This NGO project brought a significant change in our lives. Initially we were not sure that how such a project would benefit us. But after starting our NGO project we understood the significance of the project and reasons for making NGO project an essential part of the curriculum at ITM business school. We would like to thank our Prof. Dasbiswas, dean, ITM business school, Prof. Manisha Karandikar, Dr. Sangita Trott, Prof. Richa Bhandari ( project coordinator), Prof. Shilja Jose , (our faculty guide) for constantly guiding us, Mr. Ashish Bhuta, our ngo guide at Dreamindia 2020 Pune chapter for giving us this wonderful opportunity to work with their fabulous organization Mr. Vijay Phalnikar “kaka” ,founder of Apala ghar for letting us to work with the children of his NGO. We would also like to thank everyone who contributed in success of this NGO project.
ACTIVITIES AT NGO
SUGGESTIONS TO NGO
DI is a group of people, working across India, share a dream. A dream of a developed India. An India free of poverty and illiteracy. An India where the gap between the haves and the have-nots is justifiable. An India which realizes its full potential in every domain. At present these are not happening. There is a lot of work to be done if these are to be achieved within an acceptable time frame. DI was founded in 2001 in Chennai keeping in mind those professional who want work for the betterment of the society but couldn’t do so because of their work/profession. DI runs their own project and supports other NGOs whenever they are need in of volunteers and funds. Presently dreamindia is in 4 major cities –MUMBAI, DELHI, PUNE, and CHENNAI of the country. The founder leads the organization and appoints a city head in each city that takes care of the projects and operations of the NGO. The funding requirements of the NGO is fulfilled by the member volunteer and some of the members who are now outside of country and still want to help ,donate to it. This organization has been formed keeping Indian professionals in mind. They strongly believe that it is in the youth and in the professionals of India that her future lies in. Whether she prospers and becomes a world leader or fades away as just another country in the world, lies in the hands of India's huge youth population. It trusts that education is the key in securing the future of today’s children and mainly concentrates on education of the underprivileged in the country. Mission
To mobilize the undeniable and boundless energy, spirit and strength of India's youth and carry out activities aimed at the betterment of life of the underprivileged and also the education of the under privileged kids.
“We hope to achieve this by forming groups from people living in same localities and helping them carry out the above mentioned activities in their respective localities. We believe that such work happening in different pockets of the nation would add up and help a lot of people.” APALA GHAR
LATE VAIBHAV PHALNIKAR MEMORIAL FOUNDATION
The word Apala stands for OUR and Ghar for HOME giving the meaning “our home” to “Apala Ghar established under LATE VAIBHAV PHALANIKAR MEMORIAL foundation. The aim behind establishing Apala...
References: APALA GHAR.ORG, DREAMINDIA2020.ORG, PERSONAL OBSERVATION, INFORMATION GATHERED FROM ORGANISATIONS AND VOLUNTEERS.
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