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Family Puts Community First in M East ward

You can play with the hand you are dealt with or you can choose to change the game. The Ansari family in Shanti Nagar in Mumbai’s M East ward is an example. It began with two young change makers in the family. Sufiyaan and his sister Ruqaiyya who are a part of the Bal Panchayat [...]

By | 2018-05-25T11:46:25+00:00 May 21st, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Mother Trains to save up for Special Needs Child

Najmusaher came to Govandi in 2005 from Darbhanga Bihar. Najmusaher’s husband works as an embroiderer of ‘zari’ (gold brocade) on fabrics.  She has 5 children and one of them, Maviya her nine-year-old boy has issues with his hearing, response and speaking. Doctors at Nair hospital and Ali Yavar Jung, National Institute of Speech and Hearing [...]

By | 2018-05-18T09:24:04+00:00 May 18th, 2018|Blog|1 Comment

Little Humans of M-East Ward- Faizan Khan

Like most millenials, this 16 year old uses his smart phone like an extension of his body. His swiftness with taking and showing photos extends itself to gathering proof of before and after actions achieved through the Bal Panchayat.   Pulling us to the side, as if to share a secret, he starts ‘Hum hain [...]

By | 2018-05-16T11:53:00+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments