Earned one more smile… Isn’t it beautiful one… (Volunteer Experience)

It all started when I was coming from office. Cab drop point is around one km away. As usual I was walking towards home with earphones plugged in… suddenly realized someone behind me.. was calling me… I turned off music… one skinny lady, with sac of recyclable material picked up from garbage on road, was […]

Inspiring Story of Volunteers from Hyderabad

Bhanu Chander works as a STEM trainer for a Robotics company in Hyderabad. He and few of his friends wanted to help children in nearby slums get education. They visited the slums and interacted with parents and kids to understand reasons for children not attending schools. Apart from financial constraints, it was also observed that […]

Education Makes The Difference!

Every day, thousands of people from several states and villages in India migrate to the city of Pune in search of employment. With the industrial and infrastructural development, Pune keeps attracting people with various backgrounds – from young to old, from unskilled labourers to skilled professionals. The visible differentiating factor among all the migrants is […]

Every Child Counts – Bengaluru Pilot

Bengaluru continues to see significant construction activity. A vast majority of these construction workers are migrant labourers.  Education of their children poses a challenge. Only a small percentage of the children of migrant labourers attend school, the rest remains out of school because of various reasons, they need to stay at home to take care […]

Setting An Example of Volunteering

This is the story of a dedicated and concerned volunteer working with Door Step School children in Pune. Sharmishtha Deshpande from Wipro started volunteering from June 2015 at construction sites and brick kilns in Kondhwa area. She was teaching a group of around 15 children between 6 and 13 years of age. Many of the […]

Art Session for DSS Children – Vibha Volunteers’ Initiative

Vibha, Pune​ volunteers conducted a session with Door Step School​ Site at Balewadi to introduce kids with Warli painting. Most of the kids used brush and colors first time and the results were magical! Thanks to the awesome team Khushboo Bali, Shraddha Trivedi​ Gajbar, Mangal Pandey, Nav Kush, Ankita, and Swati. Thanks to Kanika Gupta […]

Together we can work for a better tomorrow…

Independence Day Celebration at Bodakewadi Labour camp, Maan road “This independence day, with a little nudge from a friend of mine, I stepped out early morning to celebrate this special day at a construction site with the children there. These children are beneficiaries of our “Every Child Counts” campaign that we run along with Door […]

Independence Day Celebration at DSS Blueridge Construction Site Class

“It was an awesome experience celebrating the 69th year of our Independence with the children at DSS – Blueridge Construction Site Class. Everyone was very excited, especially the children and teachers, as they were unaware of our celebration plans. We had all arrived at the site at 9:30 am sharp. It all started from singing […]