January opened a homework help centre for slum children

Sharana works with over 300 children from the streets and slums of Pondicherry, the main objective of the intervention being the well-being and the education of the children. While the Gayatri House offers a day care centre for all the children where they can be safe, eat, bathe, rest and do several activities; both the Mission Bambini and the Gayatri House also follow the educational progress of the children attending formal schooling.

A common observation made by the three social workers Continue reading

Year begins with donor audit at Sharana

Sharana received Mme. Nathalie Payraudeau, president of Fonds du Coeur, as well as member of Sharana France for two weeks in the middle of January this year. Fonds du Coeur supports all the activities of the Gayatri House, notably the crèche, the pre-school, the drop-in centre, the mobile library and the sponsorship programs- covering over 300 children.

Mme. Payraudeau took the time to visit all the programs Continue reading

Children from Pondicherry Streets dream better futures in a visit to Pondicherry University

2016 ended with a high note for the children street and slum children programs of the Gayatri House and Mission Bambini.

The social workers had been working closely with Dr. Nalini Ranganathan, Continue reading