Mohana Vaishnavi has been a part of the Tata family for the last 5 years, and currently works for Tata BlueScope Steel Pvt Ltd in the Project Management Department, specializing in project management, supply chain and inventory management. Having previously worked with an NGO, educating the children of migrant workers, she was no stranger to volunteering, but this project was her first venture into digital, online volunteering. The causes of women and youth empowerment, and environmental conservation that the NGO championed really resonated with her. Furthermore, her personal interest in organic products made her the perfect match, to help the NGO promote theirs online.
Vedhashri serves as an Executive in the CTS Department at Titan Company. This ProEngage project marked her first time volunteering with an NGO since her school days. As a member of the Research and Development Department, she has experience in complete Product Lifecycle Management from idea generation, the development process, Go-To-Market strategy and creating the product roadmap which is a key component of the social media strategy for an organization. In addition, during the Covid-19 lockdown, she found her new interest which is in digital marketing, where she started to explore and learn new concepts. “When I came to know about ProEngage, I read through the categories and digital marketing was an option. I thought I could upskill myself, and I love to volunteer anyway,” she explains.
Global Environment Educators Motivators society focuses on the Sustainable Development Goals in connection with UNO and global platforms for the same. The work towards Sustainable Social Development through the promotion of the Millennium Developments Goals by UNO. A major area of focus within the organization is the promotion of local farmers and eco -friendly farming techniques, with the aim of doubling the incomes of the farmers. GEMS also places a lot of emphasis on promoting social entrepreneurship by engaging tribal communities in skill development, and then helping them sell the products they create.