Kozhikode: Initiating a new model for sustainable development and service, Peoples Foundation was officially launched by Minister for Urban Affairs and Welfare of Minorities, Manjalamkuzhi Ali here at a simple function held at K.P. Keshavamenon Hall. The NGO started its operations last year. In his inaugural speech, Minister appreciated the functions of NGOs as there are situation when government schemes are not reached at the hands of the commons. Government has been channelizing 1000 crores through these organizations.