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Shantha Suryanarayan
: Chairperson, Trustee

Nalini Ramchandra : Trustee


Harshad Joshi : Trustee , Working member

Manoj Sharma : Trustee , Working member

Aparna Pardeshi : ( Hon. Secretary ) A software professional , she is a Founder and Trustee of FoC. She has handled workshop co-ordination, volunteer management, mentoring students and fund raising for FoC since its inception. Her unstinting devotion to the cause FoC stands for, is one of the main reasons for its sustained growth.

Vani Subramanyam : ( Hon. Treasurer ) A Founder and Trustee of FoC, she manages the administrative work, accounting, conducts workshops , fund raising and mentoring students for FoC since 2003. With the task of managing the day to day running of FoC, Vani has continued to sustain her enthusiasm in every project FoC undertakes, with  firm commitment.

Regional Volunteers

A strong network of regional volunteers forms the backbone of FoC's sustained growth. Every group of twenty sponsored students has a volunteer, entrusted with managing their requirements and needs. Most of our rural volunteers are college lecturers who understand the urgency of a good education and locate deserving candidates for sponsorship.
In Pune city, we have a large network of professionals from various corporates who willingly spare their weekends to mentor students and help in the running of FoC .