Rawa Academy of Art Music and Dance - Adruta Childrens Home

Project Brief: Adruta Children's home is based in Orissa and provides for the needs of 430 children, mostly girls, in the age-group of 1-21. The children are in 11 different centers across the state. Asha Seattle is involved with providing support for 96 children.
Project Type: Child Home (description)
Primary Focus: girls (description)

Secondary Focus: orphans

Area: Urban
Supporting Chapter Contact: Seattle
Status: current / ongoing
Project Steward: Palani Sundaramurthy
Project Partner(s): Professor Aditya Mohanty
Other Contacts:
Project Address: , Adruta - Children Home,Gadakana, Mancheswar (R.S),Bhubaneswar,
ORISSA  751017
Tel: +91-94385-53645
Stewarding Chapter: Seattle
Aug 2017SeattleUSD 61594
Jul 2016SeattleUSD 52767
Jul 2015SeattleUSD 51007
Jun 2014SeattleUSD 45017
Feb 2014SeattleUSD 6000
Nov 2013SeattleUSD 7562
May 2013SeattleUSD 38895
Apr 2013SeattleUSD 2608
Sep 2012SeattleUSD 38470
Jul 2011SeattleUSD 44400
Oct 2010SeattleUSD 44650
Oct 2009SeattleUSD 40285
Oct 2008SeattleUSD 37900
Nov 2007SeattleUSD 47200
Dec 2006SeattleUSD 30000

Total = $548355

Adruta children's home has been in the existence since 1998. The children live in the home and are sent to local schools for education. Special emphasis is given to extra-curricular activities such as dance, music, meditation, painting, etc so that the children can develop themselves to become well-rounded individuals.

Currently the home is run using personal loans, ad hoc sponsorships and sporadic donations. Support Asha provides better stability, long-term planning and the ability to reach out to more children.
Provide requisite nutrition and a suitable habitat to grow.

Provide holistic education for all round development of the child.

Explore the unique dispositions and abilities in the children through special training in Art, Music, Dance, Sports etc.

Provide skill based training in Fine Art, Craft, Tailoring, Embroidery, Food Processing etc. for future employ-ability.
Adruta Children's Home is a home for destitute girl children in Bhubaneswar, Orissa. Today Adruta Children's Home houses nearly 430 destitute girl-children in the age-group of 1-21. The children live in the home and are sent to local schools for education. Special emphasis is given to extra-curricular activities such as dance, music, meditation, painting, etc.

Objectives:
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1. Provide quality primary and high-school education to the children of the home.
2. Provide balanced diet and adequate healthcare facilities to the children of the home.
3. Identify the native talents and inclinations of the children and nurture their growth into excellence.
4. Facilitate all-rounded development by training the children in the fields of Art, Music and Dance.
5. Help the children have a secure foothold in life so that they gain independence & financial security.

Beliefs:
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1. Every child is uniquely endowed. If her potentiality is identified at the right time & tapped in the right mode there is no reason why she cannot grow into an extraordinary personality.
2.Every child deserves develops his/her innate talents

Composition:
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1. 40 orphan girl-children live in the home.
2. A 5 member advisory board guides the decision making. Besides a secretary, superintendent and Public Relations Officer constitute the management of Adruta Home.
3. About 8 people comprise the working staff including watchmen, sweeper, accountant and kitchen staff.
Visit http://adrutahome.org/ for additional details, including background information, picture galleries and facilities inside the home.