We will never have the tall and inspiring personalities like Swami Vivekananda, Lokmanya Tilak or Mahatma Gandhi again and we have to follow their thoughts and deeds faithfully to save the future of our Nation, said Mr. Ramakant Tamboli, a veteran social worker at Shrigonde town, 60 km from Ahmednagar. Mr. Tamboli has formally inaugurated Vidyarthi Sahayak Samiti (VSS) yesterday. About 300 citizens were presents at the occasion including principals 4 colleges, members of Municipality and NGO representatives.
Mr. Tamboli further added that Indians should not expect more from Government, political parties or Judiciary. Only the movement of civil society can change the fate of the our society and Nation. The NGOs like Snehalaya, while doing its basic work are rebuilding the movement of civil society which is an example for other NGOs, Mr. Tamboli added.
Mr. Tamboli (79 years) has worked for 28 years with late Achyutrao Apte to establish Vidyarthi Sahayak Samiti at Pune. Mr. Tamboli shared his valuable experiences of fund raising and character building of students in a meeting with local volunteers, inmates and donors. He has also assured to volunteer six days, every month for the work in VSS. The Snehalaya family expressed gratitude towards Mumbai based Girish Kulkarni and his family for their contribution. Mr. Milind Kulkarni, Secretary of Snehalaya informed the audience about various activities of Snehalaya in his welcome speech. Mr Anant Achyutrao Zende , Hon. Director of VSS offered a vote of thanks. We request you to visit this new project of Snehalaya. Shrigonda is 60 kms from Ahmednagar and 30 km away from Daund Railway Station.
Address: Vidyarthi Sahayak Samiti (VSS), Kulkarni Wada, Kumbhar Galli, Shrigonde, Dist. Ahmednagar.