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Free Fun filled Disability Sensitization Workshop

Hello People,

Annie Sullivan was an American teacher, best known for being the instructor and lifelong companion of Helen Keller, who was deaf, mute, and blind. At GiftAbled we thought, what best than celebrating her Birthday by spreading awareness through our one of its kind Disability Sensitization Workshop for Corporate Leaders, on April 14th, from 10.30 am to 2.30 pm.

Please check below the workshop e-invite and feel free to circulate to all Senior Leaders who you know, and think would love to be part of our Fun filled Disability Sensitization Workshop for Corporate Senior Leaders:) We currently have confirmations from 10 Corporate leaders and have extended confirmation deadline to 7th April 2016. We strictly close confirmations then as we have a small pre work to be done by leaders:)

Happy weekend:)

Thanks and Best Regards,
Prarthana Prateek Kaul
Founder and Managing Trustee
Mob 91-9980350180

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Hi ,

It is my honor and pleasure to invite you to one of it’s kind Disability Sensitization Workshop for Corporate Leaders, on April 14th, from 10.30 am to 3.00 pm.

Objective and why you should attend?

GiftAbled has developed a training program which focusses on education of skills and knowledge required to interact and deal confidently, with People with disabilities. The objective is to Alter mindsets, address fears, confusion, break stereotypes and bust myths about persons with disabilities.

A quick overview of the program:

– Simulates all the major disabilities, including, People who are Visually Impaired, deaf/hearing impaired, wheelchair users, people with intellectual disabilities and more

– Takes a look at many of the myths which are associated with disabilities

– Some do’s and don’ts when dealing with people with disabilities

– Touches on the language of disability, including Intro to Braille and Sign Language, experiencing the disability and much more.

-Overview of latest Disability law (proposed)

Delegates leave the training knowing that their newly acquired knowledge will enable them to interact and associate with people with disabilities with confidence.

Past participation

Our past workshop participants included Senior Leaders from Apeejay Surrendra Group, CISCO, Cafe Coffee Day, Goldman Sachs Group., Happiest Minds, HP, IBM, Tata Communications Pvt. Ltd., Tata Capital Ltd., Essential Energy Pvt. Ltd., KPIT and WIPRO. We have received excellent feedback (see testimonials in confirmation link)

Targeted Audience: Senior Leaders – CEOs/COOs/VP/Directors/HR heads/CSR Heads.

Date and Venue:

Thursday, 14th April, 2016, 10.30 am to 2.30 pm at CISCO, Cessna Business Park, Outer Ring Road

How to register

Register before 2nd April 2016 online at http://giftabled.org/disability-sensitization-workshop-2/ or simply reply to this email to confirm your attendance. You can nominate up to 3 leaders from your company.

And please don’t forget to share it with your network of leaders 🙂 Thanks and Happy Signing, Volunteering and Gifting 🙂

Thanks and Best Regards,
Prarthana Prateek Kaul
Founder and Managing Trustee
Mob 91-9980350180

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The Cheshire Homes India, Bangalore a leading NGO, providing training and placement services to the persons with disability is organizing Job Fair exclusively for Persons with Disabilities. On 25th July 2015 (Saturday)

Profile of the candidates: – SSLC and below SSLC/ PUC/Graduates/ITI/Diploma/BE and MCA and includes many Hearing Impaired and Orthopedically Challenged, On Wheel Chair.

We are expecting 200 PWDs to take part in the said event. So I am sure you can imagine need of volunteers to support the event:) We need around 50 volunteers. So if you have read this email and have no other important commitments, plssss be there at below address at 9 am and dedicate your Saturday for the cause:)

Cheshire Homes India, Bangalore unit
Opp. Manipal hospital,
Next to Bharath petrol bunk
Old airport road,
Bangalore

In brief Key role of the volunteers,
Assisting the employers
Candidates registration
Food management.
Logistics arrangement.
Crowd management .
Assisting disable candidates to attend interview,
Resume Desk- The candidates without resumes can be assisted by the volunteer by filling the details of candidates in the standard format given to them
Look forward to see many of you at such short notice… Pls confirm now!

Thanks and Best Regards,
Prarthana Prateek Kaul
Founder and Managing Trustee
Mob 91-9980350180

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We are here with a workshop for Volunteers willing to work closely with Visually and Hearing Impaired.

GiftAbled Foundation works closely with Disabled especially Visually Impaired and Hearing Impaired in Bangalore. We have started Deaf Club and Vision club (for Visually impaired), a platform to learn from each other. GiftAbled Foundation is a non-profit initiative which strives to create an ecosystem of like-minded individuals to come together to build a sensitized and disabled friendly society.

As part of our Sensitization, Awareness and Inclusiveness workshops we have initiated “Intro to Braille and Sign Language workshop” which covers Basic understanding and learning A to Z in Braille and Sign Language along with awareness and insight to the challenges of people with disabilities! Through this workshop our aim is to communicate Appropriate Information on disability issues and Appropriate Visibility of persons with disabilities, to alter perspectives of the non-disabled population on the strengths, problems and discrimination faced by persons with disability and help emphasize on abilities rather than disabilities.

Fun and Learning and awareness about Visual Impairment and Hearing Challenges!

Your Investment : Rs 300 and above (Taken as Donation/Optional) + Lot of Passion and Promise to volunteer for the Cause (compulsory)!!!!

All participants “Please note”: The Fees of Rs 300 and above as paid by you would go as Donations exempt from Tax and will go towards Social Development Activities by GiftAbled Foundation…. The amount donated will be utilised basically for 1.) Trainings related to Disability awareness 2.) Events and Trainings for Differently-Abled, through a totally FUN filled experience in turn building Confidence, Life Skills, Team Play, Communication, Leadership skills and Positive Attitude:) Again…GiftAbled Foundation, is a non-profit initiative and all the income including revenues and grants will be used solely for the purpose of Social development. This includes support in terms of training, infrastructure and administration:)

We would need your basic details as mentioned in form for our records/accounts and for donations:) Kindly spare 2-3 mins for the same:)

Date and venue – 27th June 2015, Saturday, 02.30 am to 05.30 pm. Venue to be posted soon.

Pls confirm your presence at:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1KmtxnAB9PwsNFOx2ZrkukdEebydA0XKt-pPCy4WEVzc/viewform

Happy volunteering:)

Smiles,
Prarthana
Managing Trustee : GiftAbled Foundation
http://www.giftabled.org

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