YOUTH RED CROSS
Youth Red Cross (YRC) was formulated in our college, Bharathiyar Institute of Engineering for Women in the year 2009. From its inception, every year nearly 150 students enroll themselves as volunteers in YRC.
Initially the Red Cross, established in 1863 in Geneva, by Jean Henry Dunant, is an International Organisation meant for humanitarian services.
“The Youth Red Cross” is a constituent of the Indian Red Cross Society.
A group movement organized at the initial stages for students between 18 to 25 years of age.
The hope of every nation in the world is its young people. We, in our institution Bharathiyar Institute of Engineering for Women, prepare our students to be caring citizens so that they have an opportunity to touch the lives of the needy and the helpless. We try to make a difference in our students through YRC.
THE YRC MOTTO
YRC Unit members are the builders of the Nation who take part in bringing the very MOTTO of Red Cross, that is, “SERVICE TO SOCIETY“.
Principles of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement are
- Voluntary Service
International Youth Day (IYD) 2015 was celebrated at our institution, Bharathiyar Institute of Engineering for Women on 08.08.2015 in the presence of Mrs.M.Purasolia, ICTC counsellor, Gangavalli, Mrs.S.PoornaSelvi,ICTC, Lab Technician, Gangavalli and Mrs.K.Sharatha, ICTC counselor,Thalaivasalin our college premises. During the function rs.M.Purasolia emphasized the theme ‘A Step Towards Change’ behind International
In Bharathiyar Institute of Engineering for Women with YRC, Youth Day Celebration and discussed with the students about the Problems in young students and in the society, causes & effects of AIDS and how students can put a step forward in contributing nation’s growth and building & designing their own future.
Our college, Bharathiyar Institute of Engineering for Women student participated in Tamil and English Elocution competition on 18.08.2015 at Salem Sowdeswari College and won third place in Tamil Elocution.
Blood grouping for students was held on 19.08.2015 in our college campus by Naga paramdeicals, Attur.
The Dengue Awareness Program was conducted on 29.09.2015 in our college premises, Bharathiyar Institute of Engineering for Women.The program started with the demonstration of the causes and warning signs of Dengue illness by Dr.P.Senthil, Medical Officer, Dr.T.Selvam, Non-Medical Supervisor, and Mr.R.Rameskumar, Health Inspector, Siruvachur. They gave a stepwise approach to the management of Dengue and preventive measures and controls of breeding of Aedes mosquitoes which spreads Dengue. The Dengue Awareness films were shown to the students which illustrated the sources and measures to control the Dengue illness.