The passing out ceremony of the first batch of volunteers trained under the ‘Education for Empowerment' initiative will be held on Friday at Theorem India Pvt. Ltd., 67C, Hootagalli industrial area here. The programme is a corporate social responsibility initiative of Theorem, a company that handles online media operations, in association with Pratham, an organisation working for the education of underprivileged children in Mysore. It trains volunteers who visit balawadis and teach children daily. The first leg was held for volunteers of T. Narsipur taluk. — Staff Correspondent