Welcome to Initiatives of Change

We, a group of young people, are challenged by the idea of Initiatives of Change, IofC, because it inspires you to do what you feel is best for you. All you have to do is ask yourself in silence on what is good for you and how you can bring that change. That's where the process of change starts. Change yourself first, reform yourself and you will reform thousands. This idea appealed many of us and it has brought together young people from all over the country year after year.

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VISION

The vision is empowerment of ordinary youth into forces of change. We will work tirelessly to inspire young people who will play an important role in society; whose character is shaped by the universal values of honesty, love, unselfishness, purity and selfless service around the world. Such individuals will provide an alternative...

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ASIA PLATEAU

Nestling in the western hills of India and overlooking the Krishna Valley lies Asia Plateau, a centre for introspection and dialogue. Over the past five decades ordinary men and women of all classes, races and religions have experienced here, a change in attitude, motivation and behaviour causing ripples in their personal lives, families, workplaces, communities, and sometimes much beyond.

Asia Plateau is used for holding the training programmes and conferences of Initiatives of Change. Asia Plateau is a 68-acre campus situated at an altitude of 1,300 meters in Panchgani, just a 100 kms. away from Pune, and 248 km from Mumbai.

Stories of Change

I came to know about IofC LMAD when one of my father’s colleagues told us about it. I have always been excited when it comes to being a part of camps and when I checked IofC’s website, ...

Karan Kale - Pune, Maharashtra

When I look back into myself before the 1st of June 2018 I was nothing but a 18 year old teenage girl struggling with her own self, not knowing what I wanted, not knowing where I belonged and not h...

Gayatri Pingale - Pune, Maharashtra

I'm associated with the Let's Make A Difference conference since 2014, every time I step into Asia plateau, I get a pleasant and positive feeling. It really cannot be put into words. This feeling d...

Priya Ramchandani - Indore, Madhya Pradesh

Ankita Saraf's Story of Change I am Ankita Saraf from Prayagraj (Allahabad), Uttar Pradesh pursuing my Chartered Accountancy. 2011 was the turning point in my life when I went for the ‘Let&r...

Ankita Saraf - Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh

Right now, although being in the USA, I clearly remember, it was just the end of the 2 years of rigorous International Baccalaureate (IB) program towards the end of May, as most awaited vacation wa...

Ishan Modi - Ankleshwar, Gujarat

There at the reception, it all started. I was accompanied by my Mom and Naniji. When they took us to lunch, my mom was worried and asked for all the security precautions about the Youth Conference....

Shraddha More - Thane, Maharashtra