There’s only one thing that talented young children deservingly seek - an earnest opportunity."Nakshatra" is an annual national talent festival in arts and sports for children from orphanages, conceptualized and executed by Bhumi & its volunteers.
We are proud to raise funds for NAKSHATRA, to enrich the talent out of these kids from humble backgrounds.
14 different sporting events in Track events (100 mts,200 mts,400 mts, relay), field events (shot put, long jump), Indoor games (Chess, carrom, Tennikoit) and Outdoor Games (Kho - Kho, Kabaddi, throwball, Volleyball, Football) are conducted to facilitate maximum talent discovery.
CHENNAI NAKSHATRA (Last year)
Nakshatra last year was conducted across two zones. 1500+ kids from 50+ homes benefitted from the event and we have 250+ winners overall.
CHENNAI NAKSHATRA (This year*)
Two zonal sports events @ Chennai in July 2019 followed by a grand finale for the winners in February 2020. This 11th edition of the event Nakshatra in Chennai will influence 1600 (800 per zone) not so privileged kids and would need Rs.350 per kid to make it into reality.
Please find the breakup of the expenses for the event below:
Budget Break up for 800 kids:
Item | Description = Total Cost (Rs.)
Event Logistics | Chairs, shamiana, audio systems, venue rent = Rs. 35,000
Food | Breakfast, lunch, and snacks = Rs. 72,000
Gifts | Prizes for winners in 15 events across 3 categories = Rs. 40,000
Inventories | Food inventories and event inventories = Rs. 30,000
Transportation | Pick up and drop from shelter homes = Rs. 75,000
Miscellaneous | Certificates, Medals, and Posts = Rs. 15,000
Total = Rs. 2,67,000
We welcome all contributions to the event of opportunity to discover talent out of these kids from humble background. Also, we appreciatee SPONSORS or DONORS for any of the above mentioned expenditure break-ups. Donations to Bhumi are entitled to 80G 50% excemptions.
Know more about Bhumi:
Bhumi is one of India’s largest independent youth volunteer non-profit organizations, mobilizing over 12,000 volunteers in more than 14 cities across India for causes like education, environment, animal and community welfare.
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