Job fair / Talent MelaAs part of the skill development program of Ni-MSME, VAPS conduct a job fair in Madurai and Virudhunagar districts where several numbers of unemployed youths, both men and women, avail the opportunities from various job providers. It is envisioned that such program in other districts such Sivaganga and Ramanathapuram will meet the expectation of the youth.
Business development Meet
Business development meeting is conducted for upcoming entrepreneurs as part of the livelihood initiatives, keeping in view of the first generation entrepreneurs to equip themselves in technical and marketing skills and also how to sustain the business activity in the competitive business world. Interestingly, more than 150 entrepreneurs, especially women participated and benefitted.
Community Outreach Program for Child Welfare:
Awareness and education program on child rights and hygienic is conducted for the primary and high school students in and around Madurai and few blocks in Ramanathapuram and Sivaganga districts. Few programs are carried out in association with the Child Line. Some of the programs conducted in association with the Madurai Institute of Social Sciences, Madurai.
Awareness program on Alcoholism:
Awareness education program on alcoholism is conducted at some villages, for example Kallanthiri village, Madurai in association with M.S.Chellamuthu Trust, Madurai and cultural program also at times is conducted by the field work students of Madurai Institute of Social Sciences, Madurai. It is planned to conduct such program in many locations, keeping in view of the menace of alcoholism.