Who We Are

Deepalaya is an ISO 9001:2008 certified non – government organisation that believes in enabling self reliance and is committed to working on issues affecting the urban and rural poor, with a special focus on women and children.

What We Do

Our Programmes

The NGO was started on July 16th 1979 by seven founding members, and for more than three decades, has been contributing to the crusade against illiteracy. Over the years, Deepalaya has established several projects in the areas of Education (Formal/Non-Formal/Remedial), Women Empowerment (reproductive health, SHG, Micro-finance), Institutional care, Community Health, Vocational Training and Differently-Abled. These projects are operational in Delhi, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand

Our Impact


Over 310827 Educated

Institutional Care

1473 Children
28% Orphans,41% from Single parent familys,31% economic orphans

Women Empowerment

15632 women, 400 villages,1335 SHGs and 8394 Enterprises.

Differently Abled

4109 community based rehabilitated children.


6,92,518 provided healthcare

Vocational Training

Trained 12550 people so far.

Our Projects

Educational Programmes - Deepalaya

Despite the enactment of Right to Education Act and several other initiatives of the Government for educating children, more than a quarter of children in Delhi, remain out of school. They may have been enrolled in government schools but hardly they turn up. The teachers do not care to even find out why the children are not coming.  This is exactly.. Read more

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Date Of Birth : 07/03/2006
Class: V
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Date Of Birth : 22/12/2007
Class: IV
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Date Of Birth : 02/03/2012
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Our Blogs

Foundation Day celebration at Deepalaya 38 years ago, Deepalaya was founded on 16th July 1979 and every year this day is celebrated with lot of pomp and show. This year was no exception. Everyone was excited and looking forward to day-long celebrations on 15th July. From a tiny seed to an oak tree, the journey of Deepalaya is amazing. Unlike other events, where the celebrations were confined to the employees, this year, five of our executive committee members – Mr. P J Thomas, Mr. T M Abraham, Mr. Shaji John, Dr. Annie Mathew and Ms. Rajini ...Read More

Certificate distribution and motivational session  Deepalaya VTC, Noida came into being during August 2016 with the help of Ms. Poonam Jain, who donated sewing machines for the centre. The project reached out to 25 trainees, who appreared in the examination conducted by Jan Sikshan Sansthan, West Delhi during February, 2017.  Since then, the students were waiting for their result. It was a proud moment as all of them passed with ‘A’ grade. On 22nd June 2017, we organized a small certificate distribution ceremony in the presence of Ms. ...Read More

Students from Old Swineford School, UK visited Deepalaya On 12th and 13 of July there was a lot of hustle and bustle in Deepalaya Project at Sanjay Colony. A team of 5 boys and 3 girls of grades 11th and 12th studying Old Swineford- School, UK along with their teacher visited India for trekking and doing Volunteering work with Deepalaya.   The idea was to get an understanding about the background of students, how charity organizations like Deepalaya work, teach the children and bring about a positive change in society. On day one after t ...Read More

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