These youngsters are giving meals to over 5,000 homeless for Diwali

Hello Friends,

We are one of India’s largest network of volunteers, the Youngistaan Foundation is committed to making a difference in the community by helping those in need. We are a ready platform to launch real change.

Started in January 2014, Youngistaan, a registered NGO, is fuelled by the desire to change the world by touching one life at a time. We can do this only when ‘You’ make it possible. There are hundreds of volunteers, working tirelessly, in several cities. Our aim is to intervene and empower the disadvantaged. 

The Feeding Project

The Feeding Project aims at winning the trust of people who currently face homelessness. Fresh, hot food becomes a way to build a relationship with those living on the streets. Every Sunday, volunteers come together to cook food for homeless people. These food packages are then taken to the streets of Hyderabad and Secunderabad.

Our Hunger Heroes don’t just carry food but also ready smiles and a compassionate ear. They have a heart-to-heart with those routinely neglected and learn of their troubles. For instance, any urgent medical need is attended to immediately by our doctor-volunteers.

Similarly, we try to understand their daily struggles such as personal security, lack of employment, etc. Any interest or aptitude towards a skill is encouraged by our volunteers. We aspire to empower the marginalised by restoring their ability to earn.

We wish to raise funds for our Feeding Programme:

Each meal cost: Rs 25/- per plate homeless person. (includes vegetables, rice, oil, cooking equipment rent, water, petrol for volunteers and miscellaneous)

30th October, we conduct our regular food drive. celebrating DIWALI we encourage everyone to 'Be a LIGHT' for somebody else.

We will be organising a special food drive to feed more than 5000+ hom
eless people this Diwali. The food will be distributed to people living on streets, families living in slums and a few orphanages in Hyderabad

What can you do?
1. Donate for the food, each meal will cost Rs.25/-. (Vegetable rice and curd)
2. Cook food and come and help us spread some light.
After which volunteers with us to go on the streets and distribute food.

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21st December 2016
Dear Supporters

Here's a note from the champion about the campaign.

"We had a good time trying our best and celebrating Diwali with the needy. We cooked and fed vegetarian Biryani and distributed sweets to homeless people. With a help of few friends from Twist and Turns, other friends and our volunteers who spent their Diwali gifting new clothes, sweets and spent their day with a few hundred kids at our teaching centres.

We want to thank people who donated every penny for food, sweets, clothes, their time and other needs. Please continue to #Volunteer #Donate and #Share. Together we can make this world a better place. Thank you! :)"

Here is a link to the post on Youngistaan Foundation's facebook page. Feel free to browse through the photographs.

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Anonymous donated $100
Suresh donated $100

Happy to see your work!! Hope you continue the work for many many more years and with support from lot more people..

Tina donated Rs.5,000

God bless the Homeless people

Anonymous donated $15.15
Anonymous donated Rs.1,000
Anonymous donated Rs.500