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 forwell over 100 children, creating the opportunity to serve m...

May 3, 2018

The Inauguration of the new SOFKIN Homes

Since the SOFKIN Home opened in 2007 with just three children, two boys and one girl, the need for a caring and nurturing place for destitute children has only grown. The current children’s home in Hyderabad provides a safe and l...

February 16, 2018

ELECTING TO CELEBRATE

Two important celebrations marked the beginning of the new year at SOFKIN.  In mid-January, the

children celebrated Makar Sankranti, an ancient Hindu festival that signals the beginning of the harvest season in India.  Because this was a five-day ho...

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!

December 13, 2017

Celebrating A Milestone

A joyous 10-year celebration was held in Hyderabad on October 14.  The event, attended by over 200 people, celebrated 10 years of SOFKIN’s work to create caring homes for destitute children.  Among the guests were 12 children and adults from Mahe...

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...

July 17, 2017

The children of SOFKIN are back from their summer holiday.  Most of them completed the homework that Chaya asked them to do while they were away, so they had a lot to share with each other on their return.  (Elementary age children shared a story about a special event...

June 12, 2017

SOFKIN's RHYTHM 2017 has come and gone – and it was another grand success!!! Thank you to everyone who joined us and provided support and encouragement. We hope you enjoyed the amazing performances.

A special thanks to all of the corporate, media, souvenir program, and...

May 31, 2017

“Poverty is the worst form of violence,” declared Mahatma Gandhi.   And seeing children malnourished, under-educated, and neglected on the streets is heartbreaking.   SOFKIN was founded on the conviction that this does not need to be these children’s fate.  “This is so...

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

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