GOONJ

  • Delhi: NGOs Goonj, Chintan win 'Urban Age Award' 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Two city-based NGOs have been selected as the winners of this year's 'Deutsche Bank Urban Age Award' for their contribution in improving the quality of life and urban environment. The award carries USD 1,00,000 prize money, and this year's winners, NGOs Goonj and Chintan were selected from a total...
  • AAP takes to music to strike a chord with voters at 'Jeet Ki Goonj' November 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Revelations, press conferences, rallies and now it is music concerts that Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party has taken to for wooing voters. AAP's open for all music concert 'Jeet ki goonj' on Saturday evening saw huge crowds wearing the AAP caps and roaring 'vote for AAP' with the...
  • Bus with comforts of a private jet helps in charity work February 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Would you like to contribute to charity by going on a luxury bus ride? A concept initiated by banker-cum-philanthropist Madhabi Puri Buch, the Ashok Leyland Luxura Magical India Bus gives you the comfort of a house on wheels. Buch, who works as a fund raiser for the Toofles...
  • NASA includes 2 Indian innovators on waste management July 21, 2012

    Washington: NASA, the US space agency has included two Indian innovators for its conference on waste management. Nitin Gupta from Attero Recycling and Anshu Goonj from Goonj are among nine innovators from across the globe that made it to the NASA conference on waste management, which started on Thursday. Supported...
  • How you can help the homeless this winters December 24, 2011

    New Delhi: A handful of Delhi's residents went out of their way to help the poor and the needy. CNNIBN witnessed the heartwarming scenes as it spent another cold night with the homeless in Delhi. It's turning into a bitter winter and their resources are running short. Many of the homeless...
  • Corporate quits job to serve rural Indias plight September 29, 2009

    Anshu Gupta set up Goonj in 1991 to work for the womens cause. ...