|Mr. Moorthy - Mentor|
Vascon Engineers Ltd. the name needs no introduction. This real estate company has been creating magnificent architectural monuments for the last 25 years, in various places like Pune, Changigarh, Hyderabad, Tamilnadu.
This ever expanding success has been coupled with the CSR campaigns the company takes up from time to time.
In 2009-2010, VMF was able to reach out to 14 sites in all in Maharashtra and Goa as against 10 sites in the previous year.
CRECHE : VMF set up 6 new crèches during the last one year and have been able to support 4 more in Maharashtra and Goa with appointment of teachers and providing teaching aids.
EDUCATION SPONSORSHIP PROGRAMME
To enable the children of construction workers to get uninterrupted education till class 12, VMF started the education sponsorship programme in June 2009. Under this programme, hostel accommodation is provided to the children along with school facilities, so that these children do not have to migrate along with their parents, when they move from one site to another. Eleven children are studying under this programme in its first year.
Special thanks to those who individually and jointly sponsored 5 of these children:
- Ms. Roopa Mudliar
- Mr. Prashant Padgaonkar
- Ms. Prajakta Patil
- Mr. Bhanu Shah
- Ms. Megha Puranik
- Mr. Chandresh Shah
- Ms. Subhangini Waghmare
- Ms. Namrata Malvade
|Children in a celebration at the Annual Day Function|
To keep children and their parents motivated to attend mainstream school and continue education, VMF organized an Annual Day Programme on September 11th, 2009, where the children were felicitated.
|Children at Novotel Hotel site crèche with brand new sweaters|
KEEPING THEM WARM
To prepare for winter, sweaters were distributed to children on all sites in Maharashtra.;
MID-DAY MEAL PROGRAMME
|Lunch time at SPSPM site Pandharpur|
To ensure good health of children, VMF started serving midday meals to children on sites in Maharashtra and Goa with participation of the site teams from January 2010. Already, there are more than 200 children benefiting from this programme every day. More sites are being added to the programme.