Paragon Charitable Trust (PCT)

PCT a registered Public Charitable Trust.  In 2003, launched its Integrated Teacher & School Education model, ‘MUKTANGAN’ which is its sole activity. Muktangan runs 7 municipal schools in Mumbai offering English-medium, child-centered education to 3600+ children (KG to Grade-X) from underserved communities, and has trained 700+ community members as teachers, 653 are currently employed as Teachers & Leaders. Have gained recognition as a “Centre of Excellence” & has partnered with State Government, UNICEF, NGOs and academic institutions, locally & internationally. We are partnering with Singapore International Foundation for a 3-year project in Early Childhood Education. Guidestar India certified us with Platinum Seal (Champion Level), for transparency & public accountability. Trust is governed by 6-member Board & led by professional team.

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Endorsers that Paragon Charitable Trust (PCT) partner with


Singapore International Foundation

Aavishkaar Capital is the equity arm of The Aavishkaar Group which manages in excess of US$1 billion in AUM across equity and credit. The Group’s shareholders include TIAA-Nuveen, Shell Foundation, Triodos Bank and Dutch Entrepreneurial Development Bank.

Singapore International Foundation

The Singapore International Foundation makes friends for a better world. We build enduring relationships between Singaporeans and world communities, and harness these friendships to enrich lives and effect positive change. Our work is anchored in the belief that cross-cultural interactions provide insights that strengthen understanding. These exchanges inspire action and enable collaborations for good. Our programmes bring people together to share ideas, skills and experiences in areas such as healthcare, education, the environment, arts and culture, as well as livelihood and business. We do this because we believe we all can, and should, do our part to build a better world, one we envision as peaceful, inclusive and offering opportunities for all.

On-going/Past projects


By Paragon Charitable Trust (PCT)

Provides quality, child-centered, inclusive English-medium schooling to underprivileged children in India by training and empowering teachers to be change agents.

Arts and Culture, Education, Employability, Livelihood and Poverty Alleviation