Xavier Aguilo, Spanish Volunteer

Xavier Aguilo, Spanish Volunteer

“I spent two months at CCDT’s centres teaching English to the boys. The children were so warm, dynamic and loving that soon a big connection grew between us. They were so open with me and shared all their concerns. We worked together on making them feel more...
Run for CCDT!

Run for CCDT!

We’re raising funds to support our community health program for families affected or infected by HIV/AIDS that currently covers all wards of Mumbai. Support our work and run for CCDT this year at the Tata Mumbai Marathon (TMM) 2018. We have bibs available in the...
The first few years…are forever

The first few years…are forever

The first 1,000 days — the period during a women’s pregnancy and the child’s first two years of life — represent a crucial window of opportunity to prevent malnutrition. Since 2014, CCDT’s Urban Nutrition Initiative has worked to reduce malnutrition by reaching out to...
Giving each child a great start in life

Giving each child a great start in life

The evidence for exclusive breastfeeding starting at birth as the basis of early childhood development is indisputable — babies fed exclusively on breast milk for at least the first 6 months have the best chance of thriving through childhood and adolescence. Sadly,...
Notes from the Founder

Notes from the Founder

The celebration of CCDT’s silver jubilee year is also an opportunity for us to stop, think and look back on our journey of the past 25 years. We started in 1990, with communities that were hitherto not even visited, with people that lived on the fringes, devoid of...