It is always a pleasure to visit the HUGGS India project in Visakhapatnam, meet with staff and students, and review the progress taking place there. Here are some highlights of my visit in February.
Applicants for HUGGS sponsorships are interviewed early in the calendar year, so that they can be selected in time for the new academic year that starts in June. Prior to my visit, the Administrator and the Coordinator collected completed application forms of students from four (feeder) schools, and visited the homes of the applicants. The interviews were held over three days...
The mission of HUGGS Canada is to provide underprivileged students in India with the opportunity to further their education, enabling them to contribute more effectively to their families and communities.