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A Fighter: Barath Sasikumar

March 22, 2021

Working at a foundation dealing with heart disorders, I’ve always been inspired by children and their resilience and Barath’s story bears testimony to it. At 14 years and 2 months of age, Barath Sasikumar is not your average teenager. Currently studying in 9th standard at a government school, he is wise beyond his years with a fondness for Tamil literature and a dream to pursue a career in the same. ...Read more

Hearts Behind the Foundation: Geeta Mahajan

March 17, 2021

I owe a lot to Genesis Foundation. It has been my constant in the last 8 years as things have gone up and down andit is my source of strength. I’ll always be grateful to my ex-boss Captain Raghu Raman who introduced me to Prema Sagar and the Foundation which works for the treatment of critically ill children....Read more

Hearts Behind the Foundation: Roop Singh

February 19, 2021

My association with Prema ma’am has been for over a decade now. But it was only in July, 2017, that I formally joined Genesis Foundation....Read more

Lack of Awareness on Congenital Heart Defects in India

February 9, 2021

A Congenital Heart Defect (CHD)refers to a range of defects present from birth that affects the normal way the heart works. They are one of the most common causes of infant death attributed to birth defects. ...Read more

Hearts behind the Foundation: Simran Sagar

January 23, 2021

Being Prema and Jyoti’s daughter, I have been brought up in a household where the whole concept of giving and being grateful was inculcated in me from a very young age. In fact, the most constant memory I have is seeing my parents helping the lesser privileged, those who did not have the means, or those who didn’t have the money. ...Read more

Hearts behind the Foundation: R Srivatsan

January 22, 2021

I was volunteering with Genesis Foundation since 2007, long before I joined the team formally. Meeting Prema & Jyoti Sagar helped me regain faith in many ways, because to see them advocating for the rights of the most vulnerable in the society, that is children, motivated me to work with them for a cause that is equally close to me. ...Read more

Christmas is a time to give

December 23, 2020

When December approaches I get a warm, fuzzy feeling as I know Christmas and the New Year is near! Ever since having my daughter, Christmas time took on a completely different meaning as giving has become an integral part of how we celebrate it every year. Growing up, I have very fond memories of this time of year....Read more

Hearts behind the Foundation: Dolly Malvai

December 23, 2020

My association with Genesis Foundation began in 1996 when I joined Prema Sagar. From being associated with Missionaries of Charity to care for critically ill children, helping those in need through personal capacity, Prema was always at the forefront....Read more

Hearts behind the Foundation: Prema & Jyoti Sagar

December 20, 2020

There was a small kingdom with a wise King. One day news reached the King that a holy man – a sage – was passing through the kingdom. The King rushed to the place where this sage had made camp for the night. ...Read more

Every cloud has a silver lining: Baby of Priyanka’s Story

November 30, 2020

The birth of a child is one of the greatest celebrations that any family can experience. For Karan Kumar Verma and Priyanka Kumari, arrival of their daughter on 25th September, 2020 became the happiest moment of their lives. ...Read more

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