Tree plantation drive conducted under Child for Child programme
A tree plantation drive was conducted at Baroda High School at Bagikhana, Vadodara which saw the participation of the students of standard IX, X and XI. Such programmes are regularly conducted in various schools under Smile Foundation’s Child for Child programme to sensitize privileged school going children about positive values like nurturing the environment, working in a team etc. Value education sessions are also conducted under the programme to instill certain positive values in the children like helping the needy, inculcating the values of love and compassion within oneself.
Under Child For Child programme, Smile Foundation visits various schools and conducts engaging sessions for the young minds. It sensitizes children towards various causes and let them realize their privileged status.
CFC currently reaches out to nearly one million privileged children in 900 schools spread across 417 districts of India, every year. In addition, their parents and teachers are also involved in the process. The programme has today reached out to each part of India with the exception of Lakshadweep.
Smile Foundation is a national level development organisation directly benefitting over 400,000 children and their families every year, through more than 200 live welfare projects on education, healthcare, livelihood and women empowerment, in over 950 remote villages and slums across 25 states of India.