NSS Special CAMP 2022, Kelgaon


DATE – 10 MARCH 2022


We meet our collaboration college Neville Wadia Institute of Management Studies and Research. At the evening we divided us in the 9 groups. There were 5-6 student in each team from both the college. We had the dinner at 9:00 pm in the evening and wrapped up with a prayer. We played ice breaking games to know each other and instead of 2 individual colleges we should be one NSS unit for this special camp.

NSS Special Camp Day 2

Date – 11 March 2022

Kelgaon, Pune

Today we went to Grampanchayt and Zilla Parishad School Kelgaon. The team conducted a rally to create awareness for “Save the Girl Child”. The students walked through the village with posters playing dhol and singing the slogans.

The inauguration ceremony of the camp was held in the afternoon with the eminent officials of the grampanchayat, Dr.A. B. Dadas director of Wadias, Dr Abhijeet Kaiwade, HOD SVIMS and the students and the faculty members of both colleges respectively.

After a sumptuous simple but delicious meal in the afternoon the students prepared for the cultural program and performed the same in the evening.

NSS Special Camp Day 3

Date – 12 March 2022

Kelgaon, Pune

Today in early morning we went to Khandoba temple which is located on a hill in Kelgaon. Performed street play about the clean India, Save our Heritage, Plastic free India and involved the people how was there for exercise. There we did cleaning, tree plantation and tree watering activities. After having simple and delicious meal prepared by students, we had a guest lecturer on women hygiene and health awareness at Kelgaon. At night we had dinner and played some games like douche ball and throw ball.

NSS Special Camp Day 4

Date – 13 March 2022

Kelgaon, Pune

Early in the morning we started with yoga, exercises, and morning walk. We organized a health checkup and awareness camp by Ms. Rupali Mahajan from 24 True Well Forever.

Next, we undertook a health survey and villagers actively took part in the health awareness camp.

Dr. Divya Lakhani- Cost Accountant, conducted a financial literacy program for the residents of Kelgaon, Alandi and taught them about the various investment opportunities available and the risk and return relationship of various investment instruments.

Dr Vikas Dole conducted session on agricultural marketing services and government support available for villagers.

In the evening we played games and ended the day with prayers.

NSS Special Camp Day 5

Date – 14 March 2022

Kelgaon, Pune

After the regular exercises Today, we started off with a free dental checkup for the villagers. Two dentists, Dr. Neha and Dr Vibha Vaswani patiently took up the dental checking and answered queries from the children and adults.

In the evening, Mr. Manoj Chavan, a great musician and Mr. Rahul Shinde, a freelancer and choreographer who is associated with great Remo D Suza took a mind blowing session on “Music and Dance for stress management”. The students learnt to play Djembe and to dance.

In the evening we carried out a cleaning drive at Mumbai Maratha Fruitwala Dharmashala, Alandi and performed role play for awareness on plastic free India and clean environment.

Our student Arti Shendge’s father Mr. Balasaheb Shendge, industrialist visited NSS camp in the evening and motivated students.

After dinner we played badminton and throw ball and ended the day with prayer.

NSS Special Camp Day 6

Date – 15 March 2022

Kelgaon, Pune

This day started with an early morning walk which was blessing for the whole day. Then we did interaction with the students of ZP school and taught them to dance, sing, draw, paint and played mind games with them. These activities helped the students to boost their confidence.

In afternoon NSS scout member Dr Nana Shejwal, Nodal Officer, NSS SPPU and faculty members AISSMS COE, Pune and Mr. Balasaheb Devikar, PO NSS, Moze college, Pune motivated us for social works, aspect of NSS work as a management student. In the evening we arranged cultural and educational activities for women and students of Kelgaon. Cultural competition like mehndi and rangoli were held for women in the village. We ended our day with NSS prayers.

NSS Special Camp Day 7

Date – 16 March 2022

Kelgaon, Pune

This was the last day of our NSS camp. We organized a free eye check-up camp by Dr. A B Kale, KK Eye Institute, Sadhu Vaswani Medical Complex, Pune in the Kelgaon village. After the eye check-up we arranged a valedictory function of 7 days NSS camp held from 10th march to 16th march. Dr. Prabhakar Desai- Director of NSS SPPU, Pune, Ms. Dipali B. Warule-President Madat Welfare Trust and Dr. Vinita Aapte- TERRE Founder Director were chief guest in the valedictory function. The students gave speeches, and the guest motivated our students. Then we left back to our colleges as soon the valedictory function finished.