Jhumri met with an accident when she was 8 years old. A truck hit her from behind while she was playing. She fell to the ground and injured her head, and gradually within a few weeks she lost her sight. Today this 15-year-old Jhumri is confident, independent and a good counselor.
Parmila, 8 and Sarvan, 10 walk to their schools in Barmer, in the Thar desert in Rajasthan. During summers, temperatures can soar up to 50 degree Celsius. Thousands of children across India walk to school through very difficult terrains and conditions to reach school. Accessibility to schools is still one of the biggest hurdles for children.
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Anjineyya lives in a village in Bellary, Karnataka. He will be the first graduate in his community and he aspires to be a Bank Employee. Anjineyya was struggling to pay his college fees after his father died of cancer. During this difficult time, he received support through Real Gifts Program, and is now pursuing his third year B.Com. Anjineyya expressed his gratitude towards World Vision for the timely support extended to him.