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 a child! We are requesting your help to provide education for all of the children at Read more about Send a child to school for only $10 a month[…]
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 and family of Helping Hands who have made this possible. We are forever grateful.
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 build a new classroom next year so we can keep the kids in our school Read more about 2015 fundraising update[…]
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 responsible for coordinating the efforts of our fundraisers by providing assistance in planning events. Now this Read more about Planning an event?[…]
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.
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 salaries, building maintenance, uniforms and books. You can help us by making a donation to Read more about 2015 fundraising goal[…]
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 and are requesting your help to provide education for all of the children at our Read more about Send a child to school[…]
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 free uniforms to all the children, all because of YOU – our Helping Hands family Read more about 2014 fundraising goal[…]
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.
The village of Pittamgarh has been buzzing this week with hundreds of kids excited to attend their new school. They arrived on foot, by bicycle, tractor and motorcycle. Many of them even turned up before opening day to see their classroom and meet the teachers. The excitement here is incredible!