Macquarie Group Foundation partners
with Don Bosco Network
The Macquarie Group Foundation in partnership with Don Bosco Network-Bosconet is reaching out to a total of 1300 families with COVID 19 relief packages in Delhi and Mumbai. Don Bosco Development Society (DBDS), the Don Bosco Network partner in Mumbai distributed 300 relief packages containing provisions and toiletries to the slum dwellers from Dharavi and Bharat Nagar.
DBDS also used the occasion to conduct short awareness sessions for 5 batches of 60 people each about important precautions to be taken during the COVID 19 pandemic. Physical distancing and other government protocols were strictly adhered to during this entire process.
The Don Bosco Network in India comprises of 11 Planning and Development Organisations (PDOs), each dedicated to the development of the Salesian provinces they serve. The Don Bosco network is spread across 29 states and 354 NGOs, reaching more than 10 lakh people.