Thursday Emails

Thursday Email – If Your Contribution Brightened A Child’s Life, Would You Consider A Small Donation? :)

Thursday Email – If Your Contribution Brightened A Child’s Life, Would You Consider A Small Donation? :)

Namaste! The field of education, as we have come to realise, is a tricky place to garner financial support easily. The reason being there are no quick results to show. It takes years of sowing and watering, before we can see the bloom and harvest! […]

Thursday Email – In Your Honest Opinion, What Course Of Action Should We Take For The Upcoming Year?

Thursday Email – In Your Honest Opinion, What Course Of Action Should We Take For The Upcoming Year?

Namaste! The onset of hot summers have been not-so-gently reminding us that the new academic year is fast approaching, and we have so many butterflies in our stomachs! All the projects we took up last year seemed like Herculean Tasks when they were ideated, especially […]

Thursday Email – Measuring Immeasurable Impact In Terms Of Growth & Development Of A Child

Thursday Email – Measuring Immeasurable Impact In Terms Of Growth & Development Of A Child

Namaste! In the midst of celebrating successes, we sometimes fail to measure the immensity of an impact. The immense power of a year of hard work in a school hit us when we as a team were discussing how the lives of the kids we […]

Thursday Email – Can You Envision A World Where Children Are Functioning At Their Best Abilities?

Thursday Email – Can You Envision A World Where Children Are Functioning At Their Best Abilities?

Namaste! You’ve been a part of our story at KnowYourStar for a long time now. You’ve heard many snippets of how KnowYourStar came to be! But we wanted to give you a whole picture that can help you see the bigger picture of our vision. […]

Thursday Email – Brindavan Tent School Transformation In Bangalore Mirror :)

Thursday Email – Brindavan Tent School Transformation In Bangalore Mirror :)

Namaste! Yesterday, the morning newspaper brought a big smile on our faces! The Bangalore Mirror featured the transformation of Brindavan Tent School. In her article, Deepthi Sanjiv beautifully speaks about the spirit of volunteerism that was at display in this school and the vision that prodded […]

Thursday Email – Who Are The Women Who Inspire You? :)

Thursday Email – Who Are The Women Who Inspire You? :)

Namaste! Best Women’s Day wishes to you (if you’re a woman!) and all the beautiful and powerful women in your life. We, at KnowYourStar, feel so blessed to have interacted with some amazing women throughout our journey, who have nurtured, inspired and guided our paths. Today […]

Thursday Email – Brindavan Tent School Kids Experience Their First Well-Deserved Annual Day!

Thursday Email – Brindavan Tent School Kids Experience Their First Well-Deserved Annual Day!

Namaste! Last Saturday, we hosted the first annual day function for the kids of Brindavan Tent School. The idea of organising an annual day stemmed from the thought that we should find a way to celebrate the progress these kids have shown in the past […]

Thursday Email – Our Students Get Their First-Ever Computer Lab In School!

Thursday Email – Our Students Get Their First-Ever Computer Lab In School!

Namaste! We love celebrating success stories of our students and teachers, but today we celebrate with you a success story that reminded us the power of the collective! Paranga Vidya Kendra, the school where we implemented Mentor India, is located in the outskirts of Magadi. […]

Thursday Email – Making Small Dents In This Big Universe!

Thursday Email – Making Small Dents In This Big Universe!

Namaste! This week, we have a very happy news to share with you. We, at KnowYourStar, have been featured many times in the media. In newspapers, personal recognition, online articles and so on. But this time, we were in for a surprise, when we found Jaideep Rao, […]

Thursday Email – Welcoming Fresh Waves In Still Waters

Thursday Email – Welcoming Fresh Waves In Still Waters

Namaste! In the last email, we told you that the endline assessment of the Brindavan Tent School is being analysed. Well, the wait is done, and we have the result data in hands! Words are less to express the joy we feel after seeing the […]

Thursday Email – For Every Goodbye There Is A Hello! :)

Thursday Email – For Every Goodbye There Is A Hello! :)

Namaste! The month of February is here, and we’re still blinking as to when a whole month of January passed away! But the month did say goodbye by putting on an intense cosmic play last night when the evening sky was lit with the super blue […]

Thursday Email – Role Models – They Didn’t Tell Me, They Showed Me!

Thursday Email – Role Models – They Didn’t Tell Me, They Showed Me!

Namaste! “…But a role model in the flesh provides more than inspiration; his or her very existence is confirmation of possibilities one may have every reason to doubt, saying, ‘Yes, someone like me can do this.’” – Sonia Sotomayor. You know that we have our […]