Celebrating World Rat Day - April 4, 2022

Apr 05, 2022 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Deepalaya Library, Okhla, New Delhi

The children from Deepalaya Library, Okhla, New Delhi deep-dived into the curious yet mischievous world of rats and learned about how humans could could avoid rats into their homes by keeping them clean and thereby not hurt them; how they could co-exist, of course without becoming a nuisance to each other. This was done through reading activities, dramatics, storytelling and watching the Walt Disney movie, Ratatouille.


Compassionate Hearts Program at Sanjay Camp

Apr 02, 2022 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Sanjay Camp, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi

Project Poshan of NSS-SVC in collaboration with Straw India, an animal welfare NGO that creates awareness about various animal welfare issues among school children and college students, organized a program to sensitize the children of Sanjay Camp on the topic understanding the body language of dogs.


Compassionate Neighborhood Program

Feb 22, 2022 @ 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Online Webinar Session, Golden Palms, Sector 128, NOIDA, UP

STRAW India conducted two humane education programs called "Compassionate Neighborhood" for the children residing at the Golden Palms, Sector 128, Noida. the topic was "Keeping Safe and Recognizing Body Language of Dogs." This program was conducted in association with the Resident Welfare Association (RWA) of the group of Apartments.


India for Animals Conference

Jan 29, 2022 @ 9:00 AM - Jan 30, 2022 @ 5:30 PM Virtual, Vurtual

Our Co-Founder, Ms Vasanthi Kumar was invited to speak at the India for Animals Conference (IFA) 2022, which is an extension of FIAPO’s work to strengthen the animal protection movement in the country. India for Animals 2022 was a virtual conference, held on 29 & 30th January 2022 with an estimated participation of 1,000 people whose hearts beat for animals.


STRAW India Participates in a Panel Discussion (Space for All Creatures Great and Small) by All India Radio (AIR), New Delhi

Jan 11, 2022 @ 9:00 PM - 9:30 PM Akashvani Bhawan, New Delhi, pace for All Creatures Great and Small - a panel discussion conducted by the All India Radio (AIR), New Delhi

The All India Radio (Akashvani_AIR), on the occasion of Animal Welfare Fortnight (14.01.2022 to 31.01.2022), conducted a panel discussion which was broadcasted on their national broadcast program, "Space for All Creatures Great and Small." The panelists included three organizations, STRAW India, All Creatures Great and Small and Woof Yums.


World Animal Day Celebration with 500+ School Students

Oct 04, 2021 @ 9:00 AM - Oct 30, 2021 @ 6:00 PM Online Webinars, Online Webinars

STRAW India, an NGO that works on sowing seeds of compassion by instilling in children a love for animals through their Stories of Kindness Session recently conducted a series of webinar workshops for around 500 children from different schools. Schools that participated include: 1. The British School, New Delhi 2. The Delhi World Public School, NOIDA 3. Canadian International School, Bangalore 4. St Anthony’s, New Delhi 5. Paul George Global School, New Delhi


Bridging the Gap Between Animals and Humans - Webinar for Team SCANOVA, Chandigarh

Oct 01, 2021 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Online Webinar cum Workshop, Online Webinar cum Workshop

On 1st October 2020, STRAW was invited by SCANOVA ( to do a webinar which was part of their monthly "Learning and Development" session. STRAW India created a beautiful and calming virtual event for Team SCANOVA on the topic, "Bridging the Gap Between Animals and Humans." During this webinar, definitely one aspect came right through and that is - there is one language that both animals and humans have in common and that is the language of LOVE.


Compassionate Moms

Jun 26, 2021 @ 4:00 AM - 5:30 AM Online, Online

World Animal Protection - India, in collaboration with STRAW India conducted a webinar on the topic titled, "Compassionate Moms." This was about being kind to animals by adopting a plant based diet. This was followed up by a presentation by our founder, Vasanthi Kumar on the topic, "Nurturing Kind Kinds."


Asia for Animals Conference - 2022

Apr 24, 2021 @ 9:00 AM - Apr 25, 2021 @ 5:30 PM Virtual, Virtual


Women Achiever's Award

Mar 08, 2021 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Vasant Kunj, New Delhi

Our Co-Founder Ms. Vasanthi Kumar was awarded the Women Achiever's Award 2021 On International Women's Day 2021


About Us

Stray Relief and Animal Welfare (STRAW) India is a registered nonprofit/non-government organization and its focus is summed up in its motto, Animal Welfare through Education. It promotes empathy and compassion for all living beings and care for the environment by educating young people through its humane education programs and workshops.


Stray Relief and Animal Welfare (STRAW)
4th Floor, D2/2303, Vasant Kunj
New Delhi, INDIA
PIN: 110070
Email: [email protected]

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