More Than Charity: Anshu Gupta’s Win-Win Deal against Poverty

A popular saying in India goes: Roti Kapada aur Makaan—Food, Clothes and Shelter, describing the three essential needs of a human being. In Western societies, clothes are often taken for granted in this trilogy, but the struggle for Kapada remains a reality people on the streets must face in India. Businessman Anshu Gupta was shocked by the story of Bano, a young Indian girl. With many people dying of cold on the Delhi streets during the winter, Bano stayed warm by sleeping against the bodies of the dead that her father collected for the Indian government. Gupta left his job and founded GOONJ, an NGO that provides clothes to underserved people, who are asked in exchange to contribute to a communal construction project.

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Support the INDIA 25 Campaign!

Today is our official campaign launch! We are starting our fundraising on KissKissBankBank to support our documentary project in India. Our target of €2,500 will help us travel around India in 25 days to meet 25 entrepreneurs with 25 ideas to change the world.  Continue reading