HEAL Paradise boys dorms ready for occupation

STUDENT numbers will increase over the coming weeks at HEAL Paradise Village with the Hans Foundation Dormitory for Boys now nearing completion. Pupils at the primary school have numbered just over 50 since its opening last summer, but that number will double now that the dorms are ready for occupation. The new building, donated by […]

Kind-hearted sisters hope to inspire more child sponsors for HEAL

A CALIFORNIA schoolgirl has described how she hopes to encourage other people to get involved in sponsoring a child in India after her latest fund-raising effort on behalf of HEAL. Navya Konda, who has just turned 17, is fondly remembered by everyone at the HEAL Children’s Village in Guntur after previous visits there in 2010 […]

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 […]

Cycle India breaks quarter-of-a-million barrier

THIRTY-TWO cyclists from around the world raised more than £50,000 for HEAL when they took part in a four-day bike ride from Mumbai to Goa last month. Cycle India, a bi-annual fundraiser started in 2008, continues to go from strength to strength and the efforts of the 2014 team have now seen total monies raised […]

Navya lights up the lives of HEAL children

A California schoolgirl’s project, that saw nine solar lights installed at the HEAL Children’s Village in Guntur, led to her receiving the highest honour that Girls Scouts aged 12-15 can earn. Navya Konda, of San Jose, was presented with the Girl Scout Silver Award by the Girl Scouts of Northern California for successfully completing a […]

A lifetime of achievement for HEAL founder

EACH day on his way to university during the late 1960s and early 70s, a young Indian medical student would witness the appaling plight of poverty-stricken, slum-dwelling families. That experience was to change his life forever. Training for a career in health care, Satya Prasad Koneru quickly made up his mind that he wanted to […]

Adventure-seeking Aussies sign up for Cycle India 2014

AN adventure-loving family from Australia admitted they simply couldn’t resist the challenge when they became the latest recruits for UK-based charity HEAL’s major international fundraiser, Cycle India 2014. HEAL (Health and Education for All) has raised £220,000 from three previous Cycle India events in 2008, 2010 and 2012 and already has cyclists from India, Great […]

Dallas doctor donates vocational centre to Paradise Village

AN Indian-born Dallas doctor is appealing for more like-minded professionals in America to join his crusade to give impoverished children in his homeland a start in life. A college reunion four years ago brought him back in contact with former classmate Dr Satya Prasad Koneru, founder of the UK charity HEAL (Health and Education for […]

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 […]

Heal Inc USA nonprofit status approved

Great news in our progress to setting up a Heal USA branch of the Heal family. HEAL Inc nonprofit status has been approved effective from 05/29/2008. The best part is they approved from the date of incorporation of company.  All donations received in 2008 and 2009 are automatically approved for tax deduction purpose.  HEAL Inc is a […]