WOW BUS - Hewlett Packard
PBT in partnership with Hewlett Packard (HP) has taken a step towards bridging the technology gap, by empowering children in rural India with access to computer technology through two ‘HP World on Wheels’ (WOW) mobile computer labs. WOW computer labs are self-contained, internet-enabled and solar powered digital learning labs with a 20-seater space. It is aimed at driving digital literacy, e-Education, entrepreneurship training, vocational courses for youth, video conferencing tutorials, and other citizen services in Rural India.
The 3S formula of Samaja (Society), Sarkara (Government), and Samstha (Institution) is the secret ingredient that goes into making the change we desire to see in the world. PBT, as an Institution takes clear steps in this regard and collaborates with the below Corporate Partners to add value to the worth of serving the society.
SAI WHEELS BUS – SAI
(Societal Advancement Initiatives)
Global Mission, USA
SAI WHEELS is an acronym for Societal Advancement Initiative by Water, Healthcare, Education, Energy through Love and Service. It is a mobile bus that is fabricated to provide free healthcare, education, energy and clean drinking water to poor rural and remote village communities in India, Africa and elsewhere, using a specially designed bus and qualified staff, to solve the basic lack of access to such services, in areas with limited or no power from the grid.
SAI WHEELS is an ideation of SAI Global Mission, a non-profit organisation in the USA which works towards improving disadvantaged societies through nutrition, education and healthcare since the year 2006. The team at SAI Global Mission (SGM) supports the various initiatives in India across the three verticals.
SAI WHEELS was jointly conceptualised by a team in the US and India, and one of the buses is currently being used by Prashanthi Balamandira Trust to serve villages in and around Sathya Sai Grama, Muddennahalli at Chikkaballapur district in Karnataka.