The awards identified and honoured excellence by NGOs working for the underprivileged, especially in the healthcare sector
The seventh edition of Spirit of Humanity Awards was recently held in Mumbai. The event, an initiative by Amricares, gave away awards to six NGOs. A total of 26 NGOs were finalised from over 300 entries, including four finalists from Maharashtra. The impact sectors included child care, disability, education, health, livelihood and women empowerment. The participating organisations went through three levels of shortlisting. The winners received a prize amount, a trophy and certificate of excellence from the esteemed organisers.
Sankalp India Foundation from South zone received an award in Childcare category followed by Youth4jobs Foundation from South zone in Disability and in Livelihood, Vidya Poshak from North zone in Education, Bangalore Hospice Trust from South zone in Health and Rescue Foundation from the West zone in Women Empowerment.
Spirit of Humanity is a national level platform for collaboration, capacity building and recognition within the social sector in India. The finale of The 7th Spirit of Humanity brought together not-for- profit organisations, academia, government authorities, thought leaders and corporations for sustained engagement and cross learning.
EP News Bureau