To grow a child’s mind, you must plant a seed!

Planting a tree with your children can mean so much more than just adding an attractive feature to your garden – it’s an opportunity to ‘put something back’ into the environment and encourage birds, insects and other creatures into the habitat. Teaching kids about trees don’t mean training them to memorize random facts. But partContinue reading “To grow a child’s mind, you must plant a seed!”

Impact on the society when NGOs ( like UPAY ) make an effort.

– Antara Nandy, Student, Symbiosis Centre for Media & Communication (SCMC), Pune We cannot disagree with the fact that lifestyle today has become far too work-centric ; so much so that we hardly have any time to see beyond our daily routines. Also with the onset of urbanization, one might even wonder whether there isContinue reading “Impact on the society when NGOs ( like UPAY ) make an effort.”

UPAY Writing Contest – Runner Up 2

Theme: Role of NGO in education and Betterment of an underprivileged’s life Second Runner Up: Kritika Kedia Before we discuss about the role of NGO in education let’s us first understand what is education and why is it needed. Education to me is awareness. It is a process through which one knows more about selfContinue reading “UPAY Writing Contest – Runner Up 2”

Not all heroes wear capes

“ Full time is difficult due to commitments to our job but UPAY has every second of the rest of my time “ That is one of the answers, resolute and full of grit, that we received on asking volunteers of UPAY if they would consider teaching full time, instead of volunteering. The concept ofContinue reading “Not all heroes wear capes”

From Thought to Action: Launching a new center in Gurgaon

“One small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind” There can be nothing worse for UPAY than discontinuation of a functional center. As the slums of Sec-51 were cleared by urban development authorities, our beloved center ceased to exist overnight as the students had to migrate. Setting the context. My journey with UPAYContinue reading “From Thought to Action: Launching a new center in Gurgaon”