RUN FOR A CAUSE

15th Edition of Hyderabad10K Run (Run for a Cause) was organized by Surge Impact Foundation to help charities receive much needed financial support through the Hyderabad marathon. This year the marathon was on 26th November 2017. The Run for a Cause was organized to support 4 SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) i.e. Goal 3: Good Health and Well-being, Goal 4: Quality Education, Goal 5: Gender Equality, and Goal 13: Climate Action.

Don Bosco Navajeevan is a registered organization to support SDG for quality education. Five students from Don Bosco Navajeevan took part. Thousands of youth, students, IT employees took part in Hyderabad 10K Run to support SDGs.

G. Satish BIB No: 51463 from Don Bosco Navajeevan stood 3rd place in 5K Run. All our boys completed the 5K Run successfully. G. Satish actively participates in games and is a good athlete. He is currently learning Electricals in our Vocational Training Centre, Ramanthapur. We wish him all the best and happy for what he has achieved!!!

The Bosco Boys presented a flash mob dance on a fusion of old and new tunes. The youngsters who had come for this event also joined the band of Bosco Boys and tapped their feet to the rhythm of the music. Thereafter, the game stalls were closed and the children were served lunch. Post Lunch the children were asked to assemble in the School hall for the cultural programme.

The programme witnessed the presence of Fr. Savio Silveira (Vice Provincial of Mumbai Province), Ms Pooja Dixit (Television Celebrity) and Kishan Agarwal (Poet). During the cultural programme group dance, groupsinging and solo singing competition were conducted. The youngsters sang and danced beautifully showcasing their talents.

The children from Shivaji Nagar (one of our outreach centres) presented a skit on the theme- Water, Hygiene and Health. The boys of Bosco Boys Home presented a Musical Drama to show how children in difficult situations were helped by Don Bosco Institutes. It was choreographed by Mrs. Mayuri Raj (Coordinator of Bosco Boys Home). The winners of the various competitions were announced and the prizes were distributed. Fr. Savio Silveira presented a token of appreciation to the judges of the various competitions.Thereafter, Mr. Ravi Jain (Bollywood singer, music director and lyricist) and Manmohan Jaiswal (Art curator and teacher) gave away the prizes to some of the winners. Mr. Ravi also sang a song for the children.