March 18, 2017

Sridhar & Rebecca Visit FFLV

Recently, We had the pleasure of receiving at FFLV a visit from Sridhar & Rebecca accompanied by some yoga students. They arrived at the morning kirtan and had a great time with the children dancing and singing. They then distributed 200 beautiful woolen scarfs to the girls that were lovingly hand made by Rebecca’s grandmother. The girls were overjoyed to receive them and were so grateful for the gift. Sridhar have been visiting FFLV for many years along with the yoga students and have always supported FFLV. He is the founder of Bhakti Fest, which is a premier yoga, sacred music, and personal growth festival in the United States. Since 2009, for six days each September, they feature the best Yoga Teachers, Kirtan Musicians, and Workshop Leaders in the world. To know more visit : http://bhaktifest.com/ Through their activities they raise funds that goes to their chosen causes and help them give support to those less fortunate […]
March 7, 2017

Shivani’s Transformation

Dear Friends, Sponsors are the lifeline behind the running of FFLV. We really appreciate their support. However, it is delightful for us to hear words of encouragement. Our long time friend and supporter Henry T Dom took time to write down his beautiful experience when he recently visited us, and here we are sharing it with you all. “More than two years ago I met Shivani, a young and vulnerable school girl who could hardly speak a word of English. She was shy, made sporadic eye contact, with little confidence. It was obvious that she came from a troubled background where Shivani had to bear domestic responsibilities not common to girls of her age. She touched me on a deeper level which so often defy language. I decided to sponsor her education and whatever else comes with that. In February this year I returned to the school as one of […]
March 4, 2017

Meal Supplement Program by Dr Jacob’s

As many as a third of the world’s people do not meet their physical and intellectual potential because of vitamin and mineral deficiencies. The toll being taken by vitamin and mineral deficiency in 80 developing countries, India being one of them. The severe effects of vitamin and mineral deficiencies are anemia, cretinism and blindness, etc. Methods that have worked in industrialized nations are now so inexpensive and available that they could control vitamin and mineral deficiencies worldwide. Chief among the solutions is food fortification, adding essential vitamins and minerals to regularly consumed foods. At FFLV, we provide the kids with healthy nutritious food. However, we knew that these kids were from underprivileged families. They lacked certain essential nutrients in their bodies, that food alone wasn’t sufficient to fulfill those requirements. Therefore, many years ago, the meal supplement program was started with the help of our generous donor company Dr. Jacob’s […]