“First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.”- Mahatma Gandhi
2011: Shrishti becomes a National Talent Search Examination (NTSE) Scholar and starts getting a scholarship of Rs.500/pm. Already getting 100% tuituion waiver in her school due to outstanding achievements, idea of helping an underprivileged girl child by providing for her education through this paltry sum conceives in her mind.
“Integrity is the ability to stand by an idea.”(- Ayn Rand in The Fountainhead) and “The beginning is the most important part of the work.” (-Plato)
Shrishti adopts a girl child from an underprivileged family (who wanted to educate their son but not their daughter) to fund her education through the NTSE schoalrship and also guide her in her academic and other pursuits.
2013: Shrishti becomes a Chacha Nehru Scholar and tops another Scholarship Exam.She adopts another such girl child with her scholarship grants to pursue her cause.
2014: She adopts two more girl children from cash prizes received with the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research Innovation Award for School Children 2013 and Allen Champ Award 2013.
November 11, 2014: Project Teach Every Girl (TEG) is launched for such likeminded people to join together in this noble cause!! A corpus fund is created out of all the prize money received so far for this cause.