Bhavya– a 20 year old girl who can handle two jobs in a day and manage everything independently. Bhavya’s mother works as a housekeeper in an apartment and her father works as a daily wager at a construction building. In Bhavya’s words, she had always struggled to have a normal life due to her economic… Continue reading “Persistence pays rich dividends”
Jaydeb Jana- 84th Batch- 9732950263 Dreams do come true only if one honestly and wholeheartedly works towards making it a reality. If one thinks dreams realize without putting in an effort, it is the biggest misconception. Let’s hear Jaydeb Jana and how his story of determination that helped him grow. Jaydeb, born and brought up… Continue reading Jayadeb proves determination can get you success
“Sometimes, The only realists are the dreamers” – Paul Wellstone Navitha Chinthapandu – 5th Batch – Systems Engineer (SE) Navitha a 22 year old girl from Karimnagar, Telangana, came to Bangalore with many dreams in her eyes. Navitha’s father is no more and mother is a home maker. She has 2 siblings’ a brother and… Continue reading A journey from Karimnagar to Bangalore – Which ended up successfully because of Unnati
‘Dont wait for the perfect moment; take the moment and make it perfect’–An anonymous quote on Life. Raghunandan – 16th Batch – BPO Vocation – 90355-55330 Speaking to Unnati alumni is always an enriching experience, and when the student is from one of the earlier batches (3 years past or earlier), one gets more anxious… Continue reading In control of my Life, thanks to Unnati!
“One must forever strive for excellence, or even perfection, in any task however small, and never be satisfied with the second best.” – JRD Tata. Karthik – 34th Batch – Guest Care – 91-7411677023 Karthik is a person of few words, and much action. He was born and raised in the Karaikudi district of Tamil… Continue reading “I wish Unnati had trained me for longer” – A Quest for knowledge
Confidence comes naturally with success. But, Success comes only to those who are confident! Nithyanand – 22nd Batch – BPO Vocation – 99166-91933 Dear Friends, After speaking to students from recent batches, we decided to talk to a student who was a part of the early batches of the 70-day Unnati vocational program. Nithyanand was a… Continue reading A circle of life, made possible by Unnati: From student to volunteer teacher!
“Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty”, said a wise woman. Yaariswamy – 44th batch – Retail Vocation – 90662-38475 Yaariswamy hails from the Chitradurga district in Karnataka. His parents are both weavers. He has two younger sisters, one of whom is married while the other is learning Tailoring to… Continue reading A ‘filling station’ called Unnati: A story of confidence and contentment
Dear friend, We have great pleasure in informing you about the new Unnati centres being opened across India. In the next 2 months we are slated to open 5 centres. We are looking to open 15 centres in Karnataka in the next 12 months. We are looking for local partners in every district. The program… Continue reading Unnati opening across India at super pace!
As part of the ThomsonReuters Community Service team, I have been fortunate to be a part of several projects.The first project for this year that I’ll be a part of is organized by an well-networked NGO called Unnati(An SGBS trust initiative). First of it’s kind that I’m being a part of, Unnati enables and empowers… Continue reading Unnati comes out as a beacon of hope