi Dhawan Date: November 12, 2016 I have played a lot of games but never thought that through games I can bring positive improvements in the behavior of a person and make them better human beings. I have worked in slums earlier, but my role in Project KHEL of … Continue reading My Journey With Project KHEL – The Beginning

PK in PK

Contributed by: Pooja Kashyup  Dated: May 27, 2016   Someone opened a door and led me into a new world. “Project KHEL”, that voice had said! Alright, so let me explain about this new world first then, we can talk about the other amazing things! I say “new world” in the sense, that whatever I have learnt till … Continue reading PK in PK

Get Involved

We are always on the lookout for young passionate people to join us in our journey. Get in touch if you want to volunteer with us, or intern for photo-stories, video-editing, DTP, etc. To know what working with us is like, check this video out!

Contact Us

Project KHEL is based in Lucknow and volunteers / visitors are welcome to visit our Made in Maidaan sessions at any time.

Check our session schedule and get in touch via mail or phone before visiting.

Please use email for general enquiries/ job or volunteer applications / to explore institutional networking and partnership opportunities

Email : contact@projectkhel.org

Phone : 0522 495 0280

Office Address :
6/279, Vineet Khand,
Gomti Nagar,
Lucknow – 226010