The first fund raising event by Cohort 3 fellows of Deshpande Fellowship Program was conducted by the team consisting of Darshana, Kashinath, and Sucheta lead by Nivedita. The event “Abacus Competition” was conducted on December 6th, 2009 in collaboration with “kREATIVE Unlimited” for children between the age group of 6years and14 years. The event started at 9 am and got over at 6pm. 600 children participated in the competition and there were 1200 audience gathered on the day of the event. The event was inaugurated by Mr. Naveen Jha, director DCSE. The chief guests of the event were Mr. Shrikrishna Udupa, International Chess Player and Mr. Madhu Desai, a renowned artist.

The event was successfully organized by the fellows of Deshpande Fellowship Program. The fun games were conducted for parents and audience and funny videos were displayed for the audience. Many people supported the event by sponsoring and donating. With the contribution of such people and kREATIVE unlimited, it was possible to successfully raise funds for social development initiatives in Hubli Dharwad region.

Sweet memories related to fund raising event…


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