Motilal Oswal Foundation volunteers participated in Beach clean-up drive on 9th March at Dadar beach. The collected plastic will be recycled into useful articles( benches, planters, etc) and distributed through charity. We hope that in the future there wouldn't be the need for such drives as our beaches will be clean !!
Motilal Oswal Foundation volunteers participated in a school makeover initiative for a rural school near Mumbai. The blank walls of the schools turned live with the colorful images drawn by the volunteers. They also helped on the small farm at the school. The volunteers created magic with the informative and motivating murals.
MOFSL associates volunteered at Reading Carnival – an event dedicated to introducing children to the magical world of books. The volunteers spent time with children reading books with, helping them select books to take with them and also attended story telling session. It was a day filled with fun and learning.
The Foundation also donated 5 mini libraries, each consisting of 130 books especially curated for children.
On 8th September, 52 associates volunteered for nurturing the nature. Volunteers planted 150 saplings of betel nut and 50 saplings of apple-ber fruit. They also helped in the vegetable fields by clearing it off weeds and harvesting tej-patta leaves. Later they assisted at the Gaushala by feeding cows. It was an amazing experience to learn interesting facts about nature while taking care of it.
The Foundation believes that if seeds of financial planning are sown in children at an early stage, they will grow to become more financially aware and responsible individuals. Our associates volunteer to teach basics of finances to school children.
Volunteers also coach students who are appearing for National Financial Literacy Assessment Test (NFLAT), a national level test conducted by the National Centre for Financial Education.