ROTARACT CLUB OF SSSS COLLEGE OF COMMERCE FOR WOMEN FELICITATED CEREMONY(August 28, 2022)
The Rotaract District 3070 at a function felicitated the College Rotaract Unit President Ms. Sukhpinder Kaur. Three awards were given away viz. Outstanding Charter Club of the year (Silver) (Institution Based), Club with Maximum members (Membership Growth) and the First Club to pay District Dues during the award ceremony ‘NEEV’ organized on 28th August, 2022 at Hotel regent Park, Jalandhar.
Installation Ceremony of the Rotaract Club (September 24, 2022)
The Second Installation Ceremony of Rotaract Club of SSSS College of Commerce for Women, Amritsar was held in the College Hall Rose Villa on Saturday, September 24, 2022.
The ceremony began with the singing of the National Anthem.
DRR. Rtn./Rtr. Rohit Jindal was the Chief Guest, DRCC Rtn. Dalbir Singh Makkar was the Guest of Honour and Vice DRR Rtr. Adv. Ashish Arora was the special guest. Rtn. Parveen Mehra, President, Rtn Deepak Shoor, Secy and other members of the Rotary club Amritsar Central were also present on the occasion. The Distinguished dignitaries were welcomed by the officer bearers of the Rotaract Club of SSSS College of Commerce for Women with floral accords.
Ms. Cavery Mahajan, student of B.Com Sem III was appointed Student President and accorded ceremonial Collar and Charter of the Club. Ms Mehakleen Kaur, student of B.Com (FS) Sem V was appointed as the Student Secretary and other ten office bearers received pins indicating their respective positions in the club. Certificates and Medals were presented to the members of Rotaract Club of SSSS College of Commerce for Women for the year 2021-22.The meritorious students of the college were also honoured.
The Chief Guest congratulated the rotaractors for being the only all women club (institutional based) in entire South Asia. He focused on a quote by Mahatma Gandhi i.e. “Be the Change you want to see in the world”.
The Guest of Honour appreciated the rotaractors for the work done by them. He emphasized on the fact that a small help can lead to great happiness.
Dr. Navdeep Kaur, the Principal of the college motivated the students to achieve higher goals with their will power and determination. She also mentioned about an initiative “We share We Care” being carried out in the college to help the students economically. She presented the token of gratitude to the Chief Guest, Guest of the day and other dignitaries and the vote of thanks.
The program was coordinated successfully by Dr. Tina Vohra, Ms. Deepjot Kaur and Ms. Karanpreet Kaur under the able guidance of the worthy Principal.
Visit to an Old Age Home (November 07, 2022)
SSSS College of Commerce for Women Amritsar organized a trip to an Old Age Home ‘ Mil Vartan’ for students of the Rotaract Club of SSSS College of Commerce for Women on November 07, 2022. 15 students and 2 teachers were greeted by a representative of the Old Age Home, who gave a brief description of the home and those residing there. The students interacted with the senior citizens and listened to their stories with rapt attention. The group led by Dr. Tina Vohra and Mrs. Vijay Laxmi presented books, candles and cookies to mark the auspicious occasion of Gurpurab Celebration. Together they recited hymns from Gurbani. The residents of old age home extended their blessings to the students at teachers and expressed their gratitude for visiting them. Receiving lessons of life from the older people from diverse background, it was truly an enriching experience for the students.
Children’s Day (November 14, 2022)
The Rotaract Club of SSSS College of Commerce for Women, Amritsar celebrated Children’s Day on November 14, 2022 with the students of IVth Standard of St. Mary School, Majitha Road, Amritsar. A group of Rotractians including 21 students and 4 teachers were greeted by the Principal of St. Mary School, Sister Elizabeth Kalyan. The volunteers from the college interacted with the children and told them about India’s first Prime Minister Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru in whose memory Children’s day is celebrated. A short play was also performed by the volunteers of the college on the theme “Cleanliness is next to Godliness”, in order to make the children aware about the importance of cleanliness in their life. The children enjoyed playing fun games with the students of the college. The children’s joy knew no bounds on receiving drawing & colouring books, chocolates and candies from the students of the club. The members of the faculty Dr. Tina Vohra, Ms. Vijay Laxmi, Ms. Neetu Vinod and Ms. Honey accompanied the students to the school.
Project Warmth (December 30, 2022)
The Rotaract Club SSSS College of Commerce for Women, Amritsar under project warmth turned “Trash into Treasure” by donating surplus woolen clothes and blankets alongwith packets of winter food to those in need.
The students and members of the faculty collected around 250 pieces of winter clothes and distributed them among the employees of the college and the needy especially the women and children begging on the traffic signal to help them fight the harsh weather on New Year’s Eve.
Rotaractors led by Dr. Tina Vohra, President Ms. Cavery Mahajan and IPP( immediate Past President) and Club Advisor Ms. Sukhpinder Kaur executed the entire project with love and compassion. Dr. Navdeep Kaur, Principal congratulated and motivated the rotaractors to keep up the good work.
Rotaract Club of SSSS College of Commerce for Women celebrated Mahashivratri (February 25, 2023)
SSSS College of Commerce for Women, Amritsar, celebrated Mahashivratri on 25th February, 2023, for promoting the universal values of brotherhood and compassion among the students. It is said that Lord Shiva is very fond of milk as it helps in cleansing the negativity in the aura and nurtures and nourishes the brain and soul with goodness, noble thoughts and satvik mindset.To mark the occasion, the volunteers of The Rotaract Club of the college distributed milk packets among the needy.
DRR’s official visit to Rotaract Club of SSSS College of Commerce for Women (April 25, 2023)
SSSS College of Commerce welcomed RTR. ADV. Ashish Arora DRR (District Rotaract Representative) on his official visit to the Rotaract Club of SSSS College of Commerce for Women, Amritsar on Tuesday, April 25, 2023.During this interactive session he appreciated performance of the unit in various community linkage programs and sought their suggestions for future support by the Rotary club in their endeavours. He expressed gratefulness to the Principal, Dr. Navdeep Kaur for facilitating the meet.
Tree plantation Drive (May 27, 2023)
The Rotaract Club of SSSS College of Commerce for Women jointly with Rotary Club Amritsar Central organised tree plantation drive at SSSS College of Commerce for Women on May 27,2023.Rtn.Rakesh Kapoor,Rtn.Praveen Mehra and other rotarians planted saplings in the campus.The college was also presented “Green Campus Award” for exemplary and continuous efforts for maintaining the environment friendly practices in the campus for the year 2022-23.Dr. Navdeep Kaur,Principal,SSSS College of Commerce for Women along with the faculty members and the rotractors thanked the rotarians for recognising their efforts. Rtr. Sukhpinder Kaur and Rtr. Cavery Mahajan participated in the plantation drive. Dr.TinaVohra and Ms.Kawaljit Kaur successfully coordinated the event.