Makkala Jagriti (Awakening of Children) is an NGO founded in 2003 that seeks to create holistic learning platforms and empower socio-economically deprived children, youth and their community as a whole.

When learning is Accessible, Enjoyable, and Relevant; a just, equitable society is within reach.  read more..


Early Childhood Care and Education

Our endeavour is to ignite early minds- children (3-6 years) by building a strong foundation for school readiness.... read more..


Holistic Development Learning Centers

We strive to create a spark in young minds - children(6-14 years) to discover their potential and develop holistically.... read more..


Yuva Jagriti

We seek to nurture young adults and empower them to dream, aspire, become and inspire others as role models.... read more..

Since 2003, we’ve impacted thousands! And the number is growing.

Children and youth from marginalised communities have transcended socio-economic barriers, to access mainstream opportunities. These changes that began from within the community have rippled out into the larger society.


Latest Blog

A visit to Koppal and Gadag

February 9, 2018

En route to Jalligeri village, Gadag district, one can see huge plantations of sunflower stretched across many fields and lot of windmill plants generating electricity. The weather is pleasant and the sunlight is just perfect and makes a bright and sunny day! One can also find all kinds of colourful read more…

Makkala Raaga : The why?

January 25, 2018

Last night, a friend told me – ‘Hey Makkala Raaga meets Maslow’s 4th or 5th level of needs, not many people would want to support that. People would rather like to help meet basic needs of food, clothes, books etc. Why do children need to perform when their basic needs read more…

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