We estimate around 250,000 children in Punjab and the surrounding areas that urgently need a sponsor. At any given time we maintain a live database of 500 children who are currently awaiting sponsorship.
Every time one child is sponsored, another is added to the list of those waiting. The list of children is growing longer by the day. Yet, if every Sikh family living outside India sponsored just one child, then we are well on the way to saving an entire generation.
It’s costs you just 80 pence a day to change a life.
It is a common practice in some parts of rural Punjab for girls to keep their hair in a joora (tied in a knot and covered with a piece of cloth). As such kindly do not mistake their appearance for boys