World Environment Day 2016
Soroptimist International Bombay Chembur (SIBC) celebrated World Environment Day in collaboration with Mahatma Education Society’s (MES’s) Chembur English High School (CEHS) on 24th June, 2016.
On this occasion, the Chairman of MES, respected Dr. K. M. Vasudevan Pillai addressed the students on the key issues related to environment such as pollution and global warming.
School Principal and Soroptimist active member, Mrs. Annamma Paul and members of SIBC handed over the saplings to Green Brigade members of the school.
School science teacher Ms. Farah explained the students about the importance of environment and the measures need to be taken to preserve it, using informative videos.
A drawing competition was held on the topic ‘Trees – Our Best Friends’. The occasion was graced by Ms. Sheetal Wadikar, Ms. Preeti Pawar, Ms. Sunita Jain and Ms. Namrata Saxena of SIBC.
The celebration concluded with a pledge to adopt green initiatives to save the Mother Earth.
In another event, edukidz INTERNATIONAL, Tilak Nagar celebrated ‘Environment day’ and ‘Father’s day’ on Friday 24th June, 2016. Father and child potted their plants together as a mark of their lovely bond in the same way as they would take car eof their plants. Children were excited to speak few words about the plant which created awareness of the different kinds of plants and the importance of a green world.