Maya Bhardwaj


Maya Bhardwaj is a community organizer with Faith in New York, building local leadership to obtain affordable housing as well as living wages, criminal justice reform, and racial and social justice for our community in New York City. She has previously helped start an organizing firm fighting violence against women in her home country of India, organized on several election cycles throughout the US, and supported community health organizing in Cambodia, small holder farmer organizing in Argentina, and student organizing in France. She is also an avid world traveler and nomad, having traveled in over 30 countries, is passionate about collaborative art spaces in community activism, and hopes to complete her scuba diving divemaster certification very soon.

Resident Group: 
COR Cohort 5