Do you know that cancer is the second leading cause of death in the world? More than 100 types of cancer occur but the most common cancers that affect people of India are lung, breast, cervical, neck, brain and colorectal cancer. World Cancer Day is an initiative of the Union for International Cancer control (UICC), the largest…… Continue reading World Cancer Day Celebration-2020
Attending your first international conference is an amazing experience even though it may seems scary at first. However, this is an excellent opportunity to network and learn from the excellent work done by other people presenting at the conference. On November 10th, 2019, I have participated in Asia Pacific Regional conference Bangkok, Thailand organized by Good Deeds Day where…… Continue reading My First International Conference
Be a helpful friend, and you will become a green tree with always new fruit, always deeper journeys into love. -Rumi Panna is a town and a municipality in Panna district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. It is famous for its diamond mines. Malnutrition, as a major public health and nutrition challenge faced…… Continue reading First ever Volun-Touring to Panna
A brave, frank, clean-hearted, courageous and aspiring youth is the only foundation on which the future nation can be built. – Swami Vivekananda What would be the first thought that comes to your mind when I say a beach? The calmness of the cool breeze, the mystical sound of the waves, reviving childhood memories by…… Continue reading How iVolunteer celebrated National Youth Day 2020
“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!