We at YFS believe in the ‘Joy of Giving’. This November , 110 volunteers at YFS contributed and supported around 10 events from our partner NGOs,apart from YFS regular activities.Below are the event details and NGOs supported.
Sports Day Celebration at Bachpan –YFS volunteers helped in preparing the ground for children for Sports day Event, they captured the young talents and also helped the teachers in conducting games at the venue.
Chinnara Sambrama by Surabhi Foundation-Different sports and cultural events were organized by Surabhi Foundation for the govt.school and orphanage children.YFS volunteers supported in crowd management,hosting different competitions for the children smoothly.
Awake Vishwa Seva Foundation– State level Music,Dance ,Drawing and many more competitions for the Visually impaired was organized by Awake Vishwa Seva Foundation. YFS Volunteers handled the mobility team ,food and water management team,therby contributing to the success of the event.
Kidwai Satsang and Food distribution event by Swami Vivekananda Bharatha Pratishthana – A Satsang, accompanied by food distribution was conducted for the patients and their care takers at the Kidwai Cancer Institute. The whole idea was to create a more positive environment, and bring a smile to the face of the people who deserve it the most.
Association for people with Disability(APD)– A Garden Fair was organized by APD by it’s Horticulture wing. YFS volunteers supported in the stall management,introduction on different species of plants to the customers,therby helping in the sales.
Drawing competition by Awake Vishwa Seva Foundation for the differently abled –A State Level precursor event for World Disability Day with 300 differently abled children participating in the competition was organised by the State Government in collaboration with Awake Foundation . YFS volunteers helped in the seating arrangement for the children, handling the competition effectively, and finally serving the food for all the children .
Hundred Hands Exhibition – Aim For Seva children from Yelahanka and Dharmapuri participated in the art and craft workshop of handmade products to showcase their talents, and exhibit their products.YFS volunteers supported the children during this whole exhibition for 3 days .
Deepavali celebration at IGICH– The event included a brief information on the significance of Deepavali festival,followed by Invocation,Photography, and Puppet show by renowed puppetier and a National Award winner Dr.Dattareya Aralikatte for children.The event also highlighted the Live Like Kalam value”Compassion”,and it involved a short talk about Dr,Kalam which was followed by biscuit and fruit distribution to the children.
Quizabled – Seva in Action conducted a Quiz challenge for the Differently abled across 7 centres in Bengaluru.volunteers supported in conducting quiz competition for differently abled at these centres.
Jalposhan- The children were engaged by volunteers in few Desi games ,which also involved the Jakkur Lake cleaning as the main event.
Children’s day celebration-YFS volunteers celebrated children’s day at Vagdevi Rehabilitation centre for Speech and hearing impaired students.Many activities like drawing ,colouring,tattooing and fun games were planned for the children.