New Home for Murti Devi and Suresh Manjhi

Murti Devi and Suresh  Manjhi are a married couple of about 70 years of age who live in Amwan Approximately a year ago they were brought into our Association´s Dada-Dadi project for elderly people, which is financed from members´ quotas plus events and market stalls ...

Theatre with Akshy!

Last Sunday the Madrid Catalan Circle´s Rusiñol Theatre Group gave a solidarity performance of the play “Three Top Hats”  by Miguel Mihura, all proceeds going to Akshy. The event was very successful and the audience, who enjoyed it and laughed so much...

New admissions in Akshay School

Another year has gone by and we find ourselves once again with the tremendous dilemma of receiving so many applications for admission to the Akshay School and only 30-35 vacancies. I still remember how 12 years ago we had to go from house to house trying to persuade...

“Project ABC for Women”

We are happy to be able to share with you our new project for  Women – PROJECT ABC! In the villages of Amwan and Nautapur we see so many young girls who have never had an opportunity to study and who only work in the house or the fields.  A woman´s education has...

Inauguration of premises for the Women

As we announced on several occasions recently, 2019 is the year dedicated to Women in Akshy, during which we are promoting a greater number of activities regarding the empowerment of the Woman.   Two weeks ago the building of a lecture room devoted exclusively to...

Day of Peace in favour of Akshy

Day of Peace in favor of AKSHY On the 30th of January Akshy was invited to take part in the Day of Peace celebrations held in the CEIP college Ana María Matute in Getafe, Madrid.  The children, teachers and parents all joined in with a solidarity stall and dancing. ...

Water pump for the village of Jaitiya

Water Pump for the village of Jaitiya In the villages where we work there is no running water and the villagers have to go to the pumps to get water for cooking, drinking, washing their clothes and for personal use. Although the Government installs pumps for the...

Facilisimo’s supportive staff

FACILISIMO´S SUPPORTIVE STAFF Some years ago all members of the Facilisimo staff (htp://www.facilisimo.com) agreed to give a small amount of cash each month towards educating a child in our Association. And that´s how they got to know Vikash! Vikash, a Dalit or...