IFA believes that everyone can make a difference - a faith bolstered by the overwhelming support for our initiative - Friends of IFA. This initiative, which starts at a donation of Rs 3500 a year, now has over 500 Friends, and has raised over Rs 4 Crore in the last 7 years. Their unwavering support and continued contributions of time and effort strengthens our commitment to the arts and reiterates our belief that 'Small is Powerful'.
Small interventions change people’s lives
– Sunil Shanbag, Theatre Director
Sunil Shanbag, Theatre Director and an IFA Grantee, shares how small interventions change people’s lives, in the arts. Like simple acts in the arts make a difference, Sunil talks about the transformation that a small contribution can bring - not only to the lives of the artists, but also for the community that benefits from the arts.
Naseeruddin Shah and Ratna Pathak Shah
You don't have to be a king or a state to support the arts
– Ratna Pathak Shah, Actor