Education  India Project #26721

Educate 50 Under Privileged Children for One Year

by ASHWINI CHARITABLE TRUST Vetted since 2013 Site Visit Verified
Mar 6, 2018

Two sisters graduate from Ashwini Charitable Trust

Nithya and Nisha
Nithya and Nisha

These two sisters have been a part of ACT for almost 13 years, The elder one Nisha (name changed) 22 years passed out recently and is working in a corporate as an accountant. Her sister Nithya (name changed) 20 years is graduating this year finishing her B com in a reputed college in Bangalore. Despite being born into a family with an unemployed father and a mother who works as maid to meet both ends meet, these two girls have challenged their destiny by graduating with flying colors.Nithya remembers being a shy child who had joined ACT when she was in 3rd class. She started learning English and computers after joining ACT. She realized that learning could be creative as well as fun. She remembers the experiential tours she had, extra curricula activities, the mentoring she had got from ACT. ACT has been supporting not only her education, but has also helped her grow to become the enthusiastic, charming young lady she is today. “Hadn’t I joined ACT, I wouldn’t have been able to complete my graduation”, says Nithya.

Activities at a glance:

  • Fun filledtrip to Mysore- Every alternate year our children are invited to visit the Infosys Mysore campus for 4 days. This year 31 children, 4 Mothers and 3 staff members not only stayed there but were also taken around the campus and were provided first class meals. 
  • Visit to Metro Art Centre- Children were taken to the Metro Art Centre to see some experiments. There were experiments on light pollution. There were other informative shows as well.
  • Xmas celebration- Christmas was celebrated with the presence of Santa Claus. The kids were so excited to see the shower of snow and candies.
  • Annual mother’s day- We conducted Annual sports day for the mothers. It included all their favorite games. Some of them were Running Race, Relay, Musical Chair, Tug of War and Lemon and Spoon. Our Mothers enjoyed being a part of the  sports day
  • ACT educational tour- The one day tour to Museum, Planetarium and Cubbon Park opened up avenues for experiential learning for the students of ACT                                                                                                 Ashwini Charitable Trust extends its hands to educate, support and empower 360 children from 300 families thus helping each child break the cycle of poverty andraise their quality of life thereby transforming their dreams to realities
Mothers sports meet
Mothers sports meet
Museum Trip
Museum Trip
Xmas celebrations
Xmas celebrations
Mysore Infosys campus trip
Mysore Infosys campus trip
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ASHWINI CHARITABLE TRUST

Location: BANGALORE, KARNATAKA - India
Website: http:/​/​ashwinitrust.org
Project Leader:
RADHIKA ARVINDAM
BANGALORE, KARNATAKA India

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