Project Awake and Shine

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Awake & Shine Primary School

Volunteers Page

Awake and shine has had the good fortune of getting some very dedicated volunteers. This page tells the story of those who gave invaluable support to us. Many thanks to all of you.

Click on the appropriate link to read the story of our volunteers, and to get in touch

Henry Unwin Maureen Blake Margot Sherwill Agathe Francoise Ula Sheather
Project Awake and Shine :: School Home :: Volunteers Blog :: Henry Unwin

Henry Unwin – The pioneer Vounteer Henry was our first volunteer. He came fresh from school in his gap year. He had no experience but an open mind, abundant energy and willingness Read More

Project Awake and Shine :: School Home :: Volunteers Blog :: Margot Sherwill

Margot Sherwill My Awake & Shine Adventure Since 2012 I have become mesmerized by the Awake and Shine school revisiting it several times. Each succeeding visit has Read More

Project Awake and Shine :: School Home :: Volunteers Blog :: Agathe Francoise

Agathe Francoise Agathe first came to Samthar as a tourist and after her second visit she has come every year as a friend and guide to children and teachers. With her sparkling Read More

Project Awake and Shine :: School Home :: Volunteers Blog :: Maureen Blake

Maureen Blake Maureen came to Samthar many years ago as a tourist. Her first visit was followed by trips to Kerala, Bhutan and Sikkim, with Gurudongma. When I was having a hard time Read More

Project Awake and Shine :: School Home :: Volunteers Blog :: Ula Sheather

Ula Sheather I first visited Awake and Shine School in April 2014 at the start of a tour of Sikkim, which General  Jimmy Singh arranged for a group from Benalla and Bairnsdale Read More

Our Address: Project Awake and Shine
Samthar Farm House, Basti and Post Office Samthar, Kalimpong,
Dist Darjeeling, West Bengal, India - 734301
Mobile: +91-94340-47372,E-mail : awakeandshineschool@yahoo.com, gurudongma@outlook.com, gurudongma@gmail.com
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