On the occasion of 150th Birthday of Mahatma Gandhiji on 2nd October 2018, Nehru Yuva Kendra, Mathura felicitated Sri Amit Chaturvedi, Senior Counsellor of Jnana Jyothi Financial Literacy Centre, Mathura by giving an Award for his outstanding service in spreading financial literacy to rural people and educating them on various social security schemes of Government. The award was handed over to Sri Amit Chaturvedi by Sri Nihal Singh, District Co-ordinator of Nehru Yuva Kendra (Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Government of India).
Sri Amit Chaturvedi, Senior Counsellor of Jnana Jyothi Financial Literacy Centre, Mathura was felicitated by Adarsh Yuva Samithi, Mathura on the occasion of International Literacy Day on 08.09.2018 at Sanskar Shala, Mathura. The Yuva Samithi felicitated 45 persons comprising social workers and teachers who have rendered yeomen service to the society in Mathura district.
Sri Amit Chaturvedi was selected for the award in recognition of his service to the society in the field of spreading financial literacy to rural people, educating them on various social schemes of Government and encouraging them to avail the facilities. Sri Chaturvedi was felicitated by giving Adarsh Shiksha Ratna Award 2018-19 by Sri Krishnapal Singh, District Inspector of Schools, Mathura. The function was graced by Sri Rajendra Singh, Director of Deendayal Dham, other dignitaries, officials & volunteers of various social organizations in large number.
The Annual Report of Jnana Jyothi Financial Literacy And Credit Counselling Trust, Manipal for the year 2017-18 has been released by Sri Ajay Vipin Nanavati, Chairman of Syndicate Bank on 27.06.2018 at the Central Secretariat of the Trust at Manipal. He commended the performance and activities of the Trust and wished all success in spreading financial literacy.
Others present on the occasion were Managing Trustee of the Trust Sri I.N. Raghavendra Bhat, Syndicate Bank’s Executive Directors Sri CH S S Mallikarjun Rao, Sri S Krishnan, Directors Dr Sanjay Kumar, Sri Jayant Gokhale, Ms Vandana Kumari Jena, Sri C A Sunil Vashisht, Sri Kamal Kishore Singhal, Sri G Ramesh, General Managers Sri Satish Kamath, Sri C B L Narasimha Rao, Sri Jagan Mohan Prahlad and Sri K. Raviraja, Secretary & staff of the Trust.
Jnana Jyothi Financial Literacy and Credit Counselling Trust, sponsored by Syndicate Bank, has conducted 22,478 camps covering 10,18,310 people through its 75 centres during the financial year 2017-18. The 45 Financial Literacy Centres of the Trust are located in Karnataka, 6 in Kerala, 10 in Andhra Pradesh, 8 in Uttar Pradesh, 5 in Haryana, and 1 in U.T. of Lakshadweep. Karnataka Bank, Andhra Pragathi Grameena Bank and Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank have joined the Trust as institutional sponsors having 5, 5 and 10 centres respectively while Syndicate Bank sponsored 55 centres. Read more
Sri Ajay Vipin Nanavati, Chairman of Syndicate Bank, who was in Manipal for attending the EGM of the Bank, visited the Central Secretariat of the Trust on 15.03.2018 along with Sri M Mohan Reddy, General Manager of Syndicate Bank. He showed keen interest to know about the activities of the Trust. Sri M Mohan Reddy, GM, Sri I N Raghavendra Bhat, Managing Trustee and Sri K Raviraja, Secretary of the Trust explained to the Chairman about the Trust, Financial Literacy Centres set up by the Trust, their activities and performance.