Madish Parikh


Madhish Parikh, brought up in Ahmedabad, India is an active Youth Leader and is associated with many social change making organizations. He is an alumnus of L D College of Engineering holding Bachelors in Computer Engineering. Being an Engineer he is more inclined towards Social Services.

His Social Journey started with National Service Scheme (NSS) as a volunteer. He aims to bring an admirable change in the society and passionately works in that direction. “Arise, awake and Stop not till your goal is reached” has always been a Source Code of motivation for him. He has been working extensively in almost all possible social sectors like health, environment conservation, blood donations, digital literacy, education, youth empowerment, women empowerment, national integration, international integration, awareness programs and much more.

In recognition to his social works he is honored with many awards by the government as well as National Organizations. He was awarded with “Best NSS Volunteer” Award by Gujarat Technological University. Government of Gujarat awarded him with “Gujarat State NSS Award”. For his outstanding community welfare services he was awarded with “Indira Gandhi Award” by Honorable President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee on November 19, 2014 at Rashtrapati Bhawan, New Delhi. He received “Volunteer Hero Award” by iVolunteer. He was selected by Government of India as an Indian Delegate to Bahrain in December 2015 where he worked upon Indo-Bahraini relations and represented India at an International Level. He was honoured with “National Youth Award” by Government of India which is the highest award of the nation in the category of youth. He has been an Indian Delegate to “Women Higher Education for Disarmament and Peace, Vienna Forum” at UN Head Quarters in Vienna, Austria. He also represented India at Shape Asia Pacific 2017 at Cebu Island, Philippines in 2017.