President Pratima Joshi received ‘Life Time Achievement Award’ and ‘Certificate of Excellence’ for exceptional caliber and outstanding performance, from International Institute of Education and Management.(IIEM) Dehli.
Sunita Vaidya, our Science Centre teacher has been selected for ‘National Honour Award – 2016’ by Vivekanand Educational Cultural and Sports Organization (VESCO), Science & Mathematics Development Organisation (India) and Yogmaya Manvotthan Trust, Jharkhand.
Local Staff of UPS, a fortune 100 company, visited Dighi Centre. The team conducted Drawing competition for students and gave prizes to winners. Stationery, snacks was gifted to all.
Elocution competition was organized at Pune and Dighi. Students from schools, Junior and Senior Colleges participated in large number.
Students and teachers of Sadhu Vaswani International School, Modhi, Pradhikaran visited Dighi Abhyasika and interacted with Abhyasika teachers and Students.
Five days’ Training program was arranged for teachers and volunteers of Abhyasika & Science Centre
Various personality development, and art and craft development vacation workshops were organized for different groups .
VInternational Woman Day was celebrated in a special manner! An interactive Session for all the budding Women entrepreneurs were carried out.
Career Counseling Workshop was arranged for young students from Dighi area. Both the programs were conducted by Deepika Panikkar and Madhuri Kale, under the guidance of Dr. Sulabha Deuskar.
Eye check up camp was organized at our Dighi Campus totally free of cost for the senior citizen. The needy were given free spectacles. The event was sponsored by Neelima Divekar, a veteran executive from HDFC and Doctors from Lions Club.
A mega event was taken up by our science teachers. About 600 students from 6 different schools in and around Khamgaon city were given opportunity to perform science experiments themselves. Anagha Tare our local representative took the initiative and Bharati Khurjekar, Smita Damle , Sunita Vaidya under the guidance of Kishori Belsare, planned and executed the event for 3 full days. Students and local school teachers were benefitted and motivated.
A field visit of all the volunteers, staff managing committee members was arranged on 27th Feb 2016. They visited DIY (Do It Yourself) Lab at Vidnyana Ashram Kothrud and enjoyed a unique method of learning Science and technology.s
The members also visited Orbittal Electro-Mech factory at Shivne and got an opportunity to watch the process of LED lamp making.
Various competitions like storytelling, singing, dancing, elocution etc. were held for special children with hearing and speech disability. Students from various schools and institutions participated and the winners were felicitated by founder of Bal Ranjan Kendra and corporate Madhuri Sahastrabuddhe.
On the occasion of National Science Week Science Exhibition of projects completed students was organized at Dighi. The projects were based on the theme ‘International year of Light and of Soil’.
“Career guidance and employability skills development workshop” by Dr. Bhooshan Kelkar – Director MobieSutra to be held in Sadashiv Peth Office on 6th / 13th / 20th December 2015.
Recipient of prestigious JEWEL OF INDIA Award and CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE by Indian Solidarity Council, New Delhi in August 2015.
Research paper entitled “ Low Cost Methodology of Teaching Science in Schools” which evaluates the science centre activities of BNP Pune presented at National Science Teachers’ Conference Pune in December 2015.
Elocution competition for Junior College Students was organized in August 2015 was a grand success! 32 students from different colleges participated.
38 deserving and needy girl students, pursuing higher education, were given scholarships (Rs. 12000/- each) at the hands of Shri R. K. Joshi, a veteran training consultant. On this occasion he delivered a lecture on Career Planning.
Informative lecture and presentation was given by our founding member Dr. Sulabha Deuskar (professor of Physics and Electronics) on “International year of light and its relevance to common man”
All the members, volunteers and staff are wholeheartedly participating in India Smile Challenge for Fund Raising
Maha Bhondla was orgnised at Dighi Center for celebrating navratri
Annual Samaj Seva Award distribution and elocution prize distribution function will be held on 31st October 2015 at Niwara Sabhagruh at 4.30 pm.
Visit our stall at Diwali Mela Organized by Persitent from 27-29 October 2015 and by HDFC Ltd on 5th and 6th November 2015.