CHORD is a non- profit and non-political (Tax exempt entity under 80G/12A) organization. CHORD’s vision is to ensure every child is in school and learning with dignity. CHORD’ mission is to provide quality education to needy children, train vulnerable youth in skills and ensure sustainable community development by involving all stakeholders in the mission.

Since its inception in 1998 CHORD has institutionally educated and empowered over 14000 disadvantaged children and has impacted tens of thousands of under-privileged children through awareness and sensitization programs.

CHORD is a team of sixty committed full time staff and over five hundred volunteers globally with institutional service centers in five districts in Andhra Pradesh. CHORD today is running 15 projects in India. Currently one thousand children are educated and five hundred youth are trained in various employable skills in our institutions.

Young and socially conscious professionals from various walks of life drive this compelling mission backed by a slew of Corporate Giants and MNCs committed to creating a lasting social capital in our society. CHORD leadership commands twenty five years of hands on experience in managing non-profits in the development sector.

Chord is committed to launching more child care and skill development projects with help from volunteers, students, professionals and socially conscious citizens to achieve its stated critical mission objectives and to make a difference in the lives of the disadvantaged children and needy communities.