Meet the Team

TEAM CORPORATE


TEAM UTTAR PRADESH

RASHI KERKETTA

STATE COORDINATOR


Rashi is a young professional and has embarked on a journey for community development in the rural pockets of India. She is a Post Graduate in Rural Management from XISS, Ranchi and has worked with Government of Bihar and ICICI Lombard GIC. A go-getter, ready for planning and implementing strategies with an idea of attaining sustainable development. Experienced in PRA, research, rural product design and market strategy planning; she is presently managing CSR projects at Spark Minda Foundation. Facilitator for DST programme, community level activities at Uttar Pradesh and training coordinator for Spoken English.

SHRADDHA

TRAINING AND COMMUNITY COORDINATOR


Shraddha is working with the organization since 2016. She is a B.A graduate and also has a two-year diploma in fashion technology and is currently pursuing her Post Graduation. She is the training coordinator for cutting and tailoring programme. She also coordinates with stakeholders and community level programmes while taking care of students’ exposure visits and guest lectures. She always volunteers for initiatives and programmes at the ground level.

ARCHANA

PROGRAMME COORDINATOR


Archana believes that working with full honesty and dedication is the key to achieve the support of the community. She is a B.A graduate and also has a two-year diploma in basic and advanced cosmetology. She is the programme coordinator for Uttar Pradesh and is working with Spark Minda Foundation since 2018. She is taking care of Beauty and Wellness as well as Industrial Cutting and Tailoring programmes. She also handles community management and encourages the community for self-upgradation.

GAURAV LAL

PROGRAMME COORDINATOR


Gaurav Lal is a post graduate in Rural Management from XISS, Ranchi, and he believes in humanitarian perspective. He has worked in NBFC and he is currently working at Spark Minda Foundation as a Basic Computer and Tally PRO trainer. He is tasked with programme co-ordination, programme monitoring and community mobilization. He is self-assured and committed to the work he is doing towards the community.

TEAM MAHARASHTRA

NITIKA GULHANE

STATE COORDINATOR


Nitika has been working as a CSR professional since 2015. She has an experience of working with more than12 CSR partners. She has been recognized as APJ Abdul Kalam Fellow and was awarded by the CM of Maharashtra. As a state coordinator, she wears many hats. She is a computer engineer and has completed PGDM in CSR. She believes that women empowerment and gender equality are essential for our society to ensure the sustainable development of the country. She is a dedicated social professional who is optimistic towards whatever task she gets into and holds an opinion that “if there’s a will, there’s a way to every problem”.

NILESH PAWALE

PROGRAMME COORDINATOR


Nilesh has been working since 2011, with about 6 years of experience in Corporate Social Responsibility. He is a hard worker and a social catalyst with best community rapport skills. He has great experience of dealing with the stakeholders and the community. He takes care of different programmes at PAN India level which include Tally Programme, Infrastructural Projects Maintenance, replicating good practices among them. He is a B.A, a Diploma holder in Mechanical Engineering and has a certification in Computer and Tally.

MANJUSHRI BHAGWAT

TRAINING AND COMMUNITY COORDINAT


Manjushri has more than 16 years of experience as a Beautician. She has completed CIDESCO, ABTC and her Master’s in Makeup and Hairstyling. She is a vibrant lady with a great personality. She believes in positive change which can be brought into society. She is a loving teacher and a great motivator for her students, who has helped many of her students to become entrepreneurs.

KIRTI DAUNDKAR

TRAINING AND COMMUNITY COORDINATOR


Kirti has in total 4years of work experience. She has worked as an Import and Export Administrator and is currently working as a Beautician. She was once an Aakarshan student, it was her interest and will power which made her successful. She has not only helped herself to overcome difficulties but also to become an independent and self- motivated woman. She is always enthusiastic to try new things and to learn more. She has a Diploma in Export and Import Services, Diploma in Beauty and wellness and is currently pursuing ABTC.

MOHINI HONAWALE

TRAINING AND COMMUNITY COORDINATOR


Mohini Honawale has an experience of 5years in Fashion Designing and Tailoring. She is a B. A graduate and has completed her Master’s in Fashion Management and Designing. She is confident and dedicated to the work she is doing for the community. She is a hard worker and loves to do her work passionately and wants to dedicate her life to the community.

SUMEDH LAWHALE

PROJECT COORDINATOR, SAKSHAM


Sumedh is a Doctor of Prosthesis and Orthosis and is thus involved in the Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities. With involvement in the community, he has developed a rapport with quite a few organisations working for the same cause. With the cooperation of other like-minded organisations, Dr. Sumedh wishes to soon have a society with no barriers and inequality.

TEAM UTTARAKHAND


TEAM TAMIL NADU

TEAM HARYANA

GROUP CSR COMMITTEE & BOARD OF DIRECTORS