POSTED May 19, 2021
Touched by a sponsor’s kindness during a difficult chapter in India
A member of our program team in India shares how caring supporters are making a difference during India’s second wave of COVID-19
By Vijay Pamela, program officer, sponsorship, India
- Gopika, who is in Grade 11, watches lessons broadcast on TV by the government’s education department. She’s also taking part in online classes through a WhatsApp group her school created so each student can access lesson plans and teacher support.
- Kiriyasakthi’s school has provided textbooks to study each of her subjects, and she receives help over the phone to complete her homework. The Grade 7 student has been following a daily study plan.