Tasnim graduated in electronics and communication engineering from Thrissur government engineering college in Kerala.
She worked as a design engineer in a multi-national company for a few years and then took a break for some quality time with family.
Recently she gota diploma in Career guidance from CIGI, Calicut. Now guides students to pursue their education in their desired fields associated with CIGI. (CIGI is Center for information and guidance India)
She is pursuing her passion for working with underprivileged children in North India, where they cannot go to school because they don’t have the means or the facility.
For bringing up a new educated generation in North India, a group of people from Calicut started a nonprofit organization called Our India Foundation. OIF runs a school, and other field works in Kandla, Shamli, Uttarpradesh. Currently,593 students are studying in the school that provides free education to orphans and subsidized fees for children from a poor backgrounds. Free mid-day meals help reduce dropout rates, believing that providing quality education will bring positive change in society.
OIF built wells, Toilets, and houses for those deprived of essentials, distributed food kits and blankets for the lower sections of our society.
OIF runs an institute for mobile repairing courses and fashion and tailoring for skill development. OIF could achieve so much work with the support of like-minded brothers and sisters. For more info, visit their website www.ourindiafoundation.org,[email protected] | Compiled by Aisha Kothecha