Awards & Recognition

  • Best Social WorkerAward by the International Friendship Society, New Delhi for outstanding achievements and services in the field of social work in 2002
  • Star Performance Awardby State Bank of India, Chennai circle for SHG linkage as the eve of International Year of Micro Finance in 2005
  • Gold Star Millennium Awardby Chennai Friends Cultural Academy for the outstanding contribution to National Integration in May 2008
  • Mary Clubwala Jadav “Best NGO” Awardby the Madras School of Social Work for creating sustainable models that can be replicated on 28th March 2015
  • Recognized by the District Administration in the year 2018
  • Honored by the Minister of Education for working with Government Schools in the year 2019
  • Best CSR NGO Award in the year 2021






Engagement with Government Departments:

IRCDS is being member in the different District Government Committees, we are sharing our knowledge and experience with District administration, Govt. Institutions and other NGOs . District Collector is the Chairperson of these committees.

  • District Child Protection Committee
  • District Child/ bonded labourers Rehabilitation Society
  • District Health Society
  • District Task Force member of Save Girl Child; Educate Girl Child (BBBP)
  • District Resource Group (Education Department)
  • District Education Advisory Committee
  • District Professional teachers Development Society
  • District Bonded Labour Vigilance Committee
  • District Noon Meal Programme Monitoring Committee
  • District Development Coordination and Monitoring Committee (DISHA)
  • District Coordination Committee to respond COVID – 2<ndwave (constituted by the District Collector on 27th May 2021)

Membership in NGO Networks :

  • IRCDS is a member in  Campaign against Child Labour ( CACLC- TN)
  • IRCDS is a District Convenor for Tamil Nadu Voluntary Health Association ( TNVHA)
  • Member in the TN -Forces ( Forum for Creche and Child Care Services)
  • Member in the ADD India Network working for persons with disabilities
  • Weltwarts India Network
  • Associated with  CBR Foundation, State Udavikkaram Association of differently abled persons, Tamil Nadu Handicapped federation Trust, December 3rdMovement and Equals.

District Collectors / Additional Collectors participated in our Programmes :

Year

Name

Designation

2000

Thiru. S.K.Prabakar, I.A.S.

District Collector

2000

Dr.Santhosh Babu, I.A.S  

Addl. Collector (Dev.)

2001

Tmt.Jaya, I.A.S   

Addl. Collector (Dev.)

2001

Thiru. P.Sivasankaran, I.A.S

District Collector

2005

Thiru. Pankaj Kumar Bansal, I.A.S.

District Collector

2007

Dr. Rajendra Kumar, I.A.S.

District Collector

2012 – 2014

Thiru. K.Veera Raghava Rao, I.A.S.

District Collector

2016 – 2018

Tmt. E.Sundaravalli, I.A.S

District Collector

2018 – 2019

Tmt. Mageswari Ravikumar, I.A.S.

District Collector

District Superintendent of Police (SP) Participated in our programme ( Year 2020 and 2021)

  • P.Aravindhan, I.P.S, Superintendent of Police, Tiruvallur  

State level Officials visited IRCDS  :

  • Rajaraman,I.A.S Executive Director, Tamil Nadu Women Development Corporation limited
  • Anuradha Rajivan, I.A.S, Managing Director, Tamil Nadu Women Development Corporation limited
  • Palaniappan, I.A.S, Director of Social Welfare
  • Gariyali, I.A.S, Social Welfare Secretary to the Government of Tamil Nadu

Key Government Officials visited I RCDS for Learning exposure Visit:

2000

Tmt.P.Amudha, I.A.S  

Addl. Collector (Dev), Erode

2000

Thiru .R.Thiagarajan, I.A.S

Addl. Collector (Dev), Nilgris

2000

Thiru.Manivasan, I.A.S   

Addl. Collector (Dev), Coimbatore