Raindropss felicitates and presents awards to women achievers from various genres on International Women’s Day every year. In 2015 Raindropss held the second of the annual Women Achiever Awards ceremonies. It was held on 8 March 2015 at Chettinad Vidhyashram, RA Puram, Chennai.
Lifetime Achievement Awards winners were:
Other awards were presented to:
Inspirational Woman of the Year – Mrs. Nanammal – Eldest Yoga Guru
- Cinema – Ms. Radhika Sarathkumar
- Indian Folk Music -Ms. Chinna Ponnu Kumar
- Educationalist – Dr. Susan Marthandan (Director – Hindustan Group of Institutions)
- Choreography – Ms. Brinda
- Director – Ms. V Priya
- Environmentalist – Ms.Vanitha Mohan(Founder – Siruthuli, Coimbatore | Vice President, Pricol)
- Tamil Orator – Ms.Bharathy Bhaskar
- Culinary Arts – Ms.Mallika Badrinath
- Medicine – Dr.Geetha HariPriya (Obstetrician & Gynaecologist)
- Sports – Ms. Alisha Abdullah (Fastest Women Racer)
- Music Director – Ms.Bhavatharani
- Social Work – Ms.Jayshree (Founder – Ability Foundation)
- Business Leader / Producer – Ms.Puspha Kandaswamy (Managing Director – Kavithaalaya Productions)
- Psychology – Dr. Mini Rao
- Education Initiatives – Dr. Sandhya Chintala (Vice President – NASSCOM)
- Social Initiatives & Women Empowerment – Dr. Mariazeena Johnson (Managing Director – Sathyabama University)
Raindropss Jingle Bells – Be a Santa is an initiative that aims to spread joy to children through offering them small gift-wrapped packages. Raindropss works with CSC’s Corporate Responsibility Team on this initiative that connects lesser-privileged children with the employees. Wish cards filled up by children from various NGO’s are distributed to employees, who register in this program to fulfill the children’s wishes.
Raindropss Jingle Bells – Be a Santa 2014 Raindropss in association with CSC India – CSR team celebrated Christmas with 100+ lovely children from Sevalaya and Seers Girls Home at Spencer Plaza on 20 December 2014. It was an evening of music, dance, carols and gifts.
Music director D Imman, Andrea and AR Raihanah graced the occasion and shared their Christmas wishes and messages with the kids.
The evening began with the special Christmas message and prayer by Pastor Samuel, with a battery of leading playback singers including Hariharasudhan, Aadjeeth, Sonia, Priyanka, Aravind, Pravin, Kavya, Jayakar and drummer Arun Nehru, Twist & Turn Dance Crew. Special performances by Whister Swetha, Trichy Saravanakumar and juggler Veera had the audience on their feet.
In 2013 the gifts were distributed to the children on 21 December at a grand function organized at Spencer Plaza in the presence of leading playback singers and music directors A. R. Reihana and James Vasanthan. The children’s wishes are necessities more than luxuries like Hero pens, school bags, clothes, stationery, footwear, and sports equipment
It’s a heartburn situation we had in Jammu & Kashmir due to the unforeseen flood recently. Raindropss always stand for a cause and extend full support by joining hands for noble initiatives.
Social networking is being our best way to reach wider crowd and it has become a must channel among youngsters.Raindropss commenced a noble initiative named as “Raindropss KASHMIR’s 100rs Challenge initiative”, believing that many of our 100’s can definitely make a difference in thousands of our brothers and sisters affected in JAMMU & KASHMIR flood. The call was made to all the helping hearts through the powerful media “FACEBOOK”, with a note as people interested to support the cause, can donate by giving minimum of 100rs filled Cheque / DD in the favor of “PRIME MINISTER’s NATIONAL RELIEF FUND”, it’s true that the power of social media again proved.
“We wanted to use social networking sites for the noble initiatives and prove that young minds always think different and unique. We received enormous response from our supporters across the globe including Dubai, Singapore and various parts of India. JATAYU- a team of energetic college going students who took Raindropss has an inspiration, have also joined hands with us in this initiative and supported us well, which is truly a commendable effort. We are very proud that on a total we were able to raise an amount of Rupees Eighty thousand (INR 80,000) through this noble initiative. The very aim of the fund is to help all our sisters and brothers struggling to get their priceless life back in Jammu and Kashmir.
Raindropss “IFTAR PARTY” – Ramzan Celebrations with our lovely kids from SEERS HOME!!!
We were blessed to celebrate Ramzan this year with these lovely kids…!!! First set of cloths from our cloth donation drive were distributed to SEERS HOME.