The iVolunteer Movement


The Internet has been used as a medium for various activities. Now, it's used as a means to do volunteer work. iVolunteer, a web-based portal that seeks to bring volunteers and organizations together in India, has been holding campaigns for various causes.

Shalabh Sahai, who spearheaded the iVolunteer initiative with his classmates in 2001, clearly states that basically, volunteers who joined the organization lacked experience. To enhance their skills, Sahai managed to get experts to coach them. Now, iVolunteer has seven centers in India with a tie-up with a British NGO.

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