We are time and again pleased to receive a visit from Dr. Susanne Pechel, President of the CED Foundation that helped build our new school and that continues to support 55 of our students. Despite the short stay, the time we spent together since last meeting two years ago was really special. Thanks to Susanne […]
We would like to express our sincere thanks to the Shomota organisation (www.shomota.com), the producer and supplier of sustainable, cloth menstrual pads. Our girls and their mothers received a workshop on puberty, the development of a woman’s body through adolescence and a detailed explanation of the menstrual cycle. In Indian culture menstrual cycle is still a tabu. During […]
On our school’s ninth year anniversary, we celebrated our joy and gratitude for being able to learn, share and help one another – thereby, growing together. The stage was lit up in the bright colours of the rainbow, sun and magnificent flowers. Our girls danced and sang alongside lyrics that reflected our joy. We sincerely thank Ms. […]
Our students participated in the art workshop organized by Apeejay Anand Children Library. Children from various schools and non-government organisations took part at this creative and artistic event. Their assignment was to draw and write the alphabet on the white T-shirts. Each child also received a gift bag full of small and useful gifts. Thank you […]
We have received a special visit. The music students from Geneva, Switzerland, came to Piali and prepared a fun program with a sound workshop for our girls. The children were taught about using their hands and feet to create and play with rhythm and sound. Thank you #LiveinSchool and Indian Guitar Federation for this beautiful opportunity.
We’re on our way! This time to Kolkata, to visit the ZOO and the museum. The bus, full of music and songs to make sure we don’t get carsick, first took us along a dusty road to a city bypass where we admired tall skyscrapers and other great buildings. At the museum, we learned a lot […]
A special day for us is the day when we swap the small classrooms for a playground – a day for play and sports. We run, jump rope, play games with a ball, test our balance skills, try to eat a cookie while having our hands bound with a rope… But mostly, we spend the day […]