Meet Elizabeth, who joined the Helping Hands team this year in the role of Director and Secretary. Elizabeth is responsible for taking minutes and preparing and maintaining the official documents needed for the operations of Helping Hands for India. Elizabeth and Danielle (Dristhi) visited the Helping Hands school this September to distribute moon cycle kits and Read more about Meet Elizabeth[…]
Danielle and Elizabeth, two of our Helping Hands board members, recently visited the school and got everyone involved in some fun and games!
Did you know that three out of ten girls in India don’t know what menstruation is at the time of their first period? It’s taboo and often shameful talking about periods, which leaves many young girls unaware of what is happening to them when menstruation starts. We came across this wonderful TED Talk by Aditi Read more about Girls, let’s talk about periods[…]
We had so much fun playing and laughing and learning at our first annual sports day.
There’s loads of excitement at the school as the children prepare for their first ever sports day, happening on Saturday, November 29. High jump is just one of the many activities that we have planned!
We visited the farm recently to deliver bananas to everyone in the school. Fresh fruit is considered a luxury item to many families in this village. This is just one of the many ways we are able to give back thanks to our supporters.
Meet the future teachers, doctors and protectors of India! Here are some of the children who will be coming to our school.
The second story of the school is coming along really well. Thank you once again to everyone who is helping us to make this happen. Namaste xo
Meet Brownie, the beautiful calf. She loves being pet under her chin. With love from the farm ~ Namaste
Vishva-ji checking out the building progress. Only a few more weeks until the school is complete. We still need help to purchase desks and school supplies for the kids. There are over 150 children waiting to come.