CASnival – Where creativity, activity, and service meets fun
School carnivals/fundraisers are a hit with students and parents alike. This works as hitting two targets with one arrow. On the one hand, it helps the underprivileged and on the other hand, it helps develop the nature of kindness and compassion in kids.
Keeping this in mind, CAS department of Oakridge, also one of the best international schools in Hyderabad hosted another exciting and fun-filled carnival/fundraiser event of, CASnival on 23rd February 2019 at its Newton campus, Gachibowli. To support the good cause, Indian Film Actors Navdeep Pallapolu and Lakshmi Manchu, Mrs. India Shilpa Reddy encouraged the audience to join the event and help to raise funds for a good cause. The objective of this event is to raise funds to improve infrastructure for underprivileged schools. The CAS team proudly welcomed Shilpa Reddy, Mrs. India, as the chief guest. She was quite impressed with the stalls and the arrangements. The air of excitement and thrill was running all around.
CASnival 2019 turned into a gala event that featured many different fundraising activities all in one setting. A huge crowd of people of all ages visited and had a great time. The major attraction of the event was the variety of animals that the visitors could pet as well as buy. Little children could not contain their excitement on seeing the pony that was there for them to pet as well as the little puppies that they could adopt. This apart there were many entrepreneurs from various fields were invited to set up their stalls as part of the event. The entrepreneurs catered to every need of the guests while the volunteers from the CAS department helped them.
To further entertain the crowd, a cultural event was planned which involved solo singing, choir, dance etc. To top it all, a flash mob performed for the crowd. All in all, the event witnessed intriguing games, exciting prizes, delicious snacks, and lots of fun-filled activities at a ticket cost of only Rs. 250 (Entrance only). All money earned here will be used by the CAS department for activities that will be better the society in some way. It was a joyful and a very exciting event that concluded successfully for a very noble cause.
CASnival 2019 was a day to remember!