The foundation of development for every society is the education of its youth. Keeping this in mind, an NGO UPAY (Underprivileged Advancement by Youth), was founded in May 2010 by a group of young engineers from IITs and NITs. Its main aim is to provide opportunities to underprivileged children and bring smiles on the dejected faces.on 19.09.2011, UPAY has been registered as NGO under Society Registration Act 1860 and mumbai public Trust act 1950(Reg No-Maharashtra/268/2011/Bhandara).
Since its inception, UPAY Team has been working whole heatedly in achieving this aim. Its success story can be gauged by the mere fact that where children were unable to do basic arithmetic calculations are now, not just producing excellent academic results but also bringing laurels to these underprivileged areas .
Children who could barely dream about secondary school education are now pursuing and feeling confident in going for higher education. From three members and one centre having 20 children in the year 2010, it has blossomed into a Registered NGO of 26 centres having 1500 children ,spread across Four states i.e Maharashtra , Haryana, Delhi and Uttar Pradesh. The numbers are increasing with every passing day.