Ms. Behl, while talking to the media added, "Some NGOs screen volunteers. But that job is already done by us when we get people who show interest in the posts on our site. NGOs tell us we are making their job easier." Behl explained that they have got a questionnaire to fill. In case some answers are found to be vague, the appliant is asked for more information.
Efforts put in by these two sisters is getting praise. Dhwani Shah, an assistant school leader with Akanksha says, "We worked wih them for two events. The response is good.
More and more such efforts are needed for other cities in India where there are large number of NGOs in operation all of which had got opened primarily to make a nice difference to the society. It could be possible due to lack of dedicated and motivated volunteers, some of these NGOs may not be able to operate much efficiently.
Therefore, the above website (portal), which is now focussing on Mumbai can be extended to many other cities in India. Hoping concerned quarters and others who are interested in making some good contributions to the society can help to strngthen the above website and also to extend its reach for more cities and towns in the country. More and more similar website should also come up, after getting due encouragement from concerned quarters, to cover wider areas in the country.
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