Alternative school for railway platform children

 
$4,472
$1,028
Raised
Remaining
Sep 15, 2006

Photos from the Train Platform Schools

Students actively participate in lessons
Students actively participate in lessons

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Children learn the alphabet for the first time
Children learn the alphabet for the first time
Doctors ensure the wellbeing of children attending school
Doctors ensure the wellbeing of children attending school
Sep 15, 2006

Photos from the Train Platform Schools

Students learn through music and singing
Students learn through music and singing

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School environment is accessible for children
School environment is accessible for children
Learning the alphabet is fun!
Learning the alphabet is fun!
Aug 31, 2006

Train Platform Schools Update 2005-2006

In addition to the attached report, Ruchika provided information about the characteristics of children attending the Train Platform Schools:

·Kind of children coming to train platform schools:

The children attending classes are mostly orphans, runaway from poverty/hunger, abandoned by their parents, handicapped, abused earlier by family/teachers and drop outs from schools.

·Occupations followed by these children:

A variety of occupations are noticed to have been followed by these children such as, rag picking, hawking, selling tea, shoe polishing, picking up and selling discarded bottles, newspapers etc. and, even reserving seats for passengers in the compartments.


Attachments:
Nov 9, 2005

Annual Report 2004-2005


Attachments:
Nov 9, 2005

Award for Inderjit Khurana

Dear Friends,

I am happy to inform all of you that Mrs. Inderjit Khurana, Secretary of the Ruchika Social Service Organisation has been selected to receive National Award for Children Welfare on 14th November 2005. She will be receiving this award in New Delhi on the occasion of Children's Day from the Minister, Human Resource Development, Government of India.

With regards,

Benudhar Senapati

Project Manager

Ruchika Social Service Organisation

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