OSCAR Foundation (Organization for Social Change, Awareness and Responsibility) is a non-profit organization that aims to empower underprivileged youth through football. By prioritising education and teaching life skills, young people are charged with taking responsibility of their community development.
Ashok Shankar Rathod along with two other founding members started The OSCAR Foundation in 2006. OSCAR runs a unique programme that not only teaches sport to children and youth but also helps them to understand the value of education. A team of OSCAR’s young leaders act as role models and work to identify and tackle the barriers helping children and youth to reach their maximum potential.