Support Winter Camp of the underprivileged rural children

               Support Winter Camp of the underpviledged rural children

Like summer camp held during the month of April 2012 Ahambhumika is going to organize a winter camp for the underprivileged rural children. This time the camp will be organized in village Mahabadia,distt.Bhopal for the underprivileged  girl  children in the age group 4 to 14 years.The parents of these children work as daily wage labourer in brick kilns,construction sites and stone quarries . The camp will commence from 25.12.12 and will continue till 30.12.12. During 6 day long camp the children will be imparted the education of basic English, Computer, Clay making, Art and Craft. The number of children who will be participating in the proposed camp will be 60 to 80. On 31.12.2012 an exposure visit of the children to visit Sanchi (an ancient Buddhist site 50 Kms far from Bhopal is proposed.) These children have visited few places of Bhopal and have never been out of Bhopal .For them a day long visit out side Bhopal will be  a wonderful experience.

What we need: We need volunteers who could take up classes of basic English, Basic Computer,   Art & Craft activity   like doll making, papermache work .The volunteer will stay with team Ahambhumika and lodging and boarding will be borne by us while the travel expenses from their place of origin to Bhopal and back will be borne by the volunteer himself/herself. The timings of the camp will be from 11.00 AM to 4.00 PM.

Volunteers who wish to join this camp will have to send the following details about themselves:-Name, Sex, Age, educational qualification, experience of volunteering if any, the activity  proposed to be undertaken by the volunteer,days wise details of the activity, complete residential address, e-mail id, mobile number and landline number if any. Every selceted volunteer will be  alloted 12 hours to volunteer during 6 days camp.Shortlisted candidate will be confirmed as soon as possible.If you are interested please drop a mail with details to :
The volunteer willing to take up the activity of teaching basics of computer will have to carry his own lap top.   

Help us with fund: People may also support us with the fund.The detail of fund requirement is mentioned below.One may contribute any amount as per his/her wish.
1.Sponsor Meals :
During camp meals will be provided to the children.During 6 days camp we need serve on avaerage 80 meals per day.One meal will cost Rs.50=00. We need sponsor for 480 meals.One may contribute for an quantity of meals.

2. Stationery  and craft  materials:
We will require stationery materials worth Rs.2,500=00 which will include  copies, pencils, wax colours, craft papers, clay, drawing sheets etc.

3. Painting materials:
During winter camp a workshop on painting is proposed. The children will be imparted the training of painting. For this we need canvas , brushes and acrylic colours which  will cost Rs.1500=00

4.Exposure visit to Sanchi:
Sanchi is a world famous Buddhist site. and is 50 KMs away from Bhopal.A whole day trip cum exposure visit to Sanchi will cost Rs.10,800=00.(Transportation charges  Rs.6,000=00 and food Rs.4800=00 for 60 children)

Name of the head for which fund is required (for an average of  70 girl children)
 Requirement of fund
Meals during day time (Rs.50 per meal for 
total 480 meals )
Stationery materials
Rs.  2,500=00
Painting materials
Rs.  1,500=00
Transportation charges for the exposure visit
Rs.  6,000=00
Food during exposure visit
Rs.  4,800=00
Rs. 38,800=00

* Please do not contribute for Sl. no. 2,4 & 5. Two generous person from Mumbai and Jammu has already supported for those three items . 
Note : A generous person from Delhi has contributed Rs.4000=00 for meals for one day.  
For serial number 1 one may contribute for any quantity of meals.One meal costs Rs.50/- only.  
Out of Rs.38,800=00 we have received contribution  for Rs.17,300=00 now we need rest Rs.21,500=00 only

Any corporate if wishes may sponsor t-shirts /woollens for 80   children.

One may contribute any amount as per his wish. Below is the account detail to support this camp monetarily.
Most Important

If you reside out of India,than please do not donate.As per norms we can not accept donations from the people living out of India.

How to donate

*Online Bank Transfer:


SAVINGS ACCOUNT NO. 2073101015874,

IFSC Code- CNRB0002073,



Important: If you're doing a online transfer to our account, please send us an email with your name, address and donation amount, so that we can send you the receipt.Our e-mail id is :-

*Account payable Cheques/ DDs in favor of –


**Postal address to which the cheque/drafts for the winter camp    may be sent:

Subrat Goswami


C/o Archaeology

1st Floor,Above Tribes India,

Inner Court Building,G.T.B.Complex,

T.T.Nagar,Bhopal-462003 (M.P.)
Below are  the few pictures of the  girl children  who will be participating in the winter  camp .  


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