Monthly Archives: April 2012
On Republic Day this year 2012 The Vatsal Chaya Trust was given an award by the Chandigarh Administration for Merit in Social Work.It felt great to reach this special milestone and to be part of a group of 12 other awardees from diverse fields.
250 children of The Vatsal Chaya Trust celebrated International Children’s Day and shouted with great gusto” saare bacche school mein ” which means “EVERY CHILD SHOULD BE IN SCHOOL”. This Day was started by The Consortium for Streetchildren to draw focus on these invisble and negelected children.The Poster we made is based on the CSC ‘s poster about the same.
The children had a great adventure full of new and wonderful images from the world of science ,nature and tecnology . The trip took a whole week to plan ,bus to be hired ,food,juice,fruits,lunch options,early morning meeting point ,permission from parents ,special cajoling required for some of our girls! estimates to be given to school authorities and thennn…the trip happened