Global Action on Poverty builds and supports changemaking communities to eradicate poverty.

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GAP’s endeavor is to create a powerful ecosystem where diverse partners co-create and deliver along with GAP exciting and useful programs that can accelerate the journeys of all GAP Changemakers.

Partners from different spheres such as Academia, Corporates, Foundations/charities, Impact Investors, Governments and others have joined hands with GAP to empower these Changemakers to make poverty history.
The massive power of our collective ideas, strengths, reach and capabilities can unleash and unravel some solutions and possibilities that not only make a big dent on this problem but also do it speedily. So, for us, huge change and speed is important.

Our Partners

APAC is a group of committed coaching practitioners and advocates working together to bring the power and value of coaching to every workplace and home, within the Asia Pacific Region and beyond.

BRIDGE has been helping businesses, NGOs and governments become an even stronger force for good in society.

Vistara, India’s finest full-service carrier, has been a GAP partner since March 2017, when it supported the #alittlechange campaign. The airline is born with an intent to serve, just as its iconic parent brands, Tata Sons and Singapore Airlines.

The Vision of the TISS has been to be an institution of excellence in higher education that continually responds to changing social realities through the development and application of knowledge, towards creating a people-centered, ecologically sustainable and just society that promotes and protects dignity, equality, social justice and human rights for all.

Mahiti enables Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to transition to secure cloud-based solutions, gather, analyse and visualize big-data, use technology to monitor programmes and enhance efficiency and reach.

TrustLaw is the Thomson Reuters Foundation’s global pro bono legal programme. The TrustLaw team connects best law firms and corporate legal teams around the world with high-impact NGOs and social enterprises working to create social and environmental change.

Gnarus is on a mission is to bring awareness and help people knowing about several chores and things that matter in their day to day life and take appropriate action. Team gnarus evolves innovative products and solutions that create simplified living, smarter supply chain for certain essential resources by utilizing the state of the art technologies such as Mobile, Cloud, Analytics, Embedded Electronics.

We are a digital transformation solution provider based out of Bangalore. We incubate, design, engineer and market ideas. is India's trusted, Do-it-Yourself platform for making legal documents online. Making legal documentation is now made simple, quick and affordable.

We @ R SQUARE weave result oriented stories out of a multi-layered fabric to connect and engage with relevant audience. Our passion is in building consumer connects and distinct digital marketing blueprints for our clients. When we deliver unique marketing services we take quality & delivery a notch higher.

Pinut is an offline content distribution platform (hardware + Software), which is used to distribute any digital content (Educational, Informational, exams, surveys, certification courses, vocational training) in low or nil connectivity areas without the need internet. Mode of distribution is either android smart phones or tablets.

Since most of the rural India/schools are not connected, our vision is to provide the students with the relevant set of educational content in their local languages to learn and educate from without Internet, within the school/village premises.

Prohats is a differentiated Consulting Practice embracing Technology and Automation for application in varied businesses. Their endeavor is to help the businesses strive for greater efficiency and control environment.

CII - Young Indians Bengaluru Chapter is among the 40 chapters across India of Young Indians CII. Comprising professionals, entrepreneurs and members of corporate India who volunteer their time on various projects and through partners towards Nation Building, Thought Leadership & Youth Leadership

Sabarmati Ashram named for the river on which it sits, was created with a dual mission. To serve as an institution that would carry on a search for truth and a platform to bring together a group of workers committed to non-violence who would help secure freedom for India.

GuideStar is the world's largest source of information on nonprofit Organizations. Guidestar envisions a nonprofit sector strong enough to tackle the great challenges of our time. GuideStar’s Nonprofit Profiles provide them with the information they need to make smart decisions, build connections, and learn from each other to achieve their missions.

Located within one of the best universities in the world, Imperial College London, the Gandhi Centre for Inclusive Innovation (GCII) is the principal catalyst for linking Imperial College London’s core competencies in research, teaching and education with companies and institutions in emerging economies.

iPartner India is committed towards building an ecosystem for inclusive and diverse social development in the country. We place ourselves at the core of this ecosystem.

Currently, we work across the key challenges of vulnerable children, education, women & livelihoods, climate change and health. We do this by connecting a range of inspiring initiatives, visionary local leaders, innovative grassroots organizations and high impact projects to our inspiring donors.

Coacharya is an executive coaching firm dedicated to the enhancement of human potential through a mindless and transformative coaching process. Coacharya’s mission is to use coaching as a primary intervention in corporate areas of leadership development, performance-to-potential, managing career transitions, and resolving behavioral and cultural issues.

The Indian School of Development Management (ISDM) is a pioneering institution established to develop the discipline of Development Management. The school aims to facilitate the creation of a cadre of professional leaders and managers for the development sector.

The Trans-disciplinary University (TDU) is an innovation oriented University founded by the Foundation for Revitalization of Local Health Traditions(FRLHT) Trust. TDU not only focuses on research and education but most importantly to the translation of knowledge for societal change.

Villgro - an early stage incubator that helps build impactful, scalable businesses. Villgro inspires, mentors, funds and supports early stage, innovation‐based for‐profit social enterprises that have an impact on the lives of the poor in India.

BitGiving - a crowdfunding platform that enables artists, engineers, and creators of all kinds to come together in a bid to raise funds online and share their stories.

Zuyd is an open knowledge institute where professionals in every phase of their development cross the borders of disciplines and organizations to collaborate on the development, transfer, and application of high-quality, practically-oriented knowledge.

TATA Engage is employee volnteering progarm of TATA TRUST. ProEngage 6 launched on June 15, 2017 encourages Tata employees, their family members and retired Tata colleagues to use their skills and expertise to volunteer and deliver a project of their choice.

Youth for Seva (YFS), founded in April 2007, is a nation-wide volunteering movement that inspires youth to volunteer, and provides them with meaningful opportunities to serve the community. The goal of YFS is to support schools, destitute shelters, government hospitals and other organizations in the social sector through volunteers who can help them mitigate some of their shortcomings and challenges. Volunteering is made easy and customized to the individual’s interests, time availability and skill sets.

Test Crucible was created with the express purpose of enabling organizations to deliver high quality software. The team has experience in software quality and test engineering spanning various domains such as ERP / CRM / Ecommerce / Health sciences and Banking

Designefx is a highly committed, accessible and effective communication design agency that believes in unlocking the power of great design for its clients. At DESIGNFX, nothing is more important to us than design that is meaningful, viable and result-oriented. And nothing excites us more than the power of an idea that can change the world for the better.

Resolve provides end to end functional service as business partners to its clients in Finance, Accounting and HR domains.

Mercury Web is a digital marketing service company that promotes your stories, helps you create product brand value, helps startups boost their services through digital marketing. It constitutes solutions like SEO, Social Media (Page handling), Content, Paid (Sponsored ads) Management, App making, Website making, Graphics.

Hyphen Strategic Design tells fresh and inspiring stories to help businesses, brands and initiatives achieve desired marketing results. Founded in 1999 in Bangalore, Hyphen has worked on over 1,000 projects with more than 200 clients in India, North America, Europe, Hong Kong, Middle East and Sri Lanka. The various industries we have consulted include automotive, energy & power, education, fashion and lifestyle, fitness and healthcare, food and agribusiness, hospitality, human resources, infrastructure, luxury goods, manufacturing, real estate and technology and consulting. Hyphen's services include Brand Consulting, Marketing and Communication Strategy, Visual Identity, Graphic Design, Web and Digital.

e associates India complete accounting services that combine best practices, top-to-bottom process reengineering with work flow systems to reduce errors and lower costs while improving your controls and decision-making. The experienced team develops client-centric solutions that leverage your existing accounting systems rather than replacing them. Through this, they reduce implementation time frames, risk and expense, and allow your interfaces and reports to function as they do today.

TiE is a non-profit, global community welcoming entrepreneurs from all over the world. We believe in the power of ideas to change the face of entrepreneurship and growing business through our five pillars; mentoring, networking, education, incubating and funding. TiE was founded in 1992 by a group of successful entrepreneurs and is currently the world’s largest entrepreneurial organization out there.

Fuel A Dream - a crowdfunding platform and marketplace for individuals and organizations that are looking to raise funds for creative ideas, causes, charities, events and community led activities.

Samhita is a social enterprise that collaborates with companies to develop impactful corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives.Samhita GoodCSR aims to revolutionize the way social sector projects are executed by connecting companies and NGOs on an efficient marketplace to help build meaningful partnerships.

Ketto, founded in 2012 by Varun, Kunal and Zaheer, is a social impact organization engaged in the business of crowdfunding, a simple practice where lots of people contribute small sums of money in order to achieve a common goal. Working with over 5000 NGO’s and having raised over INR 100 Cr. in the last 5 years, Ketto is now the largest platform of its kind in Asia by virtue of the traffic and amount raised on our platform. The objective of Ketto was to work very closely with the non-profits and within the development space and to help bring down the cost of fund raising, therefore, more can be passed on to the beneficiaries.

Jobs for Her:Online Job Search Portal in India for recruitment of women on a career break.

Manford (Management Foundation for Organizational Research and Development) partners with organizations to achieve corporate breakthroughs that directly impact their top and bottom-lines. Established in 1993, Manford’s core competence is in performance and enterprise behavior. It has worked with over 185 private and government organizations across 82 countries worldwide local languages to learn and educate from without Internet, within the school/village premises.

SPJIMR is a leading management institute of India and aspires to be Asia’s most innovative and socially responsive school of management. We offer a unique blend of classroom and non-classroom methods of education. We aspire to be world leaders in non-classroom education.

With more than 3500 members from Boston to Bangalore, SVP is the world’s largest network of engaged donors. SVP has adopted the mission of 1 million jobs and 1000 philanthropists by 2020.

Tata Trusts is amongst India's oldest, non-sectarian philanthropic organizations. Since its inception, Tata Trusts has played a pioneering role in transforming traditional ideas of charity and introducing the concept of philanthropy to make a real difference to communities.

The Optimist Citizen’ is India’s first Purely Positive Newspaper presenting only Positive News and Optimistic Stories from around the world ranging from inspiring stories, to stories of unsung heroes, good governance, achievements, acts of courage, and everything that can create optimism and bring back hope in society.

Partner with us

You can transform the way change happens in our communities and societies and partner with GAP in numerous ways.

We at GAP, have taken on the challenge of eradicating poverty, in all its forms in the world through the Changemakers that we work with. We know that no one person or organization or government has the answer to resolve this problem rapidly. Only by coming together can we address this. Join us in making this vision a reality and transforming the way Changemakers are empowered and supported

Are you ready for a exciting changemaking journey where the outcome is large scale impact and a world full of possibilities? Write to us:

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