Promoting Technology, Encouraging Youth!

Shifting to environmental friendly methods to save the earth is the need of the hour. Developing eco-friendly methods, conserving bio-diversity are some of the things which should be started now or it will be too late. SRISTI (Society for Research and Initiatives for Sustainable Technologies and Institutions) is one such organization that has been set…

Sneha – Society for Nutrition, Education and Health Action

The strength of a country’s tomorrow lies in the health of the country today. If you’d read the tab on “The Sneha story” on their website, the first name which will strike is that of Dr. Amida Fernandez. Dr. Amida has spent a lot of time looking after premature and underweight kids. A major reason…

Fighting Tuberculosis, Saving Lives!

Tuberculosis, the deadliest communicable disease, has killed over a million people to date. Although the government has taken steps to spread awareness about the disease and is also providing free treatment, Tuberculosis is maintaining a deadly presence and has become the primary health concern. How can a disease be stronger than the Human resolve? The…

Voice Of Men

There are clear-cut demarcations between men and women in our society. The notion that only women are a victim of patriarchal society is largely an accepted one. But sometimes men too have to bear the shackles. Unfortunately, there are not enough laws in the Indian constitution that protect the rights of men. These binaries of…

DIGITAL GREEN

India is an agrarian economy and to boost Indian economy, the agricultural sector needs to be revolutionized. With this sole aim, an NGO – Digital Green – is now reaching out to over 6,000 villages through this organization and working to improve the lives of thousands of farmers. Digital Green enables farmers and villagers residing in…

Maitri- Identity, Dignity, Respect!

Serving as a benevolent friend to the not so well-off in the ever so competitive world, MAITRI, an NGO, works hard to uplift the lives of the underprivileged, introducing a new leash in their lives. Actively working since 2005, MAITRI has helped over 45,000 individuals by providing an access to the basic amenities crucial for…

Deepalaya – Enabling Self-reliance

How much does it take to say a line “Every child deserves a chance?”, one breath maybe. And how much does it take to work on the line “Every child deserves a chance?”, answer is a lifetime indeed. This week MASH Project felicitates the efforts of Mr. T. K. Mathew, Mr. Y. Chackochan and Mr….

People for Parity

“Is your life free of gender- based violence?” is the first question they ask you. ‘People for Parity’ is a Gender- Based Violence prevention initiative working to countermand gender inequality that is prevalent in the society. A conversation with them gave us an insight into their working system and their role in cleaning gender disparity…

Asha for Education – Bringing Hope Through Education

“Education dispels the darkness and brings a new hope in life.” Following these golden words, ASHA, an NGO,  that strives hard to impart selfless education to a multitude of poor little ones for more than two decades. The summer of 1991 was where it all began. A few like-minded students, together at the University of Berkeley,…