Veritis Group, Inc. is committed to uplifting underprivileged members of the society, through its partnership with various NGOs such as Youth for Seva, India.
YFS, Hyderabad was founded in Apr 2007 to inspire youth to volunteer and provide them with meaningful opportunities to serve the community. The community plans volunteering initiatives by keeping in mind, the interest, skill and time availability of the volunteers.
Through its initiatives, YFS aims to support schools, government hospitals and other organizations in the social sector by helping them reduce their shortcomings. Focus areas of YFS include education, health, environment and support for the differently abled and rural development.
YFS currently boasts of about 300 active volunteers across various companies and colleges. It has also partnered with many NGOs across the city.
Abhyasika (Free Study Room)
The Abhyasika is a study room facility which utilizes places such as schools or community halls (where no activity is carried out during late evenings) to conduct study hours. Provision is made for adequate light, drinking water and toilets.
Underprivileged students are invited to the Abhyasika every evening, where they can study and complete their homework in a peaceful manner. The supervisors solve difficulties faced by the students who are seated according to their standards in schools. Abhyasika also provides evening snacks to all the students in the study centre.
Veritis-YFS Abhyasika Activities
Youth for Seva (YFS) Abhyasika seeks to ensure seamless knowledge gaining for underprivileged children during their schooling. And Veritis Group Inc. has been working closely with YFS to ensure that such students continue to get the required support to pursue and complete their education, uninterrupted.
With support from Veritis, YFS has been able to provide health care, nutrition and education necessities to the needy children through initiatives including Health Camp – 2019, Hunger Child and School Kit Distribution (SKD) across three centers in Hyderabad, India over the past few months.
- June 2019 – School Kit Distribution
In the month of June 2019, YFS conducted a school kit packing and distribution event wherein study essentials including school bags, books, pens, pencils and erasers were packed and later distributed to 120 students across the three YFS Abhyasika centers – Balanagar, Ramanthapur and Sevalalnagar in Hyderabad.
- August 2019 – Hunger Child
The following month, YFS and Veritis together organized the hunger child campaign in which 120 students were provided with nutritional food including fruits, eggs, biscuits and milk on different days. The campaign was carried out in three different locations – Amruthanagar, Ramanthapur and Sevalalnagar.
- September 2019 – Health Camp
Veritis also organized a health camp for students in the three centers, where the young students between Grade 1 -9 underwent a complete health checkup and were provided with a consolidated health report after their checkup. The health camp was completed with the provision of snacks including flavored milk and apples.