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30 11, 2011

Brooklyn, NY Artist Erica Harris and Friends Help Middle School Scholarships at BSS

By | 2017-11-23T01:15:25+00:00 November 30th, 2011|

We want to give a shout of thanks to Brooklyn, NY artist Erica Harris (now in India and soon to visit BSS) who created a small tsunami of energy around her city raising funds for scholarships for BSS graduates attending middle school. Erica and her fantastic friends raised nearly $8,000. [...]

29 11, 2011

Amistad Program Leaders from India Named “Unsung Heroes”

By | 2017-11-23T01:16:08+00:00 November 29th, 2011|

The founder/directors of two programs which Amistad International assists have been given awards as Unsung Heroes of Compassion from the Wisdom in Action Foundation in San Francisco, California, April 26, 2009. Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama presented awards to Rajan Kaur of Varanasi, India who is the founder/director of [...]

3 11, 2011

From Sweden to India with Love

By | 2017-11-23T01:16:42+00:00 November 3rd, 2011|

Tack (thanks!) to the 29 students of Ostteg Elementary School,Umea, Sweden and their teacher Christer Rosenqvist for holding a successful flea market and bake sale which raised $1,000 for Buddha’s Smile school. Thank you, students, for caring so much about the BSS children in Varanasi.