GLBIMR organizes a Contribution for “Life Changing Causes” with Goonj
In continuation with CSR club activities, GLBIMR in association with GOONJ – NGO organizes a Contribution for - “Life Changing Cause” on February 7, 2018 for giving back to society and for creating awareness among students about act of humanity under the visionary guidance of Dr. Urvashi Makkar, Director General, GLBIMR. GLBIMR students visited and contributed to Goonj- NGO along with Dr. Urvashi Makkar, Director General, GLBIMR, Mr. Ashish Patel, Managing Director, MorganFranklin Consulting, McLean, VA, USA and faculty members.
Goonj is a Non-Government organization which undertakes disaster relief, humanitarian aid and community development in parts of 22 states across India. Goonj’s work is not about collecting and distributing material but about changing the age old tradition of giving old material as charity and repositioning it into regular and dignified giving.
Dr. Makkar during her visit shared her experience that Goonj is doing a great work by bringing joy on the faces of the poor and underprivileged people of the society by collecting and contributing old used material to them. GLBIMR students, faculty and staff members contributed one sided used papers, stationary, notebooks, clothes and also contributed money in Goonj Gullak. GL Bajaj Group actively conducts Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities from the perspectives of welfare of Society and this Goonj- NGO was one such step in the same direction. Faculty and Staff Members during their visit were amplified with the feelings of giving.