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Home of Home Update…Praise Indeed…:)

On June 16th Anindita Kar Gupta blogged on her last day at Don Bosco Ashalyam.  We received today by e-mail a letter from Father George Nadackal, Director at the Ashalayam and were so happy we wanted to share it.

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Ananya, Pratakshya and Shreya Reflect…

ETASHA for us was truly a unique experience. It was an eye-opener which acquainted us with the murkiness of India. We could see how people were dealing with their everyday lives in such primitive and uncivilized conditions. We even came across the youth’s dreams and aspirations. Some of the people there were very determined but […]

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Photo-phobic on the First Day…

  My closest friend Sanovar is in town from University in Manipal and I went to her mum’s office IN GK, where Sanovar is volunteering. Her mum works as a facilitator and placement co-ordinator for ETASHA. As I was yapping away to glory to Mini aunty (Sanovar’s mother) Ian, who also works there, overheard me […]

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Volunteering with ETASHA – Ananya Kanwar

Better for the Experience: Ananya Kanwar Ananya Kanwar, a Class X student of Birla Vidya Niketan, and her friends Pratakshya Yadav and Shreya Talwar both Class XI students at DPS RK Puram, spent a month volunteering with ETASHA’s community mobilisation team in Madanpur Khadar and Zakir Nagar.  Here she writes about the the time there. My experience of […]

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Sukrit’s post “First day at work”

I arrived on the 23rd of June, apprehensive and nervous. I’d never ‘worked’ before and felt my inexperience could prove to be a problem. I walked in around 10.15 and took a seat. My friend, Ambuja who had referred me browsed facebook (a perennial activity) while I waited for my interview. The first person I […]

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