‘Tech on Wheels’ – an initiative to foster innovation, promote technology-led solutions and provide upskilling for employability! HCL Foundation, in partnership with Masoom, has launched the ‘Tech on Wheels’ bus in Nagpur. Equipped with computers, online resources and learning material and designed like a classroom on wheels, ‘Tech on Wheels’ will provide educational & learning opportunities to youth and children from underserved communities. The curriculum also includes video game development, graphic designing, 3D printing, web designing, computer courses and mobile application development.
Honourable Governor of Uttar Pradesh, Smt. Anandiben Patel, felicitated HCL Foundation for the transformative work done in anganwadis under the Early Childhood Care & Development (ECCD) vertical of #HCLUday, at a ceremony organized by the District Administration. HCL Foundation, has been working across 76 Anganwadi centres in Gautam Buddh Nagar to upgrade infrastructure, provide safe spaces for young learners, provide healthcare & nutrition and ensure overall physical, emotional, social and cognitive development of children under the age of 6 years. At the event, HCL Foundation also committed to support additional 125 Anganwadi centres in the district, with the aim to convert them into vibrant centres and ensure a continuum of care through an inclusive life-cycle approach.
On the occasion of Children’s Day, in another transformative step to support children in difficult circumstances (CIDC), #HCLFoundation, in collaboration with the Gautam Buddh Nagar Police Commissionerate and CHETNA NGO, launched two new mobile vans under the Nanhe Parinde initiative of HCL Uday. The vans are equipped with educational learning material, digital devices and means to achieve 21st century skills. Mr. Alok Singh, Commissioner of Police, Gautam Buddh Nagar flagged off the vans in the presence of Ms. Nidhi Pundhir, Director, HCL Foundation, Mr. Sanjay Gupta, Director, CHETNA and children supported under the initiative. Meritorious students who cleared the Open Basic Education examination were also felicitated.
Noida! Congratulations on becoming India's Cleanest City in the medium category (Population: 3-10 lakh). It's a proud moment! We also rank 4th in population category 1-10 lakh in Swachh Survekshan 2021 and have received a 5-star garbage-free city rating as part of the Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban). This is a major achievement from being at 324th position in 2018 and reflects the relentless work our city has put in over the last 3 years. Thank you all for believing in, supporting, participating in, and strengthening Clean NOIDA to jointly bring about this cleanliness revolution.