We aim to bring CSOs, Individuals, Societies Together
Inspired by the banyan
- Indrani Bharadwaj
The emergence of marathons has been a game changer in the developmental sector. While running was earlier considered only an athletic event, in the recent years India has seen the birth of a new concept “Running to make a Difference.” Since its inception in 2008, the TCS World 10K Run has brought in visibility and funds to a large number of NGOs. By taking part in the run every individual has contributed massively to the various causes supported by the NGOs
Education is one of the most supported causes in our country. Even today, India’s literacy rate is 10% lesser ...
- India Cares
Our conversation with the most youthful NGO of TCS W10K 2013. in conversation with U&I.
How did you go about raising funds last year?
We approached a lot of individuals from the Corporate to run for us. We also did a sign-up campaign for the run and we used social media channels like Facebook and Youtube where we made a small preview video for the run before the event had started.
How helpful has that funds been to the organization and the beneficiaries?
The funds have helped the organization to give more services to the beneficiaries, also ...
- Shreedhar, SPARSH Hospital
It is always an amazing feeling to be participating in the TCS W10K Bangalore. This is the 3rd successive year I have participated in the 5.7KM Majja Run and believe me every year is a unique experience.
Running midst thousands of enthusiastic sports loving people, being flagged off by International and Domestic celebrities, having people cheering you as you run past them, wearing colorful dresses with carefully chosen slogans, etc. gives you the extra kick and energy. It makes you feel much younger to whatever age group you belong to.
Let us not forget, we are all running for a cause - to ...