Disability and India

2.2% of India’s population is disabled. Looks like a small number? Well, not so.  That’s almost more than 20 million people. Only 36.3% of the disabled population (which turns out to …

Celebrate you and your favorite cause.

Gift–giving is a love language and one that anyone can learn to speak.  It’s not surprising that we love birthday gifts, no matter how big or small. Birthdays are memorable days …

What can $10 Canadian buy?

Little donations go a long way. Specifically in countries like India, it does bring about significant changes to live of individuals and families affected by poverty. $10 is 500 Indian …

Bringing Light to Darkness

Diwali, the festival of light, is a time of celebration. It is a journey from darkness to light. Darkness here refers to ignorance, which obscures or even hides our understanding …

Facts on Canadian Charities

There are approximately 86,000 Canadian registered charities. $251 billion in total revenue for Canadian registered charities. $240 billion in total expenditures for Canadian registered charities. Government revenue for registered charities …

Neurolinguistic Programming in Nethrodaya

NLP stands for Neuro-Linguistic Programming. Neuro refers to your neurology; Linguistic refers to language; programming refers to how that neural language functions. In other words, learning NLP is like learning the …

Charities and Chess

What does Chess and Charity have to do with each other? Nethrodaya Chennai hosted one of the biggest Chess tournaments of the year for visually impaired. On 31 August 2019, …

Transparent and Informed Donating (Part 1)

As individuals, we appreciate transparency. Transparency on our food (by reading the label), our work (by reading the job description), and our investments (by reading the financial statements, and the …

20 Dollars can feed 50 Students

In the grand scheme of life – $20 for someone living in North America, is one large take out pizza with a side of 4 cans of pop. $20 in …

PROJECT NETHRODAYA

In January 2019, Asha for Education Canada had created an agreement with Nethrodaya to assist the school to provide operating dollars which would be spent directly on students. Nethrodaya is an …