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 got introduced to the MRA in mid April by one of our family friend. I had given my 10th and I had nothing to do in the holidays. So I needed something different to counter my boredom. As s...

Vedang - Pune, Maharashtra

Hello! The journey began in 2016, when a family friend told about me about LMAD. At that time, my relationship with my family and friends was ruined.My family loved me, cared for me and fulfilled...

Nikhil Panjwani - Katni, Madhya Pradesh

I have been associated with this idea since childhood. And maybe this is something I have got by birth. There are little things which have changed my life. It maybe the change for giving happiness...

Ritika Chaudhary - Satara, Maharashtra

I am Sachin Agrawal from Nuapada District, Odisha. I work as a Software engineer with TCS and I live in Andheri, Mumbai. I came to know about IofC in 2006, when I was involved in a teaching the un...

Sachin Agrawal - Nuapada, Odisha

I was introduced to LMAD, at a very crucial stage of my life when I turned 19, in 2014 by my father Mr. Kiran Ghonsikar, working in one of a leading Italian MNCs in the country, who happened to vis...

Kedar Kiran Ghonsikar - Pune, Maharashtra

The very first time I came across LMAD was in the year 2009 at Regional Conference in Jamshedpur which later translated me into coming for National Youth Conference 2012. Back then in 2012, I was ...

Simran Singh - Jamshedpur, Jharkhand