The Joy of Giving Week
K L E U College of Pharmacy Youth Red Cross (YRC) Wing volunteers participated in a programme jointly organized by Big Bazaar Belgaum and Mahesh Foundation on Gandhi Jayanti (02-10-2013) at Big Bazaar Tilakwadi Belgaum. This program theme was “Joy of Giving”. The Joy of Giving Week is a festival of philanthropy that aims to become a part of the Indian ethos, with the Week being celebrated every year by engaging people through acts of giving money, time, resources and skills-spanning the corporate, NGO and government sectors, schools, colleges and the general public. Program was chaired by CCB Commissioner Mrs. Priyanka Francis, Mr. Sambhaji Rao Patil MLA South Belgaum, Former District Governor of Rotary Club Mr. Avinash Potdar, Dr. Sujata Jali Professor in Department of Pediatrics K.L.E Hospital, Business Tycoon Mr. Dilip Chitnis, Businessman Mr. Anand Heda and Mr. Harsha Rao Chairman of Belgaum Royal Round Table. As a part of awareness campaign, dramas were also played by college students on theme female foeticide and AIDS. Students of KLEU College of Pharmacy YRC wing distributed sweets to children and also helped in organising of this program. Speakers also encouraged people to donate for such noble causes and urged the youth to partake in such organizations. Participation in this programme was led by Dr. Mukesh S Sikarwar Nodal Officer of Youth Red Cross of the college. Principal Dr. A. D. Taranalli and Vice Principal Dr. V. P. Rasal congratulated Youth Red Cross Wing of the college for this participation.