The Social Service Forum piloted by the Civil Engineering Department renders yeoman service to the less fortunate and the down-trodden in the society. The major work of Thanal is the ‘Housing Project’, under the ‘Home for the Homeless Scheme’, visit to Old Age Home, Programmes for Palliative Care, Medical Camps and such social service activities.
SOCIAL SERVICE CLUB
The Senate members on behalf of the College visited the Mar Gregorios Sneha veedu.
The social activities club remains very active and dedicated in its endeavors. It has recently developed a Blood Donor's Forum with more than a thousand students pledging to donate their blood as and when required. In addition, students donate their blood to patients admitted in RCC, SUT, KIMS, Medical colleges etc. The work among orphanages continues with fervor. The S1S2 students were actively interacting with NGOs in RCC offering financial help to the poor patients of the Pediatric Ward.
A group of first year students cut down their expenses for Christmas celebrations and donated the amount for the children's ward of RCC. They also contributed toys, clothes and old magazines to these children.
Green Dream, a movement conceived by a group of MBCET students and propagated by members of IEEE MBCET, aims to adopt measures that will lead towards a greener world. The movement has been highly appreciated by Mr.Binoy Viswam, Minister for forests and also by visual media like Asianet, ACV and Kairali.
The concept of GreenDream has got national recognition, among various eco clubs and networks. Mr.Arun Raj (2009 batch) was among the four representatives from India selected for the World Youth Meet on renewable resources organized by the Portuguese Government.