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    Teachers and trainees of V-Excel Trust make masks. Donate your old bedsheets and clothes to this cause.

    Mylapore Times 27-June-2020 V-Excel Educational Trust’s vocational unit is making masks with the help of trainees and teachers. These masks are reusable and strictly adhere to the specifications received from the Ministry of Health and Family welfare. We wash the masks thoroughly and dry it under the sun before they are sold for Rs. 35 a piece. The masks also come with a pocket to insert a filter for additional protection....

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    V-Excel Educational Trust’s online teaching.

    Divya Marathi 06-June-2020 V-Excel Educational Trust’s online teaching....

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    V-Excel’s vocational training unit encourages its trainees to grow home gardens; shares tips online

    Mylapore Times 21-April-2020 Youth Empowerment Services (YES), the vocational training unit of V-Excel Educational Trust in Mylapore is now encouraging its trainees to grow their own veggies.....

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    V-Excel to make masks for patients visiting hospitals, pregnant women

    Mylapore Times 09-April-2020 V-Excel Educational Trust, an NGO for special children in Mandaveli is planning to make cloth masks to be distributed to patients visiting hospitals, pregnant women among others. The NGO has collaborated with The Square Inch, a Chennai based quilting studio to make the masks......

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    V-Excel to offer counselling through WhatsApp and Skype

    Mylapore Times 30-March-2020 To help people who might feel stressful or panicky in this lockdown period, V-Excel Educational trust, an NGO for special children in R.A.Puram is offering counselling services. Professional counsellors of V-Excel will provide counselling through Skype and WhatsApp voice/video calls. The service is offered for a nominal cost.......

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    V-Excel Educational Trust presents a 'Never Before Told' fairy tale entitled, "The Last Leaf of Lorien"!

    Kunguma Thozhi 16-30-April-2020 V-Excel Educational Trust presents a 'Never Before Told' fairy tale entitled, "The Last Leaf of Lorien"! An original tale co-written, co-directed by our students themselves, it reflects what is truly essential for a human being, as expressed from the souls of our special children....

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    Worlds 1st Zero Waste And Sustainable Bean To Bar Chocolate Brand!

    Business World 11-April-2020 Launched in Amsterdam earlier this year & paving established the benchmark in sustainability globally. Cocoatrait, now launches its range of chocolate products in India! We assume people product, environment & process sustainability as priority & promote flavor delivery using minimal & natural ingredients. WE ARE PROUDLY INDIAN!...

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    Chennai NGOs pitch in to make cloth masks for people in essential services

    The Hindu 10-April-2020 Students and teachers who are from schools for children with disabilities, run by the V-Excel Educational Trust, are also at their sewing machines, making masks by the minute. They too have been trained by The Square Inch team...

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    Covid-19: Chennai's quilters now make protective masks

    The Hindu 31-March-2020 Varsha adds that the quilters have also taught the teachers of V-Excel Educational Trust, and they, in turn, will be teaching others through video ..

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    Dr. Vasudha Prakash, Founder-Trustee V-Excel Educational Trust, demystifies inclusive education

    ScooNews 27-Jan-2020 Inclusion works! This fact can be corroborated as soon as you step into the iconic Hotel Savera of Chennai and walk up to the reception. Arun Bhatia (name changed) who had been diagnosed with intellectual challenges at the age of 5, who struggled through the early years of school, whose education was attained in a special school, who was on medication for seizures for several years, and who according to everyone around him had no conceivable career possibilities ahead of him, will be the one to politely enquire how he can assist you.

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    Plastic-free chocolate 'Rapper' - Chennai woman's new initiative

    BBC Tamil 14-Dec-2019 Poonam Chordia, India's first woman chocolate taster, runs a chocolate production company in Chennai.

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    New Academy for children with learning difficulties.

    Lokmat Times 5-Aug-2019 V-Excel Educational Trust estabilished a New Academy for children with learning difficulties as an exclusive Service unit of their Nashik Branch.

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    How people with autism are finding freedom and fame in the creative arts

    resetfest.com 1-May-2019 “It’s not enough. Ours is a big country,” Dr. Vasudha Prakash, founder of V-Excel Educational Trust, told Re:Set. Her organization works with people with cognitive disabilities, offering early intervention and vocational training in several centers across India.
    Prakash believes concepts like Mirchi and Mime and Echoes are less trickier to implement because the employees don’t have cognitive challenges such as autism. According to Prakash, people with cognitive disabilities need professionals to identify their strengths and find a non-triggering space where they feel comfortable.

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    How people with autism are finding freedom and fame in the creative arts

    The Hindu 20-April-2019 Says Puja Bhalla, Gita’s daughter and a psychologist and curative educator at Chennai-based V-Excel Educational Trust, who has been facilitating communication with the children for close to 12 years .

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    V-Excel launches ‘Tiffin Times’ – a mobile food truck at Luz Church Road to help young adults with special needs

    Times of India 3-April-2019 V-Excel Educational Trust, an NGO for special children based in R.A.Puram launched its newest initiative called ‘Tiffin Times’ – a mobile food truck at Luz Church Road, opposite to Amrutanjan Healthcare Limited.

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    Educational trust to launch 'Tiffin Times' to help youngsters with special needs

    Times of India 30-March-2019 V-Excel Educational Trust, which focuses on providing lifespan services to individuals with special needs, will be launching its Tiffin Times initiative on April 1.

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    ‘World of Women’ awards presented

    The Hindu 23-March-2019 The Hindu Torch bearer Award recognising excellence in education to Dr. Vasudha Prakash, Founder - Trustee, V-Excel Educational Trust

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    Tarang | Creating a special bond through music

    The Hindu 21-February-2019 Tarang builds a bond between musicians and special children

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    V-Excel receives Rane Pioneer of Change Award

    New Indian Express 08-November-2018 The Rane Group, a Chennai-based company that manufactures auto components, on Saturday presented the Rane Pioneer of Change Award to a social organisation, V-Excel Educational Trust (V-Excel), stated an official release from the company. The award was presented to V-Excel for its outstanding contribution in making the lives of persons with disability better.

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    This teacher left the US to start an NGO, 35k people with special needs empowered

    Yourstory.com 19-December-2017 What started as a small learning centre with just 11 students is now a registered charitable trust that has impacted over 35,000 individuals with special needs across urban and rural areas. V-Excel Educational Trust was founded in 2001 by Vasudha Prakash, who is a professional academician and counselor, with a doctorate in Special Education from Rutgers University, New Jersey..

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    A ‘SPECIAL’ KING

    Times of India 11-January-2018 Welcome to Africa, welcome to heart of the Savannah, welcome to the pride lands.” A voice booms from the speakers, reminding us that we are in an auditorium,...

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    The Lion King, Saarang IIT Madras

    Events High This Saarang, for the first time ever, we bring to you a musical show 'Lion King'. This is an adaption from the Walt Disney movie, Lion King, with animal,..

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    V-Excel Educational Trust Transform

    Insight Look 6-January-2018 V-Excel Educational Trust is an NGO which takes care of differently-abled individuals and offers them training to deal with the outside,..

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    V-Excel Educational Trust Transform

    Scroll.in 30-December-2017 Over-scheduled, under-slept children experience neural fatigue. Mono-tasking could be the solution.

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    This teacher left the US..

    Yourstory.com 19-December-2017 From early intervention to providing employment, V-Excel Educational Trust takes care of the medical, educational and vocational...