Friday, March 26, 2010

The World's Premier 10k Run for Charity.

The World’s Premier 10k Run for Charity

            Kanteerava Stadium, Bangalore - May 23, 2010

Run for a cause, run for
the elders at Omashram
Old Age Home.

This is an earnest appeal to all of you to come forward and provide meaningful support to your favourite charity - Omashram Old Age Home, Bangalore. Please get your family, friends and colleagues involved by requesting them to support your run.

Yes, registrations for Running for a Sunfeast World 10K Run has started and registration forms are available in various outlets + online registration too is possible. Please note that the latest run registration related information will always be at Please visit there for more details.

Registration charges are Rs 100/ 200/- depending on the category. And if you are running in Marathon for a cause and raising funds for a cause you believe in, it is Rs 300/-. And of course we know that you will be running for Omashram Elders. It’s just registration charge for running which goes to the organisers. Be it any cause, any organisation, please come ahead and register and show your concern for social world. Omashram Trust has been registered as a charity for this run. For updates on organisations registered and participating in run log on to

Thanks and looking forward for your valuable support to the Elders at Omashram Old Age Home.

Blessings from the Elders at Omashram.

For any help, please contact Mrs. Geeta Shankar, Managing Trustee, Omashram Trust. Phone: 9845567663

Monday, March 22, 2010

Sunfeast World 10K Marathon for Charity

Run for a cause, Run for
the Elders at Omashram Old Age Home.

The annual fund raising event - Sunfeast World 10 K Bangalore is here again.

On May 23, 2010 at Kanteerava Stadium, Bangalore
Please come forward to help your favourite charity- Omashram, to raise substantial donations during this event. Omashram needs funds for its Building Fund. The present target is Rs. 2 Crores. You can help in many ways:

*Be an iCare runner. Create your own fundraising page on the Bangalore care website, circulate the link and reach ot to more people.

*Be a Care Champion. Register as a Care Champion by committing to raise at least Rs. 1 lakh for Omashram.

*For Corporates, build your employee teams by registering your corporate teams with an upfront non-refundable payment of Rs. 1.5 lakhs. Enhance your companies image and meet your CSR obligations.

You could also participate along with other running groups for Omashram Trust during the event and support Omashram Banner. For more information, visit:

Printable version of the entry forms are available at: Hurry! The last day for submitting entry is 30th April ,2010.
Omashram Trust is a charitable trust founded in the year 2001 with the objective of providing care and succor to the old.

The trust is now into the ninth year of its existence. The past eight years have been years of struggle and considerable odds to keep this fledgling institution afloat. We have been able to continue to do this good work through the benevolence extended by kind-hearted, altruistic individuals and corporate donors alike.Omashram provides residential care with full boarding & lodging facility with medical care, nursing care to the old belonging mostly to poor & middle class (above 60 years of age) of all denominations. At present the facility is housed in three separate rented premises all located nearby in the Vijaya Bank colony, Bilekahalli, Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore South with a total capacity of 50 residents.

Blessings from the elders at Omashram
How to Donate: Amount of donation may be paid on line via:

On line donations from abroad may kindly be paid via
For more details contact Mrs. Geeta Shankar: 9845567663
Omashram Trust, 850, 5th Cross, 11th Main, Vijaya Bank Colony, Bilekahalli, Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore 560 076, INDIA. Phone: 080-26581682 Mobile:9845567663 email: