As I travel around India with my colleague Ashok Tripathi, we are introduced to many people and told many stories, some of them shocking and beyond belief. This short story is about 30-year-old Kavita Bisht, one of the most inspirational people I have ever met and who has a shocking tale to tell about an acid attack made on her at the age of eighteen.
Merry Christmas from us all at Lotus Flower Trust, and especially from the children of Paravour Primary School in Tamil Nadu - just one of our amazing projects!
Lotus Flower Trust supports World Toilet Day and has made a pledge to help improve the toilets and washing facilities in all our projects across India. See our Project In Need of Funding pages to help our projects in desperate need of hygienic facilities to fit the increasing number of users.
Thanks to a generous donation of £15,000 from Gebr. Heinemann and Estée Lauder, we are excited to announce that the much needed Dining Room, Kitchen, Toilets and Washing Facilities at Nalanda Primary School in Ladakh are now complete and look amazing. Most importantly, the teachers and children are delighted with the results!
A large workshop for the recycling machine, along with a warehouse for materials, are now completed at PAGIR - the People’s Action Group for Inclusion and Rights. A pioneer project which Lotus Flower Trust is so proud to have raised funds for, PAGIR is run by a community of people with various physical and mental special needs in Ladakh…
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Along life's bumpy way we meet some people who change our lives forever, as we try to help others here at Lotus Flower Trust HQ. It is very sad when these people who have made a difference by offering their kindness, generosity and talents over many years pass away, but these gifts do live on and we will always be grateful for their valued friendship and support.
The new Boys Accommodation block at our JSR Residential School for Special Needs Children is now complete! Now both boys and girls at the school can sleep comfortably and in separate quarters in order to comply with new Indian State law.