Provide Bicycles for Poor Students in India

 
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Provide Bicycles for Poor Students in India

Provide Bicycles for Poor Students in India
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Joyful school children

Joyful school children
"Thank you to Gi'me a bike to go school" (view small | med | large | orig)

First brand new bicycles have arrived!

First brand new bicycles have arrived!
Thanks to generous donors to Global Giving and a cash advance made by MMP-MCharity the first 45 bicycles were delivered at the Thankey High School end June 2007 (view small | med | large | orig)

Distribution of First Bicycle

Distribution of First Bicycle
It was a big and joyful event at the Thankey HS on June 26, 2007 with the distribution of the first bicycles. Here a boy receives his bike in presence of his father, of School and Church authorities and 2 Charity representatives on the left. (view small | med | large | orig)

A joyful moment at the school

A joyful moment at the school
Students under the monsoon rain take possession of their new bicycles, which will allow them to go to school more regularly. (view small | med | large | orig)

Bicycles for girls

Bicycles for girls
School Girls served first! (view small | med | large | orig)

And bikes for boys.

And bikes for boys.
Some of these happy school boys still did'nt get shoes and go to school pedaling barefoot. The model bike here is a "Hero". (view small | med | large | orig)

Mathew Sebastian

Mathew Sebastian
Project Field operations supervisor (view small | med | large | orig)

Bicycle for girls

Bicycle for girls
This Indian Bike is called "Lady Bird" and is the model selected for distribution to the girl students in the poor flood-stricken coastal areas of Kerala. (view small | med | large | orig)

Children of Azheekal

Children of Azheekal
More than 50% of these children in poor coastal areas cannot go to school and are still waiting to get a bicycle. (view small | med | large | orig)

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Claudine Dussert

President and Treasurer
Bethesda, Maryland United States

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