Category Archives: Interesting News

Combating Bullying with Heroism

 School Heroes Unite is a Pro-Heroism program.    Bullying is winnable battle and the solution lies with where we choose to focus our energy.  Mother Teresa when asked to participate in anti-war demonstrations said “I will never do that, but as soon as you have a pro-peace rally, I’ll be there”. I believe we need to focus […]

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The Chase (In India) ;)

denise garrido india

Featuring the beautiful children of Healthy Kids Happy Kids Co-Directed and Filmed By Shashi Manchala and Sandeep Vemu Special Thanks to Satish Sikha and Deanna Neville-Verardi I hope you enjoy this small video just as much as I enjoyed working with such happy, wonderful children and adults! With Gratitude, Denise

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Fashion Show Fundraiser Hyderabad, India: Dec 8 & 9 ,2011

Fashion show fundraising for HEALTHY KIDS HAPPY KIDS Dec 8/9th 2011

On December 8th and 9th, a fashion show was held at Sarovar Premiere hotel in Hyderabad to fundraise for the HEALTHY KIDS HAPPY KIDS foundation. That evening we wore beautiful India attire and western evening gowns.     Following the fashion show/fundraiser, we also enjoyed a special surprise for my birthday. We went on a […]

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Wheelchair distribution in Samasthan Narayanpur, India: Wed Dec 7, 2011

Lighting candles to inaugarate the evening.

On Wednesday December 7th, 2011, one of the most significant events during my trip to India took place. Significant because I had partook in a fundraiser back in Toronto in September to raise money for the very wheelchairs that would be provided on this day for physically disabled children in the village of Samasthan Narayanpur. The […]

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Press conference and school bags to students in Agra, India; Thurs Dec 1, 2011

Distirbuting backpacks to students from Agra followed by a Press Conference about HEALTHY KIDS HAPPY KIDS foundation at the Radisson hotel.

One of the many students receiving school bags that day. Interviewed and asked to speak about HEALTHY KIDS HAPPY KIDS foundation And more interacting–the children were so happy and lovely 🙂

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