On 1st June 2019, Alumni of Cambridge Institute of Technology had planned to spend their day serving at Nightingales Sandhya Kirana- a Non-Profit Organization that serves for the well being of the elderly people.
Prof. Pankaja K, Dept of CSE and Prof Sapna, Dept of ISE have taken initiative for this charity drive with the support of alumni. The drive began at 10.00am and continued till 4.00 p.m. Mr. Preetham Association President from Mechanical Dept and Mr. Sumanth, Association member from the ECE dept coordinated in registering more than 25 alumni and showed interest to take part in the drive.
The activities planned were:
i) Preparing sumptuous lunch on spot for 65 elderly people and serving them.
ii) Assisting them in their routine activity of making paper bags.
iii) To have a candid and intimate conversation with them.
A Team of alumni was divided into 3 teams to execute the fore mentioned activities and engaged themselves cheerfully at the fullest with the elders. The feel of showing unconditional love and helping the needy was indeed an overwhelming experience.
Director Dr. D. H. Rao, Dr. Shashikumar D. R., HoD of CSE and Dr. Sridhar HoD of the EEE dept have actively participated and served the elders.