No classes on 17th March on account of Sports Day! https://t.co/a3JRbWDvVX
SIFE is an international non-profit organization that works with leaders in business and higher education to mobilize university
students to make a difference in their communities while developing the skills to become socially responsible business leaders. SIFE NSIT
is an initiative to make the world better place to live and it honors its commitment of service to the society. It was founded in January
2011 with the aim of providing simple business solutions to communities that need help in adding value to their enterprises.
Their objective is to improve the socio-economic stature of the target communities and inculcate in them the spirit of entrepreneurship. The
team has 2 ongoing projects, namely, Project Pratham and Project Aakriti.
Project Pratham aims at reusing and recycling waste paper, plastic bottles and cds/ dvds All the waste is used to make products like
notebooks, wall clocks and earrings by the ragpicker community of Matiala. Plastic bottles are used to make solar bulbs that can replace
Project Aakriti trains unemployed women from financially weaker section of society in craftwork by hiring trainers. Marketable
products like paper bags, photo frames, paper jewelry, paper baskets, etc. are made by the women.
The revenue generated is used to provide income/employment to the target communities.
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