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Category Archive: Achievement, STREE, Women

“Driving autorickshaw is my passion’- Sangeeta Takalkar

By: Meena R. Prashant Draped in a Saree with a tailored khaki jacket, driving an auto rickshaw with confidence and élan, Sangeeta Takalkar, is one of the few women autorickshaw drivers of Navi...

‘Metta’- Foot Reflexology Centre run by the visually impaired

By: Varda Sharma There is calmness and serenity with light music playing at the backdrop. Lying on the back, a person experiences a total bliss as a pair of experienced hands weaves magic with their...

Mary Kom clinches Gold; defeats Kristina O’Hara by 5-0

The Indian sportspersons are continuing to weave magic at the ongoing Commonwealth Games. Boxer MC Mary Kom added one more Gold in the tally of medals for India after defeating Northern...

The essence of womanhood

By: Laxmi Nair Over the years, and increasingly over the last decade, a lot has been written about women- Empowerment stories, sob stories, cruelty meted out against her stories; her success and her...

HEART Foundation launches ‘Support Group for Care Givers’ of dependent individuals

SNN:- With an aim to provide support, encouragement, guide and a shoulder to lean onto, HEART Foundation, NGO from Navi Mumbai (which runs STREE as well) has launched a ‘Support Group for Care...

Working tirelessly for the strays

By: Meena R Prashant “Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.” ― Anatole France And indeed this is exactly what Hannah Rohini Joseph deeply feels...

Age is no bar for pursuing passion

By: Meena R Prashant The warm and bright smile with which I was greeted by Neelam Hemrajani at her home in Vashi, Navi Mumbai was only a small reflection of her inner beauty. As my eyes gaze around...

La Casa-The second home for special children

By Meena Prashant The brightly painted three-bedroom apartment in Belapur, Navi Mumbai has become a second home for special children and underprivileged kids from nearby area. ‘La Casa-The school...

Help fulfill someone’s dream of getting bridal lehenga by donating chunnis

By: Meena R Prashant “I do not think about life, my struggle is to get one square meal a day. I have no idea how I will fund my daughter’s wedding. I have no steady source of income and the worry...

‘Kharghar Bhushan’ award for Ms. Pratibha Singh for her role in education

Ms Pratibha Singh, director of IMTTI and principal of “I Play I Learn”, Kharghar has been awarded Kharghar Bhushan award for her role in education sector. The award was conferred upon her by Shri...