The Seshadripuram Educational Trust (SET) as part of their Institutional Social Responsibility (ISR) distributed 50 high end laptops to Government School, Mathikere, Bengaluru on 8th July 2021. The initiative was partnered with Dr C.N Aswath Narayan Foundation and Sikshana Foundation, Bengaluru. The watchword of the SET since 91 years has been: 'leaving no one behind' in the journey of learning. The commitment is to build a community with socially conscious and responsible citizens through quality education.
The SET has been constantly striving to empower the youth as they are the nation builders and ambassadors of development. The objective of the initiative was to inculcate Digital Literacy and prepare the learners for the 21st century.
The event witnessed the presence of Dr C.N. Aswath Narayan, Hon'ble Deputy Chief Minister and Minister of Higher Education, Government of Karnataka, Nadoja Dr Wooday P. Krishna, Hon. General Secretary, Seshadripuram Educational Trust, Sri Seshanarayana S. Joint Secretary, Seshadripuram Educational Trust, Sri Prasanna V.R. CEO/Trustee, Sikshana Foundation and other dignitaries.
Across the globe there is the wave of Community-Campus Partnership, where students learn civic engagement, encompassing the notions of becoming global citizens. Philosophy of cultivating sensitivity towards community welfare has been embedded in the very DNA of Seshadripuram Educational Trust.
Students of all ages are motivated to be a part of the community development activities. They are empowered to become agents of positive social change for a better world. The institutions have spearheaded range of activities with active participation from student fraternity. These include programs of State, National and International repute.
The NSS teams are involved in many community activities including implementing the ‘Swacch Bharat Abhiyaan.’ One such initiative included construction of two restrooms and a bathroom for the Government School of Soolikere. This was done during the NSS camp from the college by collecting fund from students and staff. The team strives constantly towards ‘clean & green world to live in’.
It is noteworthy that as a part of the community involvement a cheque of Rs. 50 Lakh was contributed to the Government for the relief of Gujarat Earthquake victims.
Organising Blood Donation Camps has been religiously followed in all the campuses of the institutions. A large number of students and staff voluntarily donate blood during annual Mega Blood Donation Festivals.
SET is a privileged member of Indian Red Cross Society. All the students and staff are a part of the Youth Red Cross.