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  • Twestival India Tweet. Meet. Give
    • Twestival Global supports one non-profit or cause with cities across the world rallying their support to it
    • Twestival Local enables cities to select their own non-profit to support at their city level
    • Twestival is about having fun, creating awareness and fundraising for the selected non-profit
    What is Twestival? It’s connecting amazing people offline globally for a great cause
  • Twestival India
    • Seven Indian cities participated & managed to raise an amount of $168 in support of the global charity:water
    • Twestival Global 2009 raised over $250 million across the world for the charity:water
    • Of that, $83K was spent in aid of various drinking water projects in the state of Orissa, India
    India participated in the first Global Twestival in Feb 2009
  • Twestival Local 2009, a great start in India
    • Six cities participated in the Twestival Local 2009: Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Mumbai and Pune
    • They supported Dream a Dream, Prajnya, Khusbhoo Welfare Society, IYCN, Help a Child! And IshwarPuram
    • The events received a lot of love and attention from people, media and sponsors alike
    • Complete press coverage is available here
    We raised Rs.87,500 for the charities supported
  • Twestival India 2009 at a glance TWESTIVAL INDIA 2009 AT A GLANCE PARTICIPATED CITIES TWESTIVAL GLOBAL 2009 AMOUNT RAISED TWESTIVAL LOCAL 2009 SELECTED LOCAL CHARITY TWESTIVAL LOCAL 2009 AMOUNT RAISED BANGALORE $117.82 DREAM A DREAM INR 30,100.00 CHENNAI - PRAJNYA - DELHI $10.00 KHUSBHOO WELFARE SOCIETY INR 10,000 HYDERABAD - IYCN INR 2,400 LUCKNOW - - - MUMBAI $40.00 HELP A CHILD! INR 40,000 NIZAMABAD - - - PUNE - ISHWARPURAM INR 5,000
  • Twestival 2009 around the world Proud to say We have raised over $750k for 136 causes around the World collectively.
  • Twestival Global 2010 promoting Global Education Tweet. Meet. Give
  • In support of Concern Worldwide Approach to education is comprehensive, transparent with focus on extreme poverty Twitter : @concern Web : http://concern.net
    • Concern's education programs target the poorest people in the poorest countries in the world
    • Particular emphasis on reaching out-of-school children such as girls, orphans, street children, working children, children affected by conflict, children affected by HIV and AIDS, and children with disabilities
    • For as little as $28USD they can provide uniform, books, pencils, & paper a child needs to attend a year of school
    • Concern Worldwide are able to guarantee that 100% of Twestival funds would go directly to project costs
    • Concern’s work in India: http://www.concern.net/where-we-work/asia/india
  • Twestival Global 2010 - India Seven cities from India will take part rallying together for Concern on 25 th March
    • Bangalore, Chennai, Cochin, Delhi, Goa, Kolkata and Mumbai will host the Twestival and fundraise for Concern
    • Each city has planned a different event –rock show, fundraising party, drama, cultural performances, etc. Exact details available on the city blog/Twitter account as event details become finalized
    • Over 200 people expected to participate in each event
    • More details on http://twitter.com/TwestivalIndia
  • For more details
    • Twestival Website
    • Twestival India Blog
    • Our Twitter lifestream
    • City blogs:
      • Bangalore
      • Chennai
      • Cochin
      • Delhi
      • Goa
      • Kolkata
      • Mumbai
  • Twestival India Tweet. Meet. Give We are actively seeking sponsors and volunteers. If you are interested, contact the Regional Coordinator at vaijayanthi@gmail.com