AID San Diego participated in the Harmony and Motion Non-profit Fair, held oin Balboa Park, San Diego on 28 September, 2013 (http://www.harmonyandmotion.org/non-profit-fair/). Several non-profit organizations were present in this fair, and it gave us an opportunity to reach out to the San Diego community, as well as interact with several organizations that are involved in […]

In 2011-12, AID San Diego assisted Vani Niketan School in Netala, Uttarakhand to build a retaining wall for a playground and concrete steps to climb up to the school, which is on a hill. The heavy rains in this mountainous area wash out the playground areas bringing in mud and also causing mud slides. It was […]

Location: R-114,Qualcomm Building R, 10185 McKellar Court, SD. Please email us a sandiego@aidindia.org for more information

The Eureka Superkidz program is an after-school program that started in 2010 and is currently running in 700 villages in various districts in Tamil Nadu, India. The main idea of the program is to conduct after-school classes for children going to government schools in Tamil Nadu, where the individual attention that the children receive and […]

Date: 28 July, 2012  Kathy Smith and I visited the City Heights Farmers’ Market, , followed by a visit to the New Roots Community Farm, an initiative by the International Rescue Committee (IRC). This document presents an overview of our visit, and hope we can learn from activities that are happening in this market and […]

The Association for India’s Development (AID) condemns the cowardly attack on Linkan Subuddhi, an AID Noida volunteer, who was responding to a call for help from a minor girl being forced to marry. We demand that the perpetrator of this attack be brought to justice, adequate steps be taken by the Child Welfare Committee to ensure that […]

Sept 26| Thursday| 7pm|Location:R-114,Qualcomm Building R, 10185 McKellar Court, SD Oct  6| Sunday| 5pm |Location:TBD Oct 10  | Thursday| 7pm|Location:R-114,Qualcomm Building R, 10185 McKellar Court, SD Oct 20 | Sunday| 5pm |Location:TBD Oct 24  | Thursday| 7pm|Location:R-114,Qualcomm Building R, 10185 McKellar Court, SD Nov 3 | Sunday| 5pm |Location:TBD Nov 7  | Thursday| 7pm|Location:R-114,Qualcomm Building R, 10185 McKellar Court, SD NOV 16| Sunday| […]

Protect 500 acres of forest land by bundin, creating firelanes and preventing deforrestation as well as growing fruit trees on 30 acres for sustaining rural families. The project site is set in a rural setting in Pakala Mandal in Chitoor District of Andhra Pradesh about 45kms from temple town of Tirupati. The village of Palaguttapalli is home to about 30-40 […]

Partner: Chetna Vikas Duration: 2007 to 2012    Contact: Ramya Chivukuka (ramya.chivukula@gmail.com) Summary Working in 100 villages of Wardha district in the Vidarbha region, Chetana Vikas trains marginal and debt-ridden farmers on techniques of low-input farming to enable self-reliance, food security and riddance from debt.  Impacts  140 farmers have taken up sustainable farming on 250 acres […]

AID discovered that even though TN had excellent school system, eliminating issue of access to schools, the learning quality in schools was a concern. Ineffective teaching methodology, no focus on basic skills, lack of resources and low community involvement were major causes of lack of quality. Bringing together all the ideas from various initiatives AID […]