Ektaan CC and Rainbow CC organize nutritional program in Bengal village

8 June 2011, 3:46 AM

Ektaan CC and Rainbow CC organized a nutritional program with local volunteers on June 3rd at a temple in the village of Bengal. They provided meals for 250 people, mostly women and children from impoverished communities in the area and advised families on good eating habits and securing good local food according to their capabilities. The participants ate off of eco-friendly leaf plates, and on the floor as is the local tradition.

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Cooperation Circles Involved

Ektaan CC

"Our purpose is: to foster healing through music, art and culture; to create a communal platform of cross-cultural dialogue; to develop understanding among traditions through shared learning; and to aim for a peaceful, blissful community."

Rainbow CC

"Our purpose: to organize interfaith youth activities to bring about a more harmonious community; to engage youth to participate in interfaith dialogue and decision making; to bring young talent to the forefront; and to bridge the gap between the elderly and youth in a sacred way that creates a common platform from which to address social challenges."