DRF started in 1996 with the mission to educate and skill young people to fast track them towards livelihood options. DRF’s early programs focused on Children’s Education and Skilling and Livelihood Advancement Business School, better known as LABS, was an innovative program way ahead of its time and trained close to four lakh aspirants across 20 states in India.

But to address complex social problems on scale requires constant innovation and collective cooperation. Today DRF work with diverse partners to collectively solve problems in the areas of livelihood, education and health and we strive to be widely recognized for our problem solving skills.

Thematic Areas
  • Agriculture,food and nutrition
  • Education and Employment
  • Energy, Environment and Climate Change
  • Livelihoods

  Office Location
6-3-655/12, Somajiguda, Hyderabad-500082 , Somajiguda , Hyderabad , Andhra Pradesh , 500082

  Priority States
Andhra Pradesh

  CSR Fund
25.0 - 50.0 Cr INR

Our Recent Projects

Pudami Neighbourhood Schools
There are 17 Pudami Schools today, with more than 8000 children from all walks of life coming together to learn and play. So far 650 students have graduated from our school.

Kallam Anji Reddy Vidyalaya
In line with Founder’s vision to make quality education accessible to all, the Kallam Anji Reddy Vidyalaya at Chandanagar (Hyderabad) was set up in 2001 and has over 2240 students from Kindergarten to Grade X.

MITRA focuses on empowering small and marginal farmers by nudging them to adopt latest technologies and best farming practices.

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