Water Conservation Campaign on World Water Day 22 March, 2016 In order to sensitise citizens to the alarming water crisis in Maharashtra and promote crucial water conservation practices, SIF conducted a campaign on SNDT University campus, Churchgate, on World Water Day. A series of events – an exhibition, essay & poetry competition, skit, human chain…Details
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…Details
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…Details
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…Details
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.…Details
It’s that time of the year to bring home our favourite God, Lord Ganesha to our homes! Sanskar India Foundation ( SIF) has been working at a feverish pace all through August and in September to ensure that children from around 115 Mumbai schools and colleges get to take home their self crafted, eco-friendly Ganeshas…Details
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…Details
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.…Details
On 22nd April, 2015 SIF paid a fitting tribute to Mother Earth by conducting a tree plantation drive across 4 city schools – Army School, Navy Children’s School, Sankalp School and Kendriya Vidhyala 3.
Children from these schools enthusiastically planted 20 saplings and pledged to take care of them.
SIF supported the Mumbai Traffic Police in spreading awareness on traffic rules during the Road Safety Fortnight in January, 2015. Dedicated to empowering kids with the right knowledge to instil responsibility, SIF educated kids from over 100 schools on traffic rules and road safety measures. Young citizens from 35 schools came out on the streets…Details
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…Details
Not limiting itself to children, SIF’s citywide campaign against fire-crackers involving skits, signature campaigns, rallies, human chains, posters and talks had a resounding success, with youth and adults joining kids in the effort towards a cracker free Diwali. The highlight of the campaign was the partnering of SIF with students of 12 city colleges for…Details