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Irving resident Jayashree Krishnan is an artist, baker and part-time educator who is using her passions to help communities around the world.

Krishnan’s fundraising experience runs the gamut — and she’s just getting started.

She has donated her hair to the Children with Hair Loss nonprofit based in Michigan; sold handmade jewelry and crafts to raise money for the Dallas TKG Academy, which is a private school based in Indian spiritual education; and held a virtual baking class to raise money for a school in India that teaches children with disabilities.

Her most recent fundraiser was a multicultural craft workshop for Soulfree, a rehabilitation center in India that provides housing, assistance and advocacy for people with spinal cord injuries. After teaching two art workshops and receiving donations from family and friends, she raised $1,400, which translates into about 111,163 rupees.

“I’m glad I was able to do something,” Krishnan said. Soulfree “is trying to create an awareness to the public, so people can get to know more about these kinds of disabilities.”

Read the full story at Dallas Morning News.

 
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