What Is Nelda Treks For A Cause?

What Is Nelda Treks For A Cause?

Nelda; is a synonym of companionship, co-operation and collective efforts for the environmental well-being. For almost three years, Nelda Foundation has been working for ecological restoration through tree plantation and maintenance. We have vowed to help plant and maintain about a billion trees in 25 years in Pune and all-around India. Indeed we cannot do it all by ourselves!  To achieve this massive goal, we need more helping hands, and inspired minds to join our mission. Through every activity…


7 Indian Medicinal Plants to Grow At Your House

7 Indian Medicinal Plants to Grow At Your House

India is known for its rich flora and fauna. In India, plants are not only important but worshipped for the wonderful properties present in them. They are a shelter to dwell and also a cure for many problems. Did you know that there are some simple and humble plants that can be planted indoors which also have amazing medicinal properties and health benefits?  Take a look at this list of medicinal plants which you can easily plant indoors!   1. Holy Basil (Tulsi) The holy basil plant…


How We Can Create Sustainable Development For Pune

How We Can Create Sustainable Development For Pune

The concept of sustainable development has many different dimensions, but the core of this concept is the development which balances economic growth with environmental, socio-economic needs, wellbeing and cultural integrity. At the beginning of 20th century, industrial growth was the prime benchmark of development; other elements were secondary. However, in the recent years, the side effects of this one-sided approach have become evident, and people are now turning towards a more holistic approach…


Sparrows, Our Favourite Birds Are Disappearing From Pune

Sparrows, Our Favourite Birds Are Disappearing Fro

Do you remember your childhood? Well, then you undoubtedly must be recalling those early mornings when you woke up to chirping sparrows. Remember filling trays of water and grains for the birds and watching them enjoy in your homes? Ever wondered, why you don’t fill your child’s tiny hands nowadays with grains to feed the sparrows and squirrels that used to come on the balcony? That’s because they don’t visit you anymore. In recent times, the sparrows from Pune are disappearing…


How You Can Help Pune Grow More Trees With Nelda

How You Can Help Pune Grow More Trees With Nelda

As we welcome the New Year 2018, we at Nelda Foundation are hoping to have a greener future. Since our foundation day, 26th June 2016, we have been conducting various plantation drives on Hanuman Tekdi, on S.B. Road, Pune, and wish to continue further as we grow. It has been a year full of fun, hard work, and planning. With 579 trees already planted and being nurtured, we aim at making our city Pune, a greener place. But we can't do it alone! As a non-profit organisation, we require your support…