Our new initiative helps needy youth with stipends to defray cost of their Driver Ed classes.
The board of Shreya R. Dixit Memorial Foundation has allocated thirty (30) $200 stipends for needy driver-ed students registered in a state approved program. The funds are available on a first-come-first-served basis. You should be registered either in a current or future driver-ed class.
Contact us to take advantage of this funding. Request information by writing to: ShreyaDixitFoundation@gmail.com. We look forward to hearing from you.
We continue to deploy your generous donations to spread the message of distraction-free driving across communities.
A summary of our work:
- Produced a documentary, In a Split Second for free distribution to Driver Ed schools, High Schools and community organizations. It describes how a tragedy can be transformed into a grass roots educational campaign to conquer distracted driving.
- Awarded more than $ 6000 scholarships to college bound seniors who would take the message of safe driving to places away from home.
- Collaborating with DriverEd programs, we are positioned to help needy students defray the cost of Driver Ed. This initiative will allow us to encourage an increasing number youth drivers adopt safe driving habits. increase the number of beneficiaries.
- Partnering with AAA of Minneapolis in their newly rolled out Driver Ed Program.
- Participated in the Minnesota Teen Driver Safety Peer-to-peer education program with Minnesota Safety Council and Towards Zero Deaths (TZD) program. conference.
- Continue the distraction awareness campaign at elementary and junior school age students to catch them young to teach disciplined driving practices.