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posted on Friday, May 17th, 2019
by Vandana Shah
Story of our Women Entrepreneurs- Story 2

-penned by Alo, board member Distressed with the disharmony in her life caused by a petty mother in law, Meenakshi(name changed), now 33 got onto a bus one morning and headed back to her village to die. As she was stuffing down poisonous fruits down her gullet she was spotted and rescued by the villagers…. Read more »

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Posted on Friday, May 17th, 2019
by Vandana Shah
posted on Saturday, May 11th, 2019
by Vandana Shah
Sharana student stands 3rd in School

A shout out to Vignesh- who stood 3rd in his entire school for the 12th standard examinations- a proud score of 478 /600 marks. The “Thinakaran”  covered this in their paper and we are happy to share it forward. Earlier in the year  2016 -17

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Posted on Saturday, May 11th, 2019
by Vandana Shah
posted on Wednesday, May 8th, 2019
by Vandana Shah
Story of our Women Entrepreneurs- Story 1

-penned by Alo, board member Poverty is variously described as deprivation, pauperism, penury and subliminally we all wish if only a touch of magic could change the lot of the poor.

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Posted on Wednesday, May 8th, 2019
by Vandana Shah
posted on Thursday, May 2nd, 2019
by Vandana Shah
Another order delivered- more experience gained for our VTC program boys

We are proud to share that the Sharana VTC program production unit –the boys along with Mani have successfully completed another project of the professional woodwork for an upcoming apartment. They created 30 shutter frames, 21 door frames, 11 window frames and 8 ventilation frames for the same. The order took little over 3 months… Read more »

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Posted on Thursday, May 2nd, 2019
by Vandana Shah
posted on Thursday, April 25th, 2019
by Vandana Shah
Sharana’s collaboration with the Toy Bank

Earlier this month, Sharana received 10 large cartons at the railway station- filled to the brim with Toys for children of all ages- all in good shape and ready to use.        These were sent from The Toy Bank, an organisation that reached out to Sharana earlier this year. Sharana believes in working collaboratively by sharing… Read more »

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Posted on Thursday, April 25th, 2019
by Vandana Shah
posted on Saturday, April 20th, 2019
by Vandana Shah
Sharana students Excel in 12th std exams

Very proud to share that as they recieved the results of their 12th standard exams- the students called up our team to inform them of the results. And they fared well!! All students who sat for the exams

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Posted on Saturday, April 20th, 2019
by Vandana Shah
posted on Friday, April 12th, 2019
by Vandana Shah
Alcoholism-everybody’s problem-and more…

-penned by board member Mrs Alo Sud It is the end of the day, working men and women need to unwind, a ritual of getting together to share a drink after work slowly establishes itself. Slowly this ritual takes precedence over hands on care and attention to the children back home.

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Posted on Friday, April 12th, 2019
by Vandana Shah
posted on Friday, April 5th, 2019
by Vandana Shah
An Intern shares his experience in Sharana’s programs

“When arriving in Angalakupam for the first time I`m struck by a sensation of being very far away from home. Not to state the obvious, I`m not the first one to feel this, but my expectations of the children may be colored by this. Will Indian children be different from Scandinavian children?

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Posted on Friday, April 5th, 2019
by Vandana Shah
posted on Monday, April 1st, 2019
by Vandana Shah
Children learn about Hand-Washing the Fun Way in Angalakuppam

Sharana started the Seeds of Change program in January 2014 that has been since its inception raising awareness on social causes such as waste management, hygiene and equality through sports and games. It has been conducted in the village of Angalakuppam

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Posted on Monday, April 1st, 2019
by Vandana Shah
posted on Friday, March 22nd, 2019
by Vandana Shah
Sharana at the Social Work department in Pondicherry University

Earlier today, Mrs Rajkala, Mrs Alo and social worker and Child Protection Officer Manuel spent the morning with the teachers and students of the social work department in the Pondicherry University. Mrs Rajkala made a presentation(with inputs from Mrs Alo and Manuel) on Child Protection Policy and its importance in an institution and organisation- she… Read more »

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Posted on Friday, March 22nd, 2019
by Vandana Shah
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