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12 Leaf and Flower Composters Installed Across Whitefield

~ Inner Wheel Club of Bangalore, IT Corridor and Rotary Bangalore, IT Corridor collaborated to install 12 Leaf Composters in Whitefield, covering 5 government schools, 2 temples, 2 parks, 2 playgrounds, and a Ward office. IWCBITC President Sushma Singh and Editor Babita Johri Saxena worked hard to get this project off the ground. Each site […]




Steel Flyover Project Scrapped – A Victory for the Common Man

Whitefield Rising welcomes Government decision to SCRAP Steel Flyover. Whitefield Rising had supported CFB campaign and our team participated in the protest organized by CFB. This is truly a victory for Civil society and a realization that if WE are together, WE can make a DIFFERENCE! Also, Thousands of Trees in Bangalore Saved ! http://indiatoday.intoday.in/…/bangalore-rs-1…/1/895051.html […]




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An apartment complex organises large zero waste event

Gopalan Grandeur in Hoodi, Bengaluru, an apartment complex of 560 flats used its Annual Day celebration to send residents a message about eco-friendly consumption and disposal practices. Many residents here are active participants in the activities of the community which has put several waste management measures in place. They have been segregating waste for the […]




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Whitefield Habba

Celebrating Karnataka Rajyotsava Come be a part of something Unique! Whitefield Habba (Community Carnival) hosted by Whitefield Rising is the first and one of its kind fun event/traditional celebration for families/communities of Whitefield and surrounding areas. A Celebration of our Karnataka Rajyotsava, our interesting residential diversity, our cultural heritage, our local enterprise and the spirit […]




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Rent-a-Shopping Bag

Rent-a-Bag project in Nallurahalli, Whitefield was inaugurated on Saturday 19th March. Jute bags (sponsored by VDB)  and cloth bags (sponsored by Intel) were distributed. All vegetable shops from Nallurahalli Junction to Casa Gopalan building were covered. A total of 1500 bags were distributed with 15+ volunteers which comprised local villagers, Whitefield Rising champions, ward committee members […]




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Hundreds of saplings planted around lake in Whitefield

In an effort to improve the city’s green cover, Tesco HSC, in partnership with Saytrees and Whitefield Rising, conducted an afforestation drive that saw 360 saplings planted near Sheelavanthakere Lake on June 12th 2015. The drive saw the involvement of volunteers from Tesco HSC, Saytrees and Whitefield Rising, besides students of Inventure Academy and Nellurhalli Government School. Participants ranged […]