Stars Welfare: Kolkata, India
Stars Welfare Society is a day care centre for the children of Tangra, an area of Kolkata (Calcutta) known for its tanneries. Most of the children come from slum backgrounds and have had very few opportunities in life. Stars is a place where the children can go to learn, to play, to make friends with other children, to feel safe. It is a magical place. See www.starswelfare.com.