HEAL children make big impact on Cycle India fundraisers

A cyclist from England who travel 5,000 miles to India to raise funds for HEAL, has described her experience as both “moving” and “humbling”. Mandy Renton, who took part in Cycle India 2016 with friend Ann Bane during February, also praised HEAL’s work with disadvantaged children, describing the charity’s accomplishments as “fantastic”. Writing a personal […]

No let-up for Matthew and Jane as they prepare for Cycle India 2016

WHILE many of those signed up for Cycle India 2016 have been busy training and fundraising ahead of the 11-day visit to Rajasthan and Andhra Pradesh, one couple taking part might admit to being more than a little distracted over the past few weeks. As if Christmas and New Year weren’t enough on top of […]

Trail Partners provide platform for HEAL cyclists to share their stories

CYCLE INDIA never fails to create a host of new memories for HEAL’s fundraising adventurers – and from now on they will have a platform to share their stories and experiences with friends around the world. HEAL has teamed up with digital specialists MarkYourTrails.com (MYT) as Trail Partners for Cycle India 2016, underlining the global […]

Jaipur.Digital team up with HEAL for Cycle India 2016

HEAL is delighted to announce a new link-up with media partners Jaipur.Digital ahead of its big fundraising bike ride through Rajasthan in February, Cycle India 2016. The event – the fifth Cycle India organised by HEAL – will take the form of a five-day 400km cycle ride from Agra to Jaipur, followed by visits to […]

Cycle India reunion planned for HEAL India Night

HEAL UK hold their annual India Night in Peterborough on November 1 and hope to make the evening extra-special by encouraging Cycle India participants to come along for a reunion. The first Cycle India fundraiser took place in 2008 and every two years since then around 30 cyclists have come together from far and wide […]

Children bring Paradise Village to life

FOR the past two years, Paradise Village has been little more than a construction site, with cement mixers and other machinery drowning out the sound of the birds from the neighbouring open water. But for the very first time during a visit by the fundraising team of Cycle India, the grounds of HEAL’s unprecedented £5million […]

Taking up the challenge for HEAL

HEAL would like to thank and congratulate some of its intrepid supporters who have recently completed challenging events to raise well over £4,000 to help hundreds of disadvantaged children in India. Our charity relies heavily on the support of people who invite family, friends and work colleagues to donate to HEAL by way of sponsorship […]

Saddle up for HEAL

A SERIES of cycling events across Great Britain, India and the United States are being planned to raise funds to help lift children out of the poverty trap in India and place them into education. The UK-based charity HEAL (Health and Education for All) recently held its third Cycle India challenge over five days in […]

Bikes, champagne and sausage sandwiches!

FOR Emily Young and Steve Garrett, Cycle India 2012 wasn’t just a life-changing experience … it was a whole new beginning. After taking part in five days of cycling through the stunning scenery of Kerala, then visiting several HEAL projects, including the Children’s Village in Guntur, Steve and Emily said their farewells to the rest […]

Delight at progress of HEAL Paradise

HEAL founder, Dr Satya Prasad Koneru, has expressed his delight at the early progress being made with construction at the Paradise Village in Thotapally. Dr Prasad and members of the Cycle India 2012 team were recently shown around the 20-acre site which will become home to 1,000 orphaned and destitute children in the near future. […]