Power of One to Celebrate 10th Anniversary on Apr 29th, 2017
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Dover, Delaware: Dover’s Cultural Exchange and Be Educated Movement will be celebrating our 10th anniversary of the Power of ONE event, we are incredibly proud to achieve this milestone. Not only has this event added a new dimension of diversity to this wonderful state, by bring people together of various ethnicity same time prove a big way of fulfilling social responsibilities to give back to the local community. Event has raised enough fun...d to support the local schools and organizations who needed financial help to continue their art and music programs, also helped the children of other countries who needed books to study and we provided thousands of books through 30 libraries sponsored by this event, help building a school in South Africa through Peace Train organization. Helped reconstruct school demolished by massive earth quake in Nepal.
We did all because of a strong support of our local community, and once again The Power of ONE Tenth Annual Fundraising celebration is scheduled for Saturday, April 29, 2017, at Biggs Museum, 406 Federal St, Dover, Delaware 19901 from 5:30PM to 9:00PM. We are very excited and committed to make this year’s fundraiser memorable.
This event entirely depends on community participation, almost everything are donated Including food, drinks, auction items, musicians, photographer and dancing groups services. Ticket sales and businesses advertisement are a huge source of our fund. In real sense, it is a community event that raises handsome fund to help children locally and globally.
We want to make this tenth anniversary a grand! We request you to please join us our Ten anniversary fund raiser celebration. Your presence will really make a big difference and enough our team keep doing remarkable job
Look forward your presence, Please be a part of celebration
Appeal for Business:
The Power of One is seeking support as an Event sponsor or advertiser in our program. Your support of our fundraiser shows your commitment to our community; and also receives wide exposure, reaching more than 200 guests, their families and friends.
Platinum Corporate sponsor - $1000 (Prime Location for Full Page Ad, Announcement of Sponsorship during Event, 10 complimentary tickets )
Gold Corporate Sponsor - $500 (Prime Location for Full Page Ad, 5 complimentary tickets)
'Be Educated - Be Well' health camp for 2015
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GOOD HEALTH is GOOD WEALTH, GOOD HEALTH MATTERS.
In cities people have more medical resources and fundamental health information; healthcare is least cause of concern. Whereas in remote villages of underdeveloped & developing nations, basic health care is a BIG cause of concern, and that is taking away lives. Such grave event(s), can be avoided.
To name few instances in remote villages: There are many children who cannot read/write owing to eyesight issues which they not aware of. Blood Anemia is very common among girls. Adults have hygiene problems to make situations worse. Sad situations such as these can be avoided.
Be Educated is very excited to announce ‘Be Educated – Be Well’, (flyer) full day health camp program.
In this program, Doctors will be onsite to do health screening of all members and our trained coordinators will educate local community about early detection, preventative care and to live healthy.
Program costs around $200 per location. We have 108 locations at this time (spread across 16 states in India, Nepal and Pakistan). Be Educated seeking donors help; They can either sponsor one or multiple locations SPONSOR NOW for this program or may choose to donate DONATE NOW to this project without being specific to location. 'It will make our job much easier from funds we raise from your donations' - says Mahesh Gurugunthi, he added We are working really hard, providing this training to our coordinator and talking to local doctors, getting local community involved.
Update: As of Nov 18 2015 Indian team has completed Health Camp program at 39 locations in Assam, AP, Gujarat, Uttra Khand, UP, Bihar, MP, Haryana, Rajasthan and Telangna. We still need to do in 42 locations in India. On average 40-50 children are getting heath screening at each location. Team Nepal has already initiated at 12 locations and fund has been transferred. We are still to initiate in Pakistan.
Activities/Tasks during the Camp
Women’s Health (special session for Girls only)
- Explain Women Reproduction System Diagram
- What is Menstruation Cycle?
- Myth about the Menstruation Cycle
- What should be taken care of during this period
- Relief medication to avoid pain
- When should you contact Doctor
Heath Awareness Topic
- Dental Hygiene
- General Hygiene - How to avoid common diseases like Cough, Flu, Food Poisoning and infections
- Living Healthy Life – Exercises, Eliminating Stress and healthy food (Food Pyramid)
- How Smoking/Tobacco/Alcohol affects your body
- Know the Diseases – First Sign and Symptom
- Blood Sugar, Heart Attack/Stroke, Cancer,TB
Screening by Doctor
- Body Mass Index (Height and Weight)
- Vision and Hearing Test
- Blood Pressure
- Clinical Test for Blood Anemia
- Clinical Test for Stomach Worm
- Clinical Test for Vitamin Deficiency
- Follow-up and Recommendations