Prarthana Kaul

Prarthana Kaul

Co-Founder and Managing Trustee

Prarthana Kaul is Co-Founder of GiftAbled, a social enterprise that strives to create an ecosystem of like-minded individuals to collectively build an inclusive society. Prior to GiftAbled, Prarthana worked with IBM and iVolunteer. She is known as a cause marketer, is a motivational trainer and has been a consultant in the space of disability inclusion to many multinational organisations. Prarthana, has conducted numerous sensitisation workshops on evolving as Disability Confident company, Sign language, Braille, Volunteer Management and Employee engagement across India. She has engaged with 7,000 plus volunteers and 100 Non-Profits across country on various causes. Additionally, she has been invited by reputed institutes like IIT Chennai, TISS Mumbai and Hyderabad, NMIMS, IIM Bangalore, etc, to speak on Inclusion of People with Disabilities. Her efforts and contribution towards the empowerment of People with Disabilities, has won her various awards and accolades, including: Social Entrepreneur of the Year by Namma Bengaluru Foundation (2015), Highest fund raiser during TCS World 10K Run 2015, raising awareness and money for 16 NGOs. Community Service Award by Rotary Bangalore Centennial (2017), Best Social Entrepreneur Award by Hand in Hand (2018), Top 3 social enterprise in the country by IIM Calcutta as part of Tata Social Enterprise Challenge. She has also served as a Board Member of non-profit entities like Om Ashram and was a life skill trainer for students of Cheshire Home.