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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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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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Farmer’s Market

Pesticide-free and fresh vegetables. Pomegranate and papaya. Home-made preservative-free muffins. Healthy food for vegans. Hot carrots soup. Cold lemon tea. Grocery items including rice and tea leaves. Herbal and chemical-free oil and soap. Saplings and accessories for home gardening. E-waste collection box from Saahas. All this at Farm Fresh – on Sunday 07-Sep at Forum Value Mall – […]

Munnekolala Tree-planting drive: Thank you for the enthusiastic support!

Thank you all for the smashing turn-out yesterday for the tree-planting event at Munnekolala Lake. It took a hundred+ volunteers less than two hours to set in soil 250 saplings! We are pleased by the unstinted support shown by the BBMP, whose Chief Engineer (Lakes) Shri B. V. Sateesh and Conservator of Forests, Shri Jagannatha […]