Sharana’s Sponsorship program featured in The Hindu Newspaper this morning

We are delighted to share with you, an article on our Sponsorship Program, printed in one of the leading newspapers in India, The HINDU, on page 2 this morning.

The article goes “away from the spotlight that shone on this year’s SSLC toppers”, instead talks about “a quiet bunch of students who overcame exceptional circumstances to make a mark in the examination.”

Please find the article on this following link:

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/puducherry/more-inspiring-tales-of-success-from-less-privileged-students/article6052089.ece

We are proud of our children and wish for them the brightest future.

Sharana children score brilliantly in the 10th and 12th standard exams

The great Indian exam results have just been declared and all of us who have had the good or bad fortune of sitting in them know a secret that eludes the rest, that giving the exam is probably the easy part, it’s the wait for the results that eats at you during the unending six week wait.

Two of our sponsored children, V. Dhesiyan and Lalith Sharan have fared exceedingly well in their examination and made their family proud.

V. Dhesiyan, studying at the Immaculate Heart of Mary’s Higher Secondary school, Ariyankuppam, Puducherry secured 484/500 in his S.S.L.C examinations. Continue reading

Sharana completes the 2014 Summer Camps

Last Saturday Sharana completed four wonderful weeks of summer camp.
It was a busy and intense period for all of us, but a labour which
brought forth 126 radiant smiles at the end of the four weeks.

We were happy to receive 126 children from our various programs here
in Sharana. The children came from Pondy and some of the neighbouring
villages, The camps were divided into four batches each lasting a
week.

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