News & Events

Dr Neelima Desai was felicitated by Hon. Mrs. Mukta Tilak

Dr Neelima Desai, our Founder President was felicitated for her relentless service in the field of rehabilitation of mentally challenged persons by the First Woman of Pune, Hon. Mrs Mukta Tilak, Mayor of Pune Municipal Corporation, at a function held in the Pune Municipal Corporation Hall.

Independence Day celebrations

Navkshitij Friends and staff celebrated India's 72nd Independence Day with members of Swar Akash and volunteers from Infosys.


Visit by Amanora The Fern

On Monday, August 13, a few staff members from Amanora The Fern visited Navkshitij to celebrate the birthday of Aditya, son of Mr Aniruddha Deshpande, the managing director of Amanora Group.

Dr. Neelima Desai and our Friends received the guests.


Linn's Farewell

On July 30, we had a farewell party for Ms Linn Bergmann, our resident volunteer from Friends of Waldorf, Germany.

Throughout the year, she worked enthusiastically in the Day School. She is a very kind and friendly person. She worked closely with the challenged children as well as our adult Friends.

Traffic Awareness Program

Traffic Awareness Program on August 1, at Pune University Chowk, along with the Pune Traffic City Police.

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.