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Whitefield, Ready for Football?

Whitefield Ready supported schools thrive thanks to Football and Just for Kicks! The Just for Kicks (JFK) organization was founded in 2011, working with schools across India in Pune, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Bengaluru, and Dharwad. They first started work in Bengaluru three years ago. Their mission is multi-fold, as it aims to develop the student’s […]

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Breakfast at Samriddhi Trust’s Bridge School

Samriddhi Charitable Trust runs our Bridge School at Nellurahalli. You may recollect the magical way that it was started and how successfully it is running for the last 2 years. Here is yet another initiative that was highlighted to us by Mom Bannerjee of Samriddhi. Read the below in her own words. “Few Residents of […]

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Whitefield Rising Eco Santhe

There are a lot of problems in our society that we cannot solve, from poverty to hunger, from child trafficking to illiteracy. However the wonderful Eco Santhe organised by Whitefield Rising showed us that there is still hope to solve these problems at the community level. We as individuals can take action and help our society […]

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Waste Warrior School

A responsibly managed sports event at Inventure Academy with no generation of non recyclable disposables Almost 300kg wet waste generated comprising of food, tissues, paper liners and biodegradable cutlery were managed inside the school premises by putting them for composting in a pit. This has saved a huge carbon print involved if the waste was […]

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Skills program for economically disadvantaged youth of Whitefield/Mahadevapura

To provide employment to the low-income youth of our area, Whitefield Rising is facilitating 100% scholarship-based skills-development program in partnership with established NGOs in the skills sector who we plan to bring to our area every few months, in rotation. First up, we plan to bring The Nudge Foundation, which is supported by Nandan Nilekani […]