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1GEN Academy is a team of passionate individuals committed to helping social changemakers turn their vision into reality. We turn our partner’s social impact mission into our goal and help them solve the complex issues faced by today’s world. Once we onboard our partners, their ideas are incubated and grown at 1GEN Academy. As catalysts, we closely work with our partners to understand the positive change they wish to bring to the world and provide them with the tools and support to help them reach a wider audience.

Our Projects

The journey started with a documentary about an inspiring homemaker Uma Mani who fell in love with Corals underwater. Her experience led her to discover the effect of climate change on corals and the urgency to protect them. The project started to revive the blue heart of our planet, for which they created awareness and built youth ambassadors using the medium of cinema and other art forms.

Scuba Diver in Reef

SHE Stands for  SANITATION, HYGIENE, and EDUCATION. The fundamental goal of this initiative was to have access to better sanitation and safer toilets in the government schools of Bengaluru and other parts of India. 


Project Origin has always been the soul of 1GEN and has focused on developing the 5C’s- Creativity, Critical thinking, Collaboration, compassion, and communication. We aim to create a learning environment for children using 21st-century techniques, enabling them to learn skills needed in today's time and mobilize the youth for Sustainable development growth. We have co-created lesson plans and digital strategies for the students to enable learning from anywhere.

Little Boy Standing Portrait

Voices4Change is a grassroots organization whose goal is to raise awareness of the risks of intimate partner violence during pregnancy, elevate the voices of survivors, and end intimate partner homicide.

Women wearing white looking in camera at the top angle
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