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The Fortune Fund

The Fortune Fund is a non-profit organization designed to recognize and promote academically bright students from economically disadvantaged families. This non-profit is certified under the US 501c3 and India 80G tax-exempt status.

The Fortune Fund was launched in 2001 by Day Veerlapati, president and CEO of S2Tech. S2Tech takes pride in supporting this non-profit organization through fund raisers, mentoring programs, and financial contributions.

High potential students with financial needs from the 7th grade are selected each year to be provided with monetary and emotional support until they graduate. S2Tech employee(s) volunteer to mentor these students along the way, helping them to achieve top rankings among their classmates.

 

Current Fortune Fund Sponsorships

School Name Number of children Type of school Began Funding
Zilla Parishad Secondary School
Laknepally, India
10 Grades 1 -10 2004
Viveka Vardhini High School
Mattampally, India
20 Grades 1 -10 2004
Kavitha Junior College
Kodad, India
15 Junior college- 11 & 12 2011
Zilla Parishad High School
Gudur, India
20 Grades 1 -10 2012
Patancheru Secondary School
Patancheru, India
20 Grades 1 -10 2013
Various Colleges 46 Engineering 2015

Fortune Fund History

From when it was founded in 2003, to the addition of several school sponsorships, to fundraiser events raising thousands of dollars, the Fortune Fund is proud of its history and accomplishments!


What's New?

Sponsor-A-Student Round 2 was a success! We are happy to announce that all 5 new students have been sponsored! To learn more about the program, please visit Sponsor-A-Student . New students will be available for sponsorship next year!

Sponsor Stories

  • Sponsor
    Worth Green

    Regardless of the culture or country, education is a key to success...

  • Sponsor
    Brenda Yockey

    I remember my first visit to our Hyderabad development center 7 years ago...

  • Sponsor
    Polly Bermingham

    I knew from the moment I saw the children and the integrity of S2Tech team...