Matrimonial Get-together 2020

“Match your Abilities rather than matching your disabilities”

Voice Vision project of Basudeo Bubna Memorial Trust continues its tradition with its

Eighth

“Across Disability Matrimonial Get-together”

facilitating the opportunity to know, interact with one another and extend your family.
Entry is open for all gender, religion, caste, creed, community, disability and locations across India.

Event Details:

• Date: Sunday , 23rd February, 2020
• Time: 9 am to 3 pm
• Venue: FM Banquet, S. V. Road, Goregaon West, Mumbai – 400104
• Fee details: Rs. 500/- per participant & Rs. 500/- for Escort / Parent / Guardian – inclusive of refreshments.
• Register before: 9th February , 2020.

Note: Only 1 Escort / Parent / Guardian per participant will be appreciated.

Eligibility Criteria

1. Minimum Age: completed 21 years for men & 18 years for women.
2. Minimum Qualification: Tenth standard.
3. Marital Status: Unmarried, Divorcee, Widow or Widower.
4. Disabled / Non-disabled: Individual with physical disability or without any disability (Non-disabled who wish to marry disabled).

Process:

The registration process is as follows: 1. Register for a new account here
2. Fill in all the required information and click on Create A New Account Button.
3. You will receive an email with your login details and password, on the email id you just provided.
4. Login again with the password provided in the email. 5. Create your matrimonial profile/biodata on our website here
6. Register for the get-together using the below form.

7. Pay the appropriate charges by clicking on the pay now button below.
8. After registering online on the above mentioned links, kindly whatsApp the below mentioned documents on 9820566010 or courier to Voice Vision office on the address mentioned on or before 9th February, 2020.

  • Documents Required:
    • Complete Bio-Data
    • Passport size photograph
    • Disability Certificate
    • Age Proof: Copy of birth certificate/ PAN Card/ Passport/ Aadhar Card/ Voters ID Card/
    • Proof of Education: Copy of Latest Degree / Diploma/ School Leaving Certificate/ any other.
    •Divorce certificate– in case of divorce or death certificate in case of Widow/ Widower.

Address:

8th Across Disability Matrimonial Get-together, Voice Vision
103/ 104, Synthofine Estate, Off Aarey Road, Goregaon East, Mumbai 400063.

Contact

Sushmeetha for any query on +91 22 40400000 / 9820566010 (between 11:30am to 5:30pm, Monday to Saturday only) or email at contact@voicevision.in

Seek the organiser’s prior consent for any relaxation in the above criteria’s.

Special Note:

1) Due to logistical constraints, attendance will be restricted to only physically disabled.

2) Entry will be allowed to registered, paid participants only.

3) Your registration will be complete and confirmed only after filling up the below form, making appropriate payment and submitting all the documents.

4) Use positive language while filling up the below form. As this data will be used for printing your profile.

5) Disclaimer: Voice Vision its trustees, advisory board, volunteers and any of the partners are not responsible for any misrepresentation/cheating. Participants are requested to do a thorough background check before going ahead with a formal relationship.

We wish you good luck and pray that you find your life partner here.

 













Please make the payment after submitting the above form using the following Link

Entrepreneurial Idea Award 2019

The 2nd Entrepreneurial Idea Award enabling visually impaired to be job creators rather than job seekers.

 

Voice Vision constituted the “Entrepreneurial Idea Award 2019” for persons with visual impairment through three months process. Aiming to enable disabled to actually start their business and create jobs rather than seek jobs.

The process began with inviting visually impaired to register their business ideas (in any stage such as ideation, prototype or existing business) in September. In the month of October 13 ideas were shortlisted. From 1st week of November each participant was mapped with MBA students from Somaiya college.

Three days mentorship workshop was organized from 11 to 13 November for all participants and MBA students. Which was kicked off with sensitisation of all students towards ways to treat and interact with visually impaired. Followed with sessions like Sources of finance conducted by CA Sunil Patodia. Later came CA Alpa Kuwadia shared insight about Legal registrations and compliances. Where in Mr. Sreeraman Tiangarajan spoke about marketing and designing user centric solution.

Day 2 each team discussed their ideas, ways to move further and SIMSR professor and founder of Voice Vision mentored them how they can take their idea to next level.

Day 3 Mr. Anshul Dave investor interacted with all about ways to evaluate an idea. Followed by Mr. Rohit Onkar sharing about social media marketing and its importance. We had Mr. TERRY, CHIEF INNOVATOR OFFICER, ENACTUS INDIA, came from New York conducted hands-on workshop on designing a pitch for the entrepreneur’s idea.

Post this mentoring session each team were aligned with specific mentors from various fields such as marketing finance, investors, etc. They then prepared their business model and pitch for the final award day.

Mumbai, India- December 1, 2019- The Second Entrepreneurial Idea Award took place at Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research (SIMSR). The event began with   Ms. Asha Bhatia, the head of SIMSR and Ms. Sushmeetha Bubna, the founder director of Voice Vision sharing insight on why and how the project was conceptualized and executed.

This was followed by the 13 teams pitching their ideas and business models in 5 minutes to a jury which consisted of Mr. Upendra Namburi (Investor, Founder of Idea Earth), Mr. Siddharth Somaiya (Investor, founder of Organic Riot), Mr. Prashant Issar (Co-founder Ishaara Restaurant, Palladium) and Lion CA Subhash Udaipuri (stock broker).

After all the pitches, the mentors and jury were felicitated which was followed by the felicitation/ thanking all the sponsors – Rasna International, Lion’s Club International, Choice International, Byke Hospitality, Samank Consumer Products, JAMM’s, SNS, Newz Hook, Rotaract Club of Mumbai Sky City, Rotaract Club of Northern Suburbs and the 25+ Rotaract Clubs across Asia.

After the felicitation was done, the jury selected the three winners of the Entrepreneurial Idea Award who were rewarded with cash prizes.

First place of Rs. 51,000/- sponsored by Rasna International. Was awarded to Mr. Prathamesh Bendre who pitched his idea of ‘Shayar Dost’, a concept of personalized gifts based around poems, songs and letters.

Ms. Dipti Kale who pitched an idea to expand her existing beauty parlor won the 2nd prize of Rs. 31,000/- sponsored by various clubs of Lions International Club district 3231 A3. The 3rd place sponsored by Choice International Ltd, The Byke Hospitality, Samank Consumer products comprising of Rs. 21,000/- was awarded to Mr. Vijaykumar Kasivel and his idea of a sensor to help the visually impaired swim were chosen.

After these 3 participants were awarded, a surprise seed funding of rupees one lakh was announced for Souravjeet Paswan, a participant came from Patna, Bihar who wanted to expand his business of chemical-free housekeeping products.

The event ended with a vote of thanks to the mentors, participants, jury members, guests, audience, investors and everyone who worked to make the Entrepreneurial Idea Award 2019 a success story.

For us, this is not the end, but a beginning. Where we see a couple of our participants actually start their business and bring a difference to their own and many other lives.

 

Media Coverage on Newz Hook

Invitation for registration

Final Award Day Event overview.

First Runnerup Dipti Kale

Second Runnerup Vijaykumar Kasivel

 

 

Watch Videos

Here’s a playlist of interviews of a few of our mentors for the event. Stay tuned for more.