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 […]

Kanuru Poverty Trap school successes make HEAL so proud

HEAL was proud to learn that one of its Poverty Trap schools, Anne Siva NageswaraRao & Arunakumari ZPH School, Kanuru, often noted for sporting prowess, has been recently been demonstrating its artistic side. In national and state-level drawing competitions held at Nellore and Tadigadapa respectively, the students from ASNRA ZPH School came home with an […]

HEAL – The Journey

The Stirring: It all started nearly five decades ago when a teen-aged medical student in Guntur, a large town in Andhra Pradesh State in India, was touched by the sights of misery and deprivation being experienced by people in poverty around where he lived. This stirring in Satya Prasad Koneru led to the first step […]

HEAL Day celebrations come to Paradise Village

CHILDREN from all of HEAL’s projects across Andhra Pradesh and Telangana states came together recently to celebrate a regular new fixture in the charity’s calendar – HEAL Day. And there was a big double celebration on February 16 as this is also the birthday of HEAL founder Dr Satya Prasad Koneru, who was visiting HEAL […]

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 […]

Fun and games at Kanuru school

CONGRATULATIONS to the HEAL-funded ASNRAZPH school in Kanuru, Vijayawada, which was recently given the honour of hosting the ‘zonal games’ in their area. The school, visited by the entire Cycle India party last month, was extremely proud to have been asked to stage the event involving 32 schools. The games are held at a different […]

Things are improving at Kanuru School.

Previously, HEAL has been providing school uniforms to the children of Kanuru School, but this year the school has been able to take advantage of a new government scheme which provides free uniforms. Instead, HEAL has provided each child with a free pair of shoes. Until now, most of the children have been going to […]

Follow Heal on Twitter

HEAL are embracing new technologies and want to tell you more about all the things we are doing, so we now have a Twitter account! Please follow us on @healvillage so that you have updates on our progress at your fingertips. Among the latest ‘tweets’ is a picture posted from Kanuru School in Vijayawada, a […]

Latest news from Heal

HEAL is delighted to share news of our projects, and we hope you enjoy reading about the good things that have been achieved and enjoyed this year, plus news of the exciting prospects for 2011. In this newsletter: • Paradise Children’s Village, Ganavaram • Bhadrachalam • Kanuru School, Vijayawada • HEAL Children’s Village, Guntur • […]

Visit Report – Anne Siva Nageswara Rao, Aruna, Zilla Parishad High School, Kanuru, Vijayawada

Report by John Broadhurst, one of Heal UK’s trustees: On the 10th November 2009 a party of us from Heal, Bhavani, Vijayalakshmi, Arlene, Prasada Rao and John had the pleasure of visiting this fine village Government school. You may wonder why we visited a Government school. The Government funding for the school is adequate and it […]