Youth Red Cross society

HEALTH! SERVICE!! FRIENDSHIP!!!

PURPOSE:
• To inculcate love and care among the youth of our country.
• Awareness on the care of their own health and that of others.
• The understanding and acceptance of civic responsibilities and acting accordingly with humanitarian concern and to fulfill the same.
• To enable the growth and development of a spirit of service and sense of duty with dedication and devotion in the minds of youth.
• To foster better friendly relationship with all without any discrimination.

DESCRIPTION:
Youth represent a substantial part of the membership of Red Cross for its humanitarian commitment. Young volunteers can make a significant contribution to meet the needs of the most vulnerable people within their local communities through Red Cross youth programme. This has been designed to involve young people as much as possible in the movement and its activities not only as workers and also as beneficiaries, but as partners in management. The programme focuses on the following areas:

• Encourage community service through training and education
• Disseminate the seven fundamental principles of Red Cross
• Promote international friendship with activities that cultivate a humanitarian spirit,
• Technical support in the development of youth programmes, fund-raising, identification of material and human resources,
• The youth unit aims to have young people recognized by Societies leadership as equal partners.
• The YRC is the most important constituent of its mother organization, Indian Red Cross. It is a student movement organized for students in Colleges and Technical Institutions.

EVENTS:
• Blood donation camp
• First Aid Box Refilling
• Medical Camp I & II
• Orphanage Camp I & II
• Social Awareness Camp
• Picasso for JRC
• Road Safety Program
• Disaster Management
• Organ Donation Camp
• Suyatheena

OFFICE BEARERS:
Padmasri G (B.E. Electronics and Communication Engineering, 2K14-2K18)

FACULTIES:
• Mrs. M. Megala , Assistant Professor (Sr. Gr.),
Department of Applied Mathematics and Computational Science.
• Dr. M. Murugananthan , Assistant Professor (Sl. Gr.),
Department of Chemistry.
• Dr. J. R. Sharmila , Assistant Professor,
Department of Chemistry.