Comrie teen gives up holidays to help at Sambhavna

16 year old Jasmine Thomas and her mother recently returned from a volunteering stint at the Sambhavna Clinic. “Neither of us had done anything like this before so it was quite a culture shock, more so for mum,” laughed Jasmine, who took it all in her stride. “It was all so different that if you […]

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BMA Art Auction raises over £185,000

Twenty-five internationally recognised artists each decorated a ‘matka’ water pot, a modern, stainless steel version of the traditional earthernware water pots that have been used for centuries in India. These unique artworks were auctioned off last month, raising over £185,000 towards expanding our support to projects run by the Sambhavna and Chingari Trusts in Bhopal. […]

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David Galsworthy raises over £1000

Brothers Peter and David Galsworthy had talked for a number of years of about the possibility of completing the John Muir Trail and decided after Christmas last year that 2010 was the year to try to fulfill this ambition. It was also decided to use the trek as a vehicle to raise funds for the […]

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Boycott Dow until they do right by Bhopal

by Tom Begnal on the dailykos blog Some stories are hard to believe simply because they carry truths that stagger the senses. Here’s one that can be summed up in a single sentence: After a factory causes the death of thousands of people, the corporate owner shuts it down and moves out leaving behind a […]

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Mr Sarosh Daruvala

It was with great sadness that we learned recently of the death of one of our committed supporters, Sarosh Daruvala. The Bhopal Medical Appeal clearly meant a lot to Sarosh. He had just completed a children’s book, entitled Raju’s Story. It was inspired by the real-life experiences of a young Bhopali boy, coping with birth […]

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We believe Dow & DuPont must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.