Arshi Qureshi, an 18 year old who is currently pursuing higher secondary education regularly volunteers working with Eka and is also a part of a youth group in her community. She is passionate about her studies and theatre, and wants to work in the social sector, specifically on gender issues.
Vaibhav Nagle, 20, is a final year polytechnic student volunteering with Sahara Saksharta Educational & Social Welfare Society. Passionate, determined and inquisitive, Vaibhav is a keen learner and aspires to build a new society without gender based violence and discrimination. He envisions a society where everyone can live respectfully and can make independent choices.
Laila, a 24 year old transgender working with Sanjana Singh Rajput independently to mainstream the transgender community and helping them access their rights. She wants to be in social sector. She loves dancing in her leisure time.
Ashish Dikosta, a 30 year old is a MSW final year student in Swami Vivekananda University. He left his job to work on social issues, currently works with Pahal as well as teaches in school. He wants to pursue his passion of teaching kids from underprivileged areas in future as well. He considers himself a traveler who loves to interact and meet new people.
Kiran Gawai is a volunteer at Eka. This 20 year old is pursuing her B.com 2nd year from Sarojini Naidu College and loves dancing, singing, reading in her leisure time. She aspires to be a charted accountant in future.
Nisha Kushwaha, an 18 year old fellow is pursuing her 2nd year, Arts from Sarojini Naidu Girls’ College. and volunteers with Sahara Saksharta Educational & Social welfare Society. She loves to spend time with kids through activities like drawing competition, excursions etc. She takes interest in her education and in future she aspires to become an IAS Officer.
Priyanka Nagar, who is a volunteer in Sahara Saksharta Educational & Social Welfare Society, is pursuing B.ED after completing her M.com. This 23 year old is passionate about teaching. She is currently associated with two major projects - Beti Bachao and Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan. She aspires to be a school teacher in future.
Ashish Malviya is a vibrant young 19 year old who volunteers with Sahara Saksharta Educational & Social Welfare Society, and is pursuing his higher secondary education. He is very fond of education, and likes to help others and to do things that are beneficial for the society. He feels that he is too young to predict his future and is excited about his Pratiti journey for now.
Neha Singh Tomar, 18, could not continue her studies after higher secondary and currently volunteers with Aksharika Education Foundation. She loves teaching underprivileged kids and is also a self defence trainer. Along with social work, she wants to continue her education.