Tribal Area Awareness Programme
The PADMANABHAM (NGO) organized a Tribal Area Awareness Programme from 30/12/2014 To 07/01/2015 at Faldhara Village of Valsad District in Gujarat State, which is a small village of Tribal People. Under this programme the Trust assume many awareness activities for the people of Tribal Area with help of Trustees and 18 volunteers of the Trust.
Day – 1
On the First day the volunteer team organized a meeting with Sarpanch and Managing Committee of the School of Faldhara village and got permission to carry out different programmes in the village for the upliftment of the villagers.
The volunteers’ teams go from door-to-door in the village and motivate parents to send their children to school. They try to motivate parents, teachers and members of the village education committee and panchayat members to strengthen the existing education centers. They spread awareness about malaria and ways to prevent the disease from spreading. They also inculcate a sense of citizenship among the children and create awareness on child rights and campaign for it.
Day – 2
A group of volunteer teachers carry out teaching activities from 30/12/2014 To 07/01/2015 (5 – Hour in each day) like lectures, competitions, cultural activities, sport activities, competitive examination and encourage the children to take part in every activities and also give the information to the Staff of Faldhara Madhyamik Shala about different methodology of teaching in school subject.
Day – 3
On the Third day the volunteer teachers of Trust carry out 18 Research Activity under guidance of Secretary of the Trust Dr. Brinda Myangar on 800 Tribal student of Faldhara Village about problems faced by the children to get education.
Day – 4
The member of Trust with the volunteer team organized meeting with the villagers for the awareness about Education of their children and give information about Govt. Scheme. During this meeting the team members gave their ideas to solve the problem faced by the student to get education. The group informed the villagers about the problems of students and guided them how to provide suitable atmosphere for their child to get education.
Day – 5 and 6
The organization arranged street programmes including showing Social Telefilm, Drama on liberation from addiction, Save Girl, Right to Education, Importance of Child Education, Social Behavior etc.
Day – 7
The Trust organized a Cultural Program in Faldhara High School Compound on this last day and has invited Mr. Isvarbhai D. Patel (President, Faldhara School) as chief guest, Shri Kantibhai K. Patel (Sarpanch, Faldhara) as inaugural, and Shri Bhagubhai M. Patel (Principal), Shri Dipakbhai G. Patel (Secretary, Jay Ambe Charitable Trust, Faldhara), Shri Naileshbhai C. Patel (Secretary, Seva Sahkari Mandali, Faldhara), Shri Vasanjibhai R. Patel (Former Principal).
During this program, the students of school presented their cultural dance, dramas and speeches. The Guests, Sarpanch and Principal have given their contended views on this 7-days awareness programme.
The villagers also share their fair experience which has given them a new thinking for their children’s education.
The Trust has gifted educational materials to the students who have participated in different activities during the seven days and encouraged and motivated them to be rise and achieve their goals.