International Childrens Day – Child Haven India

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Recently I caught a story that aired on CTV’s W5. The segment details the work of  Child Haven International (particularly founders Bonnie and Fred Cappuccino), a Canadian based foundation that houses and cares for disadvantaged children in Asia. Last winter I spent a month in India traveling with Bonni visiting children’s homes across India. It was an absolutely amazing and inspiring experience.

CTV's W5 aired this story in April

Child Haven is a nonreligious organization, and they actively promote understanding and tolerance of all ethnicities and religions. They do amazing work with very little administrative overhead. I ended the trip with heaps of photos, so this year I put together calender to help raise some much needed funds for them. Child Haven provides food, shelter, school and clothing to more than 1100 orphaned children in India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Tibet and Bhutan.

Cameron Brown

International Children’s Day is celebrated on June 1st.
If you are interested in getting involved, donating or learning more about their organization, you can contact them on their website

CLICK HERE for more PHOTOS from Child Haven in India

Written by Cameron Brown

May 22nd, 2011 at 8:02 pm

Posted in Travel

3 Responses to 'International Childrens Day – Child Haven India'

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  1. This is great Cameron. I’d love to see the calendar. We met you in India when we were also traveling with Bonnie and your mom 2 years ago. Our fundraiser this year in Victoria will be at the Union Club on Oct. 29th it would be awesome if you could make it over and you could bring your calendars.
    namaste,sandra and jim jordan


    19 Oct 12 at 1:04 pm

  2. Hi Cameron…
    Well done! Would it be possible to use some of your photo’s on our web site.
    Thank you for supporting Child Haven International.

    Kerry Keogan

    9 Jan 13 at 4:40 pm

  3. hi Cameron Brown…

    nice pics….i studied in the .. now im 32 yrs…and doing good job


    25 Feb 13 at 5:40 am

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