About EKAM

Every Child deserves to have a healthy start in life and every Mother should have access to quality healthcare during pregnancy and childbirth. Every Child has the right to Quality Healthcare.

About EKAM

Covid Care Initiative

Ekam USA is supporting the urgent needs for COVID relief and protection in India due to the unexpected and sudden second wave across the country. All age groups are being affected and due to several different mutated virus strains the severity of the disease is high.

Combined with the lack of oxygen, hospital beds, loss of livelihood opportunities, it is hard on daily wage workers.

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Support Covid 19 Relief Activities

Ekam has been active in COVID relief activities in India. We have provided urgent grocery support and equipment to hospitals. Now we are preparing for the third wave. Children are being affected by the delta variant of COVID. Hospitals are not equipped to support children. Multiple public hospitals are in need of pediatric ICU strengthening and reaching out to Ekam for help.

Goal: $10,000.00
Collected: $2,314.00

Focus Areas

Upcoming Events

$ 30.00 for up to a family of three. 100% of the funds will benefit Ekam USA's cause.

    • 12/01/2021
    • 6:00 PM
    • 12/01/2022
    • 7:00 PM

    What exactly is the Gavel Club ?
    Gavel club is the kids version (under 18) of the internationally renowned Toastmasters.

    How does the Gavel club help kids ?
    Kids develop vital leadership and public speaking skills through their participation in the Gavel club. They take on leadership roles to manage the club and also take roles in the meeting. They work with team members and make decisions helping them foster leadership skills. During the meeting, they participate and engage with the team and participate in speaking activities building their self confidence in the comfort of family and friends.

    How often does our Gavel Club meet ?
    Every week on sunday 4.00pm PT/ 6.00pm EST/5.00pm CT through google meet for 1hour. Club accepts new members throughout the year

    Is there any certification that we get on completion ? Who gives this certificate ?
    There are two certificates you can earn through the Gavel Club, “Competent Communication” and “Competent Leadership.”

    The “Competent Communication” certificate is earned by completing 10 speeches that focus on different aspects of public-speaking skills, as outlined in the Gavel club manual.

    The “Competent Leadership” certificate also requires 10 projects to be completed that train on leadership skills. These projects are fulfilled by taking up roles during meetings and helping with the club.

    Approximately it takes about 1 year to complete these projects and earn certificates.

    How many times should we choose a meeting role to complete that role specific expectation ?
    Meeting roles are rotated frequently among members to gain the full experience of the club and also, to satisfy certification requirements. Please consult the manuals to check what roles are required for certification.

    Otherwise too, it is advisable to take up roles even if you are not comfortable with it. The purpose of Gavel Club is to practice your public speaking in a safe and friendly environment. And so, taking up all the different roles and particularly, with roles that you are not comfortable with, will benefit you in the long run.

    Please contact ekamgavelclub@gmail.com for more information.

    The Toastmasters Club Experience

    EKAM Gavel Club Introduction

    Gavel Club Testimonial

Past events

06/19/2022 EkamUSA New Jersey 2022 5K Run
06/18/2022 College Planning and Prep Webinar
10/14/2021 DiwaliFest
07/14/2021 Live Auction
06/27/2021 New Jersey 5k Run 2021

Social Impact

EKAM touched lives of over 1 million children and countless families through its multitude of pronged initiatives facilitated by highly motivated, extremely self driven and selfless volunteers.


Youth Volunteers

Volunteer Hours


Our Work

Ekam Foundation Covid Care | 2021

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