Sports Development
Community Coaches

A new beginning for  empowering and integrating underserved communities, through the sports ecosystem.

We are building an inclusive sports ecosystem, with a focus on imparting quality sports education by equipping and developing community coaches, by tying in elements of skilling, livelihood and sports literacy.

Coaching underserved communities

We build capacity and awareness for sports through grassroots movements, and provide support for talent transition to elite levels.


By investing in a rigorously crafted curriculum and a focus on an experiential Fellowship, we develop and equip community coaches to train talent.


We optimise infrastructure at schools & district grounds and augment it with locally sourced equipment so to combat assymetrical access and provide a ‘level playing field’ for talent at grassroots.

Pilot Year (2017-2018)

Case report of pilot year

We launched our operations on March 19th 2017. A chronicle of our journey since then, with a special mention for the forgotten Siddi community, who are actively participating in building a sports ecosystem that works for everybody.


Over the next 5 years, we will equip 10,000 community coaches, with a focus on inclusive representation. Currently, we are operational in districts of Karnataka & Orissa.

community coaches


Student Recognitions


Indian States


Accomplishments & Grants

Over the last 12 months, our work has been recognized and supported by these organizations.

IIM, Bangalore

Currently incubated at IIM Bangalore, under the NSRCEL Social Ventures, with support from Michael and Susan Dell Foundation

Book A Smile, Ketto

Book A Smile

Worked towards becoming the 2nd largest crowdfunded NGO on Book A Smile and Ketto’s “6 Million Smiles” Campaign

Deshpande Foundation's Sandbox Samvidha

Deshpande Foundation

Recognized by Sandbox Samvidha of Deshpande Foundation

N/Core, Nudge Foundation

N/Core, The Nudge Foundation

Recognized by N/Core as one of “India’s top 20 new-age non profits with a potential to scale”

Tata Institute of Social Sciences

Recognized as India’s top 6 “Social Ventures” at the iPreneur 2017 Social Entrepreneurship Summit

Teach For India, TFIx

TFIx, Teach For India


Selected by TFI under the TFIx program with the aim of working towards achieving education equity

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