Corporate Social Responsibility · Employee Volunteering · Volunteering

The ‘Big Heart’ of Volunteering

Yesterday, I had the chance to witness the Annual day of Ashwini Charitable Trust (ACT) , a non governmental organization that educates and empowers underprivileged children from urban slums in Bangalore. Not just any annual day but their 15th Annual Day…15 years of service in Bangalore started with 9 children and currently supporting 300+ through their programme.… Continue reading The ‘Big Heart’ of Volunteering

Corporate Social Responsibility

I have realized that you can still help by volunteering from home!!! – Akila

 Please tell us something about yourself: I am Akila, a software engineer by profession. I got introduced to volunteering through  my software field. I have been volunteering for almost 4 years now.  Can you tell us why you decided to volunteer with Makkala Jagriti? I was earlier visiting the NGO’s directly for my volunteering work.… Continue reading I have realized that you can still help by volunteering from home!!! – Akila

GYAN

10 tips I learnt on Social Media Marketing for NGOs

I recently had the opportunity to organize (and learn) from the recent GYAN session on ‘Social Media Marketing’ at Bangalore after which I was convinced that NGOs and social enterprises need to use social media tools like facebook, twitter, blog etc more effectively. Alister D’Monte and Aditi Devanathan from Milaap shared their experience and practical… Continue reading 10 tips I learnt on Social Media Marketing for NGOs