Manish Patel

22 – Varanasi

What Are You Most Passionate About?

Being part of a social cause and contributing towards a shared vision.

Who Is Your Hero? Why?

Mahatma Gandhi. He was a true follower and believer of non-violence. In spite of being the Father of our nation, he lived a simple humble life. He was a patriot who not only stood strong and fought for our country’s freedom but also led others to fight for freedom in a peaceful manner.

What Is Your Favorite Sound?

Classical music.

What Project Would A Laptop Help You With?

I am currently doing a correspondence course for a bachelor’s degree in social work. As I’m working towards my degree, I do volunteer work at SARC (Social Action for Rural Community). I help with administrative processes such as documentation. As you can see I also help out in the classroom from time to time!

How Would A Laptop Help You?

A laptop would be a great boon to both my college education and my volunteer work. After I obtain my bachelor’s degree I intend to continue on to a master’s degree so that I can become a permanent, fully fledged part of team SARC.

What do you love about this project?

I love the feeling of working towards a goal, for the greater good. I hope that one day my studies allow me to have a significant impact on my community.

What Languages do you speak?

Hindi & English.

Given a choice, would you prefer a Mac or PC?