Concern India Foundation’s objective is to make the disadvantaged self reliant and thereby enable them to live a life of dignity. The organization looks to bring about a positive change in the lives of vulnerable people by providing them with opportunities. Concern India Foundation provides financial and non-financial support to 270 grassroots programmes across the country, benefitting over 275,000 underprivileged people.
Concern India Foundation Provides Financial And Non Financial Support To Over 200 Grassroot Programmes Working In The Three Core Areas Of Health-Prevention, Curative And Rehabilative. Education-Formal And Non Formal, Vocational And Special..Community Development- Awareness Generation, Capacity Building, Livlihood Opportunities, Remidial Services Etc.More about Concern India Foundation
Walking in the footsteps of my father and being with him I realize that the key to the development of our country is education. I Burhan Rangawala Son of Mr. Shabbir Rangwala who is a Philanthropist and connected of various charities and Rotary across India.
I am 14 years old had an initial schooling with Bombay Scottish and then schooled in Buckingham school in London and now I am pursuing my study in Cathedral Vidya School Lonavala. I am good at sports like Soccer, Basketball, Swimming and Horse Riding. I take part in all activities in school like Sports, Drama, Music and Social Activities etc.
My interest and intention for this Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon 2014 is pure and an immediate need, I am participating in the Dream Marathon run for 6 km is to raise funds/ donations towards Concern India Foundation which works in the three core areas of Education, Health and Community Development. The donations that I collect through running the 6 km will be contributed towards development of child education across the country which Concern India Foundation works with. For additional information on their activities please refer www.concernindiafoundation.org.
As every responsible individual/citizen for this world and my country India, family, friends, relatives near and dear ones I would request each of you to step forward and donate in small, medium or generous ways for this Dream Run . I will be looking forward to your support and also happy to be raising funds for Concern India Foundation who support people in building up a better tomorrow for themselves. It is good to be associated with this movement of Concern India Foundation which believes in "Helping People Help Themselves”.