Why am I fundraising?
At Aarzoo, our aim is to provide professional level mentorship and training in performing arts to our children, helping them develop their skills and create new avenues for themselves. But our work does not end there. We also aim to provide life skills training to the mothers from the same communities. Mothers who have never had a chance to step out of their communities The objective is to train and prepare them to manage and run the final showcase event for their children. Through this training, we also wish to develop the child management skills in these mothers.
- 250 students have registered from 12 different schools across Delhi
- 3 Theater, 5 Thematic Dances (group) and 2 Musical Plays have been shortlisted by professionals from National School of Dramatics and other award winning performers
- Mothers from 7 different communities from across Delhi are now engaged in in event management and life skill development training. This also includes employability training
Why do we need the funds?
In the narrow alleys of Ram Nagar, Shahdara, lives Ritu. Living in a single room rented accomodation. At the outset, it would seem she has a regular life, with her husband and two children. But the reality is far from that. Her husband is perpetually bed ridden. He has terminal cancer. Mahi, the elder of the two children suffers from malnutrition and TB. Her brother is closely following her with a similar fate.