HEAL puts a smile on Sirisha’s face

WORK on the HEAL Paradise Village may not be complete, but the good news is that the project is already having a positive impact on the local community in Thotapalli. Steve Sargent, a HEAL volunteer who has spent time at the Paradise site overseeing the early stages of development, heard about the plight of a […]

Bala Kuteer library’s welcome gift

THE new Bala Kuteer School library used by pupils at the Heal Children’s Village added another title to its shelves during the recent Cycle India visit to Guntur. Welsh author Cathy Farr, who sponsored her friend Jem King, one the UK cyclists on the fundraising visit to India, asked him to personally deliver signed copies […]

Stark reality of India’s ‘poverty trap’

WELSH journalist Jem King, a member of the 2010 and 2012 Cycle India teams, has written an account of the highs and lows of his most recent visit to India with HEAL. In an article published in the Wales on Sunday, Jem recalls his delight at meeting up again with Anusha, the girl he sponsors […]