Mr. Sarvesh Kumar Tiwari is a known philanthropist and compassionate social activist. Imbued with compassion and a spirit of service towards underprivileged section of society, Mr. Tiwari has been at the forefront in supporting various social upliftment programmes. Whether it has been through driving CSR activities of the organizations he has been attached to or working in his individual capacity, Mr. Tiwari has tried to address social issues.
Embracing those in pain has been the nature of Mr. Tiwari, he has been actively working to address the issues faced by specially-abled people, migrants and the families of martyrs. Gender discrimination is another issue that is close to his heart and he has been on the forefront of activities that supports the distressed.
A communications & media expert by profession he understands the need of communication and role of media in bringing social change. Starting off his career with prominent media houses Mr. Tiwari chose to work in the communications sector. While working with the corporate communications wing of infrastructure organizations he assured that CSR activities were carried out on a regular basis and became an unalienable practice.
During his stint with DMRC, Mr. Tiwari was entrusted with the responsibility of Stakeholder Management. As a compassionate person he was moved by the plight of people who lost their homes. He resolved to establish a model code for relocation & rehabilitation; it was accepted and appreciated by the top management. The successful implementation of this relocation and rehabilitation program made him the most sought after stakeholder management professional.
The fact that the headquarters of the organization he is associated with was inaugurated by special children from ‘Upasana Special School’, speaks volumes about his approach towards life. He has time and again tried to share joy with the marginalized, and had been celebrating anniversaries and other merry occasions with the physically and mentally challenged orphans at Deepashram. Concerned about their well-being, Mr. Tiwari stepped in to facilitate their lunch all round the year.
Moved by the sacrifice of armed force personnel in the Uri attack Mr. Tiwari adopted the family of Sunil Kumar Vidyarthi and has taken the responsibility to fund the education of his children. Ever since, he has been vocal about providing support to the martyrs. He is doing his best in reaching out to families of deceased personnel and helps them by getting their voices heard.
Mr. Sarvesh Tiwari has actively championed the cause of justice for Nirbhaya- the victim of infamous Delhi assault case of December 2012. He is actively working to bridge gender discrimination and was invited by Nirbhaya’s parents to take the responsibility of being the General Secretary of Nirbhaya Jyoti Trust (an organization founded by Nirbhaya’s parents Ms. Asha Devi and Mr. Badri Nath that helps women in distress).
Rise Always Welfare Society-an NGO run by him has been actively addressing the issues of migrant workers. Apart from solving individual issues, the NGO organizes cloth donation drives every winter to help the poor migrants in bracing the cold weather of Delhi-NCR.
Relying on the proverb, ‘the pen is mightier than the sword’, Mr. Tiwari has been using his acumen as a social commentator through various mediums including newspapers and journals. Raising his voice against social anomalies, his articles appear in prominent newspapers and journals like The Economic Times, Hindustan Times, Times of India, Outlook, Navbharat Times, Dainik Jagran, Prabhat Khabar. An Editor of fortnightly magazine ‘Delhi News Track’ and ‘Double Helical’ magazine; he has also authored books on social issues. He has been awarded by the Health Minister of Malaysia in recognition of the work done in social welfare.