Helping Children Succeed is the charitable arm of Sitara Collections. You can feel even better about your purchase because Sitara Collections is dedicated to giving back to the region that’s given the world so much beauty. First, we contract with highly skilled Indian artisans who are paid fairly for their remarkable designs. Secondly, we donate a portion of our net proceeds to the Helping Children Succeed Foundation, which is currently supporting the SVV School in rural India.  It’s our way of putting a little love and equality into every purchase.

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Enjoy Reading? Read the book, "Work High, Sleep Low", and learn the story behind the Making of our SVV School in India.

Vinay Singh is our Founder's husband, and he has built the Shiksha Vikas Vidyalaya school in his ancestral village of Chanchli, India.  The goal of the school is to impart free education to primary school children, in the form of an after-school program.  All proceeds from the sale of the book directly funds the school. Capt. M.S. Kohli, the leader of the first successful Indian expedition to Everest, has written the forward. If you're wondering about the title of the book - it refers to a pattern of training used in mountaineering. 

The book is available on


All proceeds from the sale of the book go to support the SVV School.

Make a Donation!  

100% of all donations go towards the SVV School in India.  

To make a donation, please make a check out to Helping Children Succeed and mail to:

Helping Children Succeed, 37 Marie Lane, Elkton, MD 21921

The Helping Children Succeed Foundation is a US registered non-profit organization 501c3.  All donations are tax-deductible. We appreciate your donation because you are helping to make a difference.

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