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Updates from Vision brainstorming rooms

Off late, the community center in Prayas has been bustling with various meetings and discussions. We are heading to restructuring and reorganizing our volunteer setup, and also working on infusing it with fresh energy and new ideas.

AID Prayas.Heading towards Next Generation

As we all believe that a self sustained independent system should be created in the community so that we can focus on the bigger picture. A small initiative taken by Prashant, Nakul, Prateek and Himanshu in the activity class could mark the beginning of the same.

26 जनवरी .. ek alag subah

सरफ़रोशी की तमन्ना अब हमारे दिल में है
देखना है ज़ोर कितना बाज़ू-ए-क़ातिल में है
वक़्त आने पर बता देंगे तुझे, ए आसमान,
हम अभी से क्या बताएँ क्या हमारे दिल में है!

Republic Day Celebrations

Dear Sir/Ma'am
On Behalf of AID- Prayas Team, it gives me immense pleasure to invite you to bestow your prescence and be a part of our celebrations on 26th January 2011 in the community center, on the occassion of Republic day
Following is the schedule of events:-
1)Welcome speech
2) National Anthem
3) Prize distribution
4) Cultural Events
5) Experience sharing
6) Vote of thanks

Christmas Gift - A Day of Picnic with AID-Prayas kids

 If you were asked about specialty of 25th December of any  year ,The elder remember it as  "Christmas Day " and younger one for the "Santa" and his gifts .And here "AID-Prayas" kids got their "Christmas" Gift on 25th of Dec 2010 .

The Gift was indeed a day of "Fulltu Masti" as all were set to go for the Picnic.This is kind of a ritual now for last 5 years that kids  go for picnic atleast once in a year,and this year it was on "Christmas Day" .

Women Literacy Class "Meri Pehchaan"--First Milestone

Women Literacy Class "Meri Pehchaan" is really going good and interesting too.
A Journey of 4 months...made us reach upto e first milestone......
[Here "SHE" means each woman in the class]

Bal Sabha: An Experience sharing by a volunteer

On a Sunday evening away from the glistening weekend in a upward metro city I spend some time with children singing and dancing enacting and screaming in a beautifully decorated and tidy room with their Banner flashing "Teacher's DAy Balsabha" inside the lanes of a marganilized community right at the heart of the same city.

Schedule of the classes

Just to update everyone about the schedule of the classes, and the respective class owners. New volunteers can look for volunteering opportunities at any of the aspects.
Senior batch Owner: Nakul( 9810722449)Teacher: Kulwinder Madam Days: Monday- FridayTiming: 3.30- 5.30 PM
Eureka BatchOwner: Charu (9958363035)Teacher: Kulwinder madam Days: Monday- FridayTiming: 3.30 PM- 5.30 PM
Junior BatchOwner: Anvita( 9971546756)Teacher: Jyoti MadamDays: Monday- FridayTiming: 5.30-7.30PM

Nuturing Independence this Independece day.

In the past, each year I used to celebrate Independence Day either at my school or at home watching parade on T.V listening to Patriotic bollywood movie songs. This Year Independence Day was different because I came out of my comfort zone to celebrate it with kids from Naya bans Basti.