IOD Foundation and OCYM Ghaziabad supported by The Akshaya Patra Foundation in association with Nagrik Foundation and ActionAid Association supported Food distribution in the slum areas of Indirapuram, Ghaziabad today.
This distribution additionally is currently done in 3 locations of Delhi – AIIMS, Govind Puri and Sangam Vihar serving more than 1500 people daily and will be continued until this month end supporting people in need during these difficult times amid the pandemic.
OCYM volunteers lead by Fr.SajiAbraham, Fr.Cherian Joseph, Mr.Jiju George & others along with the Principal of St.Thomas School, Indirapuram- Mr.V.K Kuriakose participated and supported this project.
Last week monthly food ration kits were distributed to more than 100 families of the HOPE SCHOOL parents of street children .OCYM trains them as regular students since last 12 years by giving after noon classes now also their online classes are going on by providing them mobile and tab supporting around 120 students .
The three Social Foundations IOD Foundation, Nagrik Foundation and ActionAid Association have joined hands to pool together their competencies and serve the common man in these difficult times during the COVID pandemic.
Commenting on the initiative, Reji Mathew, Secretary General IOD Foundation said that “Today this has been possible with the collective effort of Akshaya Patra Foundation, Nagrik Foundation, ActionAid Association and OCYM.
Rtn Sandeepp Saxena Lead CSR ActionAid Association added such partnerships are valuable in serving communities during the Covid to maximise outreach ,support and impact on ground .
We are deeply committed to continue to create long-lasting impact in these communities supporting their basic needs during such difficult times .