Sunny Verma

Sunny belongs to the hill state of Uttarakhand. He is an Arts graduate with a specialisation in Information Technology. He gave up an IT job with a multinational company in Delhi to pursue his dream of contributing towards making a positive social change. His first volunteering experience took place in 1999, when he became a part of Swechha’s ‘We For Quake’ campaign, through which young people raised money for the earthquake survivors of Chamoli, Uttaranchal. Since then, he has been involved in various other movements like the Bhopal campaign and Narmada Bachao Andolan.¬†Smooth administration, adequate liassoning, overall coordination and effective resource management are some of the tasks he efficiently handles at Swechha.Since joining Swechha’s core team in 2006, he has been involved in the organisation of Yamuna Yatras, Gram Anubhav and several other outreach trips that aim at sensitising people about important social and environmental issues.