Friends of Sunaayy
Geeta is an artist by profession. She has been volunteering in Sunaayy by teaching art and craft to the children, since inception.
Swagata M. Bhattacharya
A freelance Graphic Designer and Illustrator, Swagata volunteers her time and expertise towards Sunaayy's online design needs and its requirements of other graphic illustrations.
Shiladitya, a trustee of Sunaayy, is a professional in the Hospitality industry. He looks into logistical and financial analysis for Sunaayy, also performing other tasks that are entrusted to him.
Sayan is a Supply Chain Consultant who extends his energies towards supporting any fund-raising activities for Sunaayy. He acts as the face of Sunaayy in the West and is the go to person for any promotions and campaigns related to the Foundation.
A homemaker and freelance Writer with many essays to her credit, Anita is also a committed volunteer and has been with us for years now. Her enthusiasm and sincerity have made her an integral part of our team.
Cecily Jackson Zapata
Cecily is a founder of Sustainable Law Group, P.C., which provides legal representation to nonprofit organizations, social enterprises and social mission in the US. She also specializes in nonprofit organizational management and capacity building. She volunteered at Sunaayy Foundation in New Delhi in February 2013. She is now helping with networking and fund-raising for Sunaayy in the US.
Anirban is a Professor in Physics. He is a trustee at Sunaayy and acts as an advisor to the Foundation.
Katherine is a CPA (Certified Public Accountant), working at a start-up in Chicago, USA. She volunteered at Sunaay in 2013. She is helping actively in networking and fund raising in the US, content writing, and maintaining the Sunaayy blog.
Prashant Kumar Sen
He is a retired IFS officer and a Padmashree recipient from govt of India. He has worked his entire professional life for the conservation of wildlife in our country. He is a trustee of Sunaayy and is the guiding light in our mission.
Debamitra is a professional in the field of finance. She contributes her time towards communication and promotion of Sunaayy.
Misty has taken a break from her life in Corporate America and is working in early childhood education. She volunteered with Sunaayy in the fall of 2013. Misty is actively spreading the word and awareness about Sunaayy in the US and Asia and raising funds.
Revika is currently a high school student in NJ, USA. Using social media and small-scale charity events as a platform, Revika is committed to fundraising efforts and furthering Sunaayy's message internationally.
Aanchal has been associated with Sunaayy from the inception as a volunteer teacher giving her time with joy and dedication to the cause. A student of Vasant Valley, she has played an integral part in empowering the girl students of Sunaayy.
Shiv, a student of Shriram School, has played a key role in conceptualizing and implementing the hobby curriculum at Sunaayy. A FIDE rated chess player, he is introducing the children to the game.
Subhradeep is a sustainability and private sector development professional. He provides voluntary assistance to Sunaayy in the areas of capacity building, internal governance and fundraising.
Heeral is a Chartered Management Accountant and heads commercial, logistics and accounts with a company in the Hospitality industry. She contributes her time at Sunaayy towards fundraising efforts and helping with routine activities as required.
Pushpinder is an entrepreneur in the area of international education and mobility. Student outcomes, employability and innovations in the education industry are causes close to his heart. At Sunaayy he plays the role of an advisor and supports in fundraising.
Sunaayy Foundation, though a non-profit organization to the world, is not just about one person or a group of people that runs on a set of rules eventually wanting to give back to society.
We give only a fraction, but what we get back is in multitude. It is about the sensitivity in us, a drive from within that hits our conscience at some point in time making us give to our fellow beings and in this case caring for our own children. This is what forms the CORE of Sunaayy, a virtually close-knit group of members spanning the entire globe. And anyone and everyone in this state of mind may connect to Sunaayy and be a part of it.
Identical ideas may originate from multiple minds but there is always one person or a couple of them who take the ownership to transform it to a reality. Sunaayy started off in a similar manner when its founder members set the ball rolling in 2009. With time, many friends joined, some extended support to help the concept grow. Over the years, the family kept growing, even people joined from across the world and that helped Sunaayy take a firm shape.
The structure of Sunaayy that commands freedom for all, makes sure that everyone associated with it, contribute to the best of their skills and ability effectively towards the cause without really feeling the pinch of a material return. While Sunaayy requires all kinds of support to function, starting from managing finances, marketing to fund raising, it gets it from within the family today which comprises of personnel to professionals with varied skill sets.
Sunaayy looks forward to every soul who feels the core of it and welcomes them with open arms.
"The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team."