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Environment Day Volunteering
Through our Active Citizenship initiative, we create simple opportunities for people to start volunteering through simple engagements created around popular days of civic importance..
Some of the activities with active participation from our volunteers are as follows:
- On Republic Day
Introduction to our Fundamental Rights : a role play educative session for children (blog link)
- On Valentine’s Day
Celebrating our love for the elderly (Blog link)
- Women Empowerment
- Celebrating women achievers in the social sector.
- Promoting women empowerment through role plays and nukkad natak.
- Workshops on self-defence.
- Good Deeds Day
- Swach Bharat : Promoting cleanliness and partaking in clean up activities.
- Healthy Bharat : Juice distribution, water dispensers.
#WithGratitude Thank You to people who we usually don’t pause for to express gratitude for their service (Blog link)
Upcoming Active Citizenship Projects
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