There's no safety in being the same person today that you were yesterday. That's just an illusion that ends up breaking your heart.
Bhimrao's Family Success Story
Bhimrao, a poor farmer from Akkalkot migrated to pune because of drought and debt. With 3 daughters and a pregnant wife, life was’ bad to the bone’ in one of the marginalized slum of pune ‘Kalakhadak’SNEH Foundation understood the plight of the family and started working to help the them in every possible way.Jyoti, the youngest daughter who was severely malnourished and stunted is now part of the global growth hormone research project and is being treated by topmost doctors in India.Vijaylakshmi, the eldest daughter who quit her studies to support her mother is now enrolled back to class 8th in Secondary school Wakad.Saraswati, is one of our brightest in our daily classes at Kalakhadak and continues to surprise us with her hard work and ability to learn.After the mother gave birth to the 4th kid, a son, we counseled her to get the sterilization done.Bhimrao is now motivated and working hard to raise the standard of the family. As an organization we believe in bringing the change that is sustainable.
Ankush's Family Success Story
Ankush Yadav still travels miles on his bicycle everyday to supply biscuits, candies etc to small shop owners across PCMC. Over the years his income subsided and paying for the kid’s education became a challenge. He finally gave up when his elder son and daughter passed their class 10th exams. Fee for the junior college was too high.SNEH Foundation found out and immediately enrolled the kids to school before missing the deadline. We not only paid their fee but also arranged the books and got the school dress stitched so that they can go to school every day with dignity. Atul & Alisha have now got hope and are committed to work harder and get the family back on its feet.
Sarthak's Success Story
Sarthak is 5 year old and the only son of Mr Suresh Sawant, Who works as a welder at a garage and lives in a rented Chawl with his wife, Mrs Dipali Sawant. Sarthak was enrolled in SNEH pre-school when his parents were Struggling with the daily nuances of life. After Completing 2 years in pre-school he was enrolled in a private school, SNEH will always be a guiding force for him and his family
Munni's Success Story
At a tender age of 10, Munni was almost playing the Role of her Mother (who stays in village) since her daily routine involves tasks like taking care of her Brother and assisting elder Brothers family in their daily chores, continuing her education seemed like a distant Dream. Convincing her family was a herculean task but as they say "efforts spell success", SNEH Foundation managed not only to get her admitted to school but also to make her a regular student for our weekend classes for CS kids. Today she has shown significant Behavioural improvement and is one of the brightest students in our weekend class.
Reshma's Success Story
Reshma Dhole, 18 yrs, a very confident and motivated female wanted to pursue her studies but couldn't due to financial issues. SNEH Foundation helped her by donating her a Personal Computer. Reshma also helps SNEH in the weekly English classes conducted at Kalakhadak. SNEH also Compensates for her assistance in the classes thus empowering her. SNEH has helped Reshma in opening a Bank Account as cash compensation is avoided at SNEH making the process more transparent.
Reshma is now ready to pursue her higher studies and SNEH will make her dreams come true.
Ashish's Success Story
Ashish's mother left him when he came to this world and since then he has been staying with his grandmother and father in a small rented room, in a slum area. His father was not earning and the family was dependent on his grandmother's mere income, who works as Cleaning staff in Municipal Cooperation.
SNEH Foundation admitted Ashish in SNEH pre-school and kick started the most important aspect of life i.e, education. His father was also counseled by SNEH and now he has left his drinking habit and also started earning for the family. He studied in pre-school for 2 years and SNEH has assisted him to an English Medium School at a lower fee and wishes him a bright and successful future.
Supriya's Success Story
Sneh provided a job to Supriya as a sewing teacher when her husband was unemployed and she was struggling for the basic necessities. We appointed her as a teacher in aaganwadi 99 area as well. With two sources of income she is now able to pay for her kids education and ready to face all the challenges.
Piyush's Success Story
Piyush a mentally challenged kid was enrolled in Navshitij Rehabilitation centre by the Astounding efforts of SNEH volunteers. Piyush was not going to any school since his birth so SNEH took the pledge to take care of this special child. We also sponsored the transportation cost required to send Piyush to Navshitij.
Laxman's Success Story
As lotus is found in the deepest and thickest mud, Sneh Foundation found Laxman when he was only three in one of the construction sites. He won over our volunteers bights quick wit and intelligence and was thus admitted to Sneh pre-school. Upon completion of his Pre-school studies there, the major challenge was to ensure that he doesn't drop out and continue his study. Given the fact that his parents earn a meagre income by selling sculptures, it was not easy to help them understand the importance of education and the potential of their son. But our volunteers made their effort count and today he is the student of standard one on Sane guruji school.