During this visit Suman Sharma gave the GPS Merit Scholarship Test to all students of Gayatri Public School. For the year 2018-19, Twenty Eight (28) students were awarded merit scholarships and offered two sponsorship to orphan students.
Also organized the sixth GPS Marathon. .on the last Sunday of September.
Around 500 students from near and far schools and colleges participated in this event.
Every participant received a high quality GPS Marathon T-Shirt and a participation certificate. This was a great event and gradually more and more people are participating in this annual marathon. Theme of this is:
: United we run for Health and Prosperity - A Building Block for Better Future.
Donna Schweibert, one of the board member of Himalayan Hope Charitable Foundation, had organized a celebration party for the 75th Birthday of her friend Aubrey McWatt on 18th 0f August 2018 She chose to include Himalayan Hope Charitable Foundation (HHCF) as part of the birthday festivities. Donna requested the guests to donate to HHCF in place of a gift to Mr Aubrey for his 75th birthday. She also invited me (Hans Sharma) to speak for few minutes at the birthday function. Over $800 were raised and will go towards a Merit Scholarships for students at Gayatri Public School in a remote village in the foot hills of Himalayan mountain region in India. Gayatri Public School students and teachers will be grateful to Donna and Aubrey for their generosity. Website of Gayatri Public School is www.GayatriPublicSchool.org. Young mind is a terrible thing to waste.