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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 Program Officer 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 in 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 & Life
  • Service to the Sick & Suffering
  • Promotion of National & International Friendship, to develop the mental and moral capacities of the youth.

The following Activities were carried out at our campus

  • Our YRC’s Youth day was celebrated on 17.2.12.
  • The Environmental and social awareness program was conducted on 19.3.12.
  • Our team participated a 3 DAY ORIENTATION PROGRAMME Conducted by Anna University of Technology.
  • Participated “ONE DAY STUDENTS STUDY CAMP” Conducted by Youth Red Cross society of Coimbatore.
  • Conducted “BLOOD DONATION CAMP”, HELD 08-08-2012, 85units of blood donated by 150volunteers
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