Category Archives: School Project

2016 fundraising goal

Our fundraising goal for 2016 is $60,000 CAD. To meet the growing demand for quality education in the village of Pritamgarh, we are expanding by building two new classrooms this year to support grade 6 and 7 students. The school has been … Continue reading

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Send a child to school for only $10 a month

As we’re looking ahead to build two new classrooms this year to support the growing demands to provide quality education to our children, we will need additional support to provide the basic needs for the children to succeed in school. Sponsor … Continue reading

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Our story about caring

We are so proud to present a project that has been a few years in the making! Please watch our story about the development of our school and the importance of it to the community. Many thanks to the friends … Continue reading

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2015 fundraising update

We’ve come a long way since we began in 2011 building the school which now provides free eduction to over 300 children!  Now that the kids are in school we need support to help keep it running and our dream is to … Continue reading

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Planning an event?

Are you planning a fundraising event to support the children at our school at Helping Hands for India?  Barb, our long standing board member since we began, has taken on a new role within the organization of Fundraising Coordinator. She’s … Continue reading

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One year anniversary celebration

We’re celebrating as July 1, 2015 marks one year since we opened the school providing free education to over 250 children! We couldn’t have done this without the support of our friends and family of Helping Hands. Thank YOU.

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2015 fundraising goal

Our fundraising goal for 2015 is $46,500 CAD*. Now that the school is up and running we need your help to keep it going. The budget consists of 69% ($32,085) operating expenses to cover items such as teacher and staff … Continue reading

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Send a child to school

The kids are starting a new term and are eager to get back to school after finishing up last term’s exams and enjoying a short break. We’re growing! We are also preparing to accept the next round of junior kindergarten students … Continue reading

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2014 fundraising goal

We are so pleased to announce that we have reached our 2014 fundraising goal of $30,000. Last year we finished the construction of the main building, hired teachers and a principal, stocked the school with furniture and books and provided … Continue reading

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Winter uniforms are here

Due to a very generous donation we were able to purchase winter uniforms for the children. Many thanks from all of us and the children at Helping Hands. We can’t wait to see the kids wearing them…more photos to come.

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