Aid for children with special needs – Nalgonda district, AP

Aid for children with special needs –  Kodad,Nalgonda district, AP Project Leads: Mrudula Athuluri Local Sponsor & Lead: Diwakar Rao Charugundla Project Start Date: June 2012 Project Duration/Type: Short term/One time Project Description: Chirag Volunteers visited Sanagala Radhakrishna seva samstha , Kodad .  School for special needs kids . There are about 60-90 special needs …


Chirag Educational Sponsorships 2010-2012

CHIRAG EDUCATIONAL GRANTS 2010-2012 Project Lead: Satish ShenoyLocal Sponsor & Lead: K. R. ShanbhogueProject Start Date: June 2010Project Duration/Type : RecurringProject Description: Educational grants to 69 deserving students with special needs Deliverables:Books, pens & pencils, school uniforms (3 sets), school bags,umbrellas, shoes, compass (mathematical instruments) box, calculators,Oxford English-Kannada Dictionary and World AtlasTotal Cost of Sponsorship: $2500Project …


Aid for children with special needs – Khammam district, AP – Phase II

Aid for children with special needs –  Khammam district, AP – Phase II Project Leads: Jyothi Gurram, Mrudula Athuluri Local Sponsor & Lead: G. Kishan Rao Project Start Date: May 2010 Project Duration/Type: Short term/One time Project Description:Chirag Volunteers visited nearly 300 remote villages in Khammam area to raise awareness on ‘Prevention and Remediation of …


Aid for students in Khammam district, Andhra Pradesh – Phase|

Aid for students in Khammam district, Andhra Pradesh – Phase 1 Project Lead: Jyothi Gurram Local Sponsor & Lead: Kishan Rao Gurram Project Start Date: November 2009 Project Duration/Type: Short term/One time Project Description: Mr. Kishan Rao is a retired headmaster from Khammam, Andhra Pradesh. Recently, he visited a few schools in several villages in …


Chirag Educational Sponsorships 2008-2009

Chirag Educational Scholarships 2008-2009 Project Lead: Satish Shenoy Local Sponsor & Lead: K R Shanbhogue Project Start Date: May 2008 Project Duration/Type: Recurring / New Scholarships Project Description: Continued sponsorship of students through educational scholarships – included total of 60 students Total Cost of Sponsorship: $2100 Deliverables: Books, pens & pencils, school uniforms (3 sets), …


Aid for students at ‘SWPH and RC’ in Pune

Aid for students at ‘SWPH and RC’ in Pune: Project Lead: Ritu Goyal Local Sponsor & Lead: Anju Gupta and Abhishek Gupta Project Start Date: March 2008 Project Duration/Type: Short term/One time Project Description: The society for the welfare of differently abled persons(physically handicapped), education and research center is a school of disabled kids in …


Hearing Aid for Shyamala

Project Lead: Chandra Mouli Ravipati Local Sponsor & Lead: Yenikapati Karunakar Project Start Date: August 2007 Project Duration/Type: Short term/One time Project Description: Shyamala is the youngest daughter of Mr. Nageswararao, who works as a laborer. Shyamala lost her hearing when she was 4 years old. It is believed to be due to a typhoid …


Visual aid/surgery for visually impaired students

Local Sponsor & Lead: K R Shanbhogue Project Start Date: March 2007 Project Duration/Type: Short term/One time Project Description: Provide URGENT surgery for a 8 year old Shobha who according to doctor’s tests currently has only 10% vision but is correctable with surgery. The other visaully impaired 10 year old student is Preethamwho needs spectacles …


Rechargeable lights for poor students

Project Lead: Chandrasekhar Karnati Local Sponsor & Lead: Mohan Rao Gurram Project Start Date: Feb 2007 Project Duration/Type: Short Term/One Time Project Description: Provide rechargeable lights to poor students who do not have electricity at home. The students are from Sri Satya Sai Samagra Vidya Kendram, a free school for blind and poor located in …


Enabling kids to learn basic creation skills:

Project Lead: K. L. Mamnani and Praveen Mamnani Local Sponsor & Lead: Mr. K. L. Mamnani, Mr. Soni, Mr. Manoj Chablani Project Start Date: August 2007 Project Duration/Type: One Day Project Description: We take for granted the fundamental human skills and tend to forget the complexity of our brains and how it enables us to …