FIVE SWADHAR GIRLS TO TRAIN AS NURSE:
ERIC AND LEILA DACOSTA Fund an advised fund of Silicon Valley Community Foundation is financially supporting All Bengal Women Union to help five girls from its home,Swadhar section, to train as nurse, which is the dream career goal of these girls. This training will make these marginalized girls self reliant and rehabilitate them in the main stream for life time.
We at ABWU are very grateful to Silicon Valley Community Foundation for supporting our wards in their career goal, through Eric And Leila Dacosta Fund
We inform with great pleasure that the following girls from our children’s home have passed the 2018 “Madhyamik examination” (Secondary school certificate) of West Bengal board., with flying colours.:
PramilaDas, Kaberi Pradhan Mampi Roy
Sangeeta Mondal Payal Roy RadhikaKumari
Jannat Khatun Rani Sardar Lakxmi Das Biswas
Special kudos to Shreyoshi Ghosh who achieved a first division, with distinction marks in three major subjects.
Higher Secondary Examination:
Ms. Ayesha of After Care passed the 2018 Higher Secondary Examination with first class marks .Kudos to her.
Purnima Jana of Children home passed the 2018 higher secondary examination .
Our Topper Shreyoshi Ghosh
Work-shop for Children on 1st & 2nd June 2018
Eleven girls of Children’s home attended two-day long work shop to learn the intricate art of making dolls from lac. The work shop was organized by Indian National Trust for art & Culture and sponsored by INTACH, Kolkata. The girls were trained by master artist in the field, Shri Brindaban Chandra.
On 21st Nov 2017
Four girls from ABWU received “Biranganaaward” from Hon’ble Dr. Shashi Panja, minister of State for Women & Child Welfare and Social Welfare. Four girls were nominated from our Home and all of them bagged the award. They are
“Biranganaaward” is a bravery award given by W.B Government to girls who have prevented some kind of social evil, fighting against severe odds. And advere situation.
On 14 th March 2018
A day long seminar was organized by ABWU on “ PRESENTLY AVAILABLE VOCATIONAL TRAING FOR THE MARGINALISED YOUTH AND ITS RELEVENCE IN THE FIELD OF TOTAL ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT AND INDEPENDENCE”. The venue of the seminar was hotel international.
Hon’ble minister Dr. Shashi Panja graced the seminar as chief guest.
List of the organizations who participated and presented papers during the seminar is as follows:
- World Vision India
- Development Action Society
- Nari-o- ShishuKanlyan Kendra Khasakhamar
- Save the Children
- Women's Interlink Foundation
- SarojNaliniDutt Memorial Association
- Hope Foundation
- Destiny Reflections
- Seva Kendra Calcutta
- Right Track
- Life to Diksha
- Jay Prakash
On 11th,12th and 13th April 2018
Our partners FK Norway team will visit our organization.
Teacher with a heart award
Head teacher of our primary school receiving the award known as ‘teacher with a heart’ from hon’ble minister Dr. Shashi Panja. The award is declared by Manochetana Academic and Research centre, a wing of, Manovikaskendra.