A group of friends (the Sunbird team) bands together to build bridges between people in North East India and their countrymen elsewhere in the country. The first youngsters from Mizoram are extended interest free loans.
North East Free Loan Scholarship scheme for undergraduate students is formally launched through a non-profit, Maria Seva Sangha (MSS), Bangalore
North East India “Sponsor a Child” scheme is launched.
Sunbird begins operations in Nagaland with sponsorship of 25 children in Angangba Village of Tuensang District.
In an endeavour to provide access to education, Sunbird Friendship Hostel is built at Ijeirong Village (Tamenglong District of Manipur) for children of 14 neighbouring villages.
Muvanlai Village Nursery School is built and inaugurated at Muvanlai (Churachandpur District of Manipur).
Sunbird extends Sponsor a Child Scheme to Assam (Majuli Island) for the first time.
Sunbird institutes a basic Nutrition Scheme in Manipur and Assam.
First “Enabling Centre” inaugurated at Ijeirong Village in Manipur. Two Community Halls built under aegis of Assam Rifles at Muirei and Muvanlai.
Sunbird Trust formally registered at Bangalore on 11 Dec 2014
Number of sponsored children under “Sponsor A Child” scheme crosses 300 for the first time.