All Women Treasure Hunt Held
Hyderabad, March 31, 2018. YoDee& FICCI FLO in association with Govt of Telangana, Dept of Transport organized an All Women’s Car Treasure Hunt on Friday.
Over 150women and the new commercial badge ready lady drivers participated.
TheTransport Commissioner Sunil Sharmaji flagged it off at MuffkamjahCollege in Banjara Hills and ended at Hotel Westin at Madhapur. Heemphasised the importance of empowering women, as it would positively impactthe society positively.
YoDee, isa section 8 Not for Profit Company registered under the Indian CompaniesAct promoting the progress of women through social, economicand professional self-sufficiency. Set up with an intent to empower women, fromthe weaker section of society and enabling them to be socially & economicallyindependent by providing skills, employment and entrepreneurial opportunities.The critical elements to the success of our various initiatives would bepartnering with the Community, Govt., the Beneficiary and the endCustomer. YoDeeaims to create various social impact initiatives /projects for the progress of women in India.
Women onwheels - WoW, aninitiative of YoDee is a Fleet Service by women with women drivers bureau. Theproject empowers women to become professional 4 wheel vehicle drivers thatenables them to secure prosperous livelihood with dignity.
JyotsnaAngara, Board Member said, ‘WOW’s philosophy emphasizes quality service,compassionate support to women drivers, timely and safe transport to passengersand reliable service to business houses’. She added, “We are happy toshare that the Govt has agreed grant the trained women, vehicles under the GovtGrant for Women, who will soon start fleet service of pick up & drop ofwomen employees, for IT Companies in Cyberabad zone”.
Pinky Singh,Founding Director said, ‘A critical element for the success of our variousinitiatives would be partnering the community and end customer. Bytying long-term social and economic returns (societal impact) to charitablegiving, YoDee aims to radically alter the way individuals and institutionsthink about their philanthropic capital’. She added that ‘the aim of thistreasure hunt was to build awareness of the works being done by YoDee andFLO by skilling women to Cab Drivers and Women Safety in our City’.
KaminiSaraf, FICCI FLO Chairperson said, ‘Giving Wings to our Ideas – we havecollaborated with YoDee and the Govt to help empower women and their lives. Itis a very enriching experience to be a part of the change’.