Our Impact in 2021

With your support over the past year, we have:

• reached over 3,900 people with food and basic supplies.

• run online classes, especially for adolescent girls, reaching hundreds of girls, together with their mothers and siblings too.

• provided adolescent girls with 3,750 washable sanitary pads.

• funded 17 tuition centres providing catch up classes for 1800 rural children, including at Donk and other Himalayan and tribal villages.

• reached thousands of adolescent girls in tribal villages protecting them from trafficking and child marriage.

• provided telephone counselling to support families, reducing family breakdown, domestic violence and alcohol abuse. Led by Dr Reeta and SNEHA, this programme is reaching mothers and daughters facing gender-based violence.

• continued to support SNEHA and Kaplani schools, paying teachers’ salaries and supporting online learning.


Our Programmes


Be the Change Schools

Each year we partner with secondary schools across NI to deliver Be the Change Award to 150 sixth form students.


Be the Change India

We partner with schools and NGOs in India to support their vital work providing education for all.


Be the Change Girls

There are 15 million girls worldwide who are never expected to enrol in school. We want to change that.


Be the Change Colleges

Teaching students from Stranmillis and St Mary’s Colleges to deliver affirming education to marginalised children in NI and in India.

Latest Blog Posts

Our latest blog posts.

An update from Christine – India Visit May 2022

In May, Christine was finally able to travel back to India to meet some of Saphara’s valuable partner NGOs, schools,...

College Students’ Be the Change Week and City Hall Celebrations

This year’s Saphara Be the Change programme has been off to an exciting and vibrant start as we celebrate being...

Saphara Be the Change Newcomer week 2022

Saphara Newcomer week proved to be an unforgettable climax to Be the Change programme involving: 142 Primary School Children 134...