Archive for the ‘Enviro Reach’ Category

Green Champions Award Winners

Green Champions Award Winners

Mrs Manju Mann (One Earth Foundation) presents the Award to Rajneesh Under the My Village, My Pride Initiative, One Earth Foundation recently acknowledged the independent efforts of 2 of our Green Champions – Rajneesh and Hritik.  The Green Champions Trophy is awarded […]

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My Village, My Pride

My Village, My Pride

  My Village, My Pride – an initiative by One Earth Foundation, aims to create and sustain a strong environmental stewardship ethic among young minds at the grassroot levels in the ecologically sensitive region of the Nilgiris (South India).  By working with […]

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Community Action by students at Nilgiris

Community Action by students at Nilgiris

Having participated in the  “Teach, inspire & motivate” community action project by One Earth Foiundation in July 2011, our 11th grade students from a leading IG / ICSE Bangalore school were back again to give a face lift to the  panchayat schools in Nilgiris.  […]

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Thank you for your support

Thank you for your support

Project Umeed One Earth foundation and young residents of Mercy Home (an orphanage), Coonoor would like to extend their heartfelt gratitude to all our friends, participating schools and students who have expressed their best wishes and come forward to lend a helping […]

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IGCSE & ICSE students on a tribal study excursion

IGCSE & ICSE students on a tribal study excursion

IGCSE and ICSE students of 9th grade from Bangalore participated in a 3 days camp to study the tribes of Nilgiris, their inter-relationships and present day livelihood challenges. One Earth Foundation set up campat Coonoor for this group of 50 enthusiastic students […]

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SUPW projects by AS level students

SUPW projects by AS level students

 One Earth Foundation organized a Socially Useful & Productive Work (SUPW) excursion to the ecologically and culturally sensitive region of Nilgiris for AS level students from Bangalore.   An enthusiastic group of 30+ students with the support of their senior teachers decided […]

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Mercy Home: a shelter for orphans & abandoned children

Mercy Home: a shelter for orphans & abandoned children

Project Umeed Mercy Home in Coonoor is a small 2 room house that provides shelter, education and most of all love and a feeling of belonging to 14 young orphans or abandoned children (ages 5 to 13).  A local independent church pastor, […]

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Well Done, Ranjeetha

Well Done, Ranjeetha

Project Umeed L. Ranjeetha, the daughter of K. Lakshmanan and resident of Kolithorai village in Nilgiris, is amongst the few Kurumbas who attempted the state boards in 2011.  Her village is over 1 hours walk from the nearest road and her high […]

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The Todas of Nilgiris – Study projects

The Todas of Nilgiris – Study projects

The Todas of Nilgiris – Study projects to understand the origins, history, culture, habitat, social organization, rituals, inter-tribal relationships & dynamics and current livelihood & economic challenges  One Earth Foundation recently organized 3 study projects  involving IBDP students from Bangalore, Pune & […]

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Kurumbas & Tribal Medicine

Kurumbas & Tribal Medicine

Challenging projects for our students – Tribal art & folklore medicine One Earth Foundation organized a one day excursion with the DP students from EMWS – Mumbai to the Kurumba village of Vellari kombai  – off Mamaram village in ilgiris. Located at […]

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