admin

About admin

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far admin has created 40 blog entries.

‘A timely call’ – Priya Mayekar Kamat

It was already dark when I heard about the delivery. As I saw the message and registered that a cancer patient in Malad needs his medicines delivered to him, I could almost instantly sense the worry I knew he was feeling. What if he needed it tonight? What if the delay led to something

By |2020-05-12T05:58:37+00:00May 8th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19 Stories|0 Comments

‘To Unsung Heroes’ – Amita Shah

As another week of quarantine passes by, many of us sit in the comfort of our homes, with a hot meal in front of us, grumbling about the boredom that seems unconquerable. Meanwhile, in different parts of the city, under different roofs, people face more formidable foes: Isolation and Hunger. One month of working

By |2020-05-12T06:02:20+00:00May 8th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19 Stories|0 Comments

‘Little things’ – Riti Kapoor Chopra

‘I am a born optimist’ Volunteer work has always been a part of my life. With Project Mumbai, I was able to play my part by delivering groceries and medicines to senior citizens and slum dwellers. I am always someone who looks at the bigger picture, but at the same time, I find joy

By |2020-05-12T06:06:16+00:00May 8th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19 Stories|0 Comments

MAITRI

PROVIDING MEALS, MEDICINES AND GROCERIES TO OVER 10,000 SENIOR CITIZENS AND PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES--LIVING ALONE. Our first actionable initiative began even before the lock-down was announced. Our army of volunteers, swung into action to provide this relief. In several cases, we dipped into our resources of donations to pay for the groceries of those

By |2020-08-20T07:31:56+00:00May 2nd, 2020|Categories: COVID-19 Initiatives|0 Comments

ARMY OF VOLUNTEERS

PROJECT MUMBAI HAS THE SUPPORT A FEW THOUSAND GOOD SAMARITANS WHICH HELPED US BUILD A HYPER LOCAL NETWORK OF VOLUNTEERS ACROSS OVER A HUNDRED LOCATIONS IN MUMBAI, THANE AND PORTIONS OF THE MMR. Project Mumbai has been blessed to have a large number of dedicated citizen volunteers--our army of Good Samaritans--. which has been

By |2020-08-20T07:36:12+00:00May 2nd, 2020|Categories: COVID-19 Initiatives|0 Comments

EMOTIONAL WELLBEING

OVER A HUNDRED TRAINED SPECIALIST COUNSELLORS WHO WERE ON CALL, ACROSS EIGHT LANGUAGES COUNSELLING NOT JUST PEOPLE WITH ANXIETY BUT ALSO, THOSE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS. To combat stress, we launched one of the most comprehensive Mental wellness helplines --Counsellors on Call--with 50 trained counsellors attending to calls, in seven language options seven

By |2020-08-20T07:39:04+00:00May 2nd, 2020|Categories: COVID-19 Initiatives|0 Comments

PRAYOJAN

MEALS TO DOCTORS WAS ALMOST SYNONYMOUS WITH PROJECT MUMBAI--WE PROVIDED ALMOST 1500 MEALS TO DOCTORS, EVERY DAY, ACROSS MOST MAINLINE HOSPITALS--THE FIGURE CROSSING ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY THOUSAND AT LAST COUNT. It first started with providing meals to doctors and JJ Hospital and the COVID Control room at Mantralaya. Since then, it has been

By |2020-08-20T07:41:32+00:00May 2nd, 2020|Categories: COVID-19 Initiatives|0 Comments

KHAANACHAHIYE

ARGUABLY ONE OF THE MOST SUCCESSFUL FOOD CITIZEN INITIATIVES TO SUPPORT THE NEEDY, UNDERPRIVILEGED, HOMELESS AND MIGRANTS WITH FRESHLY COOKED MEALS, GROCERY KITS AND SUPPORT. CO-FOUNDED BY PROJECT MUMBAI, THIS COLLECTIVE HAS PROVIDED SUPPORT TO OVER 45 LAKH MEALS TILL EARLY AUGUST, 2020. On March 29, Project Mumbai co-founded KhaanaChahiye, one of the most successful

By |2020-08-20T07:43:48+00:00May 2nd, 2020|Categories: COVID-19 Initiatives|0 Comments