ASSIST INDIVIDUALS IN GAINING SKILL-SET/TRAINING FOR LIVELIHOOD.

Date: 08-Apr-2021, Location: BANGALORE

Keeping our promise to the above cause JOY STORY FOUNDATION organised its First 5 day workshop for 20 ladies in Hesarghatta, Bangalore.
FUNDAMENTALS OF KUCCHU (TASSEL)MAKING-the workshop aims at Innovating with tassels on sarees, blouses, bags, curtains, table runners and other garments.
The aim of the workshop is to upgrade the skill set of these women who are tailors by profession & help them become self-reliant by increasing their present
income. It helps them learn more styles and use them in their work to increase novelty of the garments and attract more customers to their work.


GIVING FOOTWEAR TO KIDS

Date: 08-Apr-2021, Location: MAYAPURI RAILWAY LINES

DISTRIBUTED 500 FOOTWEAR TO THE POOR SLUM KIDS. COVERING THEIR BARE FEET IN THESE SCORCHING SUN.


SUPPORTING ABANDONED ELDERLY ON STREETS/ OLD HOMES

Date: 08-Apr-2021, Location: SAI SAHARA OLD HOME & AABHA ABHAS

Taking care of these old and ailing elderly in all the ways possible at our two old homes. Making sure their medical needs and medical care is duly addressed and supported. Aiming to reach many more of such ailing & abandoned elderly who need our support.


FEEDING NUTRITIOUS FOOD TO THE POOR

Date: 08-Apr-2021, Location: SEC-30 GURGAON

FEEDING NUTRITIOUS FOOD TO THE POOR & NEEDY. Fulfilling the real DHARMA.


HELP EDUCATE A CHILD/ SPONSOR A DESERVING STUDENT FOR COLLEGE

Date: 08-Apr-2021, Location: BANGALORE

JOY STORY FOUNDATION SUPPORTS VINOD C- A SPORTSPERSON, A COACH & A PHYSICAL TRAINER IN BANGALORE WHO’S ONLY MISSION IS TO TRAIN POOR STUDENTS WITH INTELLECTUAL & PHYSICAL DISABILITY and VISUAL IMPAIRMENT.
JOY STORY FOUNDATION LENDS SUPPORT FOR SPORTS EQUIPMENTS & APPAREL TO MAKE SURE NOTHING STOPS VINOD FROM TRANSFORMING THE LIVES OF THESE POOR, PHYSICALLY CHALLENGED KIDS.


PROVIDE BOOKS/STATIONERY/STUDY MATERIAL TO SLUM KIDS.

Date: 08-Apr-2021, Location: MAYAPURI RAILWAY LINES

“History will judge us by the difference we make in the everyday lives of children.” ? Nelson Mandela.
We are happy to bring this positive change in these kids of 3 Slum literacy Centres in Mayapuri by our distribution of blackboards, learning charts, books, stationery,colour and art materials.


FEEDING THE BIRDS & ANIMALS

Date: 08-Apr-2021, Location: VARIOUS LOCATIONS

Cattle, birds, dogs and now monkeys. Our “FEEDING THE BIRDS AND ANIMALS CAUSE” is doing what is required to do for these innocent beings.


Joy Chai Sewa

Date: 25-Feb-2021, Location: NCR

15,000 cups of tea served so far to kids, daily wage workers and people on street under our JOY CHAI SEWA cause.
This along with many other things we are tirelessly doing-
1.Elderly care at old homes.
2.Supporting a blind Center.
3.Sponsoring school and college education for the poor.
4.Running Skill Development centres for the slum kids.
5.Creating KHELO/NA ZONES at 6 Slum literacy centres.
6.Distributing laptops to the poor students.
7.Distribution of Sanitary napkins to 1500 women/ girls each month.
8.Distribution of nutritious food to 1000 people each month.
9.Distribution of footwear and clothing to poor.
10.Feeding the birds and animals.


Giving Books/Toys/Stationery to Poor Kids -creating Khelo/Na Zones

Date: 23-Feb-2021, Location: Lilothi, Mangolpuri & Raghubir Nagar

Creating 3 more KHELO/NA ZONES for the poor slum kids (6 in all till now) at Lilothi, Mangolpuri & Raghubir Nagar at the education centres run by Sahyog Care For You.
It’s a great pleasure to bring smiles on the faces of so many kids with this small but an extremely thoughtful drive.
Aiming to create many more JOY KHELO/NA ZONES in the coming future.


Assist Individuals in Gaining Skill Set/ Training for Livelihood

Date: 20-Feb-2021, Location: Mangolpuri

An extremely proud moment for JOY STORY FOUNDATION as it joined hands with Sahyog Care For You for running its first SKILL DEVELOPMENT CENTER at Mangolpuri.
Training poor kids & youth in four sectors- Computer Education, Beauty culture, Tailoring, Remedial education & BPO Training and assisting them in gaining respectable employment.


Giving Books/Toys/Stationery to Poor Kids- Creating Khelo/Na Zones

Date: 16-Feb-2021, Location: Mayapuri Slum Literacy Centres

We are proud to setup 3 KHELO/NA educational & play zones in Anganwadi Centres in Delhi slums impacting over 500 kids. Look at the fun reflecting on these kid’s faces.


Giving Books/ Stationery/ Study Material to Kids

Date: 12-Feb-2021, Location: Mayapuri Slum Literacy Centres

Fulfilling this cause today for 100 homeless and slum kids at SLUM LITERACY CENTRE in Mayapuri. Giving them books and stationery for a better learning experience.
The Center is imparting basic education and providing a healthy environment to this kids so that they grow up to be finer human beings in spite of being in the most difficult living conditions.


Giving Nutritious Food to the Poor

Date: 09-Feb-2021, Location: Sec-14, Gurgaon

NUTRITIOUS FRESHLY COOKED FOOD SERVED TO 500 poor living in pathetic conditions in Sec-14, Gurgaon today.
The happy and contented faces are a here to see.


Give Sanitary Napkins to Slum Women

Date: 29-Jan-2021, Location: Mayapuri Phase 2

Staying in the poorest and the most unhygienic conditions, where one still fights for a bucket of water, the least these women care is for their own health.
Joy story foundation made sure 500 more women and girls follow safe & hygienic methods to tackle their menstrual problems. Taking our tally to 1500 women/girls each month.


Feeding the Birds and Animals

Date: 28-Jan-2021, Location: Stray Animals on Streets

Each day feeding dry food, khichdi, roti, biscuits etc. to dogs, fresh clean vegetables to cattle and seeds to the birds-fulfilling our commitment to the cause of stray animals under our ‘FEEDING THE BIRDS AND ANIMALS’ cause.


Help with the Living Expenses of Elderly

Date: 24-Jan-2021, Location: Aabha Abhas & Sai Sahara Old Home

Creating an environment of love and care for 30 Elderly at our two Old homes- AABHA ABHAS & SAI SAHARA OLD HOME.
Supporting them with their medicines and day care products needs each month. Making sure they lead a happy, healthy and a dignified life


Give Footwear to Poor Kids

Date: 14-Jan-2021, Location: Okhla Slums

Our footwear distribution drive at Okhla slums. Happy to comfort so many bare feet and bring smiles on the innocent


Give Blankets & Socks to Poor and Needy

Date: 14-Jan-2021, Location: Various locations in Gurgaon

1000 blankets distributed to poor and needy on road and residing in jhuggis. An effort to give them relief from the chilling


Creating Cleaner Habitats for the Poor

Date: 07-Jan-2021, Location: Jhuggi Cluster Sec-26 Gurgaon

Providing shelter to over 100 Jhuggis for the poor. The heavy sheets made sure they are protected from cold and rain and remain in protective and safe


Feeding the Birds & Animals

Date: 27-Dec-2020, Location: Various Streets in Delhi

This December, apart from the regular feeding, there was more to care for the street animals. Hundreds of Jute bags, coats and sweatshirts were arranged to protect these innocent beings from the harsh winters.


Joy Chai Sewa

Date: 27-Dec-2020, Location: Various Locations

Our *JOY CHAI SEWA* bringing respite to the poor and needy on road in this harsh winter chill.
Our endeavour to help the ones in need continues.


Give Nutritious Food to Kids

Date: 25-Dec-2020, Location: Mayapuri Slums

Christmas is about spreading happiness. We are happy we could do so by being the Santa for 500 slum kids and brought Joy to them by distributing food boxes.
The smiles that we could bring on their faces was priceless.


Give Clothes, Blankets & Footwear

Date: 06-Dec-2020, Location: Okhla Slums

Our Blanket Distribution Drive.We fulfilled our promise to bring respite to 1100 needy, homeless and poor who are fighting the chilling weather conditions on streets.


Give Clothes, Blankets & Footwear

Date: 15-Dec-2020, Location: Slums in Gurugram

Our second distribution of footwear at a slum in Gurugram. Happy to cover so many bare feet in this winter chill.


Give Clothes, Blankets & Footwear

Date: 09-Dec-2020, Location: Sector-32,Jhuggi Cluster,Gurugram

Fulfilling our promise to cover 500 bare feet in the winter chill.
Our Footwear distribution drive brought warmth and protection to many poor and needy in the difficult winter times.


Give Clothes, Blankets & Footwear

Date: 26-Nov-2020, Location: Poor on Street and Various Slums

Second lot of 1000 jackets distributed at various slums in Delhi.
Delighted to bring warmth to so many poor and needy on streets who are fighting the harsh winter chill.


Feeding the Birds and Animals

Date: 15-Nov-2020, Location: Various Streets in Delhi

Doing our bit from the past three months. Making sure even these innocent beings don’t remain hungry.


Give Clothes, Blankets & Footwear

Date: 10-Nov-2020, Location: Delhi Cantt, Tuglak Road & R K Puram Slums

Our mission to warm 3000 slum dwellers before Diwali is on it way.
‘The real joy is attained when you experience ‘THE JOY OF GIVING’ and we are happy that we experienced it by bringing a smile to so many faces by distributing new clothes on the occasion of Diwali.
This was our endeavour to bring light into the lives of many.


Give Food to Poor

Date: 07-Oct-2020, Location: Bhagpat,Up

Joy Story aims to target the most basic requirement for survival- ' TWO MEALS A DAY'; sadly rare for many.
Our second round of ration distribution to Brick kiln workers at Baghpat, U.P.
The mission is to help the poor & the needy fight hunger, which is only possible with your constant support.


Give Footwear to Poor

Date: 03-Oct-2020, Location: Various Slums and Poor on Streets

Another 500 bare feet covered this month. The more we try to reach these kids, the more we realise the conditions they live in.


Feeding the Birds & Animals

Date: 27-Sep-2020, Location: Stray Animals on Streets

Each day feeding dry food, khichdi, roti, biscuits etc. to dogs, fresh clean vegetables to cattle and seeds to the birds-fulfilling our commitment to the cause of stray animals under our ‘FEEDING THE BIRDS AND ANIMALS’ cause.


Distribution of Stationery Kits to Kids of Different Age Groups

Date: 21-Sep-2020, Location: Tuglak Lane Slums, New Delhi

‘Spreading Joy with our little acts.’
Distribution of books, notebooks, stationery kits, colour kits to kids at Tuglak lane Jhuggi Cluster.
The happy faces of the kids was absolutely delightful.


Sponsoring the Cook's Salary

Date: 19-Sep-2020, Location: Sai Sahara Old Home, New Delhi

Unique issues on ground, unknown to many.
SAI SAHARA OLD HOME, a shelter for 30 mentally unstable homeless and abandoned elderly(some rescued from road), faced a huge burden of feeding the elderly as the cook became unaffordable and threatened to leave.
WE DECIDED TO PLAY OUR PART by supporting the old home with the cook's salary each month.


Dry Ration Distribution

Date: 17-Sep-2020, Location: Delhi Cantt Slums

Widows, single mothers, physically challenged, jobless and old pensioners. Supporting the ones for whom livelihood has become a huge challenge.Dry ration distribution to over 100 families.


Footwear Distribution to the Poor Kids

Date: 15-Sep-2020, Location: Khasan Basti, Mayapuri

Spreading happiness by covering 500 bare feet. The pictures are the testimony.


Dry Ration For The Starving Families In Baghpat,Up

Date: 30-Aug-2020, Location: Baghpat,Up

The people of Baghpat, UP are starving to death. Without employment, the poor are finding it difficult to feed their families two decent meals. Addressing their request, JOY STORY FOUNDATION supported them with their ration needs for a month.
Fulfilling our promise to reach the poor and needy irrespective of their location.


Assisting The Elderly With Essentials, Clothes & Medical Support

Date: 16-Aug-2020, Location: Aabha Abhaas, Home for the Elderly, Najafgarh, New Delhi

AABHA ABHAAS, a home for the abandoned elderly. Ten residents, most of whom are bedridden and only two of the ten are supported by their kids. The request for support was readily accepted and extended. Assisting with medical, clothing and other needs of the elderly so that they lead a life of dignity.


Distribution Of Dry Ration In Flood Hit Bihar

Date: 12-Aug-2020, Location: Add. Bihar Dist. Kishanganj Village, Azaad Nagar

Struck by nature's fury and the massive floods, the poor and the needy of Add. Bihar dist. Kishanganj Vill. Azaad Nagar were left with no food and the ill fate was starving them to death.
Contacted by Shabbir Alam, a local reporter in Bihar, JOY STORY FOUNDATION readily supported the cause and arranged for the distribution of dry ration for a month. The happy and satisfied faces is a testimony.


Dry Ration Distribution For Migrants

Date: 08-Aug-2020, Location: Village Shikrawa, Dist. Nuh, Mewat Haryana

Hundreds of migrant families in Village Shikrawa, District Nuh, Mewat Haryana left with no work and food and the drastic situation worsened each day. Joy Story came to their rescue by distributing dry ration.
Making sure that we reach the needy and poor irrespective of where they are.


Feeding The Slums

Date: 07-Aug-2020, Location: Khazan Basti,Mayapuri

Under our Community Kitchen cause, distribution of freshly cooked nutritious food to 500 poor and needy at Khazan Basti, Mayapuri.
The least we can do to make someone joyful.


Joy Chai Sewa

Date: 01-Aug-2020, Location: Various Locations in New Delhi

On the auspicious day of EID, kickstarted our ‘JOY CHAI SEWA’, for those for whom even a cup of tea is a luxury.
Starting with 100 cups each day,intend to do 200 cups of free chai everyday.


Dry Ration For The Poor In Flood Hit Bihar

Date: 27-Jul-2020, Location: Chopta Village

The massive floods washed away their houses, their food and all their belongings.
Rescued the entire Chopta Village in Bihar with Dry Ration and food supplies for the entire month.
The least we could do to bring them out of this agonising situation.


Distribution Of Sanitary Napkins

Date: 25-Jul-2020, Location: Delhi Cantt Slums

Regular distribution of 10,000 sanitary napkins each month to many slum women. Assuring their physical health and hygiene. Because we care.


Feeding The Slums

Date: 15-Jul-2020, Location: Delhi Cantt

Distribution of nutritious food to over 500 poor, needy, labourers and homeless under our ‘Feeding the Poor’ cause. For those who are sometimes can't even have two meals a day.
Our fortnightly initiative.


Distribution Of Corona Protective Gear-Mask ,Head Caps And Gloves

Date: 13-Jul-2020, Location: Sant Nagar,Rain Basera

It's our duty to protect those who do not have resources and awareness to protect themselves. Distribution of Corona Protective gear (face masks, gloves, head caps) at Sant Nagar, Rain Basera in service collaboration with @SumanArya, Little India.


Nutritious Food For The Slums

Date: 03-Jul-2020, Location: Delhi Cantt and Sagar Pur Slums

Distribution of freshly cooked nutritious food along with cool Jeera drink to over 500 slum dwellers and poor on the street.The freshly cooked food and the drink brought smiles on a lot of faces and was truly gratifying.


Feeding The Poor Migrants

Date: 02-Jul-2020, Location: Food for migrants boarding the train to Poornia, organised at Indira Gandhi Stadium

Making sure that those who served us for years, have no livelihood now and no place to live, at least reach their native land with dignity.
Providing them with packets of juices, ors, water, biscuits, wholesome roasted grams, eatables for kids, sanitisers and masks so that at least there journey back home is comfortable.


Feeding Nutritious Food To The Poor

Date: 22-Jun-2020, Location: Peeragarhi Slums

Finding our own ways to spread Joy. We decided to distribute Butter Milk to the homeless street and slum children and brought cool respite to them from the scorching summer heat


Happy Feet

Date: 12-Jun-2020, Location: Pragati Maidan cluster and Yamuna bank

Delighted to kickstart our ‘Happy Feet Initiative’ by distributing footwear to children of different age groups at Pragati Maidan cluster and Yamuna bank.
Covering the bare feet of these kids in the summer heat was truly satisfying. Under this initiative we plan to distribute at least 500 footwear each month to the needy who do not have an access to even a basic necessity as this.


We ensured over 100,000 Free Meals Distribution to Jobless Daily Wage Worker Families during Covid-19 Lockdown

Date: 29-Mar-2020, Location: Various Slums in Delhi

Joy Story Foundation has set up a fund to support the need of freshly cooked hygienic food for daily wage workers in India which includes Daily wagers, their families, Overworked Sanitary workers, police personnel.
Phase 1-10,000 Cooked Meals
Phase 2-15,000 Cooked Meals
Phase 3-Dry Ration for a month for 250 families(250 families,3 Meals,30 days)
The initiative was carried out in collaboration with various volunteers backed by non-profit, local police authorities, social workers and municipal councillors. We have ensured responsible distribution of the meals bought by the funds while maintaining social distancing and other norms required during the lockdown.


Feeding The Poor

Date: 12-Mar-2020, Location: A Construction Site at Gurgaon

Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam is a philosophy that tries to foster an understanding that the whole of humanity is one family and that is what JOY STORY FOUNDATION aims to propagate.
Under our Initiative- `FEED THE POOR’ we managed to do our first activity where we served freshly cooked nutritious food to approx.500 construction workers at a site in Gurgaon.
There can be nothing more benevolent then feeding the one’s who do not have access to even the basics; the migrant workers who live on meagre daily wages, just enough to support their less then basic livelihood.
Our intent to spread `JOY’ is enlarging each day and we are happy that we were able to bring smiles on hundreds of faces today.


Distribution of Sanitary Napkins

Date: 07-Mar-2020, Location: Delhi Cantt Slum Hutment

Distribution of Sanitary Napkins- On the eve of Women’s Day JOY STORY FOUNDATION through its campaign ‘SAFE DOTS’ took the first step in impacting Women’s life in a true manner.
Sanitary Pad distribution drive was organised in a Delhi Cantt Slums where sanitary pads were distributed to over 700 women. This was the first in our monthly series of adopting 1000 women across Delhi and improving their standard of living.
So far i.e., till the end of June, 50,000 sanitary Napkins have been distributed. "Making things like basic health and hygiene accessible to one and all.”


Distribution of Joy Stationery Kits

Date: 15-Feb-2020, Location: Chesire Home, Delhi

Joy Story Foundation in its endeavor to bring smiles to many faces met over 70+ physically and mentally challenged kids of the age group 5-18 years at Chesire Home, Opp. Holy Family Hospital, Delhi. It was heart-warming to see the kids who are fighting with physical and mental challenges being physically handicapped, mentally ill, austistic and suffering from cerebral palsy, coping with medical treatments but still happy and cheerful on receiving the Joy stationery kits.


Distribution of Joy Color Kits

Date: 22-Jan-2020, Location: Kalawati Hospital,Delhi

Joy Story Foundation’s another attempt to spread Joy and bring smiles to over 100 critically ill, poor kids of the age group 5-10 years at Kalawati Saran Children Hospital(Lady Harding Medical College).A real heart-touching experience to see the kids fighting with diseases like Cancer,Thealisimia, other Chronic diseases, coping with surgeries but still gleaming with glow seeing the Joy coloring kits.


Distribution Of Blankets

Date: 19-Jan-2020, Location: Delhi Cantt-slum hutments

Our first mass activity held at a Delhi Cantonment slum area with a blanket donation drive. A depleted area of 6000 hutments hidden from the main road is home to poor, deprived people.
The results and impact are here to see!
Employees of Evolve Brands volunteered to manage the activity.


Joy Story Foundation is a section-8, non-profit organization founded in November 2019