It's time to celebrate the Joy of Giving Week (currently called Daan Utsav) celebrated in India between 2nd to 8th October. It is time to experience the joy of giving with an NGO, a time of generosity, unity and above all happiness. There is no joy better than the joy of charitable giving .This year you can experience the joy of giving on a whole new level by helping an NGO transform a child's life forever. Akshaya Patra, an NGO running the mid-day meal programme, reaches out to over 1.4 million children in 10,661 schools across the country with the tasty, nutritious mid-day meal on every school day. Your contributions could help us reach out to more and in return you get the joy of charitable giving.
Joy of giving week is a very important time for NGOs all over the country as it gives them a platform to reach out to millions of people, and gain involvement for a myriad of worthy causes. The Akshaya Patra Foundation is one such NGO that has the potential to make a huge impact on the lives of underprivileged children during this joy of giving week as a charity.
The mission of the Joy of Giving Week--'promote giving as a culture' has been supported to a huge extent through the combined efforts of NGOs, corporates, media houses, educational institutions, local citizens and others in India. Last year, the Joy of Giving 2013 saw a massive outpouring of generosity with over two million people participating in over 900 'gifting events' across 80 cities. This overwhelming response helped raise tens of crores of rupees in money and resources, and millions in hours donated, all in the joy of giving to charity which go to the less fortunate eventually.
Joy of giving week sees the whole hearted involvement of the public across age groups, occupations and cultures in donating to those in need, either monetarily or through volunteering time and skills. This Joy of giving week, help change the course of a child's life by donating to The Akshaya Patra Foundation. Get the Joy of charitable giving by Making a donation and support a child in fulfilling his/her dreams. Joy of giving with a charity is worth the effort.
There are many ways to help the Akshaya Patra beneficiaries this Joy of giving week, and even help the NGO reach out to more children. All you need to do is get involved and make a donation and get the Joy of charitable giving.
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