Take A Stand Take A Plant
On the occasion of World Environment Day, the Don Bosco Network – Bosconet initiated a 2 day engagement program with supporters and the admin staff at 3 malls – Avani Riverside Mall, Howrah, Lake Mall, Rash Bihari Avenue, Kolkata and Mani Square Mall ,EM By pass Kolkata. The activity, that aimed to connect its supporters to the cause of educating a girl child, gifted plants in cups as tokens of appreciation to those that donated.
The activity in keeping with World Environment Day held the theme ‘Take a Stand, take a plant’ and stands as a reminder to the donors that by growing a plant, they are helping to ‘grow a girl child’ in a Don Bosco shelter. Over 205 people donated to the cause and signed up with the organization.
The response was wholehearted and people were inspired by the message and call to live the joy of true giving.
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.