UNICEF ON CAMPUS CLUB

 

The club was officially flagged off on 17 October 2018. Dr. Sr. Rosy Joseph, fmm, Principal, Stella Maris College unveiled the Logo for the Club. Prior to this, ground work had been carried out by Faculty advisors, student ambassadors and student volunteers. Guidance has been provided by the UNICEF representatives, Faculty advisorsand representatives from Non-Government Organizations like Thozhamai. A Counter on Campus, for registering volunteers and members enables reporting and gaining awareness.

The Club's motto is Voice for the Voiceless. To create awareness about Child right issues through awareness programmes in order to bring about change in society is the major goal.

Its objectives are to involve youth / students (in exhibitions, talks, support programmes); organise awareness campaigns (in schools and colleges); focus on semester goals: child labour, sexual abuse, education; andprepare to handle life situations (in schools).

Proposed Activities:

  1. Exhibitions
  2. Competitions (elocution, poster making, t-shirt painting, essay writing etc)
  3. Photo booth on various issues
  4. Debates and workshops
  5. Activities in schools and Colleges separately
  6. Skits and interactive sessions by students
  7. Street plays
  8. Teacher orientation at schools
  9. Workshop for parents of school children
  10. Celebrating International days with respect to children

 

Target Groups:

  1. Balamandir Primary School, T.Nagar
  2. Ramakrishna Mission SharadhaVidyalaya
  3. Anjugam School, Choolaimedu
  4. S.V. Model Primary School
  5. Kaveri Primary school, Saligramam
  6. Ramalinga Mission Middle School, Vadapalani
  7. Ambattur Lions Club Middle School, Saligramam
  8. V.R. Primary School, Kodambakkam
  9. Sathyamurthy High School, G.N. Chetty Road
  10. Chennai Higher Scondary School, Perambur

 

Student Coordinators:

  1. Haripriyadarsharhini, II year MSW
  2. Vimala, II year MSW
  3. Anishma John, II year MSW
  4. Pavithra , II year MSW
  5. Vishnupriya, II year MSW
  6. Afrin Sara, III BA History and Tourism
  7. KerynJustina Roy, III BA History and Tourism
  8. Keerthana K, III BA History and Tourism
  9. Sathyamurthy High School, G.N. Chetty Road
  10. Chennai Higher Scondary School, Perambur

Faculty advisors are drawn from the Department of Social Work and the Department of History and Tourism