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Who We Are

At Tapas Foundation, we are driven by an unwavering commitment to social reform in India. As a registered non-profit organization, we have taken on the profound responsibility of dismantling the deep-rooted social injustices that afflict our society.

What We Do

Tapas foundation recognizes that all-round reform can be achieved by a multifaceted approach comprising of activation at the grassroots level, outreach and reform of the urban population and advocacy involving change makers and those in power. Tapas Foundation works with several CSOs, NGOs as well as government bodies and corporates by designing and curating social campaigns around social issues, while raising awareness to make a difference, ensuring help to those in need.

Our Mission

We strive to be the voice for those who often find themselves silenced and powerless, shedding light on the pressing social issues that plague marginalized communities. Our mission is to garner attention and support for these critical issues through inclusive grassroots campaigns, with a primary focus on tier 2 and tier 3 cities.

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Our Spectrum of Impact

Our work encompasses a vast spectrum of social issues, with each campaign meticulously tailored to address the unique needs and dynamics of the problem at hand. Tapas Foundation has made significant strides in areas such as women's empowerment, anti-trafficking, child marriage, education, hunger and disaster relief, water scarcity, and environmental conservation, among others. However, our unwavering commitment remains steadfast in the realms of women's empowerment, education, and environmental sustainability.

How We Started

2015

Inception

The inception of Tapas Foundation, driven by the vision for social change.

2016-17

Walk for a Change

Our founder, Vipul Singh walked 2700kms across the stretch of India, from Bhopal to Jammu; Conducted 30 workshops and 300+ street plays on menstrual hygiene and domestic violence.

2017-18

World Record

Set a world record of 1000 solo street plays. Walk from Kolkata to Delhi to raise awareness about child trafficking

2018-19

Moving Deeper

Moving deeper into understanding the challenges of communities and starting our education initiatives

2019-20

Official Registration

Formal registration of Tapas Foundation as an organization committed to social change.
2 lakh college students impacted

2020-21

Reaching People

5 lakh people reached.
Adopted a village in Madhya Pradesh and provided regular access to water in barren areas

2021-22

Joining Hands

1000 institutional partnerships established exponential increase in campaigns with 12 campaigns in a year.

2022-23

Magnifying Impact

5 million digital footprint reached. Worked on a nationwide campaign to understand the plight of truck drivers and rejuvenated a lake in the middle of Gurugram

2023-24

Nature Milestone

50,000 trees planted across India.