In February 2013, to alleviate the frequent power cuts during the summer Rural India Medical and Relief Society (RIMRS), Institute for the Mentally Handicapped, Palamaner, Chittoor (Dt), Andhra Pradesh, and Good Fellas with the help of company management donated an UPS and 3 Battery. A special thanks to TMAD (To Make A Difference NGO) for coordinating this project.
In January and February 2013, we volunteered & administered Polio vaccinations for the kids in RajaRajeshwari Nagar, Bangalore.
In June 2013, a multi-day cloudburst centered on the North Indian state of Uttarakhand caused devastating floods and landslides in the country’s worst natural disaster since the 2004 tsunami. As of 16 July 2013, according to figures provided by the Uttarakhand government, more than 5,700 people were “presumed dead”. Good Fellas donated a sum of Rs. 25000/- towards disaster relief efforts in Uttarakhand by Round Table India Trust (RTIF). We also donated clothes towards disaster relief efforts in Uttarakhand through the GreenWood High Trust.
GFC partnered with a school run by the State Government in Bangalore, India that provides education to students who deserve quality education but cannot afford it. It was heartening to see our enthusiasm being matched by the students.