YouthDay2016_UNWomen_YoungWomensLeadershipEventUNHQ__LB_1646_1_675x450Dr. Shruti Kapoor – Founder and President

Shaken by the horrific gang rape in Delhi 2012 that caught the attention of the global news media, Dr. Shruti Kapoor founded Sayfty in June 2013  to educate and empower women and girls of India against all forms of violence. The initiative aims at creating awareness of laws and legal rights, dialogue around women’s safety. In 2015, Sayfty was awarded the People’s Choice Award by Femverstising, and won a State recognition award by the UP government in India for the organization’s work on safety and education of girls. In 2015 also, Dr. Kapoor was awarded the Rex Karamveer fellowship, “to share impactful ideas for action and transform lives through projects and ideas of hope,” and was awarded “Woman of the Year.” Read more about our Founder

Meet the People Helping Transform Sayfty’s Initiatives into Action

Kavita Chintapalli
Social Media Consultant
Kavita is a social media manager with experience in leveraging Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and other social media sites to interact with communities and share quality content to further organizations’ goals. She also acts as a social media consultant for Sayfty and hosts #SayftyChat monthly. In her spare time, Kavita blogs about social media and marketing on her self-hosted and managed website,
Kunal Parmar
Graphic Designer
Kunal Parmar holds a degree in Mass Media with Advertising as a specialization from the University of Mumbai. He currently works as a Graphic Designer for Sayfty. Being interested in Social issues, he creates hard hitting visualized content. Having decent knowledge about the on - goings in the industry, he wishes to be a companion for Sayfty in their long run and enhance the initiative thereby!
Krishnapriya Nair
Sayftychat Host
Krishnapriya is a HR professional with global experience and an ardent blogger. An alumnus of Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, she currently hosts #SayftyChat monthly. She deeply cares about the issues of gender equality and women empowerment and tries to do her bit towards the cause within her social circles.
Kaitlyn Brennan
Kaitlyn (Katy) Brennan is a high school student and teenage activist. She fights for equal rights for everyone. You can find more of her writing on The Mighty and The Odyssey
Kshitee Mane
Kshitee Mane. Studying commerce in HR college of commerce and economics. Dance graduate from Shiamak Davar International. Performing artist at Hormuzd Khambatta’s company.
Tahiya Islam
Social Media Intern
Tahiya is doing her Masters’ in Pharmacology and Toxicology in Universiti Putra Malaysia. She believes in a society where equality is considered as the strongest pillar of all. She is passionate about writing and she has a knack for public speaking as well. With Sayfty, she wants to be part of a social change against the regressive attitudes towards women in all aspects.
Subuhi Safvi
Sayftychat Host
Subuhi has worked with think tanks researching issues relating to women and development. She likes to blog and spend time pampering her two dogs.
Sayfty works with weekly volunteers from all over the world who help us spread awareness via our #VoiceOfTheWeek Twitter program. If you would like to apply for our VoiceOfTheWeek program please use the sign up form on the page above.