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Thubarahalli gets a fix

When we got the first note from a resident of the community called Regent Place reg his interest in improving the area around him, we just requested he fill out a simple template. From there started a journey where we verified whose land the space he was talking to was, what improvements could be done, […]

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CPR : A skill for life

You don’t need to be a doctor to perform this life saving technique. Paula McLean, a Whitefield resident spent time this Sunday morning with 10 keen learners to train `Hands Only’ CPR technique. The session was concise, informativ e, practical and hands on. Many such sessions are being planned for the benefit of residents. What is […]

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Women Rule

You know you have a good thing going when with less than 48 hours of notice or preparation, 25 people show up at 8:00 am on a saturday morning to do something that will give them no personal benefit. They toss in their anonymous Rs 100 or more, roll their sleeves up and get started […]

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What to do in an Emergency

CPR Training Session conducted at Renaissance Jagriti Club House on 23Feb2014 Duration of the course: 3+  hours (10:15 AM – 1:30 PM) Trainer: Dr.Nithya from Nightingales Lifesaving Services Number of Attendees: 24   Cardio Pulmonary Resurrection is a procedure to be administered on any person who is lying unconscious and who does not have a pulse. This […]

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Whitefield Inner Circle gets a Makeover

 When Shailaja saw that the problem at the Memorial Church Spot Fix was not fully resolved, she put on her detective hat and went looking for the source. In that search, she found a gem of a community around the Whitefield Inner Circle Park and quickly made friends. Whitefield’s only park and originally conceived by […]

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Opposite of Love is?

The Opposite of Love is not Hate, but Indifference. History is full of evidence of such mass Indifference Martin Luther King famously said “Our lives begin and end, the day we become silent about things that matter”. 6 million jews died when the world knew. Read this moving moving speech. (MUST READ) Whitefield Rising is nothing […]

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Mr Pandey, MD of BESCOM is cool

We were pleasantly delighted to have Mr Pandey visit us in Whitefield with his team from BESCOM so he could see firsthand the issues we face here. Our Champion Anu orchestrated the event but not without having done weeks worth of homework. Walking the stretch, taking pictures, documenting the issues, visiting BESCOM, making hundreds of […]

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Neighbor lets sewage onto street

For over a year, this building has been letting its sewage into the Storm Drain on the Whitefield Main road. Its occupants (Commercial tenants) didn’t really know about it. Unfortunately, the storm drain which is supposed to end in the Lake, ended abruptly on the main road. So all its contents suddenly spilt out onto […]

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Gopi’s Trees

It was an unusual email. “Dear Sir,, today you people cleaned plastics and waste material in and around the Whitefield church. it’s really wonderful job sir, our requirement as follows: * 12 trees for gandhipuram * 15 trees for vijayanagar, * we need badami trees (it will grow very fast and it will not do […]