NGO Nirmaan Charitable Trust

Nirmaan Charitable  trust was established in 2018 by Jahnvi Shah student of Dhirubhai Ambani International school at the age of 14 years. Prior to starting Nirmaan Jahnvi taught Chess to the underprivileged kids of Municipal school at Worli for 2 years under TEACH FOR INDIA FOUNDATION.Jahnvi is a National Level Chess player with ELO rating of 1518 and is also the Under 15,Under 17,Under 19 school champion.

She has won various prizes at the District and state level tournaments.

She taught basics of chess to the kids between age of 10-12 years .

Nirmaan Charitable Trust was founded with the objective of teaching Chess to underprivileged kids of Municipal Schools across Mumbai .As of now more than 100 kids across 10 schools learn basics of Chess from well trained Coaches of the trust . Jahnvi also teaches in 2-3 schools and also responsible for the fund raising ,overall management and administration of the trust. Few of the achievements of the TRUST are

1. Sanyas Ashram Municipal School,part of the schools taught by the Trust achieved SILVER medal is Boys group and Bronze medal in the girls category at the ALL INDIA MUNICIPAL SCHOOLS Championship that was held in DELHI in 2020.

LETTER of APPRECIATION was awarded by the Governor of Maharashtra Mr Bhagatsingh Koshyariji to Jahnvi and her TRUST  for such an achievement.

2. ONLINE CHESS TOURNAMENT was held in May 2020 during the pandemic Covid 19 where more than 300 players across the world participated .The registration fees and the proceeds of the tournament was donated to PM CARES FUND and the parents of underpriviledged kids.

“COVID WARRIOR CERTIFICATE”  from the State Government was awarded to Jahnvi for the donation towards this noble cause .

3. A book on, ”SHATRANJ KE BALYODHYA” (YOUNG WARRIORS OF CHESS) was written in National Language Hindi in association with Municipal Corporation .Various elementary concepts of Chess along with examples and illustrations are covered to make it very interesting for the kids. The book was distributed to more than 500 underprivileged kids across various Municipal Schools .

4. The trust organizes frequent Championships and Coaching Camps for the kids who want to pursue Chess at advance level .The trust raised 8 Lakh rupees in last 3 years which was then used for various chess related activities for the underprivileged kids.