How a school dropout ended up setting a school for 6000+ slum children in Tikiapara.
How a school dropout has become an educator!
After a humiliating drop out from school in 7th grade due to non-payment of fees, Mamoon Akhtar wished that no child has to ever undergo such a fate. Little did he know, that he was destined to change the fate of such unprivileged children.
Mamoon founded, ‘Samaritan Help Mission’, from his 350 sq ft house to provide the children of Tikiyapada slums of Kolkata with quality education.
Meet this amazing Hero of India, Mamoon Akhtar – a simple librarian working relentlessly to change the fate of underprivileged children.
Heroes of India partners with DaanUtsav, GuideStar India and Giving Tuesdays to spread good in the communities.