BJS network is strengthened because of many strong volunteers came together to respond to BJS calls in disasters all across the geography. BJS constituted a governing body who either with their strong vision and specific expertise or with their invaluable field efforts gave meaning to disaster related work. Representing states that are majorly hit by the disasters having a ground level experience this body aims at creating an immediate, effective and impactful BJS disaster response.
Associated with BJS since 2002. President of Federation of Jain Educational Institutes (FJEI) Tamilnadu. A Mech. Engineer and manufacturer of Electrical Power Transmission & Distribution Materials, Hon. Secretary of Guru Shree Shantivijai Jain College for Women, Chairman of GSS Jain Vidhyalaya, appointed as Member, State Minorities Commission by TN State Govt from 2001-2004, Served as Joint Secretary, Association of Management of Private Colleges, TN (2000-2006).
Associated with BJS since 2014. Partner of M/s V.K. Surana & Co., Director of S.P. Brokerages (P) Ltd., Director of Swap Consultants (P) Ltd. And Director of Nikhar Enterprises (P) Ltd. -A travel company. President of Jain Club, Member of Central Indian Institute of Medical Sciences, Special Committee executive member of Vidarbh Industries.
"Associated with BJS from 2014. Contributed significantly in Lions and JSG organisation and has donated blood 79 times. Active member of Navyuvak Sangh and Akhil Bharatiya Mutripujak Mahasangh also Acharya Ratna Sundar Vijay ji Maharaj Sahab Chaturmas Samiti. Having excellent oratorship skills. Editor of monthly Jain Pratik from last 33 years. He is into jewellery business deals with daimond, colour stnes, Jadau & antiques. "
Shri. Sharad Seth from Jamnagar, Gujarat is known for his arduous social work. After his M. Sc. with a research background in the effects of insulin and with his management diploma he is settled in his business since 1984. Having a business setup of distributorship of branded building material, his specialty for BJS and disaster work is with his business and domain expertise in pre-fabricated material.
Shri. Ashok Pawar originally from Latur district of Maharashtra has been associated with BJS right from 1993 earthquake. He himself being affected by this major earthquake, he became part of rehabilitating 1200 chidren from Lature and Osmanabad through BJS in Pune and later at Wagholi Educational Rehabilitation Center. Since then he’s part of the core team of BJS that rushes to the disaster site for all the major disasters to which BJS has responded. Shri. Pawar continues to teach at WERC and take care of the rehabilitated children year-on-year. He plays a major role in bringing tribal children from Melghat and Kosbad areas as well as children from suicide affected farmers’ families from all over Maharashtra.
From a younger lot that recently got connected with BJS and proving his metal after much persuasion, completed his second term as the Karnataka State President of BJS by handing over the state that won the label of one of the most active BJS states. He is a dynamic leader who established BJS Karnataka network in far flung areas and creating second level leadership in the entire state hierarchy. He is one of the most sensitive social worker who leaves no stone unturned for any urgent, immediate and critical missions to strengthen the organizational force.