Maya Venkataraman - Summerland secondary School, Canada
I learned that the best way to help people is not by giving them things, but by enabling them to help themselves. SVYM has given me the confidence to become a better leader
Lizze Loveland - University of Michigan 2012.
I absolutely loved my stay here! Incredible staff, food, service, respect-fantastic program! I would love to come came. Thanks so much.
Evan Haywood - University of Michigan 2012.
What a Wonderful place! It has been truly inspiring to Witness your Unique Mission and Innovative ways you put it into Action. Love & respect to all workers, Administrators, and Visitors!
Shauna Steele - Asst Professor of Dance& Director of Dance program. Anderson University 2012.
Peace, Harmony & Blessings! Thank you for all of your Hardwork,to create environment of Learning, Sharing and Volunteering. I have been continually inspired by the mission of the Organization & by the Staff and Volunteers. I look forward for Next Year
Jeanne Moseley - Associate Director, Global Health Program- Cornell University
“Thank you so much for a wonderful visit. I have learned so much and I am so grateful that our students have the opportunity to participate in SVYM courses and programs. All the best!”.
Donna Ramil - Associate Director of International Programs - ILR School, Cornell University
“It has been much a joy to return to SVYM- my home away from home. Thank you for being so welcoming to Jeanne and me.”.
Monica Edwards, Student, Puget Sound University
“The staffs here are amazing! I am so lucky to spend two weeks great. Fantastic staff here.”.
P.B.Mandawala, Faculty , University of Jayewardenepura, Srilanka
“I left home to stay with you for 13 days during which it was always a pleasure to meet a scholar like Dr.Nagaraja Rao. His guidance was valuable for my studies. All the staff and students at the Institute provided me with a sense of brotherhood. So a big thank you for all of you and I will be definitely coming back”.
Ron Byrne, Vice President (International & Student Affairs) Mount Allison University, Canada
“I have been very pleased to visit SVYM and learn more about the overall work there. I come away with this experience of being convinced ever more strongly in the importance of our partnership and the work of SVYM, thank you”.
Mark Whitmee, Mt. Allison University, Canada
They say wisdom sits in places and that is certainly true with VIIS. I Just wanted to thank each and everyone at VIIS for an experience. I will never forget!
Chelsea Lewis, Concordia University
I will never forget India. Thank you for some great memories .
Mariel Edwards, Concordia University
India has been an amazing experience, thank you for being part of it.
Aarti Agarwal, Cornell University
My experience at SVYM this summer has been one of the most inspiring and eye opening things I have ever done. I have learned a great deal about the culture, traditions and health system. Everyone at the Institute has been very hospitable and kind. I felt right at home. Thank you for everything.
Hala Alarmouti, Concordia University
Thank you so much for such a wonderful experience. India is my favorite place in the world.
Prof. Nota, Wartburg College
This place is inspiring. I am grateful for all the lessons. Can’t wait to bring my students and colleagues and continue to build the partnership.
Karolina Saghafi, Concordia University
Henry Huang, Cornell University
Thank You very much for your hospitality and support during my time in India. I had a great time and really appreciate having the experience. I appreciate all you have done and look forward to visiting again soon.
Josh , University of Michigan
It is the perfect place to study. I would recommend to everyone.