Sunday, September 14, 2014

Beautician Training Program

Assessments were conducted for the Beautician Training Program on September 12th and 13th which were conducted by WORD in co-ordination with Trends in Vogue, a CavinKare Group of Company in August 2014 under the The National Skill Certification and Monetary Reward (STAR) program of National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC). The Assessment were carried out by the Assessors of Navriti Technologies, Bangalore.

70 participants were trained on Pedicure, Manicure, Junior Beautician and Junior Stylists under this program. The trainers from 'Trends in Vogue' trained the participants. 

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Scholarship for the Girl Children of Truck Drivers in Namakkal

200 scholarships of Rs 10,000 each have been distributed to the girl children of the truck drivers who are continuing higher education after 10th standard in a glittering function in Namakkal today. All the 200 children received a certification of appreciation along with the scholarship cheque of Rs 10, 000.
Certificate & Scholarship Distribution

Certificate & Scholarship Distribution

Sections of the students who availed the scholarship

Felicitation Ceremony

Sections of the students who availed the scholarship

The participants 

Felicitation address by Prof. G. Raghuram from IIM-Ahmedabad.

Certificate Distribution

This scholarship is distributed under the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program of ‘Mahindra Saarathi Abhiyaan’ of Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd – Truck & Bus Division.

WORD is proud to be a partner of this pilot program. 

Monday, September 1, 2014

Follow up Program for Camp Rainbow

WORD NGO in Namakkal District is one of the field based referral partner to 'Camp Rainbow' program for the HIV/AIDS infected children in Tamilnadu which is jointly implemented by YRG-CARE & CHES-Chennai.

A one day follow up program for the campers in 2012 & 2013 held at WORD in Namakkal on 31st August 2014.

The children from WORD & HPPWS attended the program. The trainers from YRG-CARE & CHES trained the students on Life Skills with participatory approaches.