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 am Shreeya Gandhi, a student of 4th year Architecture from Pune. I am associated with with LMAD and its principles since June 2012. I came as a participant for the first time in the National Yout...

Shreeya Gandhi - Pune, Maharashtra

Hi there, My name is Sarthak Miglani, from Pune. My cousin was a Coordinator at IofC-LMAD Youth Conferences. She referred me to come over here. At first I really didn't wanted to come ove...

Sarthak Miglani - Pune, Maharashtra

I vividly remember the summer of 2018. I was 16years old, my 12th boards exams were over and I felt like a free bird ready to fly higher in the open blue sky. That is what every teenager would thin...

Bharat Danao - Pune, Maharashtra

About Vineet Tanna I am Vineet Tanna, currently a 3rd year student pursuing my B.Tech from National Institute of Technology Durgapur. I am associated with LMAD and its principles since 2011. Vine...

Vineet Tanna - Mumbai, Maharashtra

About Aswini I am Aswini Mohapatra, from Puri, Odisha. I came to know about LMAD through one of its past participants, who organized a youth conference in Odisha in Dec-2003 in the college where I...

Aswini Mohapatra - Puri, Odisha

I came to this conference in 2016. My cousin always talked about MRA and this youth conference. So, in 2016, he brought me and few of our cousins to this Conference. At first I thought it would be...

Vaishali Raheja - Indore, Madhya Pradesh