upcycled gifts

Eco Friendly Birthday Parties

When you see the love pouring forth from parents to their children expressed in birthday parties some do wonder about the impact to the environment those shiny gift wraps, decorations and  more do. So the below was a most refreshing email! Malovika writes>>> What can one do for a birthday party with paper roll tubes, […]

stop street harassment

Girls beware near Kundanahalli Gate Bus Stop

This came in from a girl that was affected! And how lovely to see that she took the trouble to document this and share. Thats the spirit of a real citizen! >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> FOR (GIRLS) RESIDING IN AND AROUND KUNDALAHALLI GATE ,BANGALORE : ************************************************************************************** BE AWARE !!!!STAY GUARDED and next time please take a look around […]

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 […]

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 […]

Water and Sustainability – Obscure? Technical? Overwhelming?

As a common citizen with no technical background in water and environmental sustainability areas – how was I to understand, digest and further take action on the huge and overwhelming problems surrounding us? All these BIG problems related to Water and Sustainability! Water and it’s related problems are ubiquitous. Water is all around usand yet, […]