21st century more or less have turned into self-centered and materialistic world. Peoples are lacking in terms of humanitarian gesture and care for their surrounding humans. In this haphazard and rushing lifestyle, malevolent inner voice often command self-destruction to intangible reason and led people commit suicide. Suicide is a desperate attempt to escape suffering –blinded by feeling of self-loathing, hopelessness and isolation.
The NGO club of IILM “YUVA GOONJ” whose objective is “social awareness towards social cause” had opt to create positive ripple effect on the occasion of “WORLD SUICIDE PREVENTION DAY” held on 10th of SEPTEMBER tried to generate healthy gesture with execution of 3C “connect, communicate and care” for the prevention of suicide among young adults giving them a platform to work for more creative and positive work of BLOOD DONATION and helping a Thalassemic and Leukemic child to live longer and enjoy “life” the most precious gift of God”.
YUVA GOONJ organised a BLOOD DONATION CAMP at the premises of IILM Institute For Business and Management GURGAON on 12th of September in collaboration with BLOOD CONNECT. Blood connect is a student initiative which works to tackle the problem of blood shortage in the country. Established in 2010 in Delhi, blood connect believes that youth when united can only solve this problem. They have worked with over 50 colleges and 18 different cities to ensure that youth puts up a united front and can become a stakeholder in the process.
The total number of donations from the camp were 56. Students and faculties together with former alumni of IILM enthusiastically took part to make the initiative a success. Their contribution ensured many more hearts keep beating. By donating 350ml of blood,each donor played an integral role in saving more than 168 live. The donated blood will be further taken up by the hospitals in tie up with blood connect forTHALASSEMIC and LEUKEMIC pateints.
YUVA GOONJ club members tireless efforts under the guidance of Faculty Chief Dr. Pinky Goswami enabled us to encourage most to come forward and donate their blood in an aspiration to save life of affected people.
The young brigade of YUVA GOONJ have undertaken the responsibility of spreading the social awareness to prevent youth from giving up their life. Life is beautiful and needs to be cherished. Why not contribute to make life more meaningful. Let’s live and let live.
“INSTEAD OF GIVING UP LIFE…GIVE LIFE..!!!”-YUVA GOONJ