Unfortunately the service was discontinued because in January 2012 Thane- a tropical cyclone left the place in shambles. After three years of waiting for the right time and opportunity, our dream has finally materialized through the support of Souffle de l’Inde.
The “Awareness through sports program”: now called the “Seeds of Change program”- a name chosen by the children in Tamil, successfully completes one topic cycle: Waste. We have 5 more such topics to cover.
The children played 14 games that helped create awareness on the topic of Waste for the last 2 months, every weekend. 141 children (76 from Mathur village and 65 from Angalakuppam) completed the entire package of the Waste topic. Continue reading
In mid-June all the schools re-opened in Pondicherry after the annual summer holidays. The children are happy to go back to school and to meet old friends and teachers.
Like every year at Sharana we further support our sponsored children in their education, through the distribution of study material, notably bags, notebooks and other such items. Continue reading