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Pan IIT Conference October 5–7, 2017

Pan IIT Conference October 5–7, 2017 The Bhupat & Jyoti Mehta Family Foundation (MFF) and the Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM) sponsored the second Pan IIT Biotech Conference October 5–7, 2017. This year’s conference, held in Goa, India, focused on challenges in synthetic biology and cardiovascular diseases. Lecture topics included innovations and technological developments in biotech industries and …

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Pan IIT Conference October 16–18, 2016

Pan IIT Conference October 16–18, 2016 The Bhupat & Jyoti Mehta Family Foundation (MFF) and the Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM) hosted the first Pan IIT Biotech Conference on 16–18, 2016. The conference, held in Kodaikanal, located in the Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu, India, brought together faculty and researchers from Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), …

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MFF Funds Nutrition Centers in India

MFF Funds Nutrition Centers in India The Bhupat & Jyoti Mehta Family Foundation (MFF) funded ten nutrition centers with Manav Sadhna, a nonprofit organization based in the Gandhi Ashram in Ahmedabad, India. The nutrition centers are located within the Ramapir No Tekro (Tekro) area of Ahmedabad. Tekro is one of the largest slums in the world, …

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MFF Funds Roof Renovation

During the monsoon season, leaks in the roof made life quite miserable for the students of the Parikshit Lal Ashramshala school at Manav Sadhna, a nonprofit organization located in the Gandhi Ashram in Ahmedabad, India. The Bhupat & Jyoti Mehta Family Foundation (MFF), with help of the local community, volunteers, and workers, helped Manav Sadhna’s …

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Historic Kitchen Comes to Life

Historic Kitchen Comes to Life The Bhupat & Jyoti Mehta Family Foundation (MFF) supported renovation of the historic community kitchen at the Gandhi Ashram, Sabarmati, Ahemdabad. The renovation enabled the facilities to make food for all 79 Anganwadis run by Manav Sadhna, a nonprofit organization based in the Gandhi ashram. In conjunction with the hostel, …

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Helping the Helpers

Helping the Helpers The Bhupat & Jyoti Mehta Family Foundation (MFF) supported renovation of the volunteer house at Manav Sadhna, a nonprofit organization based in the Gandhi Ashram in Ahmedabad, India. The Manav Sadhna volunteer program welcomes people from around the globe to join hands in helping the local community. These volunteers sow meaningful seeds …

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Eco-Friendly Hot Water

Eco-Friendly Hot Water The Bhupat & Jyoti Mehta Family Foundation (MFF) funded a solar hot-water system for the girl’s hostel at Manav Sadhna, a nonprofit organization based in the Gandhi Ashram in Ahmedabad, India. Over the years, hundreds of volunteers from India and around the world have given their time, talent, and love to strengthen Manav Sadhna’s efforts to assist …

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After-School Program Tuition Support

After-School Program Tuition Support The Bhupat & Jyoti Mehta Family Foundation (MFF) has supported Manav Sadhna, a nonprofit organization based in the Gandhi Ashram in Ahmedabad, India, in providing after-school programming for children living in slum communities. The teachers who run the after-school tuition classes offer educational and extracurricular activities that encourage creativity and develop essential skills, …

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