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YFS Hyderabad - Vivekananda March on National Youth Day

YFS Hyderabad – Vivekananda March on National Youth Day

Saturday, January 12th, 2013

Namaste, YFS Volunteers, in co-ordination with ‘Akshara Patashala‘ which runs tuition centers in slums in and around Balanagar had organized a Vivekananda March, in commemoration of the 150th birth anniversary celebrations of Swami Vivekananda.    Sabitha from US, who took part in the same shares her experiences: I had the opportunity to be part of […]

YFS Hyderabad - My internship experiences - Vishwaja Rao

YFS Hyderabad – My internship experiences – Vishwaja Rao

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

Vishwaja Rao, a first year student at National Law University, Vizag interned with Youth For Seva during her semester break. She shares her experiences: I got the opportunity to work for youth for seva during my first semester break. Youth for seva provided me the platform which not only provided great exposure but also helped me to be […]

Annual Report 2012-13

Annual Report 2012-13

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

YFS Hyderabad – Seva Vacation at Paderu – Sameer

Saturday, January 5th, 2013

Sameer from Infosys took 9 days off his busy schedule to visit Awasams (residential shelters for the needy) in Paderu, Vishakapatnam and spend time learning valuable and inspiring lessons from people volunteering in these parts, without expecting anything in return. Sameer shares his experiences: After a prolonged talk on the subject, I finally got an […]

YFS Hyderabad – Seva Vacation at Krishi Vignan Kendra, Nandurbar – Anil Chilakamarri

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013

Namaste, YFS Volunteer Anil, who is pursuing his final year B.Tech (Civil) is interested to pursue a socially oriented career and work on sustainable livelihoods.  He wanted to spend some time studying such models and went on a Seva Vacation to Nandurbar.  KVK offers technical guidance to the farmers in the farming practices, use of improved mechanical […]

YFS Hyderabad - Experience of Sabbatical: Lakshmi Tanvi, Infosys

YFS Hyderabad – Experience of Sabbatical: Lakshmi Tanvi, Infosys

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013

Lakshmi Tanvi is one of the first batch of volunteers of YFS Hyderabad. In June 2012, she decided to take a 6-month sabbatical from her company and volunteer full-time with Youth For Seva. She shares her experiences starting from her Day1 with YFS. START OF JOURNEY: My journey with YFS started with one of the […]

YFS Hyderabad - Remand Home Visit by GGK Technologies

YFS Hyderabad – Remand Home Visit by GGK Technologies

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Namaste, YFS volunteers had organized a day out for the employees of GGKTech at a remand home in the city.  Here is a report by one of the employees: As part of corporate social responsibility our team had a visit to “Remand Home” at Saidabad, Hyderabad on 1st Dec 2012. It was a SEVA Activity through […]

YFS Hyderabad - Seva Vacation at Paderu - Amarnath

YFS Hyderabad – Seva Vacation at Paderu – Amarnath

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

Namaste, YFS Volunteer Amarnath from Wells Fargo spent 10 days with the tribals in Paderu, Vishakapatnam to experience their way of living.   He shares his experiences: Tribals – what can I say about them. I felt it as heaven. The things that I observed in all the villages I have visited are: Hardworking, Innocent, Pure […]

YFS Hyderabad - Clean Hussain Sagar

YFS Hyderabad – Clean Hussain Sagar

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

Namaste, Youth For Seva Hyderabad has taken up a new initiative of  ‘Lake Restoration’ which mostly involves cleaning and maintaining the lake along the shoreline, spreading awareness among hawkers about the importance of keeping the lake clean and so on, in co-ordination with HMDA (Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority)     Hyderabad is well known for […]

YFS Hyderabad - Environmental Day Out

YFS Hyderabad – Environmental Day Out

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Namaste, YFS organized a Geo-Spirit program with environmentalist Dr. Sai Bhaskar Reddy for the employees of Oracle as a part of their Global Volunteers Day celebrations, at a natural retreat on the outskirts of the city. Here is a report shared by Kalyan, one of the Oracle volunteers: Might to  succeed and will to overcome […]