Chandigarh 25th Jan, 2019:- SCEAD Foundation (Space for Children in Education Art and Development) Chandigarh, an NGO celebrated National Girl Child Day on 24th of January at Sector 41, Chandigarh.
National girl child day has been started as a national girl’s development mission by the Government of India. This mission raises the awareness among people all over the country about the importance of girl's education. The day in 2019 is celebrated with theme of “Empowering Girls for a Brighter Tomorrow”.
Following the theme for 2019 celebrations SCEAD Foundation Chandigarh celebrated National Girl Child Day by conducting skill training of roadside children which will help them to earn.
The event aimed to propagate girl child development. Every month, a new skill will be imparted which includes Mehndi Application, Embroidery, Bottle making etc. Starting with today, Mehndi application was taught. Each member assisted a child by teaching them various skills and making this a fun learning event. A group of enthusiastic 50 volunteers from different women colleges of Chandigarh celebrated this day.
SCEAD Foundation (Space for Children in Education Art and Development) an NGO helping underprivileged and disabled children since 1998. The foundation strives to spread knowledge and education in rural India, empower the visually impaired, disabled and underprivileged people and create an inclusive society. Foundation has great partners like AISEC, European Union and the The Times of India to name a few.
SCEAD Chandigarh has undertaken a project named “UJJAWAL”, which is dedicated to inculcating hygiene and moral values along with education to the rag pickers and beggar children.
Director SCEAD foundation Mohit Verma and Chief Mentor Hishey Negi was there to guide and motivate students for this noble work. YUPSI Foundation was also a partner of this celebration.