Skills Academy for Youths from Less Advantaged Families – Ponty Chadha Foundation

New Chance for Better Life

Since 1963 the WAVE group has been succeeding in many fields of industry: sugar and paper manufacturing, distilleries, real estate, mall and multiplexes, liquor retail and distribution. With so much accompanied success The Wave group through its CSR intends to aid less privileged families to get education and knowledge of some skills, helping them with their future employment according to their desire. Skills Academy for Youths from Less Advantaged Families – PCF serves the very purpose within Ghaziabad and beyond. The Ponty Chadha foundation that aims at the security of so many vulnerable families was the initiative of Mrs. Jatinder Kaur Chadha in order to make her late husband’s wish come true, was founded September 14.

Ponty Chadha Skills Academy

The Skills academy for the youth from the less advantaged families-Ponty ChadhaFoundation provides the young generation with CSR programs that includes: potential boost of the youth from vulnerable families, it provides them will specialized skills, gives them basic education and helps them acquire computer skills. No matter where they live in the urban or rural areas, all are accepted and assisted in their further employment, sure, in accordance with their wills.

The Skills Academy is developed on 6 acres in Dasna and it can hold and train 120-150 students per training program. All accommodation is provided for living: kitchen and washroom; rooms for training and lectures, labs, administrative unit, stores and venues and open space. Initially the academy will start with security services and facility management, firefighting and soft skills, later the young people will be trained at construction sites and in real estate sector in order to get more experience in the skills gotten at the Academy. At present students at the Skills Academy are trained to face challenges, to deal with difficulties at workplace and to overcome them, they are trained as to be future disciplined workers with necessary knowledge background and abilities to meet all criteria at their employment spot. The training program and curriculum will be based on the acceptable industry standards. It is for technical, soft and basic computer skills.

As for methodology, it will comprise in itself lectures, team building, audio and visual teaching methods, practical lessons and a real time on job training. For the guarantee of a highly professional program creation, the advisory board is formed with industry experts and senior management of the WAVE group.

Besides taking care of the youth education and giving them a chance for better life, the foundation cares for the health of such families and is actively involved in the healthcare program that includes: free diagnostic camps for villages , where there are a lot of vulnerable families and cannot effort expensive doctor services in the cities. Healthcare is a part of CSR program and the foundation together with Mr. Ram Saran Garg Indo German hospital has formed 40 health camps and served 5, 200 people within the villages included into the program area hitherto.

The benefits brought by the foundation is beyond compare as they provide vulnerable people with all essential services they are unable to effort themselves and one of them is food. The foundation supports such families by delivering rice, grain, and biscuits having high energy quality. Thus, giving them secure life, hope and chance for better life.

To more information visit http://www.thepontychadhafoundation.org/what-we-do/our-programs/

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WAVE Group’s Ponty Chadha Foundation leads from the front in CSR

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The WAVE Group, country’s leading business conglomerate, has taken initiatives in the area of corporate social responsibility.

The group’s CSR and philanthropic arm, The Ponty Chadha Foundation, aims to give back to the communities that are directly or indirectly connected to the group by taking social initiatives and implementing welfare schemes.

Mrs Jatinder Kaur Chadha, the wife of erstwhile visionary chairman of the WAVE Group Mr Gurdeep Singh Chadha (popularly known as Mr Ponty Chadha), has established the foundation to bring alive the dreams of her husband.
The foundation, a part of the Group founded in 1963, is organising CSR programs, which include skills training for underprivileged rural and urban youth, primary health care, special education for differently abled children and their rehabilitation and hunger eradication.

Kulwant Singh Chadha Skill Academy

The Group is establishing the WAVE Skills Academy in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh to boost the potential of youth coming from less advantaged families by imparting training, honing them with specialized skills and helping them to get employment.

In-campus Facilities and Modules

As a part of its CSR initiative, the Group is developing WAVE Skills Academy on 6 acre land in Dasna, Ghaziabad with a capacity to train 120 to 150 trainees per training programme.

The campus will include residential accommodation, mess, kitchen, training and lecture rooms, labs and simulation rooms, administrative block, and open areas.

The academy will impart training in security services, facilities management, hospitality and real estate among others. More training modules are on anvil on the basis of requirements from different sectors.

Health Camps

The Ponty Chadha Foundation regularly organises  free diagnostic health camps for village communities, with a focus on healthy community.

The Foundation along with Dr Ram Saran Garg from Indo German Hospital has held over 40 health camps and has reached out to more than 5,200 people in the village areas of Sun City and Wave City in Noida and Ghaziabad.

Mata Bhagwanti Chadha Niketan

The WAVE Group has established Mata Bhagwanti Chadha Niketan for the training and rehabilitation of the differently abled children.

The Noida-based institution which operates under the banner of Ponty Chadha Foundation is the largest of its kind in Asia with more than 800 children enrolled in the school.

Its special school is dedicated to making such children self-confident and to provide them a place in the society where they are not only accepted but also respected for their special abilities.

Food Bank Initiation

The Ponty Chadha Foundation has joined hands with the India Food Banking Network (IFBN) to provide food to those below the poverty line.

The Foundation is engaged in voluntary distribution of essential food grains such as rice and wheat and high-energy biscuits and cookies to the underprivileged communities in Noida and Ghaziabad. The WAVE Group has held food collection drives in its offices and partnered with the Genesis School, Noida  to launch the Food Drive against Hunger.

The WAVE Group, country’s leading business conglomerate, has expanded to all business domains such as sugar, distilleries, paper manufacturing, real estate, malls and multiplexes, spirits, liquor retail and distribution, sports and entertainment.

Source: http://www.businesstoday.in/current/corporate/wave-group-ponty-chadha-foundation-leads-in-csr/story/227267.html