ANTAR is a Social Committee of the FORE School of Management. Team Antar was established in February 2009 with a vision to bring smiles on thousands of faces. The mission of the ANTAR is to be the catalyst to drive those who are socially aware and be a medium of awareness for the incognizant. Being managers who would be molding the world for future generations, we understand and imbibe in them the concepts of giving back to society through the various activities that team ANTAR undertakes. Over 9 years, team ANTAR has established tie ups and linkages with various NGOs and reputed non-profit organizations in pursuant of its social objective.
Various events organized by ANTAR are as follows:
The basic motto of RAKHTDAAN is - “YOU DON’T NEED TO BE A DOCTOR TO SAVE LIVES”. Team ANTAR in association with FORE Sports and Cultural Division and ROTARY CLUB, Civil Lines, New Delhi organize Rakhtdaan. One hundred fifteen students, faculty and staff members of FORE donated blood on 6th September 2018.
Abhiwadan is a flagship event organized by Team ANTAR in association with Help-age India. It is a cultural event wherein senior citizens from various old age homes are invited & various fun activities are being organized for them. Last year, the team could grace the presence of 60 senior citizens from old age homes like Nirmal Chhaya, Sandhya, Aradhna and Kartar Bridh Ghar. Students performed dance, skit and singing, etc to entertain guests. Our guests participated with utmost zeal and enthusiasm. They sang, tapped their foot and shared their experiences with all the students. The smiling face of guests gave a wonderful sense of feeling and satisfaction to team “ANTAR” knowing that their little efforts have paid off.
Prerna is held every year during the annual management fest GENESIS of FORE School of Management. Prerna is a case study competition based on a social issue prevalent in the society. Many students from colleges across Delhi register for the event. A case study with a social problem is provided to students based on which the teams submit their planned solutions to the problem. The shortlisted teams are asked to make a presentation of the same before a jury. It is an initiative to impart sense of responsibility and concern for social cause.
Students visit the offices and institutes located close to the FORE School of Management and plant saplings such as Guava, Roses and Lavender, etc.
The team organizes “Vastrasamman” in association with NGO-Goonj. Under this, campaign, faculty, students and staff of FORE are encouraged to donate their old/new clothes, utensils, footwear, dry ration, sewing machine, umbrellas, newspapers, magazines, stationary, woolens, etc. The event is extended to 2 months period usually from September to November of every year. More than 400kgs of material is collected every year and handed over to Goonj that further transports it to small villages for distribution.
Rice Bucket Challenge is organized to collect rice, pulses and other food items and hand it over to an NGO, New Delhi in order to distribute it to the areas affected by natural disasters like floods, storms, etc.
Aashayein is an event organized in association with Salaam Baalak Trust where the students visit to DMRC Shelter home, near Tis Hazari metro station, New Delhi, every year and make that day special for inmate children by playing games with them, perform skit, etc. This is intended to create awareness about education among these children and motivate them to go to school.
Jagrukta is organized during GENESIS - the annual management fest at FORE School of Management. It is a NUKKAD NATAK event through which the performers express their emotions by portraying various characters. It is a very popular event and participated by institutes and colleges across Delhi. The event creates awareness about widespread social ills and issues within the country.
For pictures and details regarding each event check out Team ANTAR FBFacebook.com/TeamANTAR
Megha Bhola (Co-coordinator)
Nikita Sharma (Member)
Nav Nagpal (Member)
Rohan Punjabi (Member)
Nachiketa Madaan (Member)
Priyanka Gupta (Member)
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