Teachers day, an apt day to ensure that the teachers revel in the success of their children. This day made special as Sunshine Society also celebrates completion of 10 years of operations.
The NGO Sunshine Society is instrumental in providing education to more than 500 children belonging to the economically weaker house holds living in or near NOIDA. The NGO, does not just provide basic school education to children but also holds after school classes and Excellence centers for the brighter students. Sec 50, community center in NOIDA is one such center where more than 100 students come everyday for classes after school. Holding the post of Secetary Archana Chaturvedi thanked Mr. Mul Chand Gupta. for being generous in providing rooms at the community center to hold classes for the children. Mr. Mul Chand Gupta also felicitated our teachers by giving them shawls and appreciating the dedication of the teachers.
On the occasion Vice President Ramita Taneja, though not in India currently, arranged for the funds to organise this event! Joint Secretary Meena Agarwal, the MC of the evening, took the audience through the 10 year journey of Sunshine Society and also introduced .
Sh. Vinod Prakash Gupta, the back bone and the Executive member of Sunshine Society addressed the students and the teachers. He presented the “Anchal puruskaar ” on the occasion for girl child who excels in academics. He believes that every child is special in his or her own way and thus should be well nurtured and taken care of. This year “Anchal Puruskaar” was given to our student Mahima Pal.
The team from sector 93 Gejha center was well represented and Nirupma and Rijita shared their experiences of running the Center for the past one and a half year.
Deepak Methi, member Sunshine Society and one of our major sponsor addressed the students on the importance of earning for themselves and becoming self reliant.
On the occasion present were Archana Chaturvedi, Meena, J.L. Kapur sir, Mahender sir, K.L. Arora sir, Sunil, Vaishali, Sujata Tripathi, Nirupma, Rijita, Sunita Jain and many other members and very esteemed senior citizens who have been associated with Sunshine Society and teaching at their study centers.
Nirupma maa'm and Rijita maa'm shared their one and a half year experience of running the study center at the Gejha community center and communicated their hopes of having very successful students a few years down the line!
The program was well attended by teachers, students, sponsors, parents and well wishers where the students shared their experience being sunshine students.
The parents of these students felt overwhelmed to witness their children climbing the ladder of success.
After a emotional yet joyful evening. Snacks were distributed to all attendees.