Human Development Centre Trust – Managing Trustees
MR. JEHANGIR RUSTOM AFSHARI
B. Com., Diploma in Special Education
PRESIDENT – Human Development Centre Trust
DIRECTOR – Little Angels School
His philosophy …..
“ For what shall it profit a man, if he shall gain the whole world, but lose his soul ? “
Mr. Jehangir R. Afshari, Director of Little Angels School, left a high-profile job to help children with special needs. He startled all his friends when he joined a Special Educators’ course to learn how to run a school and its function, especially when it comes to helping children with special needs. In Sept 04 ,2000 he started Human Development Centre (Vocational) for adults above 21+ in Santa Cruz, Mumbai, His dream came true In June 2002 when he set up Little Angels School (run and managed by Human Development Centre Trust). Starting out with just 01 classroom, 12 students and 4 teachers. Today the school has 147 students, 51 staff and 09 classrooms. In the year 2005, he established Little Angels Kingdom in Lonavala (a home away from home) which is a training centre where the children are taken for days or weeks depending upon the child’s functioning level.
MR. VIRAF HANSOTIA
GENERAL SECRETARY – Human Development Centre Trust
Mr. Viraf Hansotia is a businessman in Mumbai having a daughter with cerebral palsy, studying in Little Angels School.
MR. FIRDAUS TARACHAND
TREASURER – Human Development Centre Trust
Mr. Firdaus Tarachand a Chartered Accountant. He is currently positioned as Chief Financial Officer of Medley Pharmaceuticals Ltd
MS. ROXANA PARELWALA
CO-TREASURER – Human Development Centre Trust
Ms. Roxana Parelwala is currently the Principal of Dadar Parsi Youths Assembly High School.