This page is currently being renovated to accommodate a greater purpose and mission for academic research and development in India. The Cohen Foundation is participating in the ongoing field research in academics by working with schools, institutes, and organization involved in academic development and educational reform. Please visit this page again soon for updates in regards to our activities.


The Cohen Foundation in India and the children's WISDOM Project are organizing non profit research, development, and training in the fields of academia and education. Through such activities, CFI and WISDOM are working towards the vision of an academically proactive community where syllabi, classroom activities, teaching methods, and administration operations all cooperation to provide inspiration for children to express themselves, discover creativity, and find success later in life.

Education should be creative and stimulating while also developing skills and knowledge for the future. All children have unique dreams and goals, and each individual student should have the freedom to discover the potential of their own unique skills and talents.

By collaborating with other organizations, foundations, and academic institutes, CFI and WISDOM are designing an integrative, inventive, intuitive, and creditable alternative to conventional education. Through collaboration we are taking measurable strides towards redefining the educational system.

Specific Activities Includes:

  1. Conducting research on the effectiveness of education programs and curricula

  2. Developing unique curricula for toddlers, infants, pre-kindengarden, elementary/primary, middle, and high school/higher secondary as well as for uneducated adults

  3. Developing curricula for special interests including music, arts, physical education/sports, literature/writing, and other forms of creative expression

  4. Developing early literacy curricula and vocational training programs

  5. Designing assessment tools and materials and conduct relevant research

  6. Training teachers, staff, and administrations using innovative and dynamic models for education

  7. Distributing curricula and academic materials to participatory schools and institutions

  8. Organizing yearly seminars for local teachers and academic communities

  9. Collaborating and developing new educational strategies with partnering organizations

  10. Organizing out-of-school programs and activities that encourage creativity and diversity within the students and community

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News & Events

Writing Competition

Our Independence day drawing competition was a great success. See more photos from the event:


Children's Day Alternative Education Conference


Join us for our educational event and conference this November. To learn more about how you can help, please visit our partnership page.


Urgent Needs

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Through collaboration and partnership we can generate a ripple effect that stimulates new growth and development for a variety of causes and communities. CFI and WISDOM are working with other organization from around the world to conduct research, training, and development projects for students, teachers, administrators, parents. and academic institutes. Join us today and change the lives and education of tomorrow.

Recent collaboration efforts:

  • Grace Physiotherapy and CFI conducted free therapy camps for children with special needs.
  • Training in English language (spell, write, read) for children living within slum communities in cooperation with the Boy's Reformation Club.
  • CFI an Manju Foundation are working to provide educational materials to teachers in Kodaikanal.

Donations For Us

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For as little as $10 a month a student can be fed for an entire month. Helping is much easier than you might have imagined. Make a difference in a child's life today by donating now.

Cohen Foundation and Children's WISDOM projects are maintained by the generous contributions of individuals and organizations who have shared their time and energy to help sustain our efforts for a brighter future. Join us today and create a spark of opportunity for children and the future of education.










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