Give a man to fish, you feed him for a day. Teach him how to fish, you feed him for a lifetime. Teach him to market the catch, you have created a productive entrepreneur!! What if you replace NGO professionals in place of a man ? What would we get ? A facilitating environment to support… Continue reading Thank You!
Protik is an Electrical Engineer and a MBA from Coventry University, UK. He is passionate about his work which does not only entail his professional commitments but also his social engagements. Protik is currently managing Godrej Properties’ facility management portfolio for Kolkata. He has about 10 years of work experience including an international stint at… Continue reading Volunteering has enrich my life! Says Protik Basu
What do you do when you get a team of interns bigger than a cricket team, merely 18 years old and barely a year into their undergraduate course ? How about encouraging them to volunteer creatively with communities – children, differently abled and experience the working of different social organizations ? It all started with… Continue reading And then there were 12!
As I held the permission letter in hand I didn’t know what to think, feel or say! That was it. All the brainstorming, efforts for quick fix solutions, assimilating previous year’s progress report, listing of nearby government schools paid off.. If only I could read the letter and rejoice! Yes, being illiterate in the local… Continue reading When persistent knocking opens the door…
Today we share with you special volunteering reflection… Goutam Chanda, he takes interest in conducting workshops, interacting with youths. He comes with a reach experience; feedback on his ways has been very impressive. Here he shares his experiences as a volunteer… My blog…Goutam Chanda In the Seva Kendra Calcutta Livelihood Center, a bright group of… Continue reading Volunteering Reflection: Gautam Chanda
“Everybody can be great because anybody can serve… You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love. And you can be that servant.” — Martin Luther King, Jr. Post 1 week long celebration, 38 projects, collaboration with more then 15 NGOs in 7 cities, contribution from 1460 volunteers and reaching out… Continue reading New Season, New Reason to Celebrate Volunteering #DaanUtsav 2016
Hello my name is Ashwika Agarwal and I am persuading Bachelors in Media Science. I have been into social working for now 5 years and want to bring change and more happiness into this world. The iVolunteer – Orientation Session for Volunteers at ILEAD was much more than I had expected it to be. I thought the session to be a… Continue reading I believe – “Skills Can Change Lives”