Continuing the series of talent shows in different children home across the country, Dastak team organized an event at SOS Village in Sargodha in October 2018.
26 October 2018: Dastak conducted a talent show for the children of SOS Village Sargodha. The purpose of these events is to create better opportunities for the children and to break the isolation by providing them a platform to showcase their talent and creativity. It boosts their confidence and self esteem and growth of their personalities. It also an approach that allows these institutions to outside interaction and monitoring.
Dastak team was welcomed by the Director of SOS Sargodha, Ms. Kishwer Durdana. She thanked Dastak team for visiting and conducting such an activity for the children.
The talent show was divided into three segments including painting, singing and dancing competitions. The age group of the children was 6-14 years. The talent show started with signing competition. Total 11 children participated in the singing competition, 8 in dance competition and 20 in painting competition. The children were very confident and performed really well in all the activities. The theme of the painting competition was “Clean Pakistan” focusing on cleaner and better environment. Ms. Sameen, Program coordinator, Dastak told the children about the importance of planting trees and making the environment safe. The children made very interesting paintings. In the end gifts were distributed among the children who performed really well.