R Senthil Kumar

32 – Varanasi

What Are You Most Passionate About?

I want my community to respect and uphold the rights of women and girls. We need humanity, self-respect and self-evaluation.

Who Is Your Hero? Why?

Mahatma Gandhi, a sincere devoted leader towards humanity, equality & women’s rights. He showed the power of non-violence.

What Is Your Favorite Sound?

Pleasant melodies — always helpful in a stressful, busy environment!

What Project Would A Laptop Help You With?

To help the community’s women through online vocational education, online counseling resources, legal help resources, etc.

Short Description Of Project

I run “Shakti Darshini,” a counseling center and “Shanti Dayini,” a shelter home for women and children who’ve faced violence. We are a women-empowerment project, building a voice against violence to women, or girl sexual abuse.

How Would A Laptop Help You?

It would help every day with preparing reports, presentations, records. It would help us maintain documents, and perform all-important data analysis. I would prefer a PC.

What Languages do you speak?

Hindi, Tamil, English

Laptopped By

Carol Solinger