Every year we send teams to India to help with practical tasks, to run camps for the kids, and to support the staff and resource the grads in cities across north India. Have a look below for just some of the past and upcoming projects.
UPCOMING CONSTRUCTION/Kids kamp - FALL 2016
October 7-24, 2016 (Okanagan Team to Shanti Niketan)
October 14-31, 2016 (VancouverTeam to Dar-Ul-Fazl)
Our short-term volunteer teams will spend either two weeks at the Shanti Niketan Children’s home in Sabathu, India or spend two weeks at Dar-Ul-Fazl Children’s home in Manali, India. You will have the opportunity to work hard during the day on construction projects and then later in the day, spend time with the children playing games, reading books or hanging out. Come join us and be part of a team that helps make a difference in the lives of our Child of Mine family.
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RECENT PROJECTS - MEI KIDS KAMP, DAR-UL-FAZL, 2016
The team travelled to Dar-Ul-Fazl in northern India where they served at the home. They engaged in some work projects (gardening / landscaping, painting), providing some music instruction, putting on a sports camp, as well as kids activities (crafts, songs and games). They passionately served by doing some community service, and cleaned up a local area. They also visited the local hospital and used their musical and drama talents in various other settings.
RECENT PROJECTS - KCS Kelowna, SPRING BREAK 2016
January 22 - February 5, 2016 KCS embarked on a trip with 14 Grade 11 and 12 students and 4 teachers to India to help at the Shanti Niketan Children’s Home. Started in 1988, the home’s desire is to raise up good citizens in Northern India. Our team ran a kids kamp for the 70+ children at the home, giving the staff a much needed rest and the children a fun, engaging, and uplifting experience. To read more CLICK HERE