Discover I in Review

Discover I has come a long way since its inception in October last year, from hosting four competitions in slums and rural areas, collaborating with our own’s school social efforts in teaching girls from underprivileged families, organizing a summer camp with the help of an NGO school — impacting over 500 children with the help of over 100 volunteers! It has also been awarded the Best Awareness Campaign under the Youth Power competition conducted by the newspaper The Global Times and also received a mention in the national daily The Times of India. Similar initiatives have even been undertaken under different names in cities like Manipal (thanks bro!) and Mumbai (thanks internet friend!). I feel proud of being a part of such an organization. Continue reading

Discover I in News!

I recently announced the inception of the Discover I foundation, an initiative by my friends and me to help underprivileged children who are good at co-curricular activities to polish their skills and showcase their talent. I’m proud to tell that Discover I has been featured in India’s leading daily Times of India (15 March 2012 Gurgaon edition – page 9). MeriNews also published an article about the initiative (another one here). Here is the clipping of the TOI article! Continue reading