Introduction for CSR Page
IMI Kolkata has been delivering excellent educational services to its students over the years. The institute has extended its hands to give back to the society through its CSR activities. The institute aims to foster the development of the society and community at a large through various initiatives.
1. Computer Donation Drive at Chunakhali Hatkhola, F.P. School
IMI Kolkata took the initiative to make the students equipped with computers to foster digital learning. The institute donated three computers to Chunakhali Hatkhola, F.P. School on 26th of September, 2022. Dr.Tinu Jain, Assistant Professor (Marketing), IMI Kolkata encouraged the students to become digitally aware and future-ready to reach greater heights. He along with his team from IMI Kolkata also helped the students to familiarise themselves with the computer systems and kick start their digital knowledge pathway.
2. Sanitary Vending Machine
IMI Kolkata took the initiate to set up sanitary napkin vending machines and distributed sanitary kits in the rural schools of Bardhaman on 5th August 2022. The purpose of the drive was to raise mensural hygiene awareness through programme on ‘Stay-Free: Celebration of Freedom, Period!’.
3. Blanket Donation Drive
Every year, the cold winter season of India comes around as a nightmare to millions of people across the country. The less fortunate ones, who do not get the privilege of great protection against these extreme winters, often have to face problems that range from serious illnesses to casualties! To help ease out the situation, the students of the Altruist Club of IMI Kolkata conducted a blanket donation drive titled “Share the Warmth”. The drive was conducted in two major cities of India, Kolkata and New Delhi on the 9th and 12th of December, 2021 respectively. The drive witnessed the giveaway of over 30 blankets and a ton of generous smiles!
4. Stem Cell Donation
This Independence Day, 2022, the students of IMI Kolkata celebrated a true “Azaadi ka Amrit Mahotsav” with a stem cell donation drive. Organised by the Altruist Club of IMI Kolkata, in association with the DKMS-BMST Foundation, the drive was aimed at raising awareness about blood cancer and collecting swab samples. The drive came to fruition with over 50 students of IMI Kolkata pledging to help the ones in need, whenever required.