NSS

National service scheme has emerged as a powerful and dynamic youth movement in the country. NSS is acting as a catalyst to build up the right type of leadership in an Institution. The college has two NSS Units functioning with 200 Volunteers. Unit 129 which is a government aided Unit established in 2006 and Unit 641, Self Financing Unit Established in 2016. The main aim of the scheme is to provide opportunities to the teachers and students to gain valuable practical experience through community service.

The NSS Unit 129 of SNM Institute of Management and Technology has always worked their hearts out to make a better world. The volunteers of the unit are famous for in the college to be talented and of the best personality. The unit for years has been able to transform normal kids into true human beings with the best of personalities. Since their orientation courses are that famous in the college that the staff recommend event a day of social service with the unit for the other students betterment. The National Service Scheme Technical Cell has been implementing the Punarjjani Scheme by rejuvenating buildings and landscapes all throughout the state for years till now. The Unit has conducted more than 10 Punarjjani Works at various Government hospitals and created an asset of more than 6 Crores and was appreciated by the Government for the same.

Besides its impact on personality development the volunteers have completely transformed their college as a whole. They always keep their campus clean with regular cleaning programs and other maintenance works. Whenever the college has some event to be organized, the NSS volunteers take entire charge of them and have never had a failed history yet in organizing an event. Moreover, the volunteers go out into the society with their selfless social service works. They have done numerous surveys that most people in the locality recognize them. They have done several road cleaning and awareness programs in the area that the Vadakkekara Panchayath has appreciated them time and again. The Panchayath till up to date invites the unit for all their future plan meetings, so that the unit can join in with the Panchayath activities.

Taking action in the nick of time has always been one of their specialties. When a cancer patient was in need for money, in just hours they devised a solution and gathered up all the strength and sold newspapers for money. Even in the very last moment the volunteers managed to make over 1 lakh rupees in merely 3 days of work.

The unit also brings out major programs of their own like a mass Krishi program developed in various stages, literacy program to literate entire Mala block and charity program DISHA. Overall the unit is famous in the locality for their selfless service and trust worthiness by the public. The unit never desired fame or to publicize themselves, they always kept the goal of helping others without asking anything in return.

AWARD ACHIEVEMENTS SO FAR

  • 1. Punarjjani Award of Excellence 2017
  • 2. Genesis 2016 – First prize for poster competition
  • 3. IMA Blood bank Appreciation Award ( 2014-15, 2015-16 & 2016-17)
  • 4. Kerala State Youth Welfare Board Certificate and Appreciation (Punarjjani) 2014
  • 5. High speed Internet & Wi-Fi enabled Campus.
  • 6. Transportation facilities in and around Ernakulum & Thrissur.
  • 7. Kerala State Youth Welfare Board Certificate and Appreciation (Punarjjani) 2013.
  • 8. IMA Blood bank- First prize for maximum blood donation among educational institutions (2013-14).
  • 9. Regional blood transfusion center Aluva- Award of honor for excellence in motivating regular voluntary blood donations 2007.
  • 10. NSS Appreciation award 2009
  • 11. Directorate Level Award for Best Technical Unit 2009
  • 12 . Directorate Level Award Best Programme Officer 2009
  • 13 . Amrita Institute of Medical Science appreciation for conducting blood donation camp

ACTIVITIES OF PREVIOUS YEARS

1. NSS FAREWELL PROGRAMME

NSS unit conducted a farewell programe on 28th july 2018 for seniors . The Volunteers arranged meeting success fully.

Date 27 July2018
Venue SNMIMT
Duration (hrs) 4
Category Campus
No. of beneficiaries 45
No. of beneficiaries 14

2. INDUCTION DAY

On 22nd july 2019 it was was induction day for the first year batch of the campus. On the special occasion the volunteers made the arrangements of the programme. The inauguration ceremony and the stage was arranged by the volunteers. During the session the volunteers provide snacks to them. After the function the hall cleaned and arranged neat as previous

Date 22nd july 2019
Venue SNMIMT
Duration (hrs) 4
Category Campus
No. of beneficiaries 70
No. of beneficiaries 75

3. GRADUATION DAY

On 5th august 2019 it was graduation day of 2015-2019th batch at SNM Auditorium, Moothakunnam. On the special occasion the volunteers of the unit made all the arrangements of the programme .There were cultural events by the students and volunteers of campus.

Date 5 august 2019
Venue SNM Auditorium Moothakunnam
Duration (hrs) 6
Category Campus
No. of beneficiaries 300
No. of beneficiaries 74

4 .FLOOD RELIEF ACTIVITIES

As a part of flood relief, on 13th august 2019, the Unit formed a collection centre along with the campus. The unit coordinated the overall work. The volunteers collected materials from the students and packed accordingly. They collected dresses, biscuits, soaps, napkins, mats etc for the flood affected families .There were 1397 items packed .The volunteers coordinated the overall programme.

Date 13 august 2019
Venue SNMIMT
Duration (hrs) 6
Category community
No. of beneficiaries 875
No. of beneficiaries 30

5.INDEPENDENCE DAY AND CLEANING CAMPUS PROGRAMMES

As a part of flood relief, on 13th august 2019, the Unit formed a collection centre along with the campus. The unit coordinated the overall work. The volunteers collected materials from the students and packed accordingly. They collected dresses, biscuits, soaps, napkins, mats etc for the flood affected families .There were 1397 items packed .The volunteers coordinated the overall programme.

After the flag host program, The volunteers engaged work by cleaning the campus and packing the remaining materials

Date 15 august 2019
Venue SNMIMT
Duration (hrs) 4
Category Campus
No. of beneficiaries 200
No. of beneficiaries 36

5. COLLECTION POINT DAY 4

As a part of flood relief ,on 16nd august 2019 that is on the fourth day of collection point,The unit got 139 more materials.The volunteers of the unit packed thes items and made the list.At the end of the day they finished the oacking process and shifted the cartoons to moothunnam hall.

Date 16 august 2019
Venue SNMIMT
Duration (hrs) 4
Category Category Community
No. of beneficiaries Above 300
No. of beneficiaries 18

5. COLLECTION POINT DAY 4

As a part of flood relief ,on 16nd august 2019 that is on the fourth day of collection point,The unit got 139 more materials.The volunteers of the unit packed thes items and made the list.At the end of the day they finished the oacking process and shifted the cartoons to moothunnam hall.


6. AT NILAMBOOR

As a part of flood relief ,on 21nd august 2019 ,The unit started the journey to nilamboor at 7:00 am from moothunnam. There was 125 kits in total. The volunteers distributed around 95 kits directly to the families and the remaining kits were handover to the panchayath of nilamboor.

Date 21 august 2019
Venue Nilamboor
Duration (hrs) 6
Category Community
No. of beneficiaries 25 kits
No. of beneficiaries 10

7. ORIENTATION AUG 25

As a part of flood relief ,on 21nd august 2019 ,The unit started the journey to nilamboor at 7:00 am from moothunnam. There was 125 kits in total. The volunteers distributed around 95 kits directly to the families and the remaining kits were handover to the panchayath of nilamboor.

Date 15 august 2019
Venue SNMIMT
Duration (hrs) 4
Category Orientation
No. of beneficiaries 200
No. of beneficiaries 36

8. CAMPUS CLEANING

On 29th august 2019, The volunteers cleaned the campus. They removed the plastics from the ground and cleaned the area. They also cleaned the NSS room along with other rooms.

Date 29 august 2019
Venue SNMIMT
Duration (hrs) 2
Category Campus
No. of beneficiaries 115
No. of beneficiaries 8

9. TEACHER’S DAY

On 5th september 2019, that is on the Teacher’s day, the volunteers distributed sweets among teachers.

Date 5 September 2019
Venue SNMIMT
Duration (hrs) 1
Category Campus
No. of beneficiaries 60
No. of beneficiaries 8

10. PAPER PEN MAKING

On 19 sept 2019 the volunteers of our unit conducted a paper pen making section .As a trial we conducted paper pen making and distributed within us .We also divided our members into 10 sub units for different activities .We decided make paper pens as a motive against the use of plastics


11. NSS DAY

On 27th nov 2019 our unit celebrated NSS Day . Sweets distributed among Volunteers and teachers.

Date 27-sept-2019
Venue SNMIMT
Duration (hrs) 4
Category Campus
No. of beneficiaries 150
No. of beneficiaries 50

12 .REDUCE PLASTIC CONCEPT(DAY 1)

As a part of GANDI JAYANDHI which is on 02th oct we decided to perform a flash mob to give an awareness about the harmful effect due to the usage of plastics .We sub divided our members into 2 groups each containing 20 members.1 set of group is assigned for flash mob practice and other section is again sub divided for different activities like paper pen making(100 pieces) etc..

Date 29-sept-2019
Venue SNMIMT
Duration (hrs) 6
Category Campus
No. of beneficiaries 40
No. of beneficiaries 40

13 .REDUCE PLASTIC CONCEPT (DAY 2)

On 1st oct 2019 we completed the practice for flash mob and works for the awareness program which is decided to conduct on 2nd oct 2019.We finished the remaining works of paper pen, done poster and banner making, created prop for flash mob .Overall coordination is done for the main event.