We are excited to launch the new Helping Hands for India (HHFI) Ambassador Program this month! The primary goals of this program are to create more awareness about HHFI and to generate sustainable fundraising activities throughout the world. Ambassadors each bring their own unique experience and work closely with the Helping Hands board of directors to Read more about Helping Hands Ambassador Program[…]
We had so much fun playing and laughing and learning at our first annual sports day.
It’s been six weeks since the beginning of our first school term and we are happy to report that the children are settling in well and are really enjoying their new school. With monsoon season we’ve had a few extra puddles around the farm and there has been a couple of days when the river Read more about School news August 2014[…]
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!
We were honoured to hold our first annual fundraiser for Helping Hands & Caring Hearts at Rama Lotus in Ottawa. So many dear yoga family and friends came out to celebrate. It was a very fun and successful evening and you have helped us get that much closer to our fundraising goal this year. Thank Read more about Caring Hearts First Annual Fundraiser[…]
There’s lots of excitement at the school as we are so close to opening day. This week the teachers are distributing books and school uniforms.
We have many little caring hearts to thank for their fundraising efforts. The grade 3-4 split class in Calgary, who started a fundraising campaign on Indiegogo a few months ago, have held a sale at their school which has helped them surpass their original fundraising goal. Initially they set out to raise $1000 by the Read more about White elephant sale[…]
Construction is coming along well!
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
We went to visit the farm to see the progress of the school build. It’s coming along well and they are putting on the roof this week. Construction should be complete within a few weeks! Exciting… hari-om.