UPAY primarily focuses on providing free of cost education to needy children and conduct recreational activities aimed at broadening the skill set of such children.

·        It was founded by Varun Shrivastava, an IIT Kharagpur student with the help of three other socially motivated Engineers on 20-April-2010.

·        On 19 September 2011, UPAY was registered under Mumbai Public Trusts Act 1950 and The Societies Registration Act 1860.

·        Currently it has 20 centers (8 centers in Nagpur zone, 8 centers in Mouda zone, 1 center in Mumbai zone, 1 center in Gurgaon & Delhi, 1 center in Varanasi, 1 center in Pune ).


·        UPAY has expanded from 15 children to more than 1200 children and 200 volunteers  in a span of 5 years.



“To overcome disparities in education so that every child gets an opportunity to learn, to grow and to succeed”


Mission 2020 :

·        To reach 5000 underprivileged children through  Reach & Teach initiative .

·        To enroll 1000 street children into school through Footpathshala initiative.

·        Skill development of 1000 street youth /women through apnasaamaan.com initiative .


Model UPAY




Core Value (SOLUTION)


Self Compassion 

Opportunity to All

Literacy to all

Upliftment of moral & social values 

Transforming lives

Inspiring Youth

Overcoming the disparity 

Nurturing the Rural talent


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