December 22, 2014 · Leave a Comment
To inculcate the joy of reading, we celebrate National Library Week every year. This year too, the event was held from 14th – 28th November, 2014. To know more about it, click here. Read More →
March 2, 2010 · Leave a Comment
The Daffodils (yellow) met at the Round Table School, Ruppenaagrahara, Hosur Road, Bangalore on Saturday, the 6th of February,2010. It was attended by Ms. Veena and Ms. Shobha of Kolar dist. ; Ms. Roselein of Govt. School Murgeshpalya; Ms. Bindu Rao of SKID; Mr. Anand and Ms. Rupa ,the hosts. Ms. Stella of Shishu Mandir could attend due to prior engagement. The meeting started at 10:00 A.M. in the school office. Mr. Anand told us about the school. After a hearty breakfast of Masala Dosas and coffee we were shown around the classes and met the students. We were impressed by the overall... [Read the full story]
December 23, 2014 · Leave a Comment
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January 15, 2015 · Leave a Comment
Most people associate Orange County with high-end, luxury resorts set in picturesque locations. What most people don’t hear about is this organization’s commitment towards working with local communities. As part of this mission, they have adopted a few government schools near their properties in Kabini and Coorg. It was in 2010 that the Orange County group approached Hippocampus Reading Foundation. They were looking for support to build a culture of reading in their adopted schools. Since the GROWBY Reading program had already worked wonders in other government schools, we suggested that they... [Read the full story]
August 10, 2009 · Leave a Comment
The second round of the Teach India volunteer program initiated by Times of India has started. Last year, what began with 200 volunteers attending the induction went on to see atleast 100 of them come back to be a part of the work that Hippocampus Reading Foundation has been doing. But it was more than just numbers. The success of the volunteering sessions was tremendous and there was a great deal of improvement in children who the volunteers helped in reading. Many of the volunteers have even continued to read to the children after the allocated time. This year’s Teach India induction... [Read the full story]
January 8, 2010 · Leave a Comment
This is one night-out you don’t want to miss. Food on the house. Booze at 80s prices. Music by talented ex-IITians. And a chance to party once again with your fellow survivors. It’ll be like going back to college, without having to sit through another JEE. *———————————————————————————————* Venue Trinity Hall,Taj Residency 30th January 2010 Time: 7.30pm onwards *—————————————————-* Donor... [Read the full story]
To inculcate the joy of reading, we celebrate National Library Week every year. This year too, the event was held from 14th – 28th November, 2014. To know more about it, click here.[Continue reading: Hippocampus celebrates National Library Week]
A library is known, in fact was conceived, to be the epicenter of knowledge. In it lies the splendor of information, leading us to the answers of mysteries we catapult ourselves into. And the librarian? The sober stalwart holding the wisdom of what belongs where, not only in his/her own library but also in the written...[Continue reading: HRF Announces Best Library Award]
The article published on ‘India Knowledge @ Wharton’ on the 24th of March ‘11 is about the birth of Hippocampus and how it’s social wing – The Reading Foundation is making a difference. Go ahead… click here and read the article.[Continue reading: Innovation and Entrepreneurship]
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