Cohort 22 Community 1st Foundation

community 1st foundation

Geography: Mumbai, Maharashtra
Founded in: 2016
Aditya Krishnan
Community 1st Foundation is a social impact organization working towards creating equal opportunities, safe spaces, and positive role models in urban slum communities. They develop and partner with community members to build their leadership and advocacy skills. They believe that to drive sustainable ecosystem changes in marginalized communities there is a need to establish community members as equal partners and to include them in design and decision-making processes. They work with children, youth, and adults of the community through varied performance and visual arts curriculum programs based on a leadership framework.