News & Events

Monthly Trek to Purandar Fort.

On July 28, our Friends went to Purandar Fort, the birthplace of Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj, for their monthly trekking. A popular tourist destination near Pune, it is a hotspot for trekkers. 


First Monsoon Trip

Last week, our Friends from the Day School, Autism Centre and Day Workshop went on a day's trip to Tamhini Ghat, Pune. With the rains in full force, the place is now like a huge green carpet, with waterfalls and small streams all around. 

BOMREO Celebrations

Dr. Neelima Desai, Founder President of Navkshitij, was invited as the Chief Guest by the Bank of Maharashtra Retired Employees Organisation (BOMREO), Pune. The occasion was celebrating the 75th birthday of all members who had crossed the milestone age. 


We organized a farewell party for Ms.  Anna Pieper, one of the two resident volunteers from Friends of Waldorf, Germany.

It was hard to say goodbye to such a dedicated volunteer. She worked with passion throughout her one-year stay here.


Celebrated Orritel Hotel's 10th Anniversary.

On the occasion of its 10th anniversary on July 4,  the management of Orritel Hotel invited our Friends to interact with their staff.

The day began with a warm welcome by the managing director and staff of Orritel Hotel.

Tree Plantation Drive

On July 1, our Friends participated in a Tree Plantation Drive organized by Sustainability Initiatives, FSAI and Special Partner Navkshitij, in association with the Forest Department, Pune. 

It was an indelible moment for us when our Friends were felicitated by Honorable Cabinet Minister for Food & Drug Administration, Maharashtra State and Guardian Minister of Pune District.