About MAD

Make A Difference (MAD) is a non-profit organisation that mobilises young leaders to ensure equitable outcomes for children living in orphanages and street shelters across 23 cities in India. Our minimum target is to ensure they surpass the threshold of middle class.

MAD’s Mission is to ensure that all children in shelters across India are able to realise better/equitable outcomes within the next 25 years by,

-mobilising the community

-enabling the sector

-empowering the child

-changing the ecosystem.

To know more about MAD and its programs, visit our website.


 Awards and Recognition


MAD has received several accolades for its remarkable performance in the social sector including,

-Ashoka Staples Youth Social Entrepreneur Competition, 2008 (Winner)

-Nobel Laureate of the Karamveer Puraskar awarded by ICongo, 2009

-Cordes Fellow Award, 2010

-World Summit Youth Award , 2011

-Starbucks Youth ActionNet Award, 2011

-iVolunteer Award, 2013

-eNGO Award, 2014

Make A Difference’s work in India has also been recognized by several eminent people including Michelle Obama who chose MAD as one of the few organisations to visit on her trip to India in 2010. Make A Difference was also one of only four NGO’s selected from across the entire Commonwealth to launch the Queen’s Young Leaders Trust via the first Royal Google+ Hangout .

Recently the organisation was featured in the 100 Great Places To Work (India) list, being awarded the 89th position.


 Contact Us!


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For any query related to MAD, leave a mail at contact@makeadiff.in