“Story-fied” to be held from 21st July

Youth for Seva -Story telling event starts on July 21st and ends on July 23rd

To promote awareness about the power of storytelling in students


Hyderabad, July 2017: Youth For Seva – Hyderabad for the first time is organizing a “Story-fied” – come and be a story teller, Programme On 21st, 22nd and 23rd of July to the children from underserved communities. To reiterate the importance of storytelling and bring the awareness about the impact it can create in the young minds.


Shyam Penumaka, Hyderabad Chapter coordinator, Youth For Seva; Venkat Diusari, City Coordinator, Arunmayee Jandyam, Volunteer management Programs coordinator, Mahendar  Kodicherla, Volunteer Management coordinator of Youth unveiled the STORY – FIED poster, at Press Conference held at the Banjarahills office of Youth For Seva.


“Stories are powerful. They help inculcate values, and entertain us too! They make us see things in a new light and think in ways we’ve never thought before, Telling stories is a large part of what makes people connected to each other” says Shyam Penumaka,. Story telling was a family affair earlier where our grand parents used to narrate many stories. But with the current technological influences, it is hard to find such instances in many homes. Inorder to bring back this custom,  and encourage the art of story telling, YFS is organizing this event where in the volunteers go to schools, slums, orphanages and narrate an inspirational story to the students”he added. 


“Venkat Diusari, City Coordinator  said media persons , that Story-fied is the event which will be conducted across 500 locations in the twin cities with a target of 10,000 volunteers who will be narrating a story based on the theme of ‘Resilience’ for 1 million children from the underserved communities, over a single weekend (July 21st – July 23rd, 2017). 


Corporates like Dell, Google and many IT companies are supporting this event by encouraging their employees to participate ein this event. .  In addition students from many colleges, teachers and people from various backgrounds are also supporting the event.   And Youth For Seva requests all to come forward and be a part of this mega volunteering event” he said.


To register – https://goo.gl/swXcaL/ Contact 7995026318/19/20/21/22

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