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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 […]

CPR

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 […]

She moves mountains

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 […]

BESCOM MD

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 […]

Building

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 […]

Water Tank before

Water Tank at RgHalli

It is surprising how quickly a spot fix can happen. Even the planning for it! :). On Jan 25th, the TUI group chatted about the fact that it was tradition to do a Spot Fix every Republic Day. Well, Whitefield has enough spots and more than enough enthusiasts wanting to make a difference. So just […]