Two Wheels of Hope is the brainchild of the Mentors foundation, based in the Pune District in Maharashtra. The objective of the project is to identify and engage under-resourced schools from rural Maharashtra where girls walk to reach school, to start a bicycle bank.
Two Wheels of Hope provides schools in rural India, with a fleet of bicycles that are loaned at no cost. These cycles are then given to underprivileged girls who travel more than 2kms from home to school.
The core objectives of this project is to ensure Girl Child Safety while they travel long distances from home to school. Empowering the girl child with sustainable mobility solutions which will help her complete her schooling.
Two Wheels of Hope is providing a platform for girls in rural India, to embark on a career after schooling, there by removing her from the clutches of child/early marriage.