Activities conducted during the year ( 2019-20)
Our college started NSS unit in the year 1979. It aims at offering services to the community. We involve our students with the purpose to develop personality and to serve the people . Therefore we undertake different projects and programs through out the academic year (2019-2020).
This year we enrolled 78 boys and 122 girls. Prof. S. S. Jarkoli and Prof. Mrs. Sushila Yadav worked as Programme Officer.
We have undertaken following activities:
Area Base Project 01
Cleanliness Campaign by Adharica Foundation at Thakur Village.
On 13th June 2019 a cleanliness campaign was organized by a NGO named as Adharica Foundation at Thakur Village where our volunteers participated and cleaned the whole campus of the Fire Brigade Station at Thakur Village.
Beach Cleaning at Madh
On 21st July 2019 a Beach cleaning activity was conducted by the Khushiyaan Foundation and the activity was names as “ BIG MUMBAI CLEANUP” . Our NSS volunteers had participated in it and a Momento was given to our college for the active participation in this activity.
Swachata Abhiyan at Sativali.
The activity of Swachata Abhiyan at Sativali was held on 24th July 2019 by the NSS Unit of GES Shri Bhausaheb Vartak Arts, Commerce and Science College, Borivali (w). In this activity , our volunteers cleaned the areas of Desalepada , Navapada ,etc.
Traffic Controlling for Ganpati Immersion.
A very interesting activity of NSS Unit of S.B.Vartak College was that to control the traffic during ganpati immersion. The NSS volunteers accompanied the Borivali police for crowd controlling and guiding on the three dates 7th , 8th and 12th of September. The volunteers were picked from the MHB police station and dropped in the allotted locations from police van. The duties were given of three main areas of Borivali i.e Eksar talav, Jhansi Ki rani and Kandarpada. For the duties to happen smoothly at every spot the groups were divided.
BOTTLE FOR CHANGE
The activity of “ BOTTLE FOR CHANGE” was a month- wise activity . It was a task given by the Bisleri International Company that the college should collect maximum tons of plastics. In the month of October , our college ranked 1st by collecting 100.614 KG of Plastic and also in the month of November our college again ranked 1st by collecting 258 KG.
Swachata Abhiyan and Campus Cleaning at Sativali.
On 3rd December 2019 , a swachata abhiyan and campus cleaning was conducted at Sativali where our volunteers have cleaned the areas around the temple and also collected all the waste materials.
Beach Cleaning and Interaction Session at Danapani Beach.
On 1st February and 9th February 2020 , and activity on beach cleaning and Interaction session was conducted at Danapani Beach where volunteers were given the task to clean the Danapani Beach and a Interaction Session was conducted for the same.
Swachata Abhiyan at Navapada
On 5th February 2020 a cleanliness drive was organised by the NSS unit of our college. At Navapada Village, our NSS volunteers cleaned the area and also collected all the plastic bags , wrappers and plastic bottles in order to make aware the people to keep the environment green and clean.
As our honorable prime minister encourages us to contribute in Swacha Bharat Abhiyaan. Here comes the contribution of the NSS volunteers of S.B.Vartak College of Swachta Abhiyaan in their own college.The activity was supervised by the leaders of NSS and the PO’s in the college on 22nd February 2020 . Volunteers were given works of cleaning backside of college, cutting out the uneven grass, collecting dry garbage, cleaning classrooms, etc
Area Base Project 02
Medical Camp at Navapada
On 24th June 2019 a Medical Camp was conducted by the Alumni Association and the NSS Unit of GES S.B. Vartak College at Navapada which is situated at Sanjay Gandhi National Park. In this medical camp, all the villagers were given free medical health check up.
Donation Drive at Navapada
On 25th June 2019 a Donation Drive was conducted by the Alumni Association and the NSS Unit of GES S.B. Vartak College at Navapada which is situated at Sanjay Gandhi National Park. In this Donation Drive , all the volunteers donated stationaries , foodgrains, clothes ,etc to the villagers who can’t afford them.
Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking
On 26th June 2019 an activity on ‘Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking” was organised at Shanmukhananda Auditorium , Sion. In this activity , there were many sessions in order to spread the awareness of Saying No To Tobacco”. 20 volunteers had actively participated in this activity.
On 20th July 2019 a Lecture on Mahitidoot was organised where 80 volunteers were present for this session. A Survey was conducted from 22nd August 2019 – 24th August 2019 on Mahitidoot where we have given the knowledge to the people regarding the Laws, Acts , Rules and regulations of the Government.
Cloth-Bag Making and Paper- Bag Making.
S.B.Vartak College conducted a very interesting activity of cloth bag making and Paper – Bag Making. The activity was conducted on 7th October 2019 and 9th October 2019 in the college Assembly Hall by NSS volunteers after the regular lectures. Few teachers accompanied them during their off lectures and taught them different types and styles of Cloth bags and Paper Bags. These bags were been made for a particular cause and had a certain motto behind it, it was that there should be stopage of using plastic bags by replacing them with Cloth bags and Paper Bags.97 volunteers had actively participated in this activity. (700 cloth Bags and Paper Bags near 3500) .
Voter Awareness Rally.
On 12th October ,2019 Voter Awareness activity was held at Prabhodhankar Thakare Auditorium in association with BMC R-Ward. In this activity, the Deputy Collector had spread the awareness regarding voting with their speech and the guidelines given by him.
On 26th November ,2019 the NSS Unit of GES S.B. Vartak College celebrated the Constitution Day by reading the Constitution of India by going to the classrooms and reading it in order to give the knowledge to the students of our Indian Constitution.
On 30th November ,2019 there was an activity on Human Chain organised by Red Ribbon Club(RRC). Total 70 volunteers have actively participated in this activity to form the Human Chain.
Street Play on HIV/ AIDS Awareness
On 30th November ,2019 a street play on HIV/AIDS Awareness was conducted by the Red Ribbon Club(RRC). 15 NSS volunteers performed Street play on HIV/AIDS Awareness at College Campus. Other NSS volunteers , Leaders and Programme Officer Prof. S.S. Jarkoli and Prof. Sushila Yadav Ma’am also accompanied the Street Play volunteers.
Blood Donation Campaign and Thalassemia and HB Testing
The Blood Donation Camp and Thalassemia Testing was held with the help of Shri Satya Sai Seva Sangh and HDFC bank on 6th December 2019 and 9th December 2019 . 197 students as well as 75 NSS volunteers donated blood and also took the benefit of Thalassemia Testing. (125 units Collected)
Cyber Crime Awareness Programme
On 3rd January 2020 a programme on Cyber Crime Awareness was conducted. In this programme , the police officials had come to give us the knowledge regarding cyber crime.
On 18th January,2020 there was a rally for Indian Army and also to felicitate families of Army personnel was conducted by Janjagruti Pratishthan. 65 NSS volunteers of our college had actively participated in this event. The starting point of the rally was Hanuman Mandir , Govindnagar , Borivali(W) and the end point of the rally was Eksar Talav, Borivali (W).
Theme-Based Poster Making Competition
On 17th February, 2019 , a Poster- Making Competition was organized by the RRC unit of our college. In this activity,our NSS volunteers participated in this competition and showed their creativity by drawing posters in an innovative manner and also gave the message to the related topics.
On 19th February,2020 there was a Rangoli Competition which was organised by the Red Ribbon Club ( RRC ). Total 20 NSS volunteers participated in this competition. The topics were very interesting such as HIV/AIDS Awareness, Save the Girl Child, Say no to Plastic and Republic Day.
UNIVERSITY LEVEL PROJECTS
Seminar on Bottle for change at Bisleri International Tower, Andheri.
On 22nd June 2019 , a seminar on Bottle for change was organised by the Bisleri International Company , Andheri. In this semiar, we were asked to collect the plastic bottles and multilayers and give it to the Bisleri International in order to recycle them.
On 3rd August 2019, an activity on Disaster Management was conducted at Dharmakshetra , Andheri . 60 volunteers had participated in this activity. In this session , we were taught various techniques of managing disaster.
Donation Drive for Kolhapur , Sangli and Satara.
This activity was conducted from 13th August 2019 – 17th August 2019. 100 volunteers have contributed donation like clothes, foodgrains , snacks, etc. for the flood affected people of Kolhapur , Satara and Sangli.
FIT INDIA MOVEMENT
On 29th August 2019 , a Doordarshan screening on “ FIT INDIA MOVEMENT” was organised by our honorable Prime Minister P.M. Modi in order to make aware the people of India to be fit and healthy.
Awareness Seminar and Workshop on Child Sexual Abuse.
On 30th September ,2019 a seminar and workshop on Child Sexual Abuse was organised at R.D. and S.H. National College, Bandra (W). 10 volunteers had participated in this activity.
On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti that is on 2nd October, Bhajan Sandhya was organized by the University of Mumbai for the NSS Volunteers. It was mandatory for every college those having a NSS unit to attend the function. The Bhajan Sandhya was started at 4 o’ clock with National Anthem followed by NSS song. The location of Bhajan Sandhya was the one of the peaceful place of Mumbai i.e. Gateway of India. 21 volunteers of S.B.Vartak College were present for the event. Various devotional and patriotic songs were sung by the great singers.
Cleanliness Drive at Kalina University
On 2nd October 2019 a cleanliness drive was organised at Kalina University , Santacruz. 13 volunteers particpated in this activity. Our volunteers cleaned the campus and also collected the waste materials such as plastics, dry leaves ,etc.
On 30th November 2019 a activity on Maharashtra Walkathon was conducted where the NSS volunteers of GES S.B. Vartak College had walked from the MHB Colony to Chandavarkar Road at Borivali station. 97 volunteer s had actively participated in this Walkathon.
Swachata Pakhwada at INS Hamla
On 7th December 2019 an activity on Swachata Pakhwada was conducted by the INS Hamla. In this activity, our volunteers had cleaned the roads near the INS Campus and also clollected tons of plastics.
COLLEGE LEVEL PROJECTS
Yoga Day Celebration
On 21st July 2019 , International Yoga day was celebrated at our college assembly hall. In this activity , 60 NSS volunteers actively participated and performed Yoga.The Yoga session was taken by a well-trained yoga teacher. Volunteers learnt various yoga asanas like Pranayama , Padmasana , Sinhasana and Kapalbharati which will help them to live a healthy life ahead.
No Tobacco Pledge Activity
On 11th July 2019, a activity on “ Say No to Tobacco” was conducted at our college assembly hall where NSS volunteers took pledge of saying no to tobacco and took plegde to spread the awareness regarding the bad impact of tobacco.
Independence Day Celebration
On 15th August 2019 Independence day was celebrated by our NSS Volunteers along with the school students of Gokhale School, Shimpoli. In this activity , 200 volunteers were present to celebrate Independence day. In this day , our volunteers performed parade and saluted to the National Flag.
UDAAN FEST At S.K. Somaiya College.
On 11th December 2019 UDAAN Fest was organised by the S.K. Somaiya College, Ghatkopar . In this fest, our volunteers participated in various competitions like Mime Act, Street Play , Fashion Show and Poster making. In this event our Volunteers won the 3rd Prize in Mime Act.
Republic day Celebration
On 26th January 2020, 71st Republic Day Celebration was celebrated at Gokhale School Shimpoli . 160 volunteers were present to celebrate Republic Day. On this day , flag hoisting was done by Karnal Madhusudan Surve Sir and by our Principal ma’am Dr. Mrs. S.V.Sant Ma’am. Our NSS volunteers performed Parade.
On 7th February, 2020 ARTISTRY Event was organised by our college. In this activity, our volunteers participated in various competitions.
YFSD Special Camp 2019-2020
YFSD Camp of Shri Bhausaheb Vartak College was held at Shankar Mandir Trust, Sativali from 16th November 2019- 22nd November 2019. The place was boon by beautiful hot water spring with positive atmosphere as well as with cold environment .The NSS volunteers who were participated for the camp were 90 alongwith the leaders and Programme Officers.
This camp was inaugurated by the hands of the committee members of the Sativali Village. Principal Dr.S.V. Sant , Mr. Ankush Desle, Vice Principal P.K. Mishra Sir were present for the function.
National Republic Day Parade
Our NSS volunteer Sampriti Debnath was selected for National Republic Day Camp(NRD) held at New Delhi from 1st January,2020 to 31stJanuary, 2020.
We are very much thankful to our Principal Dr. Mrs. S. V. Sant for her constant guidance and co-coopertation time to time. We also thankful to our teaching and non-teachig staff for helping to arrange the activities during the year.
Mr. S. .S Jarkoli Dr. Sushila A. Yadav
NSS Programme Officer
ACTIVITIES CONDUCTED DURING THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-2019
The Blood Donation Camp was held with the help of Shri Satya Sai Seva Sangh and Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Bood Bank, Kandivali on 23rd Jan., 2019. 114 units of blood were collected and 197 students took the benefit of Blood Checking as well as Haemoglobin and Thalessamia Testing.
ACTIVITIES CONDUCTED DURING THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2017-2018
Inauguration of YSDF Camp
N.S. S. aims at offering community services and involement of students in different projects and programmes throught the year. Assist. Professor Mr. Pravin Gadge and Mr. Assist. Professor Shitalkumar Jarkoli worked as Programme Officers.
1) Swachata Abhiyan at college campus : Cleanliness drive was undertaken at the adopted village i.e. Navapada on 24th Aug., 2017. 30 volunteers actively participated in this drive.
2) Swachata Abhiyan at Thakur village : Cleanliness drive at Gorai beach was carried out on 31st Aug., 2017.
3) Swachata Abhiyan at MHB locality : On 30th Sept., 2017 Swachata Abhiyan activity took place at Gorai Bus Depot. 30 NSS volunteers cleaned the depot with co-ordination of depot incharge.
4) Swachata Abhiyan Rally at Borivali Station: Swachata Abhiyan Rally was by the R ward BMC and a group of students from BMC school and our volunteers participated in it . It was conducted at Borivali Railway station from BMC office to platform no. 7&8 route . 76 of our NSS volunteers actively participated in it .
Mr. Pravin Gadge
N.S.S. Programme Officer
Photographs of NSS Unit ( 2016-2017)
International Yoga Day Cel
NSS unit of our College has organised International Yoga Day Celebration on Monday, 20th June, 2016 in Collaboration with Patanjali Yoga Peeth, Hariduara, Two Yoga Shishak Ms. Vidhuben Kacholia and Shri Atul Gandhi taught students yogic exercises. Near about 175 Students took the benefit with our Teaching and Non-Teaching Staff.
Blood Donation Camp
Thallesemia and Hemoglobin Testing
Paper Bag Making
7 Days NSS Camp at Sativali, Tal. & Dist. Palghar
RTO Training to students
Quit Tobacco Movement Bhajan Sandhya
The prime aim of the National Service Scheme is to involve the young generation in various projects and programs. Y.F. R. R. / Special Camp, Traffic Coutrol, Aids Awareness, Environment Awareness, Guest Lectures are some of the activities undertaken by our N. S. S. Units.
Report ( 2015-16)
Activities conducted during the academic year 2015- 201:-
1) Swachata Abhiyan at Navapada: Cleanliness drive was undertaken at the adopted village i. e. Navapada on 24th Aug., 2016. 30 volunteers actively participated in this drive.
2) Swachata Abhiyan at Gorai Beach: Cleanliness drive at Gorai beach was carried on 31st Aug., 2016.
3) Swachata Abhiyan at Gorai Bus Depot: On 30th Sept., 2016 Swachata Abhiyan activity took place at Gorai Bus Depot. Our 30 NSS volunteers cleaned the depot with co-ordination of depot incharge.
4) Swachata Abhiyan at Charkop Bus Depot: Cleanliness drive at Charkop Depot was carried on 17th Dec., 2016.
5) Swachata Abhiyan at College Campus: Swachata abhiyan in college campus was carried on 26th Aug., 2016.
6) Swachata Abhiyan at Don Bosco: Hindustan Liver area of Don Bosco was cleaned on 2nd Oct., 2016 i.e. on the eve of Gandhi Jayanti.
7) Swachata Abhiyan at Borivali Station: Swachata abhiyan activities were conducted by L. N. College at Borivali Railway station. 17 volunteers actively participated in it and cleaned Borivali platform no. 7 & 8.