VRDS is a Non-Political, Non-profit making, Secular Civil Society Organization works largely with local communities on initiatives linked to education, Health, human rights and skill development trainings. The Society was registered under Societies Registration Act (Act 1 of 1350F). Vide Registered No. 90/1997. VRDS is founded by committed, selfless and dedicated workers, hailing from similar socio-economic profile as the stake-holders themselves. These founders have an innate flair for rendering beneficent and benevolent services, for those who richly deserve than desire. The steering committee which is at the help of the programs consisting of seven members under the administrative acumen and executive expertise of our president.
ACTIVITIES DURING YEAR 2019-20
During the reporting Year our organization has conducted Micro Entrepreneurship Development Programme for promoting self-employment opportunities for villagers with the funding assistance of the NABARD. Under this programme 30 matured women SHG members are trained on Dairy and poultry management. It was a 13 days training programme each both class work field visits and marketing skill improvement among SHG members to start their own business with bank linkage. VRDS is fully supported these SHGs for set up small scale business units for self sustainable through follow up activities.The programme was organized at deverkonda village,Districts of Telangana State. These trained women are well versed in dress designing and started other owm business.
CLIP LIP NOSE FREE OPERATION CAMPAIGNS:
This organisation in collabration with Inga Health Foundation, organised free clip lip and nose operations to poor people in Deverakonda, Chennampally. Nampally Konda mallepally, PA Pally Mandals of Nalgonda District. We have oragnsied children moblisation campaigns and arranged 10 children to get free surgery, Inga Health also provides free stay, food and transportation to all needy patients who otherwise wouldnever have been able to smile.
TAILORING& VOCATIONAL TRAININGPROG:
Under the head of this activity we have given training on tailoring for women form Deverakonda village were trained cutting and tailoring for a period 30 days by engaging a tailoring teacher.Beneficiaries from Lambada schedule ,schedule tribes and Dalit Communities. Aimed at to caste These trainings the problem unemployment and enhance the skill levels of poor women. The trainees acquainted all aspects of modern skills and technologies. Some of them were started tailoring shops and started eamings for their family income enhancement. These training programmes coverreduce of women and youth form poor background.
SCHOOL EDUCATION SUPPORT PROG:
VRDS is initiated a programme “Education for all” for the students of government school in PA Pally Mandal, Nalgonda District of Telangana state. Through this programme Govt. school children and unprivileged children were benefited. Especially X th slandered children are provided One school bag kit. (School bag, Geometry box, Water Bottle). We have also created massive awareness on right to children compulsory education act 2010 to get free education all children for their bright future. Our team visited all the households and educated child parents about importance of childeducation.
LEGAL AWARENESS CAMPAIGNS:
In an effort to raise awareness and engagement on the issue of constitutional and law safeguards to women and deprived communities like violence and discrimination, particularly against dalit women in remote rural areas for dalit empowerment. These communities are the poorest in the country because of lack of ownership and access to resources and the pervasive and entrenched discrimination against them. We have conducted these awareness campaigns in remote villages in Devarakonda Mandal.Majorly focus on dalit and tribal communities by involving women, college students and women activists.
HIV/AIDS AWARENESS CAMPAIGNS:
We have organized HIV/AIDS awareness campaigns at Malkajgiri and Moulali area of Medchal Malkajgiri District. Under this campaigns we have undertaken wall writings, public meetings and pamphlets distribution activity on HIV/AIDS causes and consequences. A public meeting has organised by involving School children and health workers and social workers focus on HIV/AIDS, STDs, infected persons problems and preventive methods of HIV/AIDS. Massive awareness was created among the rural people for social change and health education.
AGRICULTURE DEVELOPMENT TRAININGS:
Under this activity we have given training on organic farming in vegetable cultivation and provided quality seed to small and marginal farmers. Programme achieved in a sustainable manner by developing alternative integrated crop management packagesfor these crops in partnership with farmers in Deverakonda and Nampally Mandals of Nalgonda District. The practical trainings was organized with 380 farmers from different villages learnt the following MPM activities. Encouraged vegetable farmers to grow organic vegetable and inter cropping for getting additional income. Linkup developed among farmers and markets to sell their produces at higher price in a collective manner.
GLOBAL WARMING CAMPAIGNS:
We need good environment to lead life peacefully. Our Society conducted environmental protection and global warming awareness programmes to educatepeople to know the importance of environment protection. This program includeactivities like how to improve greenery, how to control water pollution, air pollution etc. to maintain ecological balances. We have given plants to urban people in Medipally Chikkadapally area of Hyderabad city for improvement of green cover.
WATERSHED& NRM PROG:
This organization has organized watershed development awareness campaigns among the farmers in Deverakonda and Kondamallepally Mandal. We have also supported farmers for bore well recharge technology programme to recharge bore wells at farmers fields. We have given technical and financial support to the small scale farmers under this programme. Developed NPM center at Devarakonda to make natural pesticide to apply their crops and organic manure preparation.
SKILL DEVELOPMENT TRAININGS:
Youth empowerment is one of the key focus areas of the organisation and many programs are taken up towards this end. These programs include un employed youth strengthening, providing skill trainings, support for establishing enterprises and providing market linkages etc. this organization conducted various skill buildingprograms at the community level for youth. Trained youth encourage to start own business for self employment and make them confident about their future life lead with good earnings.
ORPHANAGE HOME SUPPORT PROG:
This organization has supported children education by providing good quality bags, uniforms and providing nutritious food to healthy grow of children lives in Orphanage homes. This year we have supported seven children home in Hyderabad surrounding areas by providing nutrition food items, school kits and cloths to the children. This organization is also conducted computer education and tuition facility in the evening hours to improve computer skills, mathematic, English language to make the children skillful in the competitive world. NUTRITION SUPPORT PROG.We support balancing diet and good nutrition food to the children in tribal areas for their healthy growth and special health care support by weekly health checkup and timely treatment. This organization regularly visits the home to provide our support in shape of nutrition food items to mother and child in Tribal communities.
ROAD SAFETY AWARENESS CAMPAIGNS:
In order to reduce the road accidents we have organized awareness campaigns at Warangal, Nalgonda National highways to educate people on road accidents. Awareness and educate the communities on Road Safety is an excellent effort which need to be supported by one and all, particularly the social sector organization which are thriving for the benefit of the people. Knowledge on road safety need to be inducted among different types of road users, i.e. the different types of vehicle drivers,pedestrians, and also among the vendors who use the roads and footpaths for the commercial purposes. Apart from these programme we have also conducted awareness and training programme on RTI Act awareness and Livelihood promotion programmes etc. We are working on urban slum people education, drinking water and sanitation support for health awareness among slum dwellers. NUTRITION SUPPORT PROG. We support balancing diet and good nutrition food to the children in tribal areas their healthy for growth and special health care support by weekly health checkup timely treatment. This organization regularly visits the home to provide our support and in shape of nutrition food items to mother and child in Tribal communities.
ROAD SAFETY AWARENESS CAMPAIGNS:
In order to reduce the road accidents we have organized awareness campaigns at Warangal, Nalgonda National highways to educate people on road accidents. Awareness and educate the communities on Road Safety is an excellent effort which need to be supported by one and all, particularly the social sector organization which are thriving for the benefit of the people. Knowledge on road safety ned to be inducted among difterent types of road users, i.e. the different types of vehicle drivers, pedestrians, and also among the vendors who use the roads and footpaths for the commercial purposes. Apart from these programme we have also conducted awareness and training programme on RTI Act awareness and Livelihood promotion programmes etc. We are working on urban slum people education, drinking water and sanitation support for health awareness among slum dwellers.