Volship Awards was initiated to acknowledge the contributions made by the VFI volunteers during the course of Volship and encourage them to continue volunteering. It also marks the conclusion of the end of the respective edition of Volship and marks the start of a new journey for the Interim Chapter Leads, who were the leader volunteers selected and trained during the Volship journey, and their volunteers. While some ICL’s are designated the roles of Chapter Leads and take up the responsibility of setting up VFI Chapters in their cities, other ICL’s are invited to join the Core Team of Volunteer for India and support the organization in it’s journey forward.
Volship Awards 2022 is set to take place on May 1, 2022.
Volship Awards 2021 marked the conclusion of the first edition of Volship. Volship Awards was initiated to acknowledge the contributions made by the Volship volunteers over nine weeks and highlight their achievements. Over 50 Awards were presented in total to the Volunteers, ICL’s and their Mentors. Several notable names from the social sector - Job Zacariah (Chief, UNICEF office for Chhattisgarh), Chitra Jaishnkar (Public engagement Assistant ,US Consulate), Santosh Sharma (CEO- Foresee Aviation), Dr. Prahalathan KK (Co-Founder,Bhumi NGO), Sreekanth Hariharan (Playback Singer), Liz Haynes (Founder, Transformational Sports), Sehaj Sahani (Founder of Indian Youth Cafe), Rajesh Krishnan (Founder, Awareness NGO) and Sethu Lakhmi (Managing Director - Sethu Foundation) joined this virtual event to present the awards to the volunteers.