Education is our birth right echoed the volunteers of I Love My City….
I Love My City (ILMC) organized an event at a school called ‘Paathshala’ in the slum area near Old Faridabad Railway Station. The Paathshala is an endeavor by the young boys, Sanjeev, Vinay, Prince and Ankit.
A group of friends Vinay, Sanjeev, Prince & Ankur started this school last year. They were quite moved when they witnessed small children begging at the railway station and came up the illiterate of teaching these children. Slowly the word spread and more children joined in. Now the school has more than 50 children and has even hired two full time teachers. Vinay said that it gave him immense pleasure to see these children studying enthusiastically; there are few bright kids among these children who have learned to do four digit multiplication sums. […]