Ms. Aarati Savur is the CEO of Parisar Asha – Centre for Educational Research and Training , is a passionate educationist, an artist ,motivational speaker and a life coach . Parisar Asha is a Mumbai based not- for- profit Organisation that supports schools to provide a joyful 21st century learning system integrating the environment and art.
She has a rich experience of 26 years in the field of education and the corporate world. Acceding to the wish of founder director of Parisar Asha, Ms Gloria de Souza, Aarti left her flourishing corporate career and rejoined Parisar Asha as CEO in 2013. She has a Masters degree in Science -Botany as well as MA in Drawing and Painting. She strongly believes that to bring about a positive change in the society, there is an immediate need to bring about continuous innovation in the education system. In the last few years she has brought about many positive changes in the organisation and in the society at large through various innovative projects, such as Eco-tech World School Program , Free parenting helpline, innovative workshops for students, teachers and parents for a sustainable tomorrow.
In the last 8years these programs benefited approximately 2 lakh students, 2 lakh families and more than10,000 teachers. She has been also conducting workshops globally. During the pandemic, their Toll free helpline was extended to Covid relief. Parisar Asha started many free online initiatives to continue education for the lower income group students such as free Spoken English classes, study circle, art and theatre enrichment, reading club etc. She also introduced special webinars on mental health which was crucial, Such as Ask the expert- Thursday series on Facebook and Youtube
Ms. Savur dons many feathers in her illustrious cap.
She was a member of Experts resource for the Board of NCERT Art and Aesthetics department. She was involved in creating and rolling our teacher’s training package in MA in Arts integration for NCERT.
She is a member of Anti sexual harassment committee for women and children for
1.Maharashtra Police State Intelligence department
2.Thadumal Shahani Engineering college, Bandra
She is also the executive chairman of the ‘Womens’ Movement for Peace and Prosperity’ (WMPP) initiated by the Times group.
She is on the advisory board of Global Chambers, Mumbai chapter. Member of BNI and Lions Club .
Not surprisingly, she has been specially lauded by many institutions for her work.
Recently she has been selected by SME Global Business as one of the top 100 Global Women Leaders. She has been also honoured by Jamnalal Bajaj Management Institute with ‘Leadership award. She has won many national and international awards including Femina World Women super Achievers Award
Under her leadership Parisar Asha has won many prestigious awards
1. ‘Reimagine Learning Challenge Pacesetter’ by Lego foundation and Ashoka Changemakers
2. Global NGO Award 2016 by the world CSR congress for outstanding contribution in education for sustainability
3.’The Global giving award’ in the category – Innovation in Education, at Dubai
4India Sustainability Leadership Award – Certificate of merit
She also has a blogspot: Aartytude
Parisar Asha under her leadership was able to support underprivileged education in the testing times of Pandemic and also provide free mental health support to millions of families. join hand with Parisar Asha to help lakhs of children in India who are stuck at home and deprived of joyful education due to Pandemic. Visit www.parisarasha.com
Meet Mumbai Social entrepreneur Ms. Aarti Savur and CEO of Prisha Asha, shares professional journey with Hello Mumbai News