Bengaluru Teenagers Develop vPledge App for Social Causes

Bengaluru Teenagers Develop vPledge App for Social Causes

Technology education startup AcadGild on Saturday launched social app vPledge evolved by means of its teenage college students, 12-12 months-antique Prateek Mahesh and thirteen-12 months-vintage Priyal Jain.

vPledge stimulates the majority to pick out up and fulfil social causes like plant 10 trees, donate food to ten human beings, the usage of public shipping only and others.

“I wanted to increase an app, after discussing with my mother and father and mentors we’ve got decided to expand an app for social causes,” stated New Horizon Public faculty’s seventh grade scholar Mahesh who learnt Android programming at AcadGild.

Delhi Public faculty pupil and 8th-grader Jain said the app is related to fb to permit an individual tell her friends approximately a noble purpose they’ve taken for extra societal proper and afterward challenge three of their buddies for similar causes.

“We would love to collaborate with NGOs inside the destiny to popularise the pledges. Our aim is to hit a million downloads in six months,” stated Jain.

Every other AcadGild scholar, thirteen-12 months-old Samarth Grover has additionally created the mobile version of the Tic-Tac-Toe sport that can join humans through Bluetooth without the want of net to play.

“It’s miles inspiring to look younger minds adopt generation with such ease and enthusiasm. Proper training and mentorship application can effect the improvement of programming competencies,” said Vikalp Jain, co-founder, AcadGild.

In keeping with Vikalp Jain, father of Priyal Jain, the startup pursuits to create surroundings for talent development this is applicable to today’s unexpectedly evolving digital world.

Employing on-line teaching model, the startup taught Android, cohesion 2nd, Raspberry Pi, Arduino, Robotics and Python to high school youngsters within the summer season.

AcadGild changed into based in December 2014 via Vikalp Jain and serial entrepreneur Vinod Dham. It’s far promoted by using Krishnan Ganesh and Meena Ganesh‘s entrepreneurial platform GrowthStory and has raised almost $3 million funding so far.