The RRC youth of National Engineering College, Kovilpatti is encourages to learn about safe and healthy lifestyles. The RRC promotes access to information on healthy life and voluntary blood donation. They create and provide opportunities for the zeal of volunteerism among youth to contribute towards the control and prevention of HIV & AIDS. The Red Ribbon Club is a voluntary on-campus intervention program for students.
The motto of the Red Ribbon Express is “Embarking on the journey of life“.
To promote service and solidarity. To uphold the protection of life and the promotion of health. To promote national and international friendship. To disseminate the Red Cross ideals and International Humanitarian Law.
Activities conducted through the Club
The objective of Red Ribbon Club programmes are to bring about behaviour change in young minds by employs various strategies like:
- Celebrating Life Program
- Peer education and leadership trainings
- Cultural Competitions
- Awareness campaigns (Rallies, Outreach activities)
No. of student volunteers:100
President/Secretary/Coordinator: A.Akshaya, EEE/ Final year
Faculty Coordinators: Ms.K.Muthulakshmi, AP/S&H
Awards & Achievements
Best Motivating Award for Blood Donation by GH, Kovilpatti. (2021)