Swachh Bharat Abhyaan
Self Esteem Foundation (SEFD) & MBA Foundation (MBAF) Conducted two events pertaining to “International Day For People With Disabilities”, keeping in line with the UN Theme for 2017 – “Transformation towards Sustainable and Resilient Society for All”. The main principle of this theme is to ‘Leave No One Behind’ and empower all with disabilities to be active contributors to the Society . The Mission of Our Prime Minister “Swachh Bharat Abhyaan”– was taken as a theme for this year’s Program.
3rd December 2017, early Sunday morning found the Sanghursh Nagar Slum Redeveloped Buildings in Powai, getting up to a loud and enthusiastic laughter session from the Nisarg Swasthya Sansthan… this was part of the waking up call for the residents there towards Swachh Bharat Abhyaan, in their own neighborhood.
MBAF and SEFD, organizations working in the field of rehabilitation and occupation for people with different disabilities arranged this program with support from Nisarg Foundation, who are in the field of educating people in keeping surrounding areas clean and green.
Starting with one’s own good health through exercise and laughter, the program advanced to a rally through the designated community area with disabled people carrying placards with slogans and others with gloves and garbage bags, doing the cleaning all the way. There were around 275 participants including the Sanghursh Nagar residents, volunteers from Nisarg Foundation, SM Shetty School, Chandrabhan Sharma College, PRATHAM members, our trainees, staff and Trustees taking part in this event.
An awareness talk on the importance of clean surroundings followed the rally.
After this, Yati Social Foundation demonstrated the Waste Decompose usage and how the wet garbage can be turned into Manure; MBA Foundation donated Pots from Yati Foundation to 2 buildings to initiate Wet Waste Management.
The refreshments sponsored by Renaissance and J W Marriott helped the participants to relax.
LOCATION: pawai, Mumbai-400072
VENUE: 10J-1 vanrai S.R.A.co-operative housing society, chandivali farm road, sangharsh nagar, chandivali, pawai,Mumbai-400072
START DATE: December 03rd, 2017
END DATE: December 07th, 2017