Monthly Archives: June 2013

Almel Priya Swami, 18 years old

Born to an alcoholic father and a domestic helper mom, Almel lost her father to liver damage and lived in a house that lacked even the most basic amenities like light and gas.  Struggling to keep the family of three afloat, Almel’s aged mother worked at two local homes and would often take her to help her out. Almel and her sibling both went to school and were bright students. Studious and well behaved, Almel took a keen interest in maths and

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Priyanka Vijay Sawant, 24 years old.

One of the many students who work part time at the Tata call centre in Khapoli,  Priyanka, a TYB.Com student is a happy girl with a bright future. But this was not the case a few years ago. Abandoned by her father at the age of 14 along with six siblings and a mother who suffers from depression Priyanka’s future looked bleak. Her older married sisters did little to help the family and it was up to Priyanka to look out for their mother Anita and

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Our Anando beneficiary from Wai Centre, Washim District – Akshay Bhadange

Our Anando beneficiary from Wai Centre, Washim District – Akshay Bhadange 17 years old is suffering from End Stage Renal Disease and has been advised kidney transplantation. His mother has been identified as a prospective donor and the likely date for the transplant is 8th July 2013. Akshay was enrolled under Project Anando in 2008 when he was a Std VIII student. A very intelligent student Akshay comes from a very poor family background. His family

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Light of Life Trust has been approved under Section 35AC of Income Tax Act, 1961

"Light of Life Trust has been approved under Section 35AC of Income Tax Act, 1961" March 28, 2013, Mumbai- Light Of Life Trust has been approved donation exemption U/s 35AC of the Income Tax Act 1961 for their Project Jagruti for setting up & operation of a Children’s Home, setting up & operation of Medical Diagnostic Centre with a Mobile Medical Unit and setting up & operation of a Senior Citizen Home. 35 AC gives a donor 100% tax

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Light Of Life Trust participated at NGO India 2013

Light of Life Trust participated at NGO India 2013 which was organized by Guidestar India and UBM India at Bombay Exhibition Centre on 14th & 15th June 2013. Kajal Agarwal (acted in Singham), Kiran Bedi, Shreyas Talpade, Riteish Deshmukh were present at the exhibition to lend their support to the NGO’s present. Our stall exhibited Chocolates by Sharon, Jewellery by Saloni Daru and Have A Heart Bands.

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