Translate popular Science books

Here is a chance for you to make science most fun for our children by volunteering to translate and illustrate Science books in Tamil.

Volunteers needed to

  • design and translate 24 Isaac Asimov books in Tamil, each with 5 chapters and around 30 pages.
  • design at least 1 illustration per chapter, i.e., 5 per book.
  • proof-read at least 10-12 books.
  • translating a new set of Perelman’s series on “Physics for entertainment”.

If you are interested in any of the above, please sign up at the form below.

 

 

Marina Runnerz Marathon 2017 | Chennai

Volunteers needed for Marina Runnerz Marathon 2017 (www.marinarunnerz.com). The proceeds from the run will be distributed to Sankara Nethralaya (www.sankaranethralaya.org), Adyar Cancer Institute (www.cancerinstitutewia.in) & Viswajayam Foundation (www.viswajayam.org) working for Health.
As a volunteer, you’ll have the chance to meet and help more than 3500 runners who come from every corner of the city. Marathon Volunteers – They’re helpful, enthusiastic, friendly and proud of our amazing city, Chennai.
Date – Sunday, February 26th 2017
Place: Rajaji Hall, Omandurar Govt. Estate, Mount Road, Off Swamy Sivananda Salai, Chennai 2.
Reporting Time – 3.45 a.m
Volunteers will have to attend the briefing session on the previous day (February 25th). Location for briefing session will be updated shortly.
All the volunteers will be provided with Refreshments and a T Shirt. There is a role for everyone. Sign up right away !
Point Of Contact – Hitesh – 9952038216

iVolunteer Valentine’s Day Celebration | Chennai

iVolunteer invite you to join for Valentine’s Day Celebration with Elderly

Date: Sunday, February 19,  2017
Place: ARUWE, Solaiamman Koil Street, Palaiyam Nagar, Ayanavaram, Chennai – 600023.
Time: 10:00 a.m to 12:30 p.m

The objective of this engagement is to bring cheer to senior citizens from lower social economical background. Volunteers will decorate the room with red balloons, conduct games, greeting card making and sing songs for the elderly. Gifts will be shared. Greeting cards and flower will be given to all the elders in the home.

Bring your friends and family along to make it even more exciting and fun !

You can reach out to Sophia at 9840740854 & also at Sophia@ivolunteer.org.in

Besant Nagar Beach Clean-up | Chennai

Angels of Marina Team has planned to clean the Besant Nagar Beach for a healthy environment and encouraging the fellow citizens to experience the joy of cleaning and volunteering.
Date: 5th February 2017
Time: 6.30 a.m to 8.30 a.m
Location – Besant Nagar Beach, Chennai
Point Of Contact – 9952038216
 Open to volunteers of all ages, individuals & members of other organisations.

iVolunteer invites you to share the basics of the Constitution of India | Chennai

Do you know what your constitutional duties and rights are?

iVolunteer invites you to find out how much you know, can learn and share the basics of the Constitution of India in a lovely volunteering activity.

On 5th February 2017, Sunday from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM at Arunodhaya for Street Children, Shelter Home, in RR Nagar, Kodungaiyur, Chennai. We’re taking a step towards actively sharing information on the fundamental rights and duties of an Indian citizen, among the youth and the children of Chennai.

The objective of this engagement is to engage the volunteers and children of not for profit organisation and schools to describe the importance of all the six fundamental rights through role play, quiz, narration and so on. We are looking for volunteers who have knowledge on the given topic and will be able convey the message.

To know more about the event, please contact Hitesh at 9952038216 for details.

Volunteers can sign up below

India Fellow 2017 – Applications Open Now!

India Fellow is a 13-month social leadership program. It includes working full time with a grassroots organization on a specific social issue. This, together with classroom training, peer sharing and mentor-ship empowers the fellows to find their leadership potential, shape careers, and in the process make a positive impact on our society.

Fellows through the duration of their journey, gain deep insights and develop varied perspectives into the country, it’s people and the functioning; whilst contributing meaningfully to the host organizations’ social change mission. Also they are supported by a strong alumni network and mentors in their pursuit.

Know more about their myriad experiences through their blog.

India Fellow believe, to be a socially conscious leader, a young person will need to develop life-skills and more importantly imbibe fundamental values that will help take their determination for social change forward. A combination of an immersive grassroots experience with a credible non profit along with training and mentoring will come together to help bring out the best in them. You can know more about the fellowship design here.
Watch a video which summarizes the fellowship’s philosophy here.

 

Road Safety Awareness – National Volunteering Week | Mumbai

The time of the year is back! Bhumi partners with CII for India@75 National Volunteering Week (NVW) which envisions what India should be in its 75th year of independence and seeks to bring everybody together in order to create an eco-system for structured volunteering in India.

We are going to celebrate India@75 National Volunteering Week (NVW) for the fourth year in succession from 18 – 24 January, 2017. This time during the week, lets take the pledge #IforIndia by volunteering for Road Safety  Awareness in Mumbai!
Sign up below and let’s volunteer to make India, an accident free nation !

Road Safety Awareness – National Volunteering Week | Delhi

The time of the year is back! Bhumi partners with CII for India@75 National Volunteering Week (NVW) which envisions what India should be in its 75th year of independence and seeks to bring everybody together in order to create an eco-system for structured volunteering in India.

We are going to celebrate India@75 National Volunteering Week (NVW) for the fourth year in succession from 18 – 24 January, 2017. This time during the week, lets take the pledge #IforIndia by volunteering for Road Safety  Awareness in Delhi!
Sign up below and let’s volunteer to make India, an accident free nation !

Road Safety Awareness – National Volunteering Week | Bhuvaneshwar

The time of the year is back! Bhumi partners with CII for India@75 National Volunteering Week (NVW) which envisions what India should be in its 75th year of independence and seeks to bring everybody together in order to create an eco-system for structured volunteering in India.

We are going to celebrate India@75 National Volunteering Week (NVW) for the fourth year in succession from 18 – 24 January, 2017. This time during the week, lets take the pledge #IforIndia by volunteering for Road Safety  Awareness in Bhuvaneshwar!
Sign up below and let’s volunteer to make India, an accident free nation !

Road Safety Awareness – National Volunteering Week | Hyderabad

The time of the year is back! Bhumi partners with CII for India@75 National Volunteering Week (NVW) which envisions what India should be in its 75th year of independence and seeks to bring everybody together in order to create an eco-system for structured volunteering in India.

We are going to celebrate India@75 National Volunteering Week (NVW) for the fourth year in succession from 18 – 24 January, 2017. This time during the week, lets take the pledge #IforIndia by volunteering for Road Safety  Awareness in Hyderabad!
Sign up below and let’s volunteer to make India, an accident free nation !