Run event in Lucknow, UP on Gandhi Jayanti Day

Asha-Jyothi has been organizing the 5K run/walk across ever growing list of cities in USA as the signature annual event for fundraising. Now, Asha-Jyothi has debuted in a different role, by being a sponsor of a run event conducted in northern India, coinciding with Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti celebrations. The event has been organized by Department […]

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2019 Matching Donations to Local Schools:

The donation amount below to each school is privately funded and NOT from the AJ 5K Run proceeds or the general fund. Schools can optionally send a proposal requesting an Innovation Lab/Maker Space OR some other unmet need for your school by Oct 15th. Here are a few guidelines for the proposal. The winner(s) will be […]

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Quick Glance @ 2018-2019 Campaigns

While this is not a Comprehensive List, here are some of the Major campaigns Undertaken by Asha-Jyothi since September 2018 Sponsored 6250 plus Students who need economic assistance to further their education by providing  School supplies, shoes,  books, school fees Construction of shelter home is ongoing for Generation Yuvaa Orphanage (Vizag based NGO) with cost […]

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President’s Volunteer Service Award (PVSA)

Asha-Jyothi is now certifying organization for President’s Volunteer Service Award (PVSA). Volunteers are core strength of Asha-Jyothi, helping it to deliver mission objectives. The volunteer range from students fulfilling community service, to volunteers passionate about charity and serving to raise funds, and managing operations in various capacities. Asha-Jyothi is appreciate of time volunteers commit and […]

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Ways to volunteer

At Asha-Jyothi we are always in need of help. While we are fortunate to have the support and trust of many volunteers, there can never be too many. Volunteering in any form is a great learning experience especially for kids, its humbling, teaches them art of convincing or to handle rejection. We highly recommend trying […]

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Dance Workshop by the Valluri Sisters to support Generation Yuvaa

Mahika and Nithika Valluri are two high schoolers from Mission San Jose High in Fremont, CA and have been volunteering with Asha Jyothi for the past 5 years. This year they joined the AJ Youth Leadership project, Generation Yuvaa, to help build housing for underprivileged kids in India. They held their first ever hip hop […]

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Calling on all Schools to join hands

To All Schools in USA, Here is a fun, easy way to raise money for your school while celebrating health and wellness. Participate in Asha-Jyothi 5K Run/Walk in a city close to you and avail our discounted race registration fee of only $15 (regular price $25) to anyone using your school’s unique coupon code. 100% […]

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$7,760 donated to local schools

As part of outreach in Fairfax and Loudon County, Asha-Jyothi donated every dollar of 2018 5K Run/Walk registration fees raised by participating schools back to the school plus an additional 50% (up to $1,000) in matching funds. Three schools (Chantilly HS, Rocky Run MS and Greenbriar West ES) all rose to the challenge with great […]

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Nominee, Good Business Awards by Chamber of Commerce

Asha-Jyothi is proud to be nominated in the non-profit category for good business awards hosted by Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce. Asha-Jyothi volunteers, Seshu and Sailaja Thota represented the organization.

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