First week of school

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!

Grade 3-4 class fundraiser

We are honoured that the kids in a grade 3-4 split class in Calgary, AB are raising awareness of our school and fundraising to help us get to opening day in July. It’s inspiring to see such compassion and a desire to help in these bright little stars. Please check out their campaign on INDIEGOGO.

Easter charity auction

We are honoured at Helping Hands to be chosen as the recipients of the proceeds from a rather large piece of art from an online charity auction. Thanks to Ketterer Kunst and children at the kindergarten “Die kleinen Strolche“ (The Little Rascals) in Grünwald near Munich, Germany, a life-size portrait of Lady Mangala, the painting elephant, will be offered Read more about Easter charity auction[…]

Tax receipts now available for US donations

We are excited to announce that we have formed a partnership with The Village Cooperative!  The Village Cooperative is a charitable organization dedicated to the creation and support of income-generating projects in the developing world. Their vision is to empower villages around the world to become self-sustaining through the implementation of handicraft projects, micro-financing enterprises, small Read more about Tax receipts now available for US donations[…]