I. Annual Action plan meeting with pallavan Grama Bank Managers:
In order to determine the amount to be distributed to SHG members, an annual action meeting was held on 13th sept’11 with nine PGB Managers along with the Chairman of the PGB concerned. During this meeting the practical issues on SHGs were discussed and suitable remedies were given to sort out the issues. At the end of the meeting it was decided that Rs.100 crore would be given to SHG members as loan during 2011/12 by PGB.
II. Chief of Bella visit to IVDP:
Ms.Alina, the chief of Bella, Poland visited IVDP on 14th July’11 in order to promote the Bella sanitary napkins among the 1.25 lakh SHG members and she too also interacted with the users in order to know the pros and cons of the Bella sanitary napkins.
III. Diwali celebration:
Diwali was celebrated among the staffs of the IVDP and all the staffs were given two sets of blankets and towels and a wrist watch along with the sweets as Diwali gifts.
IV. Lamps lit:
Around 62 poor students in Govt.Girls HSS, krishnagiri were given Solar D-lamp for their study. Even during the power cut the students can use this lamp and study. This solar lamp does not require any battery and maintenance cost is zero.
V. Hut fire accident:
Three victims in Natrampalli and one from palacode were awarded each Rs.10,000/- as a hut fire relief.
VI. Class rooms to school.
The IELC School run at krishnagiri were in dire need of three class rooms and IVDP gave concrete mixing and bricks worth of Rs.3 lakhs to this school.
VII. Science lab materials to school:
Our lady’s HSS, in Mathagondapalli are rendering a very good educational services to the hilly people and they were in need of science labs and IVDP donated worth of Rs.87,748/- lab materials to this school.
VIII. Scholarship to students:
10 students studying in Don Bosco Training Institute, Dharmapuri, each were given Rs.10,000/- scholarship totaling Rs. 1 lakh.