Dear friends of children in Snehalaya,
We are much obliged for your support helping us to provide for children in Snehalaya and carry it further. On 23rd Aug. 2014, Snehalaya has completed 8 years and we enter into 9th year now. On 23rd Aug. we celebrated its foundation day with hoisting of National flags and singing the national anthem of 14 countries from where volunteers have worked in Snehalaya. Dr. Bhagirath Prasad, The Member of Parliament was the Chief Guest and Dr. Gita Narahari, First lady of Gwalior was Guest of Honour. We have laid the foundation stone for the Multi-Purpose Hall and hope it will be ready for use within this year for daily needs of our children here. Cultural programme with songs, dances continued for almost three years as part of the celebrations followed by prize distribution to the children having won in annual sports and cultural competitions held on 22nd Aug. attended by nearly 500 children from various institutions including our children.
Though much has been done but much more remains to be done. We depend upon you only and hope for your continued support and more helping us to provide for these children and take more children from Streets of India. Only 38 children have been sponsored so far and we request you to consider sponsoring a child with just $ 40PM or whatever you may prefer. Please never hesitate to call me or write to me at firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions or further information.
We need and welcome volunteers from all walks of life to work with us on floor or from their own place. Please spread the word among every one known to you or whomsoever you come in contact with. Thanks a lot, with regards and best wishes,
Dr.B.K.Sharma for children of Snehalaya
Dear friends of Snehalaya in Gwalior,
We are much obliged for your help in providing for disabled or sick and orphan children in Snehalaya. The work continues. Recently we had Holi celebrated in Snehalaya as "Sarva dharma milan samaroh", where leaders from all religions joined our children, enjoyed and celebrated Holi with flowers. Some photographs here.
We take this opportunity to invite you with friends and family for the annual gala on 12th July in London from 6PM onwards. Please join us where you will be able to meet many of the volunteers and supporters. Some outstanding volunteers will be honoured for their work during the year. Just let us know the number attending to help us make arrangments appropriately.There is no fee to attend but any voluntary contributions are welcome.
We are also happy to inform you that Microsoft is giving another opportunity to double your donations today on 25th June for our School project. Today on 25th June from 12.01PM (EDT) for 24 hours, any donations upto $1000 will be matched 100% by Microsoft. Please donate as much possible, earlier the better, as matching will finish when and if available funds get exhausted, here in the link: http://www.globalgiving.org/projects/school-to-educate-girls-from-villages-in-india/
Thanks again and do not hesitate to contact me any time for any questions or further information, just write to me at email@example.com
With regards and best wishes,
For Snehalaya and its children.
We are much obliged for your generous help in providing a life with dignity to the disabled and Orphan children in our Snehalaya - The Home with Love. The children continue to grow towards becoming independent as aimed, actively participating in all activities and enjoying same.
Recently they participated in Republic day celebrations and Vasant Panchmi Pooja. Now preparing to celebrate Holi - the festival of colours. They also visited the trade fair and enjoyed the outing, rides and food there.
This could not be done without your support and we are sure for your continued support to provide for these children and accept more. In March, GlobalGiving.uk is adding 50% as bonus to your donations of £10 upto £600. Please consider and take this opportunity, here is the link for ready reference: http://www.globalgiving.co.uk/donate/3045/gwalior-childrens-hospital-charity/ and http://www.globalgiving.co.uk/projects/school-to-educate-girls-from-villages-in-india/
Thanks again for your help and feel free to write to me for any questions or further information any time, with regards,
For Gwalior Childrens Charity and Children of Snehalaya.
We shall celebrate Christmas on 25th Dec. in Snehalaya and our children will be having gala lunch in Usha Kiran Palace Hotel (only five star hotel in Gwalior) on 1st Jan. celebrating New year, an annual event every year, courtsey hotel management and the staff there.
We would like to thank you for your continued support and help with this last report in this year. We simply could not have done it without your support. On this occasion we request you once again for helping us more to enable us to provide for these disabled and destitute children in Snehalaya, providing them care with love, education and training giving them them an opportunity to become independent as much possible and live a dignified llife.
Trustees and a group of generous donors have pledged to match every Pound or dollar or Rupee or any currency in fact given between now and Dec. 31, please do not miss this opportunity to double your donations during this financial year closing soon. US tax payers for donations with tax benefits in US dollars (there is added advantage of this being matched by GlobalGiving also if you make it as recurring donation during this month, you can sponsor a child in Snehalaya just for $40 a month or can share it too), please donate now before it slips your mind, here is the link: http://www.globalgiving.org/projects/snehalaya-meaning-the-home-with-love-in-hindi/
Thanks again. With regards, MERRY CHRISTMAS with best wishes for a happy and prosperous New Year,
Dr. B.K. Sharma for all Trustees, advisors, staff and The Children,
Gwalior Childrens Charity and SNEHALAYA-The Home with Love.
We are much obliged of your support in bringing up our "Snehalaya- the home with love" with 66 disabled and orphan or abandoned children and homeless women there. Its Foundation day was celebrated on 23rd Aug. preceded by annual sports and cultural competitions held on 22nd Aug. for children with disabilities held in presence of Prof. Bhartendu Shukla as Chief Guest, Shri Arjaria Retd. Commissioner of Gwalior and Prof. P.S. Bisen as Guests of Honour and many honourable citizens of Gwalior. Unfortunately Mayor and Collector could not attend, gave their blessings and best wishes to our children on phone, as they were called for an emergency meeting in Bhopal. Nearly 300 children from various organizations participated. Though rains interrupted the cultural programme and it had to be held inside in our central hall, it did not deter the children from their enthusiasm and colourful presentations, which were enjoyed, liked and praised by all present.
So far out of 66 residents in Snehalaya, only 45 have been sponsored. Please consider sponsoring a child there, it is only $40PM and you can do so now by setting up regular payment on this site. We also request for you visiting Snehalaya and encourage our children at your convenience and never hesitate to contact me or write to me for any questions or information on firstname.lastname@example.org Thanks a lot, with regards, BK Dr.B.K.Sharma, For GHECT and Snehalaya - Help Children of India
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