Parivartan NGO helps college to rid of plastics on World Environment day
June 5, 2018
5 June: Leander Toppo, Director of Parivartan NGO initiated plastic clean-up drives in and around Don Bosco College today. Along with the staff and students of the Departments of Commerce, Political Science and Sociology, collected all the plastic waste from the campus and hostel areas, so that this can be safely disposed. At the function on the world environment day, he addressed the staff and students and encouraged them to protect the environment by making it pollution free. He also gaveto the college, saplings were planted and grasses were plucked in the campus and plants were fenced with bamboo. Parivartan NGO distributed Paper bags to college canteen as an alternative to plastic bags and to ‘beat plastic pollution’ from the world.
The vice-principal Fr. Bimal Lakra, teachers and volunteers from Parivartan NGO were present during the programme. The students and The National Cadet Corps (NCC) actively participated on the World Environment Day programme organized by Don Bosco College, Golaghat. After this all had light refreshments.
Special Awareness Program on Health and Hygiene held at adopted village
November 25, 2017
24 Nov: Special awareness program on health and hygiene was held. The Director of Parivartan NGO, Mr. Leander Toppo was the resource person. Collective hand washing was done in four places in the adopted colony. The volunteers demonstrated how to do the hand washing and then the villagers were trained on proper hand washing. One of the senior woman of the colony who took active part in the program was also felicitated by the volunteers.
Demonstration on first aid at the adopted village held
November 25, 2017
24 Nov : The NSS volunteers with the help of the NGO Parivartan, demonstrated how to give first aid to the victim of minor accidents. It was a great opportunity for the villagers to see how they could of help to those are in need.
Safai Abhiyan at Golaghat
March 24, 2017
24 March: Parivartan along with Don Bosco Collage, Golaghat led the Safai Abhiyan at Golaghat with brooms, spades and knifes. At the outset the participants of Safai Abhiyan gathered at the Sacred Heart School and were given motivational talks to take part actively in the Safai Abhiyan and promote cleanliness in the country. Mr Leander Toppo, the Director of Parivartan explained the Swatch Bharat Abhiyan and exhorted all to put in a voluntary service of 100 hours a year. Fr. Dilip Bara, the chief guest invited the students to keep their homes, neighbourhood, the public places and the institution neat and clean.
Over 150 students, staff of the college and the local people joined for the program. It was very heart warming to see the students along with the Principal and staff and the public jointly cleaning the main road from the Railway Gate No 3 to the Halmirah Bridge along the Dhodar Ali – Halmira road. Mr. Pangkhang Pansa, one of the students, commented quoting the lesson learnt in the class: “I must work like a master and not a slave” and motivated everyone to work in the same manner.