Daan Utsav concludes
Citizens of Uttar Pradesh participated in the celebrations of 10th year of Daan Utsav, the festival of giving, from October 2 to 8. Driven entirely by volunteers, the UP chapter conducted a range of engaging activities to encourage people to offer their time, skills, etc. for the good cause.
As a part of Utsav, ‘Hawker for an Evening’ was organised at the Janeshwar Mishra Park and Riverfront. The students from various schools participated in ‘Fistful of Joy’ activity, thus helping collecting a fistful of grains for community cooking. NGO Goonj set up various collection centers to collect woollens, books and other items for distribution. Additionally, SEWA melas, food collection drives and several health and nutrition camps were conducted across the state.
Snapshots from Daan Utsav