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Redcross

Redcross



Introduction

The   Youth Red Cross Society of the college was established in the year 2011 with the objective of evoking awareness towards social responsibilities among the youth. Under the guidance of the Principal and supervision of the Professor-in-Charge, the students are trained and encouraged to manage the affairs of the group and organize activities to instill in them leadership qualities. The Youth Red Cross is the most important constituent of its parent organization “Indian Red Cross” which was formed in 1863 by Jean Henry Dunant. It is a group movement organized at the initial stages for students between 18 and 25 years of age within the college(s). The fundamental principles of YRC are Humanity, Neutrality, Impartiality, Independence, Voluntary Service, Unity and Universality. The institute realizes the importance of the diverse roles played by the youth who have innovative ideas and skills. The Youth Red Cross aims to organize programs to follow the motto of Health, Service and Friendship which inspire and encourage all forms of humanitarian activities so that human suffering can be minimized and prevented through-

 

1.                 Health/hygiene/sanitation/cleanliness drive

2.                 HIV and AIDS stigma and awareness campaigns

3.                 Accident prevention and first-aid training

4.                 Disaster preparedness

1.                 Save & Educate the Girl Child  Campaigns

2.                 Social welfare activities/environmental and extension activities

3.                 Blood donation camps/workshops/awareness camps/rally etc.

4.                 Stress Management sessions



Youth Red Cross Volunteers

Since its inception a number of students have joined the unit, however enrolled students in the academic sessions 2016-2021 and 2022 are more than 200. The Volunteers have been providing their valuable services as and when required. They pledge to serve in the promotion of health, the relief of suffering and in building a culture of peace without any form of discrimination and to hold in friendship the boys and girls of all institutions. They also promote community feeling among themselves and in the vicinity through a range  of  extension and  outreach  programmes.


Achievements

1.                  Certificate of Recognition was awarded by NACO, New Delhi for active participation in an online Launch  Event of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav ,Awareness Campaigns on HIV,TB and Blood Donation.

2.                  Photography Competition was organized (online) by The Virtual House, (A Production House at Faridabad) at all India level to generate awareness regarding Covid-19, in which Kartikey Tripathi, an active volunteer of YRC  bagged 3rd position and cash prize of Rs.1000.