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Little Feet, Big Strides!

KEEKLI is a vision for a better tomorrow. The webzine and the monthly bilingual newspaper that started with a simple aim of providing a platform to the children of Shimla to showcase their talent, has progressed by leaps and bounds in a span of only three years.

Keekli is a promise that is made for the upliftment of education, health and social welfare. Keeping in tow with this tradition, KEEKLI CHARITABLE TRUST has been established with the aim of working towards the education of children in the city and contributing towards other sectors such as public health, women empowerment and social welfare schemes.

We hope to set up medical camps for the needy and contribute maximum towards the two main sectors that ensure progress — education and health. The TRUST aims at bringing parity to these sectors so that the best is reaped by all individuals in the state. A beginning has been made and we hope to build on with your support.

Steering our efforts and walking a mile with us is an incredible team. From professional to homemakers, our team believes that by transforming the lives of children, you can change a family, which can change the community and ultimately the world. We provide exposure and opportunities to children from all walks life to hone their latent talent… . Read on


KEEKLI’s Story Writing Competition — WIN & GET PUBLISHED!

As you all know KEEKLI comes out with innovative ideas to fuel children’s imagination and creativity.  This time we bring you a Story Writing Competition and winners get a chance to be Published Authors.  We will print Top 51 Short Stories to bring out a book, which will be BY THE CHILDREN & FOR THE CHILDREN.


Dr Purnima Chauhan IAS, shares how this competition can give wings to your creativity.


Donate Blood Save Lives

Keekli Charitable Trust organizes Blood Donation Camp on 10th April, 2021, The Ridge, Shimla. A call for social duty, even during these trying times, an effort should be made to save lives by donating blood.


KEEKLI Presents Poetry; Story Writing; Drawing; Fancy Dress Competition – 2020

Keekli Charitable Trust is organizing an ONLINE Poetry; Story Writing; Drawing; Fancy Dress Competition – 2020, sponsored by Sh. JR Nanda and Smt. Pramila Nanda, from 1st to 30th September.

Period:            Submission date from 1st to 30th September, 2020.
Venue:             From the comfort of their homes.
Participation:  Students from Classes 2 to 12 for Poetry; Story Writing; Drawing (Class wise topics given in the Flyer)
Students from Kindergarten to Class IV for Fancy Dress Competition (Class wise topics given in the Flyer)

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The idea behind this competition is to promote creativity, while giving them an open forum to showcase their talent, as well as an incentive of winning a Cash Award. It is an Open Event — any number of participants from any State are welcome.


KEEKLI DOODLE ART FEST Powered by Jagjit Rai Nanda Sir 

Shimla’s 1st Children’s Drawing Festival

Date & Time: 24th & 25th August, 2019 (Saturday & Sunday); from 9 am to 3 pm
Venue: Loreto Convent Tara Hall, Kaithu, Shimla
Participation: Students from Classes 1 to 12 / College Student & Adults
Payment: Rs. 350 per child / Rs. 500 per adult (for Two-Days; includes Art-Kit & refreshments)

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For an event of this magnitute, support from well-wishers is the key to success. We are thankful to our SPONSORS who have partnered with us — SJVNL, Shimla; Sood Sabha Shimla; Himachal Academy of Arts, Culture & Languages; Sakura & HobbyCraft, New Delhi; All India Artists Association (AIAA); Tenzing Hospital; Uday Advertisers; Media Partners — City Channel Shimla & BigFM.

Contact: [email protected]; 9817095985 / 9816339449 / 9218621796