I have participated in a few events that bring awareness to some noble causes. I am not sure, if I can consider my involvement as being passionate.Here are a few things that I have been involved in.
-2009, 2010 – Help the homeless walk in Washington DC. This event, in partnership with FannieMae has raised more than 100 million dollars.It is designed to bring awareness to homelessness in America.
– 2010 – Asha Jyoti – 5k run
Asha-Jyothi (AJ) is a volunteer based non-profit organization dedicated to serving the needs of the underprivileged by providing access to Education and Healthcare.
-2011 – Vibha DC – 5k run
Vibha DC is a volunteer-driven non-profit organization dedicated to creating a brighter future for underprivileged children.
2012 – Sponsored a girl child’s education through the NanhiKali Project of the Mahindra foundation.
Project Nanhi Kali was initiated in 1996 by the K. C. Mahindra Education Trust (KCMET) with the aim of providing primary education to underprivileged girl children in India.
Sponsored education of two girls in India, through the NanhiKali Project of the Mahindra foundation.
Run for Haiti – 5k http://www.prraces.com/runforhaiti/
ALS – IceBucketChallenge (Waiting for someone to challenge me).http://www.alsa.org/fight-als/ice-bucket-challenge.html