April 21, 2020

Since the onset of the COVID-19 outbreak in India at the beginning of March, the number of cases is steadily increasing and people remain in quarantine. With the lockdown suspending all forms of work, India's poorest people are now facing severe poverty and depriv...

April 8, 2020

With the coronavirus now spreading across India, SOFKIN is diligently following all of the coronavirus prevention precautions, as Chaya Pamula reported in her recent email. We are happy to report that all of the children and staff are healthy and doing well. One of t...

March 3, 2020

As we begin a new year, we’d like to take a moment to celebrate the major achievements of 2019 in the SOFKIN journey. Below are some of the highlights from this amazing year. You can read the full annual report here.

November 22, 2019

The children are thrilled to be in their new, airy, and spacious facility. There is much more living and recreation space than in the cramped quarters of their previous home. The new facility has capacity for well over 100 children, creating the opportunity to serve...

September 7, 2018

One young person at SOFKIN who is currently realizing her dream is Meena. Meena was in the 4th grade when her mother passed away. Because her father “was not used to take care of us”, her grandmother and aunty tried to take care of her and her younger sister and broth...

January 29, 2018

The children of SOFKIN enjoyed a festive December and welcomed in an exciting New Year. Sharing the Meaning of Christmas with less fortunate people. New opportunities and the new building opening!

September 6, 2017

REACHING HIGHER

The new building is still rising!  Chaya, recently back from a trip to India, reports that construction is progressing well.  The 3rd floor slab in the boy’s building was cast while she was there and the same slab in the girl’s building is scheduled to b...

May 22, 2017

The new home for the children of SOFKIN continues to rise, as does the children's excitement!

October 14, 2016

Chaya’s recent trip to India was filled with excitement, hard work, and fun times spent with the children of SOFKIN. The children celebrated Ganesh Chaturdhi o

May 19, 2016

Making Indian mango pickles with the children was one of the many highlights of Chaya’s recent visit to SOFKIN.  “The children are always eager for me to cook for them when I am at SOFKIN,” Chaya explained.  “I suggested that I would teach them how to make something th...

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