Youth For Seva had organized an NGO workshop titled “Corporate Engagement and CSR Projects” on Oct 6th,2018 .
54 NGOs across Bangalore from different domains participated in the workshop ,with a total of 89 participants.
The workshop was split into two folds, the first being CSR engagement which covered information on CSR Act, NGOs preparedness to approach Corporates,entry to corporates,engaging corporate volunteers and second being the art of writing a comprehensive project proposal .
Writing a clear, thorough and targeted project proposals being very essential for an NGO’s success, the workshop focused on the NGOs preparedness to approach Corporates, skills of developing a comprehensive project proposal by defining the project goals and objectives,designing project strategy,monitoring and reporting,risks , activities,milestones,tracking,reporting mechanism budgeting and other factors which are essential for a robust project .
The sessions were handled by Mr.Venkatesh Murthy,National Organizing Secretary,YFS and Mr.Keerthishankar,Director,Corporate Relations,YFS.
An interactive session on identifying the goals and objectives specific to the NGOs was planned,where few NGOs could identify these and write a project proposal based on it.
At the end of the workshop,the participants could,
-Analyse the objective of the project and address it systematically.
-Develop a project design.
-Draw a detailed implementation plan.
-Write a comprehensive proposal with Budget.