Publicity stall - 2011
We had our publicity stall at the Holi event organized by IAGZ (Indian Association of Greater Zurich) and at the Indian festival - India-India 2011, organized by IAZ (Indian Association of Zurich). These associations were kind enough to offer the the space for free. At these publicity stalls we distributed CAYH flyers, Asha pamphlets, Annual reports and other information about Asha Zurich.
Marathi Mandal party - 2011
Kirti cooked for the local Maharashtra Mandal and got a sum of 300 CHF for Asha.
She long with volunteers also organized the PhD defense apero of a student and got 200 CHF.
Credit Suisse Diwali party - 2011
The Kurry club members of Credit Suisse organized a diwali party and they made a generous contribution of 650 CHF to Asha Zurich.
Bollywood Vides - 2011
ASHA for education, Zurich chapter is back with one more fund-raising event and is organising a Bollywood disco with DJ chilli and DJ Happy. We have also arranged for a Free Bollywood Dance workshop with Poonam Panchwagh.
Time: Saturday, October 1 at 9:00pm - October 2 at 2:00am
Location: Stuz2 - Universitätstrasse 6, 8006 Zurich
Entry: 12 CHF , 10 CHF (students)
Bollywood and Bhangra Night with DJ Chilli and DJ Happy
Music: Bollywood, Bhangra, Punjabi
Free Dance Workshop: 21:00 - 22:00
Happy Hour: 21:00 - 22:00
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All the profits from this event will be transferred for Lok Biradri Prakalp education project which was started by the legendary social worker Baba Amte and is currently run by his younger son Dr. Prakash Amte and his wife Dr. Mandakini Amte. Join hands together with us and help Asha for Education, Zurich Chapter to reach out and educate more children. It is a great opportunity to bring along your friends from various cultural backgrounds and enjoy the evening with Indian music :)
Food Stall at Weltmarkt Oerlikon - 2011
- 13 May, 10 June, 8 July, 12 August and 14 October 2011
Indian Food and Handicraft Stall at Weltmarkt Oerlikon. Asha Zurich will be organising fund-raising event by selling Indian food and Handicrafts at Weltmarket Oerlikon on 13 May, 10 June, 8 July, 12 August and 14 October. All the profits from this Weltmarket will be transferred for "Lok Biradri Prakalp" education project which was started by the legendary social worker Baba Amte and is currently run by his younger son Dr. Prakash Amte and his wife Dr. Mandakini Amte.
Indian Food Menu for August: Link PDF
Indian Food Menu for July: Link PDF
Indian Food Menu for June: PDF
Indian Food Menu for May: PDF
Online Catalogue for Indian Handicrafts: Link
Photoalbum from Weltmarket 2011
Work an Hour campaign - 2011
Asha for Education (AFE) conducting its biggest fundraising event of the year - the 14th annual Work an Hour campaign, popularly known as WAH. Work An Hour, is AFE’s global online fundraising event. Every year thousands of donors from all over the world come together and contribute towards the empowerment of underprivileged children in India through education. Participants in the event work an hour towards this cause symbolically, by donating an hour’s worth of their salary or more to Asha for Education. WAH 2011, the 14th such campaign begans on July 15th 2011 and concludes on September 15th 2011.
People who are interested to donate for this event need to make a direct donation to WAH (not to Asha Zurich). Please find the complete details of the event at this link.
Hike/Picnic to Flüelen - 2011
Asha members went for a hike /picnic to Flüelen. It was jointly organised with the ETH India Alumni. The aim of the gathering was to have an informal interaction of the old asha members and potential new ones. Everyone enjoyed the picnic and we will be organizing more such events in the future.