“The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention.”– Oscar Wilde Across the world, 5th December is observed as the International Volunteer Day, which offers an opportunity for volunteer-involving organizations and individual volunteers to promote volunteerism at local, national and international level. International Volunteer Day is a chance for individual volunteers, communities… Continue reading INTERNATIONAL VOLUNTEER DAY!
Communications Team | Dec 03, 2019 | 3 Min. Read A head full of dreams has no space for fears! Indians always been known as hard workers and people with never- say -die attitude. This International Day of Disabled People, iVolunteer salutes some of the exceptional achievers and is happy to share their stories. These… Continue reading Disability Is A Matter Of Perception | These 5 Indians Will Tell You Why!
When one thinks of giving back to their community, or to a social cause, the first thought is that of giving in kind or in currency. Time is usually not so quickly thought of as an option. However, its increasingly evident that if time is harnessed well, can do wonders to create a much more caring… Continue reading Rethinking Volunteering- from transactional to transformational
The Sikkim Himalayan Academy is a small school nestled on the Hills in Buriakhop, a little village up in West Sikkim.I returned with a few friends a few weeks ago, having volunteered there for a week. As in most instances, the immediate response or recounting of an experience soon after it has occurred tends to… Continue reading I JUST BECAME A BETTER VOLUNTEER !!!
Suddenly one evening I receive a text message from my Director Shalabh asking me to represent iVolunteer for a youth conclave called Vidh-Youth organised by Centre for Social Action(CSA) at CHRIST (Deemed to be University), Bangalore. “Vidh-Youth is a conclave that aims to bring together students from different educational institutions in Bangalore who actively engage… Continue reading Mechanism of Encouraging Volunteering Among Youth @ Vidh-Youth, CHRIST College
This International Volunteer Day, an army of photographers from Picture Perfect Moments gathered at Topsia Canal Side to capture the miseries, tragedies and hardships these rag pickers have to undergo every day. Members of the team also largely interacted with these persons and interviewed them for a better understanding of their lives. PPM for society was a resourceful… Continue reading Life through the Lens!
The definition of volunteering can be summed up in one line – using your skills to impact the social sector. How difficult is it? The answer to this question is best explained below. A small boy notices a consumed plastic bottle floating in the middle of the pond. In flash, his mother’s lessons appear before… Continue reading Volunteer’s Boat of Confidence