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Renuka Bhati

Sports intervention in Jhed

A Fellow’s Journey : How sports intervention can help in learning

By Education
 Educate for Life has supported Kshamtalaya, an Indian non-profit organisation founded to support school children in disadvantaged settings. We have enabled three local government schools in the vicinity of Hunar Ghar to benefit from the inputs of three committed Kshamtalaya Fellows who have been working to support students and teachers since the start of the 2017 academic year in August.

Here Kshamtalaya Fellow Stephen Charles, a former Bank of America employee, shares his experience of working in Jhed Secondary School, helping 46 children to develop a greater interest in their studies and learn valuable life skills through participating in sporting activities. 

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Dental camp at Hunar Ghar

Dental Check-up Camp at Hunar Ghar

By India
A dental check-up camp was organized at Hunar Ghar in collaboration with Global Hospital, Mount Abu to screen children for diseases and to ensure that a good oral hygiene is being maintained. With limited access to reliable healthcare , health interventions such as this form a critical support for children and their families in Bakhel. An early diagnosis and subsequent treatments keep the children healthy and increase attendance at school manifold. Here is a brief account of the  dental camp..

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Preparation for Sports Tournament

Hunar Ghar gears-up for the Annual Sports Meet

By Sports Tournament
The Sports Tournament at Hunar Ghar is slated to be held next week and the preparations are in full swing at the school. The event spread over two days sees participation from near-by schools as well and is a fun-time for children to mingle and compete. The community members also come together to encourage the participating children. Here’s a glimpse of preparation underway..

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Celebrating Children's Day

Children’s Day Week Celebration

By India
The Children’s Day celebration on 14th Nov was followed by week long events & activities at Hunar Ghar focused on Child Rights. The children participated in debates, a rally around Bakhel, painting competitions and sessions with teachers to understand the social causes. Our Rural Changemaker, Rahul Dubey shares a day-wise look at the various events.. Read More

Fundraising and Communications joins Hunar Ghar

Fundraising & Communications Manager joins

By Administration, India
I am Renuka Bhati, and I have recently joined the very enthusiastic and inspiring team at Educate for Life as Fund Raising and Communications Manager, India. Hunar Ghar set in a picturesque location in Aravalli hills is a unique school for children from a marginalized Adivasi community. It is not just a school; it also caters to the health needs, holistic development and education of the community in and around Bakhel panchayat. The inaccessibility and the challenging environment has not deterred the team at Hunar Ghar, and it is their indomitable spirit that has had me hooked. Read More