This campaign has stopped and can no longer accept donations.

I am fundraising to books_are_a_uniquely_portable_magic

Ask for an update

Story

"If I'm ever stranded, I hope it's in a book store"
Teach for India is an organisation that believes in giving all children an excellent education. I'm pursuing my fellowship with them, at a school in Govandi, Mumbai, called Ja'fari English High School. I teach English to 138 children of Standard 9. My students come from a community where violence is high. They come from a community where there is a lot of gender discrimination. They have no exposure to the world outside Govandi.
I thought about how I could try to change this. I thought about what made me who I am today. The answer was very simple- books. I'm planning on introducing a variety of books like 'The Kite Runner', 'Persepolis', 'Maus' and many more so I could build empathy.

I'm planning on using the money I raise for buying/photocopying books. It will also be used for school/classroom supplies.

Ask the campaign organizer

comments powered by Disqus
Content Disclaimer: The facts and opinions, expressed in this fundraiser page are those of the campaign organiser or users, and not Milaap.
Rs.15,890
raised of Rs.50,000 goal

14 Supporters

0 Days to go

Payment options: Online, cheque/cash pickups

Supporters (14)

SP
Sravya donated Rs.500

God bless you kids and Anu for such a wonderful thought :)

Soumya
Soumya donated Rs.1,000

Loads of love n blessings to the children and all the best Anu :)

P
Priyanka donated Rs.1,000
M
mahima donated Rs.500
Shiv
Shiv donated Rs.1,000

Good Luck

SH
Sarasawathi donated Rs.1,500