YWTC CHARITABLE TRUST,
led by Madhavi Latha Prathigudupu, a former National Paralympic Swimming Champion, strives for the empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) through sports. Their long-term goal is to support PwDs in physical and mental well-being, peer mentorship, career guidance, assistive technologies, recreation, arts, and more. They believe sports can foster education, employment, healthcare, and inclusivity.
Welcome to YWTC CHARITABLE TRUST! We are a not-for-profit organization dedicated to empowering Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) through sports. Our vision is to support PwDs in all aspects of life, fostering physical and mental well-being through initiatives like peer mentorship, self-advocacy skills, career guidance, livelihood/skill development, assistive technologies, recreation, and arts.
At YWTC, we believe that sports play a vital role in individual development and fostering inclusive communities. Through sports, we aim to create positive changes in the lives of PwDs, providing opportunities for education, employment, healthcare, and recreational activities.
Our founder, Madhavi Latha Prathigudupu, is a former National Paralympic Swimming Champion and the driving force behind the "YES, WE TOO CAN!!!" movement. She is also the founder General Secretary of the Paralympic Swimming Association of Tamil Nadu (PSATN) and the founder president of the Wheelchair Basketball Federation of India (WBFI). With her diverse background as an Associate Vice President in an MNC Bank group, a motivational speaker, and an author, she inspires and leads our efforts towards empowering PwDs.
Join us in our mission to create a more inclusive society where Persons with Disabilities can thrive in every aspect of life. Together, we can make a difference and celebrate the abilities of every individual. Explore our website to learn more about our initiatives, events, and how you can be a part of this transformative journey.