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Grateful ! More help needed to support 23 kids at Miracle Orphanage

Miracle Manna Children's Home is a loving home to 23 children - orphaned by their natural parents at different ages- and embraced by the large arms and hearts of Shivaji and Prema. The couple began their unplanned journey desiring to welcome one child into their family through adoption. But the need for home for children orphaned by poor parents, some neglected and oppressed, grew systematically over the last 6 years to the strength of today, thanks to the couple's quiet resolve not to say no to a child in distress.

Despite their own economic background being modest. Shivaji had to leave his job as a driver, and Prema as a BPO staffer, to raise children and do all the physical work required to run the home, committed to providing the kids with good education and loving care. They go down to the bare minimum quite often and live with faith and dignity thanks to providential help of benefactors, like the Principal of a city english medium convent school charging a discounted fee of just Rs.5000 per child per year, to a land lord who has given a reasonably roomy home for a rent of Rs.8000/- pm., and other families helping them monetarily and in kind.

Funds required immediately is Rs.1,20,000/- to meet pending Home rent for 5 months, unpaid school fees for a few students , unpaid college fees for the oldest child of the Home, Marina, who is in 1st year BBA, and for food rations for the coming month. This would give immediate relief for the Couple to keep the Orphanage going. 

For more details, refer the website here - http://www.miraclemanna.org/
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13th October 2019
# A momentous milestone for Miracle children's home:
Two months ago, Miracle children home’s first child, secured a job after successfully completing her college degree in Bachelor of Business Administration !
For multiple reasons it was a great feeling -for one, the way Sania* (* name changed for privacy) has turned out, confident and determined to forge ahead with her dreams while staying true to her roots .
Watch video :
For another, it was deeply fulfiling for Shivaji and Prema after 10 years of starting their home. Watch video:

And finally, for all supporters at Milaap and in the neighbourhood support group, it was a validation of belief and support of Miracle children’s home !

# Gandhi Jayanthi Celebrations at Miracle home, October 2, 2019
Miracle kids put up a show on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanthi. It enhanced not only their knowledge about the father of the nation, but also how to imbibe Gandhiji in their lives. The show was made more beautiful by the rendering of the national anthem in classical Indian music swaras that was taught to them by a volunteering music teacher !  Watch the video :

After mid-term exams and festival break, kids will be off to school from Oct 14th.  Here is picture of the cheerful festival time at Miracle home.


School fees fully covered thanks to Milaap supporters!
Heartfelt thanks to Milaap supporters for chipping in timely to meet the balance school fees for the current academic year !!

For this financial year 2019-20, Miracle home's immediate need now is the closure of gap in operational expenses for two months, about Rs.4 lakhs.

Warm and cheerful wishes from Miracle children's home to Milaap supporters for a joyful festival season !!

God bless ,

Venkatesh
# A momentous milestone for Miracle children's home:
Two months ago, Miracle children home’s first child, secured a job after successfully completing her college degree in Bachelor of Business Administration !
For multiple reasons it was a great feeling -for one, the way Sania* (* name changed for privacy) has turned out, confident and determined to forge ahead with her dreams while staying true to her roots .
Watch video :
For another, it was deeply fulfiling for Shivaji and Prema after 10 years of starting their home. Watch video:

And finally, for all supporters at Milaap and in the neighbourhood support group, it was a validation of belief and support of Miracle children’s home !

# Gandhi Jayanthi Celebrations at Miracle home, October 2, 2019
Miracle kids put up a show on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanthi. It enhanced not only their knowledge about the father of the nation, but also how to imbibe Gandhiji in their lives. The show was made more beautiful by the rendering of the national anthem in classical Indian music swaras that was taught to them by a volunteering music teacher !  Watch the video :

After mid-term exams and festival break, kids will be off to school from Oct 14th.  Here is picture of the cheerful festival time at Miracle home.


School fees fully covered thanks to Milaap supporters!
Heartfelt thanks to Milaap supporters for chipping in timely to meet the balance school fees for the current academic year !!

For this financial year 2019-20, Miracle home's immediate need now is the closure of gap in operational expenses for two months, about Rs.4 lakhs.

Warm and cheerful wishes from Miracle children's home to Milaap supporters for a joyful festival season !!

God bless ,

Venkatesh
4th September 2019
Dear Supporters

Out of Rs.482900/- of Sri Aurobindo yearly fees, we have so far paid only Rs.1 lakh in April 2019. We will have to pay a minimum amount of Rs.1 lakh now in Sept month, and clear the balance in two later installments when our funds situation is more comfortable.

After utilising fully the neighbourhood Citizen Support Group contribution commitments for the financial year 2019-20, we have a Rs.7 lakh deficit which we will have to crowd source from warm hearted supporters like yourself. Your support is a major enabler for the Home's running and kids' education.

The current withdrawal will be used for paying 2nd instalment of school fees as per above.

Warm regards
Venkatesh


Dear Supporters

Out of Rs.482900/- of Sri Aurobindo yearly fees, we have so far paid only Rs.1 lakh in April 2019. We will have to pay a minimum amount of Rs.1 lakh now in Sept month, and clear the balance in two later installments when our funds situation is more comfortable.

After utilising fully the neighbourhood Citizen Support Group contribution commitments for the financial year 2019-20, we have a Rs.7 lakh deficit which we will have to crowd source from warm hearted supporters like yourself. Your support is a major enabler for the Home's running and kids' education.

The current withdrawal will be used for paying 2nd instalment of school fees as per above.

Warm regards
Venkatesh


16th August 2019
Fervour and spirit at Miracle children's home Independence day celebration : 15th August 2019

Every year, Miracle children's home celebrates Independence day with flag hoisting by a chief guest for children to imbibe patriotic values and selflessness. This year, with children having greater exposure to the idea of Independence day, thanks to exposure at their new school, the fervour and spirit in children were markedly higher ! This augurs well for their overall development as responsible citizens..  

The short video attached,  captures the spirit of the day at the home . 

Our request for funds to meet the deficit in Education spends for the Academic year 2019-20 of Rs.4.31 lakhs is very much alive, and the need is immediate. Seek your continued support to fund the Education expense gap at the earliest, in order for us to give a decent education to these orphaned kids .

The details:
1. Sri Aurobindo school
- Fees, Uniforms, books for 17 Kids from Class 1 to 9 standards is ₹ 4,82,900/-
2. Kenneth George school
Fees + uniform + books for One girl in Grade 10 is ₹ /- 59000
3. Sindhi PU College
1st PU fees for One girl  ₹ 40,000
4. Tuition/special classes for 4 students full year ₹ /- 50000
5.Bus running charges for transportation of kids to school for full year:  ₹ 1,25,000
  • Total Education spend for 2018-19: ₹ 7,56,000/-
  • Resources raised so far : ₹ 3,25,000/-
  • Shortage in Education expenses of ₹ 4,31,000/-

Conveying gratitude on behalf of all at Miracle Children home !

Warm regards
Venkatesh 
Fervour and spirit at Miracle children's home Independence day celebration : 15th August 2019

Every year, Miracle children's home celebrates Independence day with flag hoisting by a chief guest for children to imbibe patriotic values and selflessness. This year, with children having greater exposure to the idea of Independence day, thanks to exposure at their new school, the fervour and spirit in children were markedly higher ! This augurs well for their overall development as responsible citizens..  

The short video attached,  captures the spirit of the day at the home . 

Our request for funds to meet the deficit in Education spends for the Academic year 2019-20 of Rs.4.31 lakhs is very much alive, and the need is immediate. Seek your continued support to fund the Education expense gap at the earliest, in order for us to give a decent education to these orphaned kids .

The details:
1. Sri Aurobindo school
- Fees, Uniforms, books for 17 Kids from Class 1 to 9 standards is ₹ 4,82,900/-
2. Kenneth George school
Fees + uniform + books for One girl in Grade 10 is ₹ /- 59000
3. Sindhi PU College
1st PU fees for One girl  ₹ 40,000
4. Tuition/special classes for 4 students full year ₹ /- 50000
5.Bus running charges for transportation of kids to school for full year:  ₹ 1,25,000
  • Total Education spend for 2018-19: ₹ 7,56,000/-
  • Resources raised so far : ₹ 3,25,000/-
  • Shortage in Education expenses of ₹ 4,31,000/-

Conveying gratitude on behalf of all at Miracle Children home !

Warm regards
Venkatesh 
Rs.10,000 raised

Goal: Rs.150,000

Beneficiary: Miracle Manna M... info_outline
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