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Change in society needs to come from the grass root level

Change in society needs to come from the grass root level

Friday, April 15th, 2016

Mrs. Shobha has been involved with YFS for the last 1.5 years. She was a Political Science teacher in a Delhi school for almost 28 years. She moved to Bangalore in 2013 along with her husband, due to his health issues. After her husband’s sad demise in 2014, she was introduced to YFS by Paranjyothi, […]

Youth for Seva celebrates National Volunteering Week

Youth for Seva celebrates National Volunteering Week

Friday, January 29th, 2016

Namaste, Youth for Seva (YFS) partnered with India@75 (CII’s grassroot initiative) to mark and celebrate the 7 days from 18th-24th January as National Volunteering week. YFS chapters in Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Delhi hosted a variety of events ranging from drawing and sports competitions, field trips for the underprivileged, health checkup camps and green initiatives like […]

October 2015

Monday, December 14th, 2015
Annual Report 2014-15

Annual Report 2014-15

Monday, December 14th, 2015
YFS Annual Day 2015 - Celebrating the spirit of volunteering

YFS Annual Day 2015 – Celebrating the spirit of volunteering

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

Namaste, Over 300 volunteers attended the Annual day of Youth for Seva at Vijaya College in Bengaluru on August 23, 2015. The event was a great success as regular volunteers, full-time coordinators, winners of Yuva Chetna Awards for college students serving the society, members of partner NGOs and CSR heads of corporate partners came together to witness the […]

Annual Report 2013-14

Annual Report 2013-14

Sunday, December 14th, 2014
Launch of YFS in Kurnool

Launch of YFS in Kurnool

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Namaste, We are pleased to announce the launch of yet another YFS chapter in Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh. As a part of the first volunteering activity in Kurnool, 45 volunteers dedicated their time from 4am-10pm everyday from March 23-27, in serving devotees on their way to Srisailam. Every year, thousands of devotees tread their way to Srisailam on foot. […]

6 students coached by volunteers win NMMS Scholarship

6 students coached by volunteers win NMMS Scholarship

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014

Namaste,   YFS volunteers from Computers Associates (CA) coached students of Standard VIII, whose annual parental income is less than Rs 1.5 lakhs, for NMMS (National Means-cum-Merit Scholarship) talent examination. The scholarship provides INR 500/- per month for a period of 4 years, upon clearing the examination. The volunteers trained the students at ZPHS, Serilingampally […]

Chiguru 2014 - A day of great joy and satisfaction!

Chiguru 2014 – A day of great joy and satisfaction!

Friday, February 14th, 2014

9th Feb 2014 Namaste, In the second edition of Chiguru – Youth For Seva’s Annual Children’s Festival, 3600 children from 130 project locations across the city and surrounding rural areas participated in 18 different competitions like Rangoli, Siniging, Dance, Elocution, Spelling bee, Street play, Yoga Pyramids and so on, with electrifying enthusiasm. About 800 volunteers from […]

YFS Volunteers at Pulse Polio Drive 2014, Hyderabad

YFS Volunteers at Pulse Polio Drive 2014, Hyderabad

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

Namaste, YFS volunteers dedicated their time and efforts during the Pulse Polio Drive 2014 on 19th Jan, Sunday. The World Health Organisation (WHO) has removed India from the list of polio-endemic countries. If no fresh case is reported till 2014, the country will be declared polio free. [Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pulse_Polio]. YFS volunteers did their bit to ensure the same […]