Run for Lotus Petal (Dr. Nandita's ADHM run)
Dr. Nandita, an extraordinary woman of substance with a story of overcoming adversity through resilience, has been instrumental in helping Lotus petal accomplish the goal of transforming lives.
A trustee of the organisation, she has been a guiding force for the children, encouraging them to develop better mental and physical health. Dedicated to the cause of serving the underprivileged, Lotus Petal has been an integral part of her life. She and the organisation have grown together… Know more >>
Artist for Aid
Helping girl child & their mothers (Accessing sanitary pads and its proper disposal)
COVID-19 has resulted in “sanitary napkin shortage”, and that needs urgent redressal as much as any other pandemic-engendered crisis does – but are we giving it this issue due attention? Are we able to comprehend the fact that only 36% of women in India use sanitary pads and that may even reduce due to the… Know more >>
Arun is doing 30 half marathons to raise $30k for Lotus Petal kids. $30k is the money we need to buy smart devices like Tablets, refurbished laptops with data cards, that can enable Lotus Petal kids to continue their education In this COVID-19 times. These kids have come a long way, have toiled hard, against obstacles and they deserve our support.… Know more >>
₹104,091 (100%) raised
In the unprecedented times of covid-19, online education is the new normal. This makes it difficult for underprivileged children to continue with their regular school learning. However I believe that quality education shouldn’t be compromised, as it opens up future opportunities… Know more >>
₹138,650 (69%) raised
To help Lotus Petal Foundation raise funds, Arun – a California based engineer – is running a marathon a month through 2017. His target is $52,000. Every month, Arun traces his route and plans his next run. The California based engineer has vowed to run a marathon a month through 2017 and raise money for the foundation.
It started very simply. An old friend posted a call to donate to the cause of Lotus Petal Foundation, recalls Arun. They seemed like a school for economically underprivileged children in Gurugram.
A frequent donor, Arun decided to have a look at the website and liked what he saw. On a trip to India soon after, he even stopped by to visit the school with his wife and kids. Arun says, he wished he could have spent more time volunteering with the children but considering he was based out of California, he had to find another way.
He decided to run for it. Literally!