Sponsor meals for a poor person, 14 to 36 years at our inclusive centre in Bhuj-Blind Peoples Association, India
Sponsor meals for a poor person, 14 to 36 years at our inclusive centre in Bhuj, INR 975
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Overview

Blind People's Association (BPA) is a professional organization which believes in providing equal opportunities to all categories of people with disabilities. Consistent with the philosophy, it works for providing education, employment opportunities, equal rights and quality life for them.

How It Works

• The BPA has educational programmes from primary level to secondary level and further Diploma level programmes for several blind people.
• All these people stay in the campus.
• There are separate hostels for boys and girls.
• These people come from a very poor background.
• All education including tuition fees, training in Braille, audio material, stay and food are provided free of cost.
• All the students are given nutritious and balanced meals to compensate for their nutritional deficiencies.
• The NGO staff realize that parents who are migrant labourers or landless farmers send their children to these hostels, so that the child gets shelter, food, medicine and a loving environment.
• Food from weddings or parties is never accepted in donation, as it is not respectful to serve such food and its quality is not guaranteed.
• Food menus are carefully prepared to accommodate the needs and interests of these children.
• All grains like wheat, rice and other consumables are purchased directly from the supplier and come from good quality brands.

Statistics

• 240 – Number of blind people at the campus

Donation Option Break-up cost in INR
Cook's salary/Provisions 975.00
Unit Price 975
Quantity
Total 975
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Beautiful & now Bold
Sangeeta Rathod is the daughter of a labourer. She has severe physical disabilities and as she is unable to walk has to drag herself from place to place. She enrolled for a course at BPA with great reluctance & hesitation.
Sangeeta was given a tricycle. Staying with other girls disabled like her, made Sangeeta realize that she was not the only one. She also realized that she was responsible for her own future. The tricycle made her mobile and therefore more confident to move from place to place and mix with others. The BPA staff helped her become more confident. They taught her grooming, safety rules & social graces. The good food offered at the BPA hostel improved her physical health.
Today Sangeeta is a transformed person. She is confident that after she finishes her education at BPA she will get a job and be able to support her family. She is truly beautiful & bold.

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