Showing posts from September, 2009

Opportunity to Help Build a Foster Home for Kids in Uttarakhand, Sept 27-Oct 3

Friends do have a look at the our concept note and fill in the confirmation form attached.
And please spread the word among your friends/relatives/colleagues .
Remember you could be the one hogging all the smiles, and best wishes from the kids
when your name comes on the 'Wall of Gratitude' at the Dehradun home.


Vol. 3, No. 4

Highlights of July – August, 2009
‘‘We provide shelter’
Udayan Care welcomes Ms. Gita Ranjan - Volunteer Coordinator, Ms. Deepshikha Ghose- Asst. Manager - Volunteer Management, and Mr. Adil Sanwari - Resource Mobiliser.
With the fresh flock in, we look forward to some fresh action soon.
Not less than a dream!

Straight from a fairytale
Enter our Children’s Home at Sant Nagar and you enter a world full of fantasies. Ms. Sujata Ranganathan, the Architect and her team labored for days, pro bono, converting our 14 year old Children’s Home (the 1st Udayan Ghar) into a ‘Dream House’.
Any guesses on who took care of the soaring bills of the contractor? It was Indian Oil once again! The Corporate has been sponsoring this Home for children since past 5 years and they continued to support us in this endeavor too. The remaining amount was footed by one of the international volunteers at the home, Ms. Mehr Agarwal. This 18 year old, volunteered …

RUN FOR HOPE:Delhi Half Marathon 2009

The Delhi Half Marathon offers an excellent opportunity to extend a helping hand in raising funds for social causes.

In the last 3 years, more than 75,000 Delhi-ites ran the 6 km Great Delhi Run as well 21 kms half marathon, raising more than Rs. 4.5 crores for social organisations.

Udayan Care has raised Rs. 51 lakhs and over 600 people ran for us from 2005 - 2008.

We have to build our 11th Children's home in Dehradun, for which a benevolent donor has given a beautiful piece of land. This Home shall keep 24 kids away from the misery & cruelty of streets and provide them all opportunities to grow into better citizens of tomorrow. Your support at the event 2009 will help to transform the lives of many, many more such innocent lives.

The two ways in which you can represent our cause in the Delhi Half Marathon 2009 are:

1.Become a DREAM TEAM member: A Dream team member is an individual who commits to collect at least Rs 1 lakh for Udayan Care purely through personal contacts. But she/…

HOME OF JOY: Joy of Giving Week

Udayan Care plans its biggest campaign “Home of JOY: An Employee Corporate Partnership in Giving” initiative, in the Joy of Giving Week, organised by Give India.

The biggest ever “employee-corporate partnership–in-giving” under CSR, is all set to be rolled out in the months of August and September. This is for setting up our 11th Children’s Home in Dehradun, “Home of Joy”.

The grand finale shall be during the 'The Joy of Giving Week’ to be celebrated all over India from September 27- October 3, 2009. Conceptualized by Give India, the Joy of Giving Week, aims to get people from all walks of life together to engage in acts of giving- money, time, skills or simple acts of kindness. This unique initiative has enabled and strengthened Udayan Care to come up with this ambitious and one of a kind fundraiser!!!

We urge the corporates, individuals to come forward and contribute in spreading joy, laughter and hope!!

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