Monthly Archives: April 2012

new media stories on us

The Daily Post in the Chandigarh City pull -out

A BIG PAT ON THE BACK-State Award for Merit in Social Work for Sangita Vardhan

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.

Republic Day Honour for The Vatsal Chaya Trust                               

Celebrating the Right to Speak Up –Adding Your Voice for Streetchildren Everywhere

The International Street Children Day was started by The Consortium For Street Children

our first rally --the children enjoyed their first democratic experience


holding aloft a hope for the future--no illiteracy

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.

Excursion to Science City -THANKS TO THE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT U.T.. Chandigarh

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


Lots of news waiting to be organized—-

6month course completion certificates jointly from Vatsal Chaya and Urban Poverty Alleviation Cell

Women members of vocational training filling out feed back forms

about a 100 of our women members met to celebrate women's day

Women”s Day