Volunteers @ YUVA

Mehek is currently working at Teach for India as a part of their School and government relations team. She recently completed her tenure at Centre For Civil Society as a Senior Campaign Associate of the National Independent Schools Alliance. As part of the education vertical, she worked on a campaign aimed at reshaping education policy to make quality education more accessible to weaker sections of society. she has completed her Masters in Poverty and Development from the Institute of Development Studies, UK. She is looking forward to working with the TFI team to strengthen her understanding of the education space and to help achieve the goal of quality education in the country. Apart from the education field, she enjoys travelling, reading books and teaching theater to children in low cost private schools.

Vaibhav is currently a LAMP fellow under the PRS Legislative Assistant to Member of Parliament Program and lead the “Teach to Lead” Program in YUVA. Before this, he was working as a Project Coordinator in an NGO working towards digital inclusion in rural development. Vaibhav is also actively involved in research work with IIM C in the area of BoP and Social Enterprises and has various presentations and publications in his name on multiple national and international platforms. An engineer by education, Vaibhav aspires to become a social entrepreneur in the field of education and rural development.

Achal Garg is a young and dynamic change-maker, having interest in social entrepreneurship, environmental conservation and policy making. He has completed Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering from University of Petroleum and Energy Studies and currently studyin management sciences. He is working for YUVA Foundation as to engage volunteers in Mumbai region