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Thu, January 23, 2014 2:58pm
posted by YGB in Success Stories
Maalai This beautiful and colourful ‘Thank-you’ card reads ‘I am very grateful for your support. Thank you for being there for me’ and was sent from Maalai, whom your kind donations enable Yoga Gives back ‘Sister Aid’ to fund at the Deenabandhu Home for 5 years. Maalai had a very tough start in life after being found abandoned next to her dead mothers... read more
Wed, January 15, 2014 5:33pm
posted by YGB in Success Stories
This colourful ‘Thank-you’ card was sent to us from Nitish who lives at the Deenabandhu Trust Home. His card reads ‘I am grateful for your support. Thank you for being there for me.’ Nitish is one of 20 children whose funding is supported through Yoga Gives Back (YGB) Sister Aid in the home. YGB's Sister Aid funding program is committed to provide each person... read more
Mon, January 6, 2014 1:49pm
At the start of this new year, we are grateful and thrilled to report that our annual global “Thank You Mother India” has raised over $46,500!! More than 100 fundraising events took place in 13 countries, including Australia, Belgium, Canada, El Salvador, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Turkey, UK, and many cities in the US. Thank you everyone who supported... read more
Tue, December 10, 2013 12:00am
posted by YGB in Success Stories
"This SISTER AID is the most innovative program."~ NISHTHA director Mina Das  2,000 rupees or 32 dollarsThat is how much it took to make a difference for these eleven women who make up the Mahashakti group, in one of the nine villages YGB is funding.  Their names are Jyotsna Biswas, Beauty Halder, Susmita Sardar. Kapana Sardar, Putul Mondal, Pampa Biswas, Bandana Sardar,... read more
Sun, November 24, 2013 10:57am
posted by YGB in Success Stories
Another handmade colorful card by Ravi came to YGB's global family to thak your support at Deenabandhu Children's Home Karnataka, India. His parents passed away and his grandfather could not look after him any more and took him to this home earlier this year. Though he could not read or write at first, he is now picking up and progressing very well. A very happy and bright boy is... read more
Fri, November 1, 2013 8:04pm
posted by YGB in Success Stories
We are so proud of these mothers' amazing accomplishments! This is one of the six new groups YGB has added in 2013, to fund microloans for 11 mothers and education funds for 11 daughters. They named this group “Durbarshakti”. With a growing support of global yoga community, Yoga Gives Back has been able to double the number of fund recipients every year since the "Sister... read more
Wed, October 30, 2013 1:22pm
posted by YGB in Success Stories
Yoga Gives Back received these wonderful photos with heartfelt cards from 20 children YGB is now funding at Deenabandhu Children's Home Karnataka, India. Deenabandhu Trust Home Takes Children Who Have Absolutely No Other Way To Survive. Your support enables so many people to positively transform the lives of children.  Join us!Deenabandhu Children's Home was founded in 1992 by... read more
Fri, July 26, 2013 2:28pm
posted by YGB in News & Events, Success Stories
Your support enables so many people to positively transform the lives of children.  Join us! Meet Mara  She is five years old and one of the twenty children YGB is committed to fund for at least 5 years, at Deenabandhu Trust Home in Karnataka. She actually has parents but neither are capable of looking after her. Her father lost his leg in an accident and abandoned the family. Her... read more
Mon, June 24, 2013 1:36pm
posted by YGB in Success Stories
With your support, YGB is adding this orphaned boy Krishna whose grandfather brought him to our partner Deenbandhu Trust Home in Karnataka as he can not take care of him any longer.From Deenbandhu Trust Home, " He is a bright little young kid and has started attending fourth standard at a local school. It seems not much attention was paid for his academics.He cannot read and write Kannada... read more
Fri, June 14, 2013 5:48pm
posted by YGB in Success Stories
We recently received this joyful picture from the children of Deenabandhu. It is through YGB Ambassador, Sophie Herbert Slater's long association with the Deenabandhu Children’s Home that YGB now sponsors 20 orphaned girls and boys by providing funds for their education and support including one college student, (she's holding the "Mother India is proud of Yoga Gives Back... read more

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