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Aankhon mein sapna, Sapno mein asha, Asha hai zindagi!! – Stories of Change 4

SAPNA I sit across from Sapna as she gushes with happiness about her recent wedding, so when she tells me that she still lives with her parents and not with her husband, I feel puzzled but soon I discover that even though her parents have got her married, they are certain that the young couple […]

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DREAMS – Personal, Precious and Priceless!! – Stories of Change 3

Sanjay Yadav Sanjay Yadav, a young, vibrant, confident 26 year old walked into the ETASHA office, and while all the adjectives I have used above best describe my first impression of him, this impression is incomplete, because what now strikes me most about Sanjay, is not any of this but instead a trait that I doubt […]

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Article In Empowering Times

Our Article In Empowering Times, Must Read Empowering Times July 2011-orginal

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Shades of our Work

Dear Friends of ETASHA, A picture often conveys more than words and so we here at ETASHA Society over the next 10 weeks will bring you various aspects of our work in the form of pictures. Today we start with photos of our community mobilisation work in action. Community mobilisation is  the first  step in raising awareness in our […]

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Being Bold, Being Grand, Being Free – Gaurav Pratap – Stories of Change 2

I stand in a narrow lane in Jaitpur Extension, New Delhi looking around when I see a tall, well dressed boy walk towards me; he walks with an air of confidence and I know straight away that he is the person I have come to meet. He is Gaurav Pratap. Filled with enthusiasm he guides […]

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Three’s a Jolly Good Fellow… Reflecting on 3 years with ETASHA: Parul Mehra

Celebrating completing 3 yrs in Etasha!! Seems like I have been here longer but the memories are as crisp as Kurkure……What made me decide to join ETASHA was Dinesh’s speech at a certificate ceremony in 2008; he spoke with so much sincerity and honesty about how ETASH had helped him with his anger among other […]

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ETASHA Growing

More programs at ITI Gurgaon, new programs at ITI Rohtak, our Barclays Shared Services program in place in NOIDA and in Sangam Vihar and Tigri, in addition to more programs at our own CDC in Madanpur Khadar has led to  some GREAT new additions to the ETASHA family. From January to June we have had six new […]

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Time to Give

Two of ETASHA’s volunteers explain why they decided to volunteer and what they get from the experience. For many people simply going to work every day is bad enough, but the idea of going to work  for no pay  doesn’t even bear thinking about. But there are those who do just that. ETASHA benefits  from the skills, […]

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Project Vayu a flying Success in Rohtak

120 trainees joined first Rohtak batch in February 120 new trainees start this Monday, 4th July Project Vayu, ETASHA’s set of programs for students of government ITIs sponsored by Maruti, will enter its third exciting stage on Monday when another 120  trainees at  ITI Rohtak begin the SPEC (Spoken English with Confidence) program on 4th July. Following on […]

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Banking on the Future

Punjab National Bank’s donation of 5 computers to ETASHA increases the rate of investment in our capital’s young assets. Representatives from PNB PRERNA donated 5 computers to ETASHA during a ceremony to mark the occasion in May. The much needed equipment is already being put to use at our Career Development Centre in Madanpur Khadar, replacing […]

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