Youth Red Cross

   Youth Red Cross

   The International Red Cross Movement is the well-known and world wide humanitarian organization, present in almost all the countries. The fundamental principles of Red Cross Movement are:

Humanity
Impartiality
Neutrality
Independence
Voluntary Service
Utility

   No hard and fast rules are laid down regarding Youth Red Cross activities. The Programme should be adapted to the particular needs of the unit under Programme Officer’s guidance. Youth should be encouraged to manage their own affairs and choose their own activities. Their programme should as far as possible include something under each of the following heads:
  Promotion of Health and Hygiene
  Service to others
  Relief work during emergencies like flood, fire and other natural calamities
  National integration
  World Friendliness
  Universality

Red Cross Society functions with the one and only aim of serving people in distress without any consideration of caste, religion, language and nationality.
The Indian Red Cross Society serves as an auxiliary to the State authorities engaged in social welfare activities accepting the rules and regulations of the State, but at the same time maintaining its autonomy so that it can act always in accordance with the fundamental principles

What is Youth Red Cross?

   The Youth Red Cross is the most important constituent of its mother organization, Indian Red Cross. It is a group movement organized at the initial stages for students between 18 and 25 years of age within the colleges. A qualified lecturer is recognized as the leader and he is called the Programme Officer and,under his guidance, the students are trained and encouraged to manage the affairs of the group, electing their own office-bearers.

Main Objectives of Youth Red Cross:

The main purpose of organizing the Youth Red Cross is
  To inculcate national integrationin the Youth of our country
  An awareness on the care of their own health and that of others
  The understanding and acceptance of civic responsibilities and acting accordingly with humanitarian concern, to fulfill the same
  To enable the growth and development of a spirit of service and sense of duty with dedication and devotion in the minds of youth
  To foster better friendly relationship with all without any discrimination

Principles of Youth Red Cross:

Youth Red Cross has the following three principles:
  Protection of health and life
  Service to the sick and suffering
  Promotion of National and International friendship
  To develop the mental and moral capacities of the Youth

Activities:

No hard and fast rules are laid down regarding Youth Red Cross activities. The Programme should be adapted to the particular needs of the unit under Programme Officer’s guidance. Youth should be encouraged to manage their own affairs and choose their own activities. Their programme should as far as possible include something under each of the following heads:
Promotion of Health and Hygiene.

  Service to others
  Relief work during emergencies like flood, fire and other natural calamities
  National integration
  World Friendliness

YRC Song:

Darthi karo nirmal karo beeda prabu hey
Jeevan karo vujval nava jyothi baro hey
Dukki janonki seva hum kare
Baththali thonko gale lagale
Shanthi badha shanthi kaarya shanthi varada hey!
Jeevan karo vujval nava jyothi baro hey!
Nava jyothi baro hey, nava jyothi baro hey!

YRC Programme Officers and YRC Volunteers take the Pledge:

As a Programme Officer of Youth Red Cross, I Promise to serve, to work loyally for the promotion of Health and the relief of suffering and distress, wherever I may find it and to hold in friendship youth of all Nations

YRC Member Pledge:

Pledge myself to care my own health and that of others, to help the sick and suffering specially children and to look upon the youth all over the world as my friends.
One of the items of the function will be the unveiling / garlanding the photo of Henry Dunant.

 

YRC Co-ordinators

S.No
Co-ordinator
Designation
1
Dr.V.Rajamani-Principal 
Chairman
2
Mr.S.Vinu Rajkumar
Vice-Chairman
3
Mr.S.Sathish
Member
4
Mr.S.Lakshmanan
Member
5
Mr.M.Ashok
Member
6
Mr.K.Adhisesha Avinash
Student Chairman
7
Ms.R.Shruthi
Student Secretary 

S.No
Date
Activities
1
06/01/17
Illaikalil Maruthuvam   

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2
06/01/17
Mphasis conducted a CSR Program on’Awareness of Eye Donation’to all students of VM                        

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3
30/07/16
National Tree Day                                                                    

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4
12/01/16
Swamy Vivekananda Birth Anniversary
5
07/11/15
Awareness Programme for “World Cancer Day “
6
04/11/15
Social Awareness & Cause of Humanity
7
02/11/15
Awarness Programme for “Social Problems and Measures”;
8
15/08/14
Eye Awarness Camp
9
29/08/13
“Kaviyarasar Kalaithamizh Sangam” organized a Competition
10
15/08/13
Eye Awarness Camp
11

27/07/13 – 05/08/13

Indian Red Cross Society – Tamilnadu Branch-Youth Red Cross- Commemoration Of 64 th Anniversary Geneva Conventions was organized a competition

Activities
Swamy Vivekananda Birth Anniversary on 12/01/2016

On 12th January 2016 Mr.S.Vinurajkumar , YRC Coordinator organized an “Swamy Vivekananda Birth Anniversary “ at “Abdul kalam Hall-Vel Tech MultitechDr.RangarajanDr.Sakunthala Engineering College”.About 100 peoples are attended and few students are talked about Swamy Vivekananda.

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Awareness Programme for “World Cancer Day “ 07/11/15

On 14th November 2015 Mr.S.Vinurajkumar , YRC Coordinator organized an “Awareness programme for World Cancer Day “ at “Abdul kalam Hall-Vel Tech MultitechDr.RangarajanDr.Sakunthala Engineering College” from 10.00 a.m to 1.00 p.m for the benefit of students and faculty of Veltech. About 150 peoples are attended and few students are presented their posters under the topic “Cancer Prevention & Deduction”.Students and faculty members caring their palm impression to fight against the cancer .

 

Social Awareness & Cause of Humanity 04/11/15

On November 4th 2015 an awareness programme “Social Awareness & Cause of Humanity” was conducted for the Benefit of VeltechMultitech students.Dr.V.Rajamani (Principal),Dr.V.Parthasarathy (Dean),Mr.A.Karthikeyan (Vice Principal),Mr.S.Vinurajkumar(YRC Co-ordinator) and Various Heads are participated in the Event conducted by YRC

Awarness Programme for “Social Problems and Measures” 02/11/15

A multimedia presentation which is aimed at creating and bringing an awareness on the social problems and their measures required to serve people in the name of humanity was organized by Youth Red Cross-VTMT on Nov 2nd 201

Eye Awarness Camp 15/08/14

On 15th August 2014Mr.S.Vinurajkumar , YRC Coordinator organized an “Eye Awareness Camp “ in association with Vasan Eye Care Hospital, at “V.P.U Primary School, Kollumedu,Avadi” from 10.00 a.m to 4.00 p.m for the benefit of in and around Kollumedu peoples. Mr.K.V.D.Kishorekumar, Director, VeltechInstitutions, Dr.V.Rajamani (Principal), Dr.V.Parthasarathy (Dean), Mr.A.Karthikeyan (Vice Principal),Vel tech Multitech and faculty members have also participated

Eye Awarness Camp 15/08/13

On 15th August 2013Mr.S.Vinurajkumar , YRC Coordinator organized an “Eye Awareness Camp “ in association with Vasan Eye Care Hospital, at “V.P.U Primary School, Kollumedu,Avadi” from 10.00 a.m to 4.00 p.m for the benefit of in and around Kollumedu village peoples. Mr.K.V.D.Kishorekumar, Director, Veltech Institutions, Dr.V.Parthasarathy, Principal, Mr.A.Karthikeyan Vice principal of Vel tech Multitech and faculty members have participated .

Indian Red Cross Society – Tamilnadu Branch-Youth Red Cross- Commemoration Of 64 th Anniversary Geneva Conventions was organized a competition 27/07/15 – 05/08/15

On 27th July 2013To 5th August 2013 “Indian Red Cross Society – Tamilnadu Branch-Youth Red Cross –Commemoration Of 64th Anniversary Geneva Conventions” was organized a competition(Painting,EssayWriting(Tamil&English),Oratorical(Tamil&English),Quiz,CulturalEvents) along with YRC at Egmore . Students from various departments are participated in the competition .

KAVIYARASAR KALAITHAMIZH SANGAM

On 29th august 2013 “KAVIYARASAR KALAITHAMIZH SANGAM” was organized a competition (Essay writing ,Drawing )along with YRC at Paramathivelur . Students from various departments are participated in the event .