The Essence of Gyaan Daan!

On the 6th of October, 2018, Saturday, MASH had an event to celebrate 10 years of Daan Utsav. The event namely Gyaan Daan was held at 91 Springboard, Jhandewalan. The core spirit of Daan Utsav which is ‘giving’ was floating in the breeze at the venue when the speakers were called to give a ‘daan’…

MASH MIXER #34: IN THE SPIRITS OF VOLUNTEERING

MASH Project has it’s own way of celebrating the spirit of Joy of giving. All of us could sense it in the air while we were at 91Springboard on October 6, 2018 for a MASH Mixer to celebrate the spirit of volunteering. Every year, We celebrate Daan Utsav by encouraging volunteerism and providing more opportunities…

Inspiring the next generation of learners – Part 2

19% of India’s population is between 15 and 24 years of age; that is a staggering 23.75 crore young people. Close to half of them do not even complete high school, and 49.6 million of them are unemployed and waiting to enter the world of work. The inability to source decent employment opportunities deteriorates the…

Inspiring the next generation of learners – Part 1

Education is the foundation stone for a brighter tomorrow. It is learning that has facilitates growth and builds pathways for future success. However, a nation-wide survey from leading non-profit organisation, Pratham revealed that 40% of children in India drop out of schools by the age of 12. In India, 250 million children suffer due to…

Fields of Change: Innovative Agripreneurs Reinventing Farming Methods in India

Innovative Agripreneurs reinventing farming methods in Indi Every year, the agriculture sector makes a notable contribution to the Indian economy. According to the Agricultural Statistics Wing, over 70% of the rural households depend on agriculture along with fisheries and forestry as their main source of income. Yet the agrarian set-up of the country is not…

The new workforce – Building pathways for inclusive employment

India’s 2011 census reported that 27 million people — about 2 per cent of the population — were disabled. Probably an underestimate, noting that the World Bank estimates the global rate of disability at 15 per cent. Yet, the country is a difficult place for persons with disability to work. There are limited educational and…

When we extend the #MashFamily !

It was time to welcome all the new Mashkots in the MASH family so Mash project organised an  Orientation session on Saturday, September 15, 2018. The orientation started with everyone introducing themselves to the whole team. But wait, it wasn’t a regular boring introduction round because it had the unique touch being an activity at…

Celebrating the efforts of youth!

In order to bring about a change, one should create impact within our communities, societies and ourselves as individuals. Youth in India is a dynamic force which is a huge reservoir of energy and ideas which lead to remarkable changes. These changes not only help them to harness their skills but also allows them to…

MASH Mixer: A Meet-up with a Purpose

“Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships” -Michael Jordan. It is often said that Great minds have a purpose and that is the difference between excellence and mediocrity. MASH Project has always aimed at creating leaders, future change-makers, but most importantly, creating noble citizens with a meaningful purpose. MASH has been bringing together…