After the pandemic hit the nation, the livelihood of individuals has been affected. Several misplaced their jobs and, no earnings has led to starvation. As an act of kindness, youths throughout India are coming ahead to assist individuals in some ways potential.
Meet Mahesh Parameshwaran Nair, the founding father of HOPE ( Hold On Pain Ends) Charity Trust, from Kerala’s Trivandrum. He has distributed over 3,000 meals packages throughout the underprivileged areas of Tamil Nadu and Kerala by touring on his bullet alongside together with his good friend Nikhil Simon.
Talking to Life Beyond Numbers, Mr. Mahesh Parameshwaran Nair mentioned how he created an affect by feeding the needy amid a pandemic disaster.
A Software Engineer by occupation, he determined to do one thing good for society by distributing meals to the hungry throughout the COVID pandemic together with a mission to present away PPE kits, masks, and different necessities.
A journey fanatic, Mahesh needed to supply assist to those that are ravenous. Hence, he determined to mix journey and a trigger to work in the direction of betterment. He needed to indicate a unique a part of India to the individuals by capturing images with the assistance of his good friend Nikhil.
“On April 14, I started the mission from Kerala with a friend on a bullet. The journey was of 14 days and, we traveled for 3,500 Km across Tamil Nadu to distribute the food to roadside dwellers, underprivileged, migrant workers, and so on. We had planned to serve over 10,000 people, but after the hit of the second wave, we had to return due to lockdown and border issues,” he stated.
Mahesh and the crew obtained the India Book of Records for feeding essentially the most variety of homeless individuals throughout Indian roads.
They at the moment are set to begin the second section of meals distribution within the rural areas after the benefit of COVID restrictions.
“I would want to thank all the donors and volunteers who were a part of the mission. Especially, those who provided us shelter and food while we went on distributing food”, Mahesh stated.
He has additionally taken tasks as Indian Ambassador to Eco-network (unfold in 29 international locations), Desh Ki Baat Foundation Trivandrum District Coordinator, Founder Central Cabinet Minister – Shri. Gopal Rai, Pathanapuram Gandhibhavan Trivandrum District Coordinator.
HOPE: To harbor Social and Environmental accountability
Mahesh, the founding father of HOPE Charitable Trust, has initiated a number of missions to assist the needy.
The group consists of over 1500 volunteers throughout India. They have offered shelter to the homeless. The crew has constructed two rehabilitation facilities at Pathanapuram Gandhibhavan and adopted a slum of 52 households and offering fundamental services.
HOPE can be conducting an consciousness program on blood, organ, hair, and different donations and conduct medical camps.
Especially throughout the COVID, the group was in a position to distribute PPE kits, masks, sanitizers, and on-line research supplies together with the meals distribution.
“As a child, I wanted to do something different and, I was a keen observer and enthusiast. I used to witness homeless people, children begging on the streets, and so on. I used to ask myself, why are they different? Soon after I started earning, I wanted to create a change as a socially responsible person. Everyone deserves to get better food, shelter, education, medical facilities, and other basic needs,” shared Mahesh.
Mahesh has obtained a number of awards for his selfless work ranging from Nirbhaya’s India’s most Inspirational teen by Dr.Shashi Tharoor, MP, in 2017, TNF Indian Icon award – 2018, Indian Icon award by Bollywood actress Dia Mirza 2019, Art of Living SevaRetna award, and Sevakendram Award for Social companies in 2019.
He has additionally obtained a Doctorate in Social Work and, APJ Abdul Kalam has acknowledged and autographed his works.
”Charity is not only donation of cash for a trigger, but additionally sharing of information with those that lack fundamental schooling. It’s about devoting your time to those that want some care and a focus. It’s additionally a miracle the place you present life by donating blood. It’s all about shopping for happiness by simply sharing happiness,” Mahesh quotes.
He plans to grow to be an activist to assist the needy in no matter manner potential. He additionally goals to succeed in out to extra individuals and serve them for a greater dwelling.
This story was first printed in Life Beyond Numbers.