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IIT Indore has signed an MoU with M.P. Pollution Control Board and Indore Municipal Corporation, Indore to help Swachh Bharat Abhiyan


18 August 2019

Cloth Donation Drive
Nearly 200 clothes were collected from the students and faculties of IIT Indore and donated to the needy at Sapera Colony, Rallamandal, Bhagoda village, by Avana volunteers. They were happy about receiving clothes. XpressLaundromat has helped us before the drive. Clothes, shoes, bags, bedsheets, and socks were collected for all the age groups.

14 September 2019

Plantation Drive
Nearly 35 plants were planted alongside the Simrol Government School and classrooms’ boundaries, which include Gulmohar and Amla trees. Every class was given the responsibility of a few plants to take care of. Avana volunteers did all the work from digging the soil to the plantation in heavy rain

13 October 2019

Plantation Drive
Around 40 plants were planted within the premises of the Kajligarh Simrol Girls Hostel. The nursery of IITI helped team Avana volunteers. Awareness was spread on environmental conservation

16 to 31 January 2020

Swachhta Pakhwada
Competitions were organised under the government initiatives of ‘Swachhta Pakhwada’ to encourage forest conservation, water conservation, and Swchhta, i.e., cleanliness. Slogan writing, Elocution, and essay writing competitions were conducted. Students actively participated, and winners were awarded prizes.

17 and 18 March 2020

Hand Sanitizer Preparation as per WHO Guidelines
Team Avana, in association with the Catalysis group, prepared hand sanitizer as per WHO guidelines under the supervision of Sanjay K. Singh as a precautionary measure to fight COVID-19. Volunteers prepared a sample amount of 2.5 liters of sanitizer.

27 October 2019

Old Age Home Visit
On the occasion of Diwali, a team of nearly 25 volunteers visited Jagannath Vridh Ashram, near Gangwal bus stand, Indore. The volunteers organized musical performances. Highlights of the day were tambola and Garba. Bedsheets, sweets, and gifts were also distributed. Avana always has a motive to spread happiness.

11 January 2020

Shoe Distribution
Shoes were distributed among all primary class students of Simrol Government School. These shoes were bought by some volunteers of Avana and distributed to them in the teaching session. Everyone was happy to receive them

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