We are thrilled to share with you a heartwarming success story that exemplifies the spirit of resilience, determination, and support. Today, we celebrate the journey of Rajesh, a talented powerlifter who has made India proud on the international stage. At HWARF, our mission is to empower individuals and uplift communities through various initiatives. One such initiative was supporting Rajesh in his pursuit of excellence as a powerlifter. Though our financial contribution may have been modest, our belief in his potential and our unwavering commitment to his dreams compelled us to provide the encouragement and backing he needed to move forward. Rajesh faced numerous challenges along the way, but his passion for powerlifting and his unwavering dedication propelled him forward. With countless hours of training, sacrifices, and an unbreakable spirit, he defied the odds and emerged as a rising star in the powerlifting world. Despite limited resources, we believed that Rajesh deserved every opportunity to showcase his talent on a global platform. We encouraged him to pursue a crucial competition in Hong Kong, and he courageously embraced the challenge. His decision to seize this opportunity, fueled by determination and the belief that he could make a difference, has had a profound impact not only on his own life but also on the perception of Indian athletes on an international level. The journey serves as an inspiration to all of us. It reminds us that success is not solely measured by financial support but by the unwavering commitment to one's goals and the resilience to overcome obstacles. We are immensely proud to have played a small part in his remarkable journey. Let us all celebrate the indomitable spirit of Mr. Rajesh Lanjrekar.
At HWARF, one of our goals is to make Mumbai a safer, healthier, and fairer place for Women. organized cycle ride on 6th March 2016 in order in drawing attention to Safety & Security for girls and women. Hon. Mayor of Mumbai Ms. Snehal Ambekar was present at the event and also shared the message of Women’s Empowerment and Healthy Living. Primarily, personal safety has become an issue of importance for everyone, but especially for girls and women, we see a lot of gaps. Our Aim is to encourage the advancement of security for girls and women in all fields.
Natasha Pradhan’s inclination towards body building and passion to achieve her goal pushed us to move one step ahead & to come forward in support of Natasha. She belongs to a poor family and having an advantage of good physique and trained in Martial Arts, her desire was to make India proud.Natasha Pradhan who is competing for Maharashtra in woman Body Building Championship needed financial support to fulfill her diet expenses.Indian Body Building Federation (IBBF) affiliated to Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports (Government of India) organized Selection Trials for The Asian and World Championship on 30th -31st July 2015@Vizag. She accepted the challenge that has lead her into the abrasive male dominated world of body building, knowing that it would not be a cake walk. The only willingness to push her hard is the fire to earn respect and live with the dignity among all. The road ahead was not smooth, being a women, the male dominating fitness world does not eye upon this career with much respect. However, Natasha has a “Dare to achieve her Goal”. She is preparing for the Maharashtra state Selection Competition and will surely bring honor to our society setting a great example for all women. HWARF has decided to motivate her and stand besides her.
Our NGO organized “The Ultimate Cycle Ride 2015” on 8th March 2015. It was a 44 km ride starting from BKC, Bandra to Trident Hotel, Nariman Point, and back via the same route. Noted Bollywood actress Isha Koppikar gave the message to the citizens and cyclists to give way to ambulances during medical emergencies. 40 BVG ambulances were deployed at the route with informative banners to draw attention and to spread the message of "Make Way for Ambulance".
“The Ultimate Cycle Ride 2014” was organized on 30th march 2014 at Carter Road, Bandra. It was a 44 km ride starting from Carter Road, Bandra to Trident Hotel, Nariman Point and back via same route. More than 250 cyclist participated in the ride and helped in making it successful.
“The Ultimate Cycle Ride 2012” was organized on 26th February 2012 at Carter Road, Bandra to support healthy living. It was a 44 km ride starting from Carter Road, Bandra to Trident Hotel, Nariman Point, and back via the same route, in order to draw awareness among the citizens about the importance of cycling and the environment.