The Youth Red Cross Society is a worldwide, well known, universally accepted, admired and internationally identified humanitarian service organization. It was established in 1863 in Geneva, Switzerland. The father of Red Cross movement and recipient of Nobel award for peace in 1901 was “Jean Henry Dunant”, who was a successful businessman.
Youth Red Cross has the following three principles:
To inculcate the feeling of service of mankind, college has formed the Youth Red Cross Society.
More than 50 volunteers are actively involved in social activities under Youth Red Cross Society of S. Govt College of Science Education and Reseach, Jagraon.
YRCS of the college has conducted various competitions like essay writing competition on 8th June, 2020 on the topic “Battling Covid-19 with World Red Cross Society”. Seven students of the college participated in the competition, out of which, Mehargurvir Singh of B.Sc. III NM, Khushi Jindal of B.Sc. I NM & Manmeet Kaur of B.Sc. III NM secured Ist, IInd and IIIrd position respectively. Also, some students prepared posters on AIDS- Causes, Spread & Treatment.
YRCS conducted e-Poster Presentation on 21st December, 2020 on the theme “Covid-19: Its impact on Society & Environment” Seven students of the college participated in the competition, out of which, Khushi Jindal of B.Sc. II NM stood 1st, Ramandeep Kaur of B.Sc. III NM stood 2nd, Jaskiran Kaur of B.Sc. NM, and Osheen Kapoor of B.Sc. II NM together secured 3rd prize.
YRCS of the college has planned to conduct following activities:
Based on the movement started by government of India in schools and colleges a RED RIBBON CLUB has been established. This spreads awareness about H.I.V. (AIDS). Its guidelines includes,
In our college in the previous years various awareness campaign, rallies have been organized. In the future we intend to organize seminars to create awareness among the students.