I learned to act as I do by Barsha Bharati

By Volunteer Barsha Bharati, FHI Hyderabad It’s not an easy day. I was numb as like a cold dead fish floating in the pond of poisonous thoughts. Everyone was showering their blessings and good wishes to me. It’s my 23rd birthday. Thoughts of ‘Not Doing Enough’ were killing me from inside. I would like to do many…

A desire to Fly Higher by Jay Laddha

By Volunteer Jay Laddha, FHI Ahmedabad “We are little men serving great causes, but because the cause is great, something of that greatness falls upon us also.” – Jawaharlal Nehru, 1946 “We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.” – Anais Nin, American-Cuban-French diarist It was my friend and fellow volunteer,…

My time at FHI by Raunak Bhandari

By Volunteer Raunak Bhandari, FHI Jodhpur From my time here at FHI I have learnt many skills. Delivering customer experiences and ensuring  people get comfortable while reading an article is one of the most beautiful skills I have chiseled  during my time at Fly Higher. Making the audience comfortable not only showcases a person’s values…

What I Discovered About Myself by Choosing to Volunteer by Sneha Pai

By Volunteer Sneha Pai, FHI Bangalore I joined Fly Higher in February, 2020 – just a month before the country went into lockdown. I must have attended just two of their events, and wasn’t half as lucky as many others who have savoured the wholesome experience (as shared by some of the volunteers who I…

Happy Greatful Blessed by Devashree Bodas

By Volunteer Devashree Bodas, FHI Pune An architect by profession, a writer by passion, a shy introvert by nature is how I would have described myself initially. Being a millennial and having access to the best possible things just “at a click” , being non-complacent were some of the perks I strongly possessed. Five years…