Lata's father, a barber by profession, had planned to marry her off at the age of 17 despite she got flying colours in her Class XII exams. She thought her dreams of higher education will remain just a dream but fate had other plans for her. Today Lata has a Bachelor's Degree in Physiotherapy and she is on her way to join a multi-speciality hospital in Nizamabad, Telangana. Sanskriti Samvardhan Mandal's (SSM's) Anand Balgram School is the secret Santa of Lata's life. Now, it's your turn to support Anand Balgram and become angel for thousands of girls like Lata. Donate Now.
Sanskriti Samvardhan Mandal's Anand Balgram Girls School is located in Nanded district of Maharashtra which also shares its borders with Telangana and Karnataka. In this area, the incident of early and child marriage of girls is very common, most of the parents get their daughters married as soon they pass 5th or 7th Class. Besides lack of awareness, one of the major reasons of why girls drop out of school and are married off by their parents, is the lack of schoo