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Project Nanhi Kali bags two awards at TMM 2018

Project Nanhi Kali participated with much enthusiasm and gusto in the Tata Mumbai Marathon (TMM) 2018, on January 21st and bagged two awards at this edition of the event. With the support of many individuals and corporates, Project Nanhi Kali raised a whopping amount of Rs. 10,329,179 for the cause of the girl child. For this, we are especially thankful to Mr. V.S. Parthasarathy, Group CFO, Mahindra and Mahindra Limited and Group CIO, for raising Rs.7,265,379, which has helped us support 1,700 Nanhi Kalis, as well as Mahindra and Mahindra Limited which contributed Rs. 2,100,000, with more than 400 employees running for Project Nanhi Kali. Mr. Parthasarthy was recognized as a Change Icon and was awarded as one of the highest individual fund raisers at the TMM. Mahindra and Mahindra Limited received an award for being the third highest fundraising corporate.

We are also grateful to our other corporate supporters, Titan Company Limited and Black Rock Services India Private Limited, whoraised Rs. 300,000 and Rs. 500,000 respectively for Project Nanhi Kali.

The dream run witnessed all of Project Nanhi Kali’s supporters wearing yellow Nanhi Kali T-shirts, carrying placards and banners to spreadone message - #EducateTheGirlChild. A lot of runners clicked selfies with the Project Nanhi Kali Instaframesand posted it on their social media accounts.With such consistent effort of all our volunteers and participants, we are confident of putting a #MillionGirlsInSchoolvery soon and to Rise for Good.

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