5th September-11th September 101 Street Play
Kirti College NSS Unit Conducted 101 Play during Ganesh Chaturthi. The Topic of 101 Play was water conservation. The main objective was to spread awareness on water conservation. There were total 2 groups Following points were highlighted in the street play –
- Wastage of Water
- Scarcity of Water
- Needy to Save Water
- Affects Due to Urbanisation.
Plays Were Performed in Dadar, Worli, Vile parle, Matunga, Vikhroli, Santacruz, Prabhadevi, Parel, Tilak Nagar, Ghatkopar, Kurla, Charni Road, Kalachowki, Sayani Road, Mankur.
Unit Cleaning Activity
Kirti college NSS unit conducts the activity of Unit Cleaning once in a month. Around 15 volunteers always take part in the activity. The volunteers also clean the college premises while doing the activity.
Weekly activity each Sunday. Kirti Kiran
Every Sunday street children are being brought by NSS volunteers from Dadar railway station to kirti college. As soon as they enter the premises, they play some outdoor game, in the campus like cricket, kho-kho, kabaddi, etc. and indoor games like carom. These children are made to clean themselves and then have a session of yoga and prayer which are conducted by NSS volunteers .This is followed by an educational session in which these children are taught basic courses in languages like English, Hindi and Marathi, elementary subjects like mathematics, history, geography, science, literature general knowledge, Indian studies, etc. They are given basic knowledge of environment. students are made to perform skits or songs. Their talents are also garnered through painting, rangoli competition and handicrafts. At the end of the session these children are fed with wholesome nutritious food like poha and khichdi which is homemade. After that we leave them to their place. Festivals like Diwali are celebrated by distributing sweets and faral, Christmas by distributing sweets and clothes, New year by distributing slate and pencil to needy children. This is one of the best examples of students being included in the tradition of human servicer.
We conducted nav kirti project from 29th September to 07 October 2019. Where the volunteers celebrated each colour in a different way with a social cause. Like red for information on menstrual cycle, green for tree plantation, yellow for gender justice and so on.
Day 1 : Topic : Oath on swachhta, ahimsa and shantata
Colour : White
Our NSS unit conducted an activity of cleaning the surrounding area. This activity was in college and near college areas. We cleaned our unit and surrounding and also the roadside area of our college.
Day 2 : Topic : Session on Menstrual Cycle
Colour : Red
NSS Unit conducted a session on Menstrual Cycle by Kirti college biology teachers. They gave us information about menstrual cycle, diseases and solutions also doubts were solved for the same. The session ended by their vote of thanks to them.
Day 3 : Topic :- Session on LGBTQ
Colour : Yellow
NSS unit conducted a session on LGBTQ. This session was taken by a MAVA member Omkar Wakkar. He explained about MAVA NGO and also shared some information and stories and situations of LGBTQ community members. The motive of this session was to spread awareness and try to support LGBTQ community.
Day 4 : Topic : Beach Cleaning
Colour : Royal Blue
Kirti college NSS Unit conducted an activity of Bleach Cleaning at Dadar beach. The activity was in early morning. The activity between mid of the morning.
Day 5 : Topic : Tree plantation
Colour : Green
Kirti college NSS unit conducted an activity tree plantation in Kirti college. Volunteers were divided in two groups. The volunteers were supposed to dig pits for the plants. Then the saplings were planted. The main motive of the drive was not just to plant trees but to also look after them after they were planted.
Day 6 : Topic : Self Defence
Colour : Grey
Kirti college NSS Unit conducted an activity of Self Defence. Our Chief Guest and Trainer taught us the techniques of attack and defence to all volunteers even boys too. The motive was to that every volunteer or student must protect themselves from any type of problem especially physical attack problem.
Day 7 : Topic : Personality Development
Colour : Peacock Green
Kirti college NSS unit conducted a session of Personality development by life member. Deccan Education Society Minal Mapuskar. She explained us the importance of goal deciding and also motivated us to achieve the goal successfully. NSS Unit conducted an activity on the occasion of Dr Abdul Kalam’s birth anniversary, on 15th October 2019.It was a very good inspiring experience to give tribute to our Dr Abdul Kalam on their birth anniversary.
26 January to 1St February 2020
Kirti college NSS unit started a new project called pride week. The main motive was to spread awareness on LGBTQ community and show our support towards them. Our unit also conducted an activity of poster making. Volunteers were provided drawing papers to all the participants. The posters and slogans made were in support and respect to LGBTQ community. The motive of this activity to use this poster in the rally. The volunteers conducted an activity of making a Greeting card. We also conducted a fun and attractive Game session. In this, volunteers expressed their views by playing games. The motive of this session was to understand what is gender and the view of people towards it. Our unit volunteers performed a Street play to support the LGBTQ community. The play was performed near Suvidha famous shop at Dadar Station, Lastly the NSS Volunteers Participated in Pride Rally at Azad Maidan. The Main Motive was to Show our Support, Love and Respect to LGBTQ Community.
6th to 12th February
Oral Cancer Week
Kirti College NSS unit started a New Project named ‘Oral Cancer Week’. The main motive to start this project was to spread awareness on Oral Cancer. As Oral Cancer stands in first three Cancer’s in India on this occasion the volunteers took a pledge on acceptance of Cancer patients and precautions on Oral Cancer. Further the volunteers conducted an activity of Poster Making. In which Volunteers made a Poster based on Oral Cancer, they highlighted precautions to be taken to avoide cancer. As part of this programme the unit conducted an interactive session on oral cancer awareness and Dental Check-up campaign with Indian Dental Association (IDA) Lastly our unit performed a street play about Oral Cancer. The play covered all the symptoms, effects and solution about Oral Cancer. The play was near Siddhi-Vinayak temple, opposite to IDA building.
14th to 18th February 2020
We conducted the Valentine week activity to display the love, respect, support to the people who really need love like street animals, nature, patients, beggars, etc. The volunteers distributed the greeting cards to Non-Teaching Staff. The main motive to distribute Greeting Cards was to show love, and respect towards them. We also conducted an interactive session with blind students .Where volunteers on trained them by singing songs.
14th February, 2019
Kirti College NSS Unit conducted an activity of Greeting making and Greeting Distribution to Police officers and Traffic police. The main motive was to show respect and support towards them.
16 February 2020
NSS Unit conducted an Activity of Beach Cleaning which was organised by Dadar Beach Clean-Up. Volunteers took Active participation
Kirti College NSS unit conducted a crowd management activity as per the Annual function of Kirti College, ‘Kirti Cheers’. Volunteers managed the crowd very properly and tried to avoid the arguments between them. All the volunteers enjoyed doing this activity.
22nd February 2020
Poster Making for Alumini Meet-2020
On the Occasion of Alumini Meet-20 Kirti College NSS Unit conducted a Poster Making Activity. In which Volunteers represented Major Projects and Activities through making posters. All volunteers enjoyed this activity.
Mrs. Pratibha Biswas
NSS Unit Junior College