The student community of AISAT, with an ardent commitment towards the society collected fund among the students as an initiative to support the poor and destitute. The student community was able to collect a sum of approx. Rs 20,000, which is a proud achievement.
This inspiring initiative was formally inaugurated by Fr. Alex Kurishuparambil on 21st July 2015 after Onam celebration near the college canteen premise. Mr. Majo Davis, Asst. Professor of Mechanical Engineering Department volunteered as the staff coordinator. Joshua M Joy, student’s community Chairman also presided over the function. Varun K Mohan, the student community member requires special mention for his unconditional support in making this initiative a huge success.
Organizing this event was no easy task, the student’s committee members visited each and every classes and briefly elucidated about the circumstances in which our fellow beings are living in. With this massive awareness created, every student heartily contributed to this fund to support the poor. The success of this initiative also shows the depth of sympathy and benevolence of our student community possesses.
About 400 kg of rice was distributed to the qualifying beneficiaries near the localities of NAD, Kalamassery, CUSAT, Edapally & Vazhakkala.
The student committee members visited some families at FACT, Eloor and consoled the victims paralyzed after unfortunate accidents and provided them with grocery supplies for a month.
The next destination was a Yatheem Ghana, located at Kalamassery. The committee members gave them 100 kg of rice. The committee members had still to accomplish. Despite several technical barricades they went ahead and visited restoration center for blind and sponsored food for one week.
All these gestures of leniency, shows that the student community of AISAT can do a lot more in the future. These initiatives are a matter of joy and will definitely make our institution stand apart from the rest.
Overall, this was a teamwork and this would not have happened if it wasn’t for the co-operation of student community of AISAT. Every student of our institution deserves a piece of honor of this initiative.