iVolunteer is a social enterprise that promotes volunteering with the mission to bring volunteers and organizations together to share time, skills, and passion to promote India’s social development. Founded in 2002 by Shalabh Sahai and Rahul Nainwal, both alumni of the Rural Management programme at IRMA, iVolunteer offers a variety of volunteer engagement models for individuals, corporaions and NGOs to choose from. Volunteers commit from anywhere between two hours to volunteer in their neighbourhood or virtually up to two years of volunteer service in other developing countries within Africa and Asia.
In 2015, iVolunteer successfully engaged over 5,000 volunteers with over 200 NGOs across India, out of which some volunteers were engaged in over 300+ skill projects with various NGOs.
iVolunteer conducted 150+ training workshops that resulted in training 900+ NGO professionals.
The iVolunteer Awards, India’s only volunteering based awards ceremony campaign aiming to popularize volunteering in India, actively engaged 98,000 people, and the total outreach was over 3 million people.