We are Young Indians, The Voice of New India
Team Tarini - An All women Navy officers’ team that circumnavigated the Globe on INSV at Take Pride 2019
Release of Yi National Annual Report 2018-19
Mr R Balki, Film Maker, Screen Writer & AdGuru at Take Pride 2019
Mr Nitin Bawankule, Head, India Cloud Business, Google at Take Pride 2019
Mr Aditya Patel,Indian,racing driver & representative of Audi India motorsport at TakePride 2019
Group Picture: Yi Chapters recognized for their contribution towards Kerela flood relief work at Take Pride 2019
Launch of Young Indians (Yi) Thoothukudi Chapter
The CII office in Thoothukudi has initiated the process of launching a separate chapter for Yi in our city, as we feel that an organization like Yi will provide an opportunity for the youth of our city and the region at large to actively involve them in nation building initiatives with passion and commitment.
The Launch of Young Indians (Yi) Thoothukudi Chapter has started with the energetic welcome address Mr V Krishna Shankar Vice Chairman, CII Thoothukudi. He elaborated the journey of Young Indians (Yi) Thoothukudi chapter from the outreach program to the launch and also appreciated the hard work and efforts by the members of young Indians and CII team. Ms Fathima Bathool Maluk Yi Regional Chair-South TN explained the evolution and the road map of Young Indians. Mr Annush Ramasamy National Vice Chairman, Yi addressed on leadership at Yi and advised the young Indians of Thoothukudi to Inspire and work as a team. Mr D Senthil Kannan, Past Chairman, CII Thoothukudi shared his experience and knowledge. Mr Srikant Suryanarayan, Past National Chairman, Yi National & Managing, Director, Ishka Farms, he encouraged and motivated the members of Young Indians Thoothukudi to actively participate towards nation building in collaboration with students and youths of Thoothukudi. Mr Annush Ramasamy has announced the Chair and Co-Chair of Young Indians (Yi) Thoothukudi chapter respectively. Mr Raj Bharat, Chair, Yi Chennai Chapter & Promoter & Head Client Servicing, Thinkcomm Marketing & Media Services Pvt. Ltd, he addressed about networking and members engagement.
Mr Madhana Ratnavel, Executive Director at the KSPS Group of Companies and the Veppalodai Salt Corporation. She has been elected as Chair of Yi Thoothukudi Chapter for the year of 2019– 20.
Mr K Dhanush Mathan, Director, Dharangs Aquatech P Ltd, has been elected as the Co-Chair of Yi Thoothukudi Chapter for the year of 2019– 20.
Interactive Session with Ms Apoorva Gupta, SSP, Law & Order, Traffic
The objective of the Interactive session is to have direct interaction with Ms Apoorva Gupta, SSP, Law & Order, Traffic along with Senior Officials on Law and Order situation in industrial estates for the betterment of industry in Puducherry and society at large. The session was co-organized with the support of Yi Puducherry Chapter. The session was very interactive and lots of issues / queries were discussed.
Sunday, 6 January 2019 - Vadodara International Marathon - Yi Vadodara
Yi Vadodara was invited to showcase its social projects in Vadodara International Marathon 2019. Yi Vadodara members were cheering 60000 participants crossing the 42k.m, 21 k.m & 10k.m run during the marathon from Yi spot allotted to Yi Vadodara. Yi members were also interacting with participants & citizens on Gift An Organ.
Around 50 Swacchta Mitra led the Swacchta Run followed by Jawan Run and Divyang Run which were flagged off later.
Impact No. 60000
Saturday, 8 December 2018 - 2nd Edition of Women at the Wheel - Yi Vadodara
Yi Vadodara jointly with Vadodara International Marathon organized the 2nd Edition of Women at the Wheel.
200 Women Participants rallied across the city to display great passion through decorated cars on innovative social themes revolving around Young Indians (Yi) initiatives on Gift An Organ, Women Empowerment, Recycle Reduce Reuse, Masoom (Good Touch / Bad Touch, Road Safety.
The purpose of the rally was to break the myth about safety of women driving by night and also to celebrate the true spirit that represents confident, independent, and enterprising women with a penchant for social causes, the rally also relay Vadodara city being the safest city for women at night.
The 11 K.M Rally witnessed 30 cars where 200 women from all walks of life; Home makers, Corporate women, NGOs & Divyang participated by decorating their cars on the social theme of Young Indians.
Yi shall conduct more programmes and activities to create direct impact on the society.
Total Impact: 40000 citizens of Vadodara
Young Indians Raipur Chapter-Mission Blackboard Launch
Young Indians Raipur Chapter has launched Mission Blackboard,aims to provide infrastructural upgrades in the government schools of the Raipur District. We have listed 120 Government Primary Schools and 52 Higher Secondary Schools in the district which requires maintenance. Mission Blackboard is aimed to provide blackboard for the Primary and Higher Secondary School. We believe a small contribution can bring a change in the way the students learn.
Yi Salem Kaja Relief Aid
Sanitary pads distribution at Central Jail, Bhopal
Richa Sharma, Chair-Project Sabla, Yi Bhopal Chapter, visited the Central Jail where she presented 250 sanitary napkins to the women prisoners. The same was accepted by Dr Sharma. She also interacted with the jail staff and took a round of the premises and understood the needs of the inmates. Currently there are 10 children who stay with their mothers inside the jail and to ensure their comfort during the winters, Yi Bhopal is initiating a donation drive to collect clothes for these children who are aged under 5 years old. The Project will also conduct awareness sessions on hygiene and a few activities for the children in the coming months.
Yi Indore Plantation Drive at PRTS
Indians (Yi) Indore Chapter has organized yet another plantation activity at
Police Radio Training Station, Indore. The objective was to create a better environment and
awareness among the masses about the importance of the trees. Yi members have
planted more than 100 saplings of different varieties at the PRTS Indore
with Scientech Eco Foundation. Police officers were also involved in the
Yi Indore Holi Celebration
Yi Indore Chapter celebrated Holi on 01 March 2018 at Anubhuti Vision School with specially able children. Yi Members distributed colors & sweets to the kids of school & played holi with them. Around 8 Yi members met 56 students of the school & played holi.
Yi Salem Juskiddin Season 4
Yi Salem Juskiddin Season 4
Jus Kiddin is the only premium English standup
comic event at Salem happening successfully for the past 3 years. An evening
show planned this November is definitely on par, featuring artists from
across the country. An evening, packed with a total burst of laughter at
Hotel Grand Estancia and laugh out loud enough to relax and indulge into bliss
of extreme amusement with some astonishing comics.This year more than 250 people participated in the show.
Yi Indore 12th Foundation Day Celebration & Plantation Drive
Indore Chapter celebrated its 12th foundation day on 18 October 2018. Yi
Indore chapter was launched on 18 October 2006. |
During the celebration, Yi members planted 101 saplings at Kanadia Gaushala. After that there was an interaction with the chief guest, Mr Sushil Doshi, Indian Journalist & writer. Mr Sandeep Naolekar, Founder Chair of Yi Indore & Mr Anuj Kothari, Founder Co- Chair of Yi Indore Chapter & National Chairman, Young Indians (2018-19) were also present during the celebration along with all the past chairs, founder members & other members.
On this occasion, a "Gift Card" was also launched, against these gift cards the saplings were planted.
Yi Guwahati Chapter Donation Drive and a session with Mission Smile officials
Yi Guwahati Chapter organized a session with the officials of Mission Smile where they discussed about their initiatives taken so far. As part of a social cause the Chapter also donated a television set for the hospital waiting room.
CII Chhattisgarh and Young Indians Raipur Chapter- Thanksgiving for the Cleaning Staff of Airport Authority of India,Raipur
The program was honored by the presence of Mr. Rakesh Sahay, Director Raipur Airport, Mr P D Gaysung CISF Chief Airport Security Officer, Mr Ramesh Agrawal, Past Chairman, CII Chhattisgarh State Council and Director Real Ispat and Power Ltd, Mr Amit Agrawal, Director, Jagdamba Power and Alloys Ltd, Mr Satish Pandey, Deputy Director, CII Chhattisgarh.
Campaign- "Say No To Crackers"- A initiative by Yuva Students for reducing pollution - Yi Raipur
On 27th October 2018, Young Indians Raipur Chapter along with Yuva students of Kalinga University started off with a campaign "Say No To Crackers" for addressing the issue of pollution created by bursting crackers. The aim was to reach the citizens of Raipur with the message of ill effects of the crackers on your health and the surroundings.
The students from Kalinga University presented Nukkad Natak and interacted with the audience of the Magneto Mall Raipur for creating the awareness.
Seminar on ‘ARISE’:Trusteeship and Nation Building - A Gandhian Perspective Yi Ahmedabad
Seminar on ‘ARISE’:Trusteeship and Nation Building - A Gandhian Perspective was conducted at Sabarmati Gandhi Ashram, Ahmedabad.
Youth and truth unplug with Sathguru - Yi Ahmedabad
Youth and truth unplug with Sathguru at IIM Auditorium.
Project - PlasticNoThanks - Yi Tiruppur
Awareness Session Plastic No Thanks on Spring Mount : 20 Sep 2018
Yi Raipur Chapter Pathfinder and Social Meet
Mr Jugal Madnani, Past Chair Yi Raipur Chapter and Director Sunil Steel Pvt Ltd, Mr Abhishek Agrawal,Past Chair, Yi Raipur Chapter and Executive Director Godawari Power and Ispat Ltd,Mr Shobhit Malani, Chair, Yi Raipur Chapter, Executive Director Rotocast Industries Ltd
Young Indians Raipur Chapter meeting with Dr Raman Singh, Chief Minister Chhattisgarh - Yi Raipur
Mr Chetan Agrawal,Director G R Mines & Minerals Pvt Ltd, Mr Akshay Shukla, Executive Member, Mr Jugal Madnani, Past Chair Yi Raipur Chapter and Director Sunil Steel Pvt Ltd, Mr Abhishek Agrawal,Past Chair, Yi Raipur Chapter and Executive Director Godawari Power and Ispat Ltd, Mr Sourabh Agrawal, Assistant Managing Director, Real Ispat and Pvt Ltd, Mr Tarang Khurana Co Chair, Yi Raipur Chapter and Director Icon Solar-en Power Technologies, Mr Shobhit Malani, Chair, Yi Raipur Chapter, Executive Director Rotocast Industries Ltd, Mr Aditya Mundra, Director Aarti Sponge and Power Ltd, Mr Narendra Goel Vice Chairman, CII Chhattisgarh and Managing Director Shri Bajrang Power & Ispat, Mr Pankaj Sarda,Past Chair Yi Raipur Chapter,Chairman, CII Chhattisgarh and Joint MD,Sarda Energy and Minerals Ltd,Honorable Dr Raman Singh, Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh
Yi Puducherry Chapter Launch
Yi Mizoram Chapter Launch
Second Governing Council Meet at Yi Jaipur
Yi Salem - Kerala Relief Aid
Yi Salem Chapter – Kerala Flood Relief Aid
21 August 2018
Yi Salem Chapter collected contributions from the members and contributed new cloths, medicines and packed eateries worth INR 3,10,000/- for the affected people in the state of Kerala who had lost their basic supplies out of the devastation caused by recent torrential floods.
Along with this Yi Salem extended a cash support of INR 17,000/- towards the rehabilitation oriented projects.
Yi Pune - Kerala Relief
We at Yi Pune are humbled to send relief material, including Medical Kits as mainly required to help our fellow Indians in Kerala. #YiforKerala
Members Providing Relief Supplies for Kerala - Yi Erode
Kerala Flood Relief Yi Kochi
Yi team is working tirelessly with groups like Anbodu, who have relief
camp in Regional sports center (kadavanthra) in helping out flood victims. Yi team is also distributing food to various relief camps across Kerala. Yi is giving food, clothing and medicines to various relief camps like Balabhavan, Chillax Kakkanad , Bhavan’s Elamakkara , St Albert's etc. Yi members are working day and night to help the flood victims. Yi is working really hard to build Kerala to its former Glory. ?
Award from Dr S Prabhakar, I.A.S - Erode District Collector
On this occasion, we are very happy to inform you all that both CII and Yi were honoured by award from Dr S Prabhakar, I.A.S - Erode District Collector for our efforts.
Was truly honoured in getting this recognition on all your behalf. A big thank you to all our inspiring Past Leaders for making Yi Erode what it is today and the members for their contribution towards Yi and our society.
This recognition is only an inspiration for us to be more active do great things for our society.
International Yoga Day Celebrations - Yi Himachal
RUN FOR CHARITY - Yi Chandigarh
Annual Session of Young Indians (Raipur Chapter) & Interactive Session with Prof Parimal Merchant on “Family Dynamics, Ownership and Management”
Coinciding with its annual meeting Young Indians Raipur Chapter organized an Interactive Session with Prof Parimal Merchant, Director, S P Jain School of Global Management & in-charge Global FMB on “Family Dynamics, Ownership and Management” on 25 February 2018 at Raipur. The session with Prof Parimal Merchant was a big draw of the day. The aim of the session was to align the successors and predecessors of the Family Business in the path of growth, multiplication of the business and investment strategies to be used. He also talked about the shortcomings of the decisions taken by the Indian business houses on the family business and implications.
Project-Plastic No Thanks - Yi Tiruppur
Awareness Session on PlasticNoThanks @ SKL School
Induction of new Chair and Co-Chair of Yi- Meghalaya Chapter for the Year 2018-19 by Chair North-Eastern Region Ms Pallavi Chumki Barua
The new Chair and Co-Chair of Yi Meghalaya for the Year 2018-19, Mr Atiar Singh Dey and Ms Mayfereen Ritathiang respectively, were formally inducted by Chair North-Eastern Region Ms Pallavi Chumki Barua at an event held at the Heritage Club, Shillong, in the presence of other Members of Yi Meghalaya. The formal induction was followed by a wide-ranging discussion, over drinks and dinner, between Chair NER, the new Chair and Co-Chair and Members of the Chapter. Pertinent views were offered and discussed by each of the individuals present on the future road map for the Chapter, prospects and hurdles and enhancement of Membership.
Yi Southern Region Chapters visit to Hyderabad - Yi Hyderabad Chapter
Yi Southern Region chapters visit to Yi Hyderabad. Visited two industries, Tata Aerospaces and Alpla India Pvt Ltd followed by Prof. Jagdish Sheth Event.
Session on Social Intelligence - Yi Coimbatore
Regional Council Meet - Yi Southern Region
Regional Council Meet - Yi Eastern Region
Regional Council Meet - Yi North East Region
Regional Council Meet - Yi Northern Region
Regional Council Meet - Yi Western Region
World Environment Day with a theme focusing on “Plastic Pollution” - Yi Amravati
Yi Amaravati Chapter celebrated World Environment Day with a theme focusing on “Plastic Pollution” on 5 June 2018 in Vijayawada.
Speaking at the Session Mr Kanthi Rana Tata, IPS, Joint Commissioner of Police, Vijayawada City said that civic sense plays vital role in controlling the pollution. He was of the view that change is a gradual phenomenon which would lead to development. He also emphasized that all stakeholders such as media, industry plays vital role in sustainable development. Speaking on the importance of security he said that it is vital in ensuring conducive environment which leads to creation of prosperity. He felt that outward thinking is needed for following the best practices across the world. He also released the flyer on “100 Ways You Can Contribute to Environment” on the occasion of World Environment Day.
Mr B Madhusudan Rao, Joint Chief Environment Engineer, AP Pollution Control Board said that excessive use of pesticides is causing damage to the environment. He felt that there is a need to encourage reusable products for protecting the environment. He observed that there has been excessive use of plastics in the last four decades. It is necessary to discourage use of plastics, he added.
Mr Tarun Kakani, Imm. Past Chair, Yi Amaravati Chapter said that it is right time for us to plan for the future, adopting patterns of sustainable production and consumption of plastics. Every individual has to take responsibility and every individual need to adopt good behaviour so that collectively contribute and protect the rights of the future generation.
Mr Bhaskar Nannapaneni, Chair, Yi Amaravati Chapter
delivered the Welcome remarks at the Session. Mr Saathvik Chukkapalli, Co
Chair, Yi Amaravati Chapter thanked all the participants for their participation.
Yi Turf Cricket - Yi Amaravati
Yi Amaravati Chapter organised a Turf cricket match among members of Amaravati chapter on 3 June 2018 in Vijayawada.
Felicitation of skating students at Parshvanath Padmavathy Temple, Sriperumbdur.-Yi Chennai Chapter
Felicitation of skating students at Parshvanath Padmavathy Temple, Sriperumbdur.
Celebration of International Yoga Day
Celebration of International Yoga Day 21 June 2018!!!
Celebration of International Yoga Day - Trichy Chapter
As a part of International Yoga Day celebration, Yi Trichy chapter organised a Yoga Training session for the Members, YUVA students & Faculties at National College, Trichy by 06.30 am. This event was organised by CII & Yi Trichy in association with National College. Mr NP Sukumar, Past Chairman, CII Trichy Zone, Mr Ratnakumar, Chair, Yi Trichy Chapter were present at the event. Around 300 participants took part in this session.
Yi Salem Chapter Runners Day Marathon
Yi Salem Chapter Runners Day Marathon
Yi Salem Chapter jointly presented the Salem Runners Day marathon in one of the most organic place in the city during the early hours of the day. The event witnessed 150 runners from all walks of life in 2 different categories of 5 Km run and 10 Km run. The location as mentioned one of the most untouched part which in turn a reserved place under the forest department which starts from the downhill area of Yeacaud near kuruvampatti zoological park and runs towards Danishpet.
The runners started with a flagged off by Retd Professor Mr Devaraj from Coimbatore who is 89 years of age now and he himself joined the run and completed 10 km run very successfully without any physical hindrances and indeed a very great source of inspiration to all the participants. He also shared some inspiring words to the participants and emphasized the importance of physical exercise for present day so called busy generation which does not have enough space and time for regular exercises. And how running and extensive walking can influence the health he added.
A number of Yi members joined in the marathon which includes the chapter chair and co-chair. The participants spent a morning in a place which was lavished with such lush greenery and forest.
Yi Salem Environment Day Celebration - Planting of 150 Saplings
Yi Salem World Environment Day – 150 Sapling planted
Yi Salem Chapter in partnership with AVS College of Technology, Salem observed the UN’s World Environment Day 2018 by planting 150 saplings along the banks of Salem – Attur national highways.
The prime objective of this drive is to bring awareness to the public and communities on protection of trees and significance of their existence. Around 30 students and members volunteered for planting the saplings.
Mr Ajay, Co-Chair of Yi Salem Chapter presented the importance of tree’s role in balancing the ecosystem, Dr Tholkappia Arasu, Principal, AVS College of Technology added that in few decades from now water scarcity would be widened and can become an epidemic as predicted by scientists around 1960s that water could become a merchandise in the future which had been turned into a reality now.
Yi Salem World Bicycle Day Rally 2018
Yi Salem Chapter celebrated the UN’s first World Bicycle Day partnering with Salem Cycler's and hosted Salem Bicycle Rally in the early hours of the day. As per the UN’s proclamations it’s been stated that the bicycle is a simple, affordable, reliable, clean and environmentally fit sustainable means of transportation; Bicycle can serve as a tool for development and as a means not just of transportation but also of access to education, health care & sport and it’s a symbol of sustainable transportation and conveys a positive message to foster sustainable consumption and production, and has a positive impact on climate.
There were around 40 cyclers who aged between 7 and 50 have taken part in this program and the rally was flagged of by Mr Vimalan, Past Chairman, CII Salem Dist. and Director, SRC Projects Pvt Ltd who himself is a cycle enthusiast.
There happened a short briefing about the health benefits of cycling by Mr Vimalan, then followed that the rally took off at Pioneer sports club Salem and covered a distance of around 18 kilometers by having kuruvampatti zoological park as mid-return point. The Session was presided by the Co-Chair of Yi Salem Mr Ajay L Rajpal.
Plogging - Yi Trivandrum chapter
Plogging done by Yi- Trivandrum Chapter as part of upcoming
World Environment Day. We collected over 25 kg plastic and glass litter
from Kowdiar. Chief guest was Mr Hemachandran IPS, DGP
1st National Management Team Meeting - Mumbai
1st National Management Team Meeting - Mumbai
Show The Ink - Campaign - Bangaluru Chapter
Yi Kolkata Chapter providing 1 year free education to an underprivileged girl child.
#Yi4Children - Interactive Workshop for 65 Caregivers of Children with Autism Spectrum - Bengaluru
Autism Pride Day @ Sankara Eye Hospital: Bengaluru
Yi Youth Olympiad: Nagalan