Shishu Sarothi organised its Inclusive Annual Sports Meet on 18th and 20th of February, 2019 in support with Azim Premji Philanthropic Initiative and RAISE – North East. The event saw the participation of more than 90 children from the centre and children from 4 Sarva Siksha Abhiyan Schools.
The Sports Meet had several interesting activities ranging from Bocce, Musical Chair with Universal Design, 9 Pins, Assisted Walking, Wheelchair Race, Running Race, Breaking the Pot and Cricket. The highlight of the Meet was the coming together of both children with and without disability, having a competitive spirit as well as creating an exciting and fun-filled environment for all.
The core objective of this event was to use the medium of sports to truly bring forth inclusiveness among children with and without disability.Teachers and parents also participated in a game of Musical Chairs to show their enthusiasm during the Meet. This was followed by the closing ceremony presided over by Former Director and Founding Member of Shishu Sarothi, Mrs. Mira Kagti and other dignitaries where Prizes were distributed.