Do you want to make a difference in the lives of children? We are evolving again and are seeking a new team member to join our board of directors, in the role of Treasurer. This is a voluntary position. If you, or someone you know, would like to learn more, please view the job description Read more about Join our team: Treasurer position available[…]
We’ve taken the first step and have purchased 50,000 bricks which will be used to build our school. It was much more cost effective to buy now as the price goes up during monsoon season when the production of bricks slows down. They will remain on the farmland while we continue our fundraising efforts this Read more about Bricks, bricks and more bricks[…]
March 2012 Mela Art Project. Enjoy the photos…
On a recent visit to the Himalayan Rural Welfare Society a very generous donation of 2 laptops was made! Amit and Naveen were delighted as now they can bring education to those students who cannot make it to the school.
On Sunday, March 4, 2012, we celebrated our third semi-annual Mela at the Anand Prakash Ashram in Rishikesh. This time we had 11 sponsored children and their families, along with Helping Hands for India (HHFI) volunteers and ashram guests to join in the fun. After checking in on the children’s progress our first game was musical Read more about Third Mela![…]
Our second visit to the Himalayan Rural Welfare Society school was a day filled with creativity, inspiration and fun. We started off by showing the children how to make a collaborative art project by tracing our hands then letting the imagination fly, continuing to draw colourful patterns and shapes to piece it all together. In Read more about Drawing and Dancing[…]