Door Step School of India added a new School on Wheels bus, its seventh, to serve more children in Pune. Door Step School provides education for underprivileged children in both Pune and Mumbai. Each bus is equipped as a classroom, able to accommodate 20 to 25 children.
This bus was donated by Springer Science+Business Media, the parent company of Crest Premedia Solutions (Private) Ltd., based in Pune. Springer has sponsored the School on Wheels program for 5 years through the Cross-Cultural Internship Program.
The Door Step School was established in Mumbai in 1988 and expanded to Pune in 1992. Since inception, it has served 50,000 children. Springer Science+Business Media is a global scientific publisher, distributing around 2,000 journals and 7,000 new books a year. Crest Premedia Solutions (Private) Ltd. specializes in premedia services.
(www.doorstepschool.org, www.springer.com, www.crest-premedia.in)