Let’s Be The Change

Let’s Be The Change

Founder: Anirudh S Dutt

Background: Engineer; ran a voluntary organization at the age of 18.

Let’s Be The Change focuses on creating a cleaner and greener city through better waste management, in collaboration with the communities and the government.

Learn more: letsbethechange.in

The Solution
Let’s Be The Change (LBTC) helps restore and sustain cleanliness in Bengaluru through eradicating garbage dumps and enabling the residents towards achieving a cleaner and greener environment. In a quest to make citizens active stakeholders, LBTC runs a number of volunteer-driven events throughout the year, including cleanliness drives, awareness programmes, spot fixes, pet adoption drives, and so on. They function as an effective bridge between BBMP and the Citizens.

Areas of FocusSanitation; Urban Development

Geographical Reach: Bengaluru, Karnataka

Impact*
  • 75+ events
  • 100+ wards cleaned, 400+ garbage dumps fixed
  • 5000+ registered volunteers
  • 6200 volunteers engaged, 40,000+ volunteer hours
  • 100,000 citizens impacted

Achievements Youth Ambassador at BBMP; Young Achiever Award by TV Show ‘Weekend with Ramesh’.

*As of April 2020