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

LMAD was something I never knew about up untill one of my friend Karan forced me to be the part of National youth conference 2015. And now since I wasn't aware of anything about the conference and...

Nitin Jain - Indore, Madhya Pradesh

About Deepali Thakkar I am Deepali from Nagpur. I am a lawyer by profession practicing in Nagpur High Court. I was introduced to the concept of MRA in the year 2014 by my brother. Deepali Thakkar...

Deepali Thakkar - Nagpur, Maharashtra

Change is the reality of life -This was only a caption for me before I came panchgani for 8 days youth conference. I discussed about this conference with my cousin who is been attending this confer...

Karanveer Singh - Sagar, Madhya Pradesh

If you would have seen me the first time, I came for the youth camp in May 1997 and now, you would definitely be shocked. I used to be an extremely shy, introvert, reserve young kid who used to spe...

Raghu Raj Murmu - Jamshedpur, Jharkhand

When I was in my late teens i was awestruck when i saw some of the amazing pictures of my friends at LMAD on social media and wished to visit the place and have a great vacation. But later the same...

Vishwam Thakar - Nagpur, Maharashtra

Nisreen Baramatiwala's Story of Change I wasn't aware of how a National Youth Conference like Lmad - Lets Make A Difference could change lives, until I felt an immense change in my niece Zainab, w...

Nisreen Baramatiwala - Baramati, Maharashtra