India is filled with many philanthropic programs these days. Most of the philanthropic programs are concentrated on girl child and education. Gift a smile Project is one such unique project which works by partnering with Art of Living Free Schools. The schools are known to provide quality and value based education to underprivileged children in urban, rural and tribal areas.
The project has huge coverage of 70,000 children through 702 schools in 22 states of the country. And this support is not only limited to education but even books, mid-day meal, transportation, bags, uniforms and likewise are also provided completely free of cost.
The focus of the project is on girls and almost 48% of the population comprises of girls only. In the year 2014, an all-girls school was opened in one of the tribal village of Udaipur, Rajasthan. Here almost 400 girls study and all of them belong to the adjacent 20 villages of the area.
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A fundraising event Meera – The Musical is being organized to create some awareness and raise funds for the Gift a smile project. This is a unique event which is more of a contemporary take on the musical saint Meera. This will be a 90 minutes musical event where 183 artists will be performing. This is one of a kind musical event which is filled with English dialogues and original soundtrack in Hindi.
This fundraising event is being organized in two cities – Mumbai and Delhi.
The details of the same are given below –
Date: 14th August 2019
Venue: Nehru Auditorium, Worli
Time: 7pm – 9pm
Date: 13th September 2019
Venue: Siri Fort Auditorium
Time: 7pm – 9pm