October 20, 2018

Rita Bahuguna Joshi visits FFLV

On 8th October, 2018, we had the honor of having Mrs. Rita Bahuguna Joshi, Cabinet Minister of Women Welfare, Family Welfare, Maternity and Child Welfare and Tourism, Uttar Pradesh with us at FFLV. She met with the girls of Sandipani Muni School and was really pleased to see the project. A special program was conducted in her honor and she was fascinated by what she saw and shared her experience with us- “I had an amazing experience at FFLV- the most beautiful experience of my life. Since 40 years, I have been working for women empowerment, and after what I saw here, I truly believe that the trustees of FFLV from around the world have created a beautiful place for these girls, especially Rupa Raghunath who planted this seed 25 years back. That seed has now grown into a huge tree and this tree has so many beautiful leaves and […]
October 20, 2018

Mercedes Alonso visits FFLV

Early this October, we had the honor of having Mercedes Alonso, The deputy of Family and Citizenship, a Spanish politician of the Partido Popular, with us at FFLV. On her 3 days visit to Vrindavan, she spent most of her time with the girls of Sandipani Muni School and was pleased to see the project. She was also the guest of honor of a very special evening program which we organized to distribute Girl’s Fund to our girls who have recently graduated. This program was also attended by Luis Pulido, the President of the Board of the Dharma Foundation in Spain. Mercedes Alonso took to social media to share what she felt about our project- “Checking the work that the Dharma Foundation is doing in one of the poorest areas of India, Vrindavan, in which they have built three schools to educate girls living on the streets, the poorest, and […]
October 4, 2018

House Of Gharats- Changing the world, one scarf at a time.

FFLV is delighted to announce a special gifting season collaboration with the House Of Gharats, a design house who design to empower. Designed with purpose, driven by values. House Of Gharats is a design house creating conscious luxury for artful dressing and living. They bring together style, substance and sustainability to empower women and girl children thus breaking the cycle of poverty.  21% of the profits from the scarves purchased through The Big Issue Shop, will be donated to FFLV – Food For Life Vrindavan program. Neishaa, Founder-Designer & Pretam Gharat, Cofounder and A Cosmetic Dentist founders of House of Gharats, endeavour to bring together various cultures and create new style synergies through art and fashion. They made the creative capital of the world their home over a decade back. Living amidst London’s hybrid cultures and global influences results in designs and objects that are profoundly modern and distinctively stylish, […]