IMPACT STORIES

Community Engagement
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A women’s SHG stands guard against natural calamity; plants mangroves. Wins Plan India Impact Awards

After suggesting that mangroves can keep them alive, Saleha began researching to understand the mangroves surrounding her community. She wanted to learn what caused them to reduce in number.

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AstraZeneca and Plan India Create Awareness on Non-Communicable Diseases Among Lakhs of Children

Further, they roll out sessions in the community and create awareness of the harmful effects of tobacco consumption, alcohol abuse, unhealthy diet, physical inactivity, and more.

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From Rescuing Children Facing Abuse to Rehabilitating Them,CWC Lucknow Wins Plan India Impact Awards

To date, he has rescued, rehabilitated, and helped over 2000 children from abusive and toxic environments. His center in Lucknow also won the Best Child Welfare Committee (CWC) at the Plan India Impact Awards 2022

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Puducherry Anganwadi Worker Toils 33 Years For Community Development. Wins Plan India Impact Awards

For her service, she has received many laurels from local politicians and residents. Recently she was also awarded the Best Anganwadi Worker by Plan India, -. a not-for-profit organization striving to advance children’s rights and equality for girl

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Pararth Samiti: Working to Create a Society Free of Social and Economic Uncertainties

Through regular several meetings and personal contact with the families and Anganwadi workers, women get motivated to understand the importance of Anganwadi services which are mainly for women and children provided by the government.

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IListenU - A Free Listening Service by MaitriBodh Parivaar

From March 2020 till date, mainly during the pandemic period, about 508 online sessions have been carried out. Around 68% female and 32% male speakers have availed the service till date.

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Empowering rural women by providing livelihood opportunities

Right from providing them ration kits, winter clothes and other essentials to providing them training for a sustainable livelihood, they cover it all.

Community Engagement
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Kerala Women Recycles PPE Scrap into Beds and Provides Employment to Women

Lakshmi Menon is a social entrepreneur based in Kerala. and the founder of the organization - The Pure Living, noticed two major issues in this new trend. One, the PPE cloth was being used in large quantities and the cloth cuttings that were not used

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Gramein Vikesh Sewa Samiti (GVSS) : Uplifting impoverished Strata of Society

Besides the government initiatives towards poverty, some real heroes work day and night to pull up the people from the trap of poverty and dreaming to give them a healthy and happy life by providing them good foods and by educating them

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Women Leadership School: Empowering women at grassroots level

At WLS, women learn about themselves, gender equity, confidence development, engagement in local institutions such as gram sabha, gram panchayat, and school management committees, as well as community monitoring.

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Vatsalya’s ADARSH project Empowering women with knowledge and awareness

Vatsalya makes it a point to stay in regular contact with the girls with the help of technology. The girls’ group that has been created, is each provided with android phones to keep them connected with the organisation at all times via WhatsApp.

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Sampark: Empowering the Invisible Citizens of India

Sampark improves migrant workers' understanding of their rights in areas like health, education, finance, social security, and legal assistance, and helps them gain access to these benefits to better their lives.

Community Engagement
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Prayas - an endeavor to make communities better every day

Considering the migrant backgrounds of children from the programme geography, enrolment and attendance is often a challenge. Added to these are factors such as unfamiliar medium of instruction, psycho-social issues faced on the home front

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My Choices Foundation dedicated to eliminate sex trafficking in India

Through MCF’s work in communities that have high rates of trafficking or are at the risk of being trafficked, it empowers people by creating awareness about sex trafficking providing tools like Helpline to access to report instances of trafficking.

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Hand holding potential youth through to reach their optimal

Since its inception, more than 75 fellows have benefitted from the SSE ecosystem to provide solutions to pressing challenges. They have helped generate livelihoods, empower women and vulnerable sections

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United Way Mumbai and The Coca-Cola Foundation support vaccination drives across India

The Coca-Cola Foundation has partnered with United Way Mumbai to spread awareness through “Stop the Spread” project. It has three-fold approach including door-to-door health inquiries, help in vaccine registration and strengthening vaccine centre

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CFTI’s Lock Down Efforts during COVID help the Needy to Sustain Hunger

With the help of Centre For Transforming India (CFTI) COVID 19 relief project run during disturbing times of the pandemic, many desperate folks received their groceries on time. CFTI undertakes a variety of grassroot level work during emergencies.

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Empowering women to become financially independent through collective action

Pancham Mahila Swayamsiddha Bachat Gat, based in Khopoli Nagarparishad, Raigad (Maharashtra) has been working as a self-help group focussing on women empowerment, health of children and youth and drinking water interventions.

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Paritosh empowered marginalized communities with daily meals during COVID-19 crisis

What started out with a local request on his social media handle to start a community kitchen, quickly became viral and support started to pour in shape of funds, and various other means. Paritosh Pant helped the various needy from Govandi community.

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Child Welfare Committee, Kancheepuram: A safe haven for young lives

The Child Welfare Committee of Kancheepuram district of Tamil Nadu has been creating a remarkable impact on the innumerable lives of children whom they had rescued after they went missing, and supporting education, adoption and halt child marriage.

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Reuniting Children with the families to ensure holistic childhood

Miracle Foundation India bringing about sustainable change to reduce the need for childcare institutions (orphanages) and ensuring that the rights of these orphaned & vulnerable children are realized as laid by UN conventions on Rights of the Child.