Leaders

Why Whitefield Rising Works

It was only when I sat across a sponsor at her Corporate Office and she was telling her assistant to keep the interview candidates waiting till their appointed time with a patient roll of her eyes that I realized how hard it is to find and build a good team. Though I always knew we […]




Church Building

Memorial Church a Historic Spot Fix

God knows Whitefield needs help. Therefore it may have been a wise move to have the next spot fix outside the historic Memorial Church. Dell brought an enthusiastic team out while Brigade sponsored the civil work. BESCOM ensured folks were safe and powered down the transformer(sorry if you were affected) while BBMP and BTP did […]




ITPL Gate 2. Thousands of employees use this space.

ITPL Gate 2 on Agrahara Road

ITPL Gate 2 Spot Fix When Capital One reached out to Whitefield Rising, we were delighted to be of help. It meant more citizens want to be empowered. Naturally, we suggested that they address the spots that affect them the most. They chose the Back Gate of where they work – ie ITPL.  Enthusiastic planning […]




Her view has changed ;)

RMV Wines Spot Fix

RMV Wines Spot Fix If there was ever one big transformation, this was it. This took 2 days. 2 communities and TUI. History: This was an unofficial garbage dump with official looking cement rings. Bangalore is supposedly a Bin-Free city (Garbage free would have been better), so these Cement Rings should no longer exist. This […]




Citizen Effort

Ramagondanahalli Spot Fix

Ohh, was this one ugly or what. This was right next to the bus stop. An open sewer, packs of dogs, rats and ugliness was all over. People could not even walk past and taking children along was not possible. We realized the value of fixing this when an aged lady came over the next […]




Col Handa

Nandini Spot fix

This was our very first Spot Fix and little did we know what this would do for our sense of empowerment.  This is named “Nandini” because there is a Nandini milk booth next door. It was chosen not because it was the ugliest but because it was the simplest. 1)Stakeholder Understanding – the main person here […]




Ozone Veracious Access Road Fix

Ozone, Veracious Landsdale, Chaitanya Armadale, Brigade Harmony One resident stood by and watched the transformation at the Ramagondanahalli Spot Fix. Empowered she spread the word in her community. Another resident had independently been lamenting at the state of the road. Two other communities had their own issues from the same road even though they werent […]