STORIES OF HUMANITY

Healthy Kids Brighter Future

Community Development & Support
Lives Impacted:NA

A day dedicated to the ones who will design the future.

Healthy kids brighter future is an Aster Volunteers initiative that started on Children’s day 14 Nov, 2019. It is an effort to ensure that the torchbearers of the future have a healthy and fulfilling present. 1194 internal and 232 external volunteers came together to make this event a success. Apart from health check-ups and medical guidance the kids also got to do what they love most. Have fun. A range of activities like;magic shows, games like musical chairs and other activities like pottery painting, face painting, and henna painting kept them engaged and entertained. We look forward to hosting the next leg of the event in 2020.

Go Green Initiative

Community Development & Support
Lives Impacted:N/A

Aster Volunteers from Aster MIMS Kottakkal and MILES distributed free cloth bags and tree saplings in 380 houses in ward number 12 at Kalpakanchery Panchayath with the help of students

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Green Santa: Toy collection and distribution

Child Health Initiatives
Lives Impacted:2000+

The Green Santa initiative was a Christmas activity launched under our Green Choices platform. We put out a call for unused toys which could find new playmates. The activity

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Green Choices

Hyderabad,Calicut,Kochi
Event Date : 29 February, 2020

The Aster Volunteers Green Choices program will initiate a series of activations that will enable us to shift to a more sustainable future. We firmly believe that sustainability should be at the core of our business, and this is the first step.

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Eco-Tales

Kotakkal,Wayanad,Calicut,Kochi
Event Date : 29 February, 2020

Eco tales is a storytelling initiative to spread lasting awareness amongst school children on the need for preserving nature. The initiative will reach out to 50 schools in Kerala. We feel that the best audience for these stories are the ones whose future is actually at stake.

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Community Connect

Kolhapur,Bangalore,Vijayawada,Kotakkal,Calicut,Kochi,Jamshedpur
Event Date : 29 February, 2020

Aster Community Connect wants to better lives through providing livelihoods, medical aid, employment, free surgeries and more. And we do this through the help of our volunteers and partners. We will continue telling these stories of good that touched hearts and healed the one community we are all a member of - humanity.

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Aster Homes

Kotakkal,Wayanad,Calicut,Kochi
Event Date : 21 February, 2020

As the people of Kerala get back on their feet, it’s time to rebuild - starting with their homes. Aster Homes will help rehabilitate or rebuild homes that were wholly or partially affected by the Kerala floods. We need volunteers to help execute this project.

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Meet Aishwarya Krishna, a student of psychology from Deakins University, Australia. She has volunteered for one event with Aster Volunteers, but was so inspired that she has resolved to keep giving back to the community whenever she can.

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Aishwarya Krishna

Manoj is a Learning & Development executive, who was inspired to take up volunteering by the promise of helping someone out selflessly and because he was curious about seeing life from the perspective of those who need help the most.

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Manoj Kumar Sundaram

Passion is at the heart of volunteering says student volunteer Darshan. It’s not about how you feel, rather about how you make others feel. He is one of our oldest members, offering his time right from when Aster Volunteers was established.

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Darshan Murali

Poornima is a senior executive who has been following the various events conducted by Aster Volunteers closely and hoping that the platform would open up to external volunteers from outside of the Aster organisation.

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Poornima Seetharaman

A fourth year student at Gulf Medical University, Nitha has always wanted to participate in volunteering events to serve the community. The opportunity to help those less fortunate than her has made her less self-centred and more aware of the blessings in her own life.

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Nitha Zulfiquar

Taking inspiration from the courage and dedication of Aster Volunteers, Rana decided to become one herself. She feels blessed for the privilege to help people around her who may be struggling.

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Rana Fanek

A senior software developer working for Nokia Networks in Bangalore, Sagar has wholeheartedly participated in various initiatives with Aster Volunteers. From providing computer and English coaching lessons to underprivileged children to actively volunteering in the Aid Kerala mission, there's no stopping Sagar.

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Sagar

A senior marketing and business development executive by profession, Azza believes in the ancient wisdom of the proverb “A selfless act is an eternal act”. She has been an Aster Volunteer for 1.5 years and is grateful for the opportunity to help many through the platform.

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Azza Al Rubeiay

Azif Abdul Rahman has been volunteering with Aster for over 3 years. An internal audit professional, he made a conscious decision to spend less time on Facebook and YouTube and instead dedicate his free time towards doing good.

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Azif Abdul Rahman

Ebtsam is an insurance clerk who has been volunteering for 1 year with Aster. It has helped her discover the unconditional joy a few small actions from her can bring out in the life of others. To her, this is a feeling beyond happiness

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Ebtsam Jouma Albuloshi

There is no greater privilege than being able to help someone in need, says Abhijit Gavali. A doctor by profession, he began working at an Aster Adhar Hospital in Kolhapur and has participated in various Aster Volunteers programmes.

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Abhijit Gavali

Manjushree is a clinical counsellor and academic coordinator. When she began getting actively involved with Aster Volunteers activities, she discovered the potential of contributing to her community.

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Manjushree Maheshkumar Pardeshi

Ayesha has been a part of Aster Volunteer initiatives since 2013. She works in an administerial position as a manager and her involvement with Aster Volunteers helps her deal with stress by giving her a sense of fulfilment.

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Ayesha Samir Raut