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Oct 5, 2018

Target 20000

Ratina Unit started functioning
Ratina Unit started functioning

Dear Donors, Well Wishers.

Greetings from BPA!!

I am delighted to share our progress report of seeing is believing project.We are so thankful and grateful to your continuous support and your faith in our work. We are committed to provide best quality eye care services to rural poor people in Gujarat. We are so excited to share that when we began this project, capacity of our eye hospital to provide services to 1500 people a year. Over the years, the strength and capacity is increased to 15,000 people a year. From cataract unit to the hospital has become eye care multi-speciality hospital. We have set up 9 vision Centers in different locations in Gujarat. This year, we have set a target to conduct 200 cataract camps, and 20,000 catarecc surgeries. 

During the last quarter, 20 out reach camps were organised, more than 3000 people were diagnosee, 1340 people were given number glasses, and 689 people were provided free cataract surgeries. The winter season is best season for outreach camps. Our target is to organise 100 camps during the winter season.

The team of Sewa International from USA had visited and inspected our eye hospital, and outreach program. The team was so happy to see ultra modern facilities in chairty hosptital, and sustainable healthcare model. 

The hospital has also given platform to young doctors for internship under phaco training program. 

The hospital team has also attended Vision2020 National conference, and presented a paper on the same. 

We request you to visit our organisation whenever you are happened Tobe in Ahmedabad. 

Thanking you and oblige

USA Sewa Team in Hospital for inspection
USA Sewa Team in Hospital for inspection
Young Ophthalmologist completing Phaco Program
Young Ophthalmologist completing Phaco Program
Satisfied and Happy Patients outside of hospital
Satisfied and Happy Patients outside of hospital

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Oct 1, 2018

I can walk, travel, and work independently

Spread Happiness
Spread Happiness

Dear Donors and Well Wishers

Greetings!!

We are very thankful to for your patronage that has helped me to provide good quality wheelchairs to people with disabilities in India. We did not know that there would be such huge requirement for such high quality customized wheelchairs. We are happy to inform you that in the previous reporting period, we have distributed 3 wheelchairs from the funds received.

The wheelchair users are so happy, and feeling comfortable with wheelchairs. These wheelchairs are customized based on physical conditions, and geographical location of the beneficaries.They acted as role models for others. They started promoting this wheelchair, and refers their friends to us to get such good quality wheelchairs. 

In this reporting period, we received 17 applications for customized wheelchairs. We have selected 10 people with disabilities as we have received the funds which is equivilant to 10 wheelchairs. Our target is to provide 500 such devices to people with disabilities. We have provided 13 wheelchairs, and now 487 people are waiting for your support. 

We wish to inform you that we have also extended our work for Kerala flood affected people, and will provide assistive devices to flood affected people. We request to share this report, and message with your friends, family and other like minded people. 

We request you to visit our organization whenever you are happened tobe in India. We will be very happy to arrange meeting with beneficaries. 

Thanking you again. 

With Best Wishes

Proud Owners
Proud Owners
Kerala Flood Relief Work
Kerala Flood Relief Work

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Sep 5, 2018

Thanks for supporting academic year 2017-18

human chain
human chain

Dear Donors, 

Greetings from Blind People's Association. 

Our students from Inclusive  School has conveyed big thanks to you for helping them in completing academic year 2017-2018. Now, academic year 2018-2019 has begun from June 5th 2018. The students have long summar vacation, and they are now back to the schoo. The school is now become so live, playful.

We are happy to inform you that school teachers have worked very hard during the summar vacation. The special refrehser training program for academic as well as non academic staff was organized for 10 days. The theme of the training program was Disbility Management, Curriculum adaptation, and inclusive teaching learning materials. At the end of the training program, the teachers were so emotional, and felt that the children with disabilities must be given extra time and prioirty for quality education. The teachers has developed accessible teachin learning materials that can be used by students with and without disabilities.  The teachers did survey in the 20 villages, and identified 12 children with disabilities who are in school going age, 8 children with disabilties were enrolled in the school. 

This year, the school has organized school enrollment drive specially for girl students. The parents of girl child was counseled them to send her to school. The enrollment drive was so successful and parents supported it very well. At the end of the enrollment there were 48 new girl child admission that includes girls with disabilties. At present, there are 297 students that includes 14 students with disabilities, 249 students are from economically back ward class, 21 are schedule caste and 22 schdule tribes. There are 82 new admissions in the school. 

The utimate aim of inclusive school is to promote inclusion, and value of tolerance, acceptance and respect the diversity. To promote social inclusion, the school has organized festivals and day in the school. Hence, the students are from different background can participate together and learn from each other. 

The school has celebrated Envionrment Day through tree plantation event. Each classroom has given responsibility to ensure that the plant must grow, and properly taken care. The students have taken responsibilty voluntarily. 

The school has also celebrated Indian Indepenence day, the students have performed patrotic songs. The friendship was also celebrated in the school. The students have celebrated Rakhi day in the school.

The students have received two pair of uniform, school bag, and stationaries free of charge. They are also given free transporation and education without any charge.

The students with disabilities and without disabilities are very thankful to all donors for their generous support for providing clean and safe drinking water. 

The education and future of each child is securedby only your support to these children with disabilities. 
We request you to provide generous support for very bright future. 

 

Thanking you

Dr Bhushan Punani 

Independence Day Celebration
Independence Day Celebration
School Enrolment Drive
School Enrolment Drive
Tree Plantation
Tree Plantation
 
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