Child sponsorship programs in West Bengal

 With donation from Children International, U.S.A through SAHAY, Kolkata, a Child Sponsorship Programme (CSP) is
being run by Bani Mandir. The CSP strategy is starting with children closer to the families and ultimately reaching the
community for promotion of physical fitness, mental growth and social development of children. It emphasizes on :-
 Child Survival, Protection & Development
 Greater Gender Equity
 Congenial Living Environment
 Capacity building for Leadership among children and youth-their participation in different fields
During the reporting year, the Programme covered 1475 children & youth from 13 villages of Diamond Harbour Block –II
in South 24 Parganas district. Of them, 71 became dropout and 1404 from 1178 families continued.