Eco Friendly Holi, Dry Holi workshops

Workshops were conducted in over 150 Mumbai schools to sensitise kids both  to the dangers of chemical colours as well as the urgent need to conserve water.  Seeing  easy methods of preparation of safe, natural colours from kitchen ingredients and flowers, they enjoyed creating their own hues and pledged to celebrate an Eco-friendly and DRY…

Traffic Safety Campaign

In support of the Traffic Safety Week declared by the police, SIF conducted an awareness campaign across 140 Mumbai schools in 3 languages. Children were educated on the importance of simple traffic habits in order to prevent accidents. Armed with banners, posters and slogans prepared by them, these young ambassadors then came out on the…

Eco-friendly Diwali Workshops and Rally

A month long massive campaign for an eco-friendly Diwali conducted by SIF across 150 schools and centres culminated with an event on 6th Nov on Marine Drive. Around 250 children from Navy Children’s School, Army Public School and Alexander School marched on Marine Drive holding colourful posters and placards with effective messages against firecrackers. Playing…

Beach Clean-up

Promoting responsible celebration of festivals through its programmes for schools and community, SIF ensures that its efforts go beyond just awareness and education. Translating the education into action, we organised a Beach Clean Up on 28th Sept 2015, a day after Ganpati Visarjan to clear the beach of debris strewn at the time of immersion.…

Eco-Friendly Rakhi drive

Through July and August 2015, SIF has been conducting workshops on preparation of Eco-friendly Rakhis in 115 schools of Mumbai. Inculcating the importance of the 3 R principle of waste management, this fun activity gives kids an opportunity to explore their creativity while promoting environment responsibility at a young age. Over 7000 kids will be…

Exhibitions – Save the Environment

Hundreds of kids from ‘Sanskar’ schools showcased their environmental learning to spread the message to other kids. Teachings from the programme were translated by kids, from Cama Road, D N Nagar and Sanyas Ashram Municipal schools, into educational models, posters, games and innovative activities to educate others and enlist them for the cause as well.…

Expanding horizons: Training the Trainers

Programme Duration: June – November, 2014 What better way to ensure expansion of our programme than to train the very people who influence our children everyday – with this view SIF partnered with BTTC (Bombay teachers training College) to train a class of under training teachers to conduct “Sanskar,” our environmental programme for schools. As…