Friday, April 30, 2010
Lion M.R.Varghese and his team presented a donation cheque to Dr.Narayan B. Iyer of IDF during one of the fellowship meeting held on 29th April 2010 at Andheri, Mumbai as a token of support to poor and the needy.
IDF thank Lions Club of Marol for their continued support !!!
Sunday, April 25, 2010
Dr. A.R.K.Pillai apprised the members on the national work carried out by the Foundation from Jal Ratan Deep Society where the HQ of the Foundation is located.
(L/R) Mr. B. Podder, Mr. S. Joseph, Mr. Anil Kumar Malpani, Mr. K.P. Maheshwari, Dr. A.R.K. Pillai, Mr. Rituraj Gupta and , Mr. D.G.Chavan.
Saturday, April 24, 2010
Tuesday, April 20, 2010
Even as India has achieved the elimination target for leprosy, four states — West Bengal, Bihar, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh — are still struggling to tackle the disease that leaves people deformed and has social stigma attached to it.
According to the health ministry, India achieved the elimination target by reducing the number of cases to below one for every 10,000 population in 2005 itself, but five years later, the four states are still struggling to match the cut-off.........................
Courtesy : Deccan Chronicle (19/04/2010)
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Monday, April 19, 2010
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Thursday, April 15, 2010
Ms. Mariam appreciated the work of IDF and wished to partner with the NGO for the upcoming exchange programme in collaboration with Whistling Woods.
Dr. Pillai and Dr. Iyer congratulated Ms. Mariam for her social intiatives and welcomed the idea of partnering for a cause.
These students, with a few exceptions, were trying to solve a complex problem during their free time after attending classes or studying for an exam. They spent more than six hours every day for four months to achieve their goal.
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Courtesy :The Hindu - 15-04-2010
Monday, April 12, 2010
The father of Green Revolution, Dr. M.S. Swaminathan quotes "With great admiration and respect for the work of Dr.Pillai and with prayers that the message of hope contained in this book should accelerate progress in achieving a leprosy and poverty free India."
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Sunday, April 11, 2010
The Chief Guest of the 85th College Day function, Hon'ble Justice of Madras High Court Shri C.T. Selvam presented the award to Dr. Kamaraj which he received for the second time (2008-2009 and 2009- 2010).
IDF team and social ambassadors congratulate Dr. Arul Kamaraj for achieving this wonderful feat. Keep up the good work. We are proud of you !!!
Saturday, April 10, 2010
The teams discussed various issues strengthening social responsibility initiatives in India.
Saturday, April 3, 2010
The trio joined hands with IDF as Social Ambassadors and they have decided to take the message of goodness in the society.
We will do our best in bringing smiles on many lives and we are sure many will join hands with us in this journey of social satisfaction, said the social ambassadors with all smiles.
Shreeram is from Datta Meghe College of Engineering, Keshav is from Atharva College of Engineering and Onkar is from Thakur College of Engineering.
Dr. Pillai and Dr. Narayan briefed the youngsters as they were all set on their task of rendering social responsibility during their spare time.