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Wed, February 5, 2014 7:08pm
posted by YGB in Success Stories
  This beautiful ‘Thank You’ card is sent from Trayi and reads ‘I am grateful for your support. Thank you for being there for me." Trayi sent this beautiful card to Yoga Gives Back, so we could forward on her gratitude to all the kind people who have contributed towards funding her cost of living at the Deenabandhu Children's Home Karnataka, India. Without... read more
Tue, January 28, 2014 12:44pm
posted by YGB in Success Stories
Sohni's father left shortly after her birth, as he was already married, Sohni and her mother were left without any financial support and lived for several years on the streets. When Sohni was aged just 6, her mother left her and she became a resident at the Deenabandhu Trust Home. As you can see from her picture, she is a beautiful addition to the home and is known as a soft and silent... read more
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

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