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YFS Hyderabad - When visually challenged students played great cricket!

YFS Hyderabad – When visually challenged students played great cricket!

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

Namaste, Youth For Seva Hyderabad, in association with Infosys had organized a unique cricket match involving Visually Challenged students of Govt Blind Hostels and Infosys Hyderabad Cricket Team. This event was conducted on the occasion of International Day for People with Disabilities.        The teams were mixed with 3 categories of players: B1 (fully […]

Symposium on "Volunteering as an Effective CSR Strategy"

Symposium on “Volunteering as an Effective CSR Strategy”

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013

Namaste, YFS Hyderabad had organized a symposium on “Volunteering as an Effective CSR Strategy”  on the 25th of October.  The symposium was aimed at guiding the participants on designing an effective Employee Volunteering based CSR Program. It was attended  by 35 representatives from 20 different IT companies. The panelists included: Venkatesh Murthy: Founder, National Organizing Secretary, Youth For Seva  Vishnupriya Saksena: Head, […]

Volunteering at Centre for People with Disabilities

Volunteering at Centre for People with Disabilities

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

Shivam, who works for FMC, has been volunteering with people with various physical disabilities including hearing impairment, locomotive disabilities etc.. with our partner NGO Centre for People with Disabilities. He has put down in detail about his journey so far and also shared his learning and experiences.  We are a group of four volunteers who […]

'Clean Our Streets' drive on October 2nd

‘Clean Our Streets’ drive on October 2nd

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

Namaste, October 2nd marks the birthday of two great sons of India- Mahatma Gandhi and Lal Bahadur Shastri – is a day to value our freedom, step out and Begin the Change! On this day, about 120 YFS volunteers heeded to Gandhiji’s call and involved in ‘Spot Fixing’ of 4 Ugly Spots in the city, spots which had persistent garbage problem causing […]

Eco-friendly Ganesha Puja 2013, Hyderabad

Eco-friendly Ganesha Puja 2013, Hyderabad

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

Namaste, As a part of environmental awareness activities of YFS, we are promoting the use of eco-friendly Ganesh idols every year, to impart ethical values and make known the significance and importance of using clay idols instead of those made with Plaster of Paris. On 6th September, Friday, we conducted this event in 45 locations […]

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Seva Internship experience – Kundanika Lakkadi, USA

Seva Internship experience – Kundanika Lakkadi, USA

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

Namaste, Kundanika, studying in the United States, volunteered her time with YFS this summer. She shares her experiences: Over the span of three weeks, I was assigned to work in 2 different slum areas and 1 orphanage. The experience I had was unbelievable. The children in all three areas always came came to class with […]

YFS Hyderabad - Seva Internship experience - Mayank Shukla, Canada

YFS Hyderabad – Seva Internship experience – Mayank Shukla, Canada

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

Namaste, Mayank Shukla, a Grade 11 student in Ontario, Cananda, volunteered with Youth For Seva in July-August.  He shares his experiences. An escape was all I had planned it to be; an escape from the traditional and conventional summer in Canada. However, I decided to contact YFS to ask for a summer internship in Hyderabad […]