26th Jan. Ahmednagar-
"Snehalaya is the inspirational, path-finding place in India, I have ever seen." said by great legendary actor Aamir Khan at the opening ceremony SATYAMEV JAYATE BHAVAN in Snehalaya. He spent his whole day & celebrated Republic Day with kids, girls, women & workers of Snehalaya from his busy film schedule. He was really touched to receive so much of love from kids at the Bhawan.
"We can’t just rely on government for any positive changes. We need to change our mindset," he added while addressing the media.
Snehalaya has got a new residential and training facility for destitute women through Aamir Khan's television show Satyamev Jayate. Aamir Khan had highlighted various social issues on the television show Satyamev Jayate. At the end of every episode Aamir used to appeal people to donate for an NGO to support their cause. Help flowed in from all over the country for Snehalaya after Aamir's appeal. Donation of Rs 3.26 crore was received through the show.
HELP FLOWED IN FOR SNEHALAYA
- Snehalaya has been working for the rescue and rehabilitation of women and children in distress, since 1989. It has been instrumental in curbing flesh trade in Ahmednagar.
- In the very first episode of Satyamev Jayate on May 6, 2012, Aamir Khan had appealed to the viewers to donate for Snehalaya. Help flowed in from all over the country.
- Snehalaya has got a new residential and training facility and named it Satyamev Jayate Bhavan.