Archive | May, 2014

Kundanahalli Rising!

Read this first person account by Arvind Keerthi. Note that this fix was initiated and run by an individual that had never been to a fix before. He achieved this. What are you waiting for? Just write to spotfix@whitefieldrising.org and we will help you get started.  And yes, we consider Kundanahalli to be part of […]

may 18 gardening workshop

Kitchen Gardening the latest new trend

On May 18, 40 people came together bound by a common interest viz Gardening.  Some were experienced gardeners that were there to network, learn more  and contribute. Others were new to it all and were benefitting from getting a low down on how to get started.  The number of emails afterwards as well as the […]

LifeDream LifeSkills

Tharun along with some friends funds and runs Lifedream LifeSkills – a program (designed by IIMB profs) — three month full time boot camp (spoken english,computers n lifeskills) for women school dropouts above 18 yrs in slum/remote areas and get them jobs. Like a travelling circus they keep moving all around Bangalore. So far, its […]

Urban Planning. Can we consider it for Whitefield??

Meeting with officials from the Indian Institute of Human Settlement Some members of “Whitefield Rising” held a very interesting and constructive meeting with the officials from IIHS on 12th April 2014. Nitya told them exactly what we in Whitefield Rising wanted to know regarding urban planning, with a specific focus on the development of Whitefield […]