Sad but true, when we approached Indian movie stars to support and endorse the Rock against Poverty initiative to fight poverty and climate change, their response implied “only if money is paid”…….So, we went to the streets and found some real celebrities – poor children of poverty – who did the ribbon cutting and casted the first one dollar into the drive.

Cheering on were the Honorable Sheriff of Calcutta, a prominent journalist and first citizen of Calcutta (second to the Mayor), and, Honorable Sunil Kanti Kar, Honourable Consul to Suriname, a prominent environmentalist and historian.