Success stories cum Achievement report of the Association
Vocational Training Centre: The Association has running and setting up a Vocational Training Centre in the Year 2000 on Typing, Shorthand, Tailoring, Knitting mainly with the financial help from Nehru Yuva Kendra, Shillong, District Social Welfare, Shillong and with our own resources. And in the year 2004 with the grant-in-aid from Tribal Affairs the association extended training course on computer, Embroidery and weaving which still continue till today. Around 700 trainees have already trained in these courses and most of the trainees has got job in Govt. offices, Private firms, Companies etc. and some of them setting up their training course are selected from different villages belongs to poor family under poverty line.
Library: The Association is running also a public Library which is helping the student in particular and for the public in general. Books lending are available from the Association for the public and students during the Exams, Inter-exam and Research work. The Library was running and maintain by the Association with its own resources.
Project created by the Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan: The Association with the financial help and sponsorship of Nehru Kendra, Shillong has open up the (1) Rural Information Technology Youth Development Centre(RITYDC) (2) Rural Sports Centre(RSC) to help local NGO’s in rural areas in developmental activities. These schemes are funded by the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports New Delhi through N.Y.K., Shillong.
Art & Culture: The Association is holding a cultural Exchange programme with other State in India through collaboration with the office of Nehru Yuva Kendra, Shillong. The Association observe and celebrate every year also a Nongkrem Dance Festival, World Tourism Day through different activities such as Music & Singing competition, Kite Flying, Cycle racing, Seminar and workshop, it participated and attended also many cultural programmes organized by NGO’s and State Govt. through Art & Culture Dept. during the year 2007-08 the association has set up a Traditional Music and Dance Training Centre with the financial help from Sangeet Natak Akademi, New Delhi, 25 trainees is under training till today.
Self Employment: The Association during the year 2003-04 has created and opens up a Self Employment Cell to help unemployment youth of this area, vocational Training Courses of different trades, training and Demonstration Programme on self employment is organizing from time to time in collaboration with D.C. Office, Shillong, Nehru Yuva Kendra, Shillong, Agriculture Dept., Planning Dept. K.V.I.C. & D.I.C. Shillong.
Education: The Association till date is running an Adult Education cum a Centre for drop-out-student. Free Coaching class to students appearing final exam of S.S.L.S., Total Literacy campaign/PLP programme is conducted every year in collaboration with Deputy Commission office, East Khasi Hills, Shillong, North Eastern Hill University (Centre for continuing of Education) and Mawrynkreng Block Development Office. Most of these programme conducted with its own resource of the association till today the association has enrolled 385 learners and inspection from D.C. Office is coming from time to time.
Environment: The Association has taken active part to preserve and conserve the Environment (with the theme of make the environment safe and clean) such as Tree Plantation, Cleanliness Drive, Seminar, Training & Workshop, including Awareness posters and banners campaign every year. It observe and celebrate every year also an important days of Environment such as World Environment Day, Vanamahotsava Week, World Forestry day and Earth Day, through different programmes and activities. These programme is mostly collaborate with Forest Dept. Meghalaya, State Council of Science & Technology and Environment, Shillong and Field Publicity Office, Govt. of India.
Sports & Games: The Association every year organizing Sports and Games activities such as Football, Basketball, Volleyball and Cricket Tournament for the clubs and schools of this area and Indoor Games such as Badminton, Arm Wrestling etc. is also organizing every year during the month of December and January. The Association is participated regularly also Adventure and National Integration Camp conducted by the NGO’s club and Sports Dept. Mostly Sports and games is conducted with its own resources and sometime with financial help from Sports Dept. and Nehru Kendra Yuva Sangathan, Shillong the Association during the year 2006-2007 has construct also one ‘Basketball’ Court. The association through N.Y.K. Shillong, during the month of May 2007 has selected members to participate the National Youth Rally which started from Meerut to Red Fort New Delhi, 7th -11th May 2007.
Health Programme: The Association has taken actively in Health Programme such as volunteer for Pulse Polio Immunization Programme every year, Primary check up in schools, Posters & Banners campaign , Frees medical camp, Blood donation Camp, distribution of leaflets, Condom to truckers in National Highway and Halting Points and also observe important Days and week such as World AIDS Day, World Health Day, World Population Day, International Day against Drugs abuse, World No Tobacco Day, World disabled day etc. through different programmes and activities such as seminar, workshop, training, competition etc. All these activities are mostly organized in State dispensary, Field publicity, Govt. of India, Nehru Yuva Kendra Shillong and Social Welfare Dept. The Association in collaboration with Social Welfare and Health Dept. has selected one Multi Rehabilitation Worker (MRW) and 4 Community Base Rehabilitation Workers (CBRW) which deal with the Disable people.
Agriculture: The Association every year had conducted Seminar and training for farmers and unemployment youth of this area, and Demonstration cum special training for farmer’s employment youth on Food Processing and Farming activities is conducted from time to time. Exposure trips for farmers and unemployed youth are also organized every year. These programmes are organized in collaboration with Planning Dept., D.C. office, Shillong under the scheme of VMYDS and also with the Inspector office of Agriculture, Nongkrem. Sprayer Pumps, seeds and others materials is available with the association which is given free of cost to the farmers from time to time.
Social Activities: The Association through Social relief fund has contributed to the poor and the needy of the public of this area during natural calamities such as distribution of Foods, clothes, rice, Medicines, G-I-Sheets, Christmas and new year gift to children and poor people and donating blood in time of Emergency. The association during the year 2007 has setting up also a Public address system for important public announcement of the village