Activities of IRCS Maharashtra State Branch Districts/ Sub district branches

Arvi Sub-District

1. Blood donation camps 2
2. FA training 0
3. Medical camps & Awareness Programs 19
4. Disaster relief/ management 2
5. Others 12

 

Activity Snapshots

International Yoga Day celebrated on 21st June 2024
(21st June 2024)
Indian Red Cross Society Arvi Sub-District Branch celebrated International Yoga Day at Red Cross Park, Arvi under the guidance of Founder Member Dr. Arun Pawade on 21st June 2024. Mr. Shrikant Kalode (Yog-guru of Patanjali Yogpeeth) conducted session on Yoga to Red Cross members. Office bearers of Arvi Red Cross along with other members were participated.
World Cycle & Environment Day celebrated on 9th June 2024
(9th June 2024)
On 9th June 2024 on the occasion of World Cycle & Environment Day IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch organised a cycle rally which was inaugurated by Hon’ble Shri Harish Kale – Tehsildar, Arvi. Dr. Arun Pawade – Founder Member, stressed the need for increase in use of cycle to control the air pollution. Office bearers and committee members of IRCS Arvi Branch were present on the occasion
Assessment and relief material distribution at fire disaster site at Talegaon
(5th June 2024)
On 5th June 2024 a fire disaster took place at Talegaon, Arvi.Committee members of IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch Mr Arun Dhok, Chandu Wankhede and Subhash Warhekar reached immediately on the spot for assessment and provided immediate relief material (i.e utensils, dry ration etc) tothe fire affected family
World Red Cross Day celebrated on 8th May 2024
(8th May 2024)
On 8th May 2024 on the occasion of World Red Cross Day, blood donation camp was organized by Indian Red Cross Society Arvi Sub-District Branch at Maheshwari Bhavan Arvi. Citizens of Arvi gave a spontaneous response to this camp even in hot summer. Total 127 units collected including 19 women donors. Three blood banks namely Dr. Hedgewar Blood Center Nagpur, General Hospital Wardha and JNMC Medical College Savangi collected the blood units.

Hon’ble Shri Dadaraoji Keche – MLA, Arvi visited the camp. Also journalists from print and film media in Arvi were honoured with pulse oximeters by Dr. Arun Pawade, Founder President of Indian Red Cross Society Arvi Sub-District Branch.
Voter awareness rally for voter education, spreading voter awareness and promoting voter literacy
(16th March 2024)
On 16th March 2024 a voter awareness rally was organised by IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch in association with Arvi Constituency Voter Association and students of Gandhi Vidyalaya, Arvi for the new voters under Systematic Voters' Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP - 2024) program.
This is a flagship program of the Election Commission of India for voter education, spreading voter awareness and promoting voter literacy in India.
Managing committee members, volunteers of the IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch and around 210 school students along with staff of the Gandhi Vidyalaya participated.
Mega health check-up & free medicine distribution camp at Takarkheda
(18th February 2024)
On 18th February 2024 under the aegis of Shri Sant Lahanuji Maharaj Sansthan, Takarkheda. Arvi and Wardha units of the Indian Red Cross Society organised a mega health check-up & free medicine distribution camp at Takarkheda wherein 370 patients were benefited.
Lecture to motivate aspiring students in various competitive exams
(10th February 2024)
On 10th February 2024 Indian Red Cross Society Arvi Sub-District Branch organised a lecture on “Success story of Successful people” to motivate aspiring students in various competitive exams like MPSC,UPSC at the Arts, Commerce & Science College, Arvi. Mr. Vishwas Shirsat - Sub-District Magistrate, Mr. Harish Kale–Tehsildar, Arvi, Mr. Walmik Bambarde - Police Sub-Inspector, Mr. Hemant Thakare - Industrial Administrator, Mrs. Shobha Kale – Founder, Model Education Academy, Dr. Sachin Pawade, Dr. Arun Pawade, Founder member of Arvi Sub-District Branch, office bearers and members of Arvi Red Cross along with 370 students were present on the occasion.
Republic Day Celebrated on 26th January 2024
(26th January 2024)
On 26th January 2024 Republic Day was celebrated by Indian Red Cross Society Arvi Sub-District Branch at Red Cross garden, Arvi. Indian Flag was unfurled by Dr. Arun Pawade - Founder Member of IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch. Office bearers, managing committee members & well-wishers were present on this occasion
Awareness session on “Menstrual Hygiene" was organised at Model High School, Wadhona village
(9th December 2023)
On 9th December 2023 an awareness session on “Menstrual Hygiene" was organised by IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch at Model High School, Wadhona village. 120 girls attended the program. Gynaecologist Dr Pratibha Pawade and Dr Shital Hole gave insights on physiology, hygiene and precautions to be taken during menstrual cycle. 157 hygiene kits were distributed. The relevance of POSCO Act (protection of children from of sexual offences) was also highlighted. Program was attended by the committee members and local public.
Awareness session on abuse of internet & mobile usage on mental health on children
(5th November 2023)
On 5th November 2023 an awareness session on abuse of internet & mobile usage on mental health on children was organised by IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch. Lecture was delivered by Dr. Sushil Gawande –renowned Psychiatrist from Nagpur.

This was followed by essay competition and prize distribution. Total 296 students from 18 school participated and 51 students got prizes. Around 600people attended the program. Office bearers & committee members of IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch were present.
Dental & health check-up camp for school children at Mahadapur, Arvi
(7th October 2023)
On 7th October 2023 dental & health check-up camp organised by IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch for the school children at the adopted village Mahadapur, Arvi. Followed by distribution of protein kits. Further tiffin boxes were given to 24 children. Office bearers of the IRCS Arvi were present on the occasion.
Swachhata Hi Seva observed on 1st October 2023
(1st October 2023)
On 1st October 2023 Swachhata Hi Seva observed by IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch by cleaning the Arvi town. Office bearers, committee members and volunteers participated on this occasion.
Health check-up and dental check-up camps at primary school, Bedhona village
(9th September 2023)
On 9th September 2023 IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch organised health check-up and dental check-up camps at primary school, Bedhona village. Dr.Abhilash Dharamthok,Dr Umesh Gulhane, Dr.Harshali Dharamthok and Dr.Subhadh Budhwani rendered their services. Total 68 students were examined.
Sandals/ shoes and study material were also distributed to all students. Office bearers and managing committee member of Arvi Red Cross were present on this occasion.
Pulse-oxymeter distribution program at PHC Rohana
(8th September 2023)
On 8th September 2023 IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch organised pulse-oxymeter distribution program at PHC Rohana. 20 pulse oximeters handed over to Dr. Sangita Dhage, Medical Officer, PHC, Rohana by senior members Mr.Nandkishorji Dixit and Vice-President Mr. Rajendra Telrandhe. Managing committee members of Arvi Red Cross were present on this occasion.
Awareness program on the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POSCO)
(5th August 2023)
On 5th August 2023 an awareness program on the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POSCO) & menstrual hygiene for adolescent school girls was organised by IRCS Arviat Model High school, Deurwada, Arvi. Advocate Mrs Aruna Deshpande detailed POCSO & advised girls how to react in such situations. Gynaecologist Dr Pratibha Pawade and Dr Shital Hole talked on physiology of menstruation, care and hygiene to be taken during menstrual cycle. Mrs Shobhatai Kale Chairman of School, Dr Arun Pawade, founder member and Dr Abhilash Dharamthok Hon. Secretary also presided on the occasion. Program was attended by all school teachers and Red Cross members. On same occasiona dental check-up camp also organised for all students which was facilitated by team of doctors of IRCS Arvi. Total 112 students were examined.
International Yoga Day Celebrated On 21st June 2023
(21st June 2023)
Indian Red Cross Society Arvi Sub-District Branch celebrated International Yoga Day at Red Cross Park, Arviunder the guidance of Founder Member Dr. Arun Pawade on 21st June 2023. Mr. Shrikant Kalode (Yog-guru of Patanjali Yogpeeth) conducted session on Yoga toRed Cross members.Mr. Arun Dhok(Executive Member), Dr.Abhilash Dharamthok(Hon .Secretary), Mr.Nandkishor Dixit,Mr.Anil Bhatt,Dr.Pratibha Pawade,Dr.Anita Bhutada, Dr. Subhash Budhwani, Mr. Mohan Chandak, Mr. Sandip Budhwani, Mr. Pravin Shirpurkar, Mr. Abhay Darbhe participated along with 45 other members.
World Bicycle Day & World Environment Day celebrated on 5th June, 2023
(5th June 2023)
On 4th June, 2023 on the occasion of World Bicycle Day and to coincide with the World Environment Day on 5th June,2023 IRCS Arvi Sub District Branch held a cycle rally to create health awareness of daily cycling, minimum use of vehicles to avoid noise and fuel pollution on roads. Dr. Arun Pawade founder member of Arvi Sub District Branch took the initiative along with the managing committee members along with the enthusiastic local population
World Red Cross Day celebrated on 8th May, 2023
(8th May 2023)
On 8th May 2023 on the occasion of World Red Cross Day blood donation camp was organised by IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch at Maheshwari Bhawan Arvi. M. L.A. Hon’ble Shri Dadaraoji Keche visited the camp and congratulated Red Cross for their noble work.
Total 75 blood units collected. Red Cross Arvi initiated this blood collection movement in Arvi in 1982 and this has inspired other social organisations for blood donation camps on a monthly basis.
Shramdaan organised on the occasion of Maharashtra Day
(1st May 2023)
On 1st May 2023 on the occasion of Maharashtra Day the IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch organised “Shramdaan” for repairs & reconstruction of water restoration barrier at Kakaddara village.
Walkathon on the occasion of World Health Day
(7th April 2023)
On 7th April 2023 on the occasion of World Health Day IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch organised a Walkathon.
Dental check-up camp for children from Mahadapur and Bedhona villages
(25th March 2023)
On 25th March 2023 IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch organised a Dental check-up camp. Total 43 children were examined from Mahadapur and Bedhona villages. High protein Chikki were given to all children.
Blood Donation Camp at Renew Power Project Kekatpur Dist. Amravati
(22nd March 2023)
On 22nd March 2023A Blood Donation Camp was organised at Renew Power Project Kekatpur, Dist. Amravati by IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch. The camp was arranged by Dr. Arun Pawade, Chairman Wardha District. Mr Pravin Patil of Hedgewar Blood Bank Nagpur facilitated in 40 units of blood collection. Mr Satish Thakare & Mr Kane members of Arvi Red Cross made all necessary arrangements. Mr Subhadeep Goswani, engineer of Renew Power Project and Mr Prashant Deshmukh were present.
check-up camp for malnourished children in collaboration with Shri Sant Lahanuji Maharaj Sansthan
(19th March 2023)
On 19th March 2023A check-up camp for malnourished children was organised by IRCS Arvi & Wardha Branch in collaboration with Shri Sant Lahanuji Maharaj Sansthan, Sri Kshetra Takarkheda, in association with Medical Awareness Forum, Wardha at Bhaktniwas, Takarkheda. Dr. Sachin Pawade and his team rendered their services. Total 270 (0 to 6 years) children were examined and healthy diet kit prepared under theguidance of nutritionists and medicines were provided free of cost. During the camp office bearers of Arvi and Wardha Red Cross were present.
Mega diagnostic Camp at Lahanuji Maharaj Devasthan Takarkheda
(19th March 2023)
A Mega diagnostic Camp in two parts was arranged on Sunday,19th March 2023 at Lahanuji Maharaj Devasthan Takarkheda
Firstly 317 patients were examined including blood sugar tests and free medicines distributed. Various speciality doctors in cardiology, gynaecology, ophthalmology, surgeons and dentists from Wardha & Arvi rendered their noble services.
Secondly 208 suspected malnourished children were examined by paediatricians brought by Asha workers and Anganwadi workers from Arvi, Ashti and Karanja tehsils. Free medicines as per government guidelines and high protein diet chikki were distributed.
Staff of Lahanuji Maharaj Devasthan and Arvi Red Cross members with families took active part in success of this Mega diagnostic camp
Municipal Corporation, Arvi handed over 3500 sq. ft land to IRCS Arvi
(4th March 2023)
On 4th March 2023 Municipal Corporation, Arvi handed over 3500 sq. ft land to IRCS Arvi for Red Cross Park and same was inaugurated by Hon’ble Shri Dadaraoji Keche – MLA, Arvi Constituency, in presence of Shri Harishji Dharmik –Sub-Divisional Officer& Red Cross President, Arvi, Shri Sumitji Wankhede (OSD, Deputy CM Hon’ble Shri Devendra Fadnavisji), Shri Prashantji Sawalakhe -Ex-President, Municipal Corporation, Arvi and Dr. Arun Pawade, Founder Member, IRCS, Arvi.
Free eye check-up and cataract operation with Shree Sant Lahanuji Maharaj Sansthan, Takarkheda
(28th February 2023)
On 28th February 2023 Free eye check-up and cataract operation was organised by IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch in collaboration with Shree Sant Lahanuji Maharaj Sansthan, Takarkheda. Total 344 patients were examined and 102 cataract operations were conducted
Breast and Cervical Cancer check-up camp with Shree Sant Lahanuji Maharaj Sansthan, Takarkheda
(19th February 2023)
On 19th February 2023 Breast and Cervical Cancer check-up camp was organised at by IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch in collaboration with Shree Sant Lahanuji Maharaj Sansthan, Takarkheda.
Republic Day observed with tree planting at State Bank of India colony
(26th January 2023)
26th January 2023 Republic Day observed with tree planting at State Bank of India colony, Arvi. IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch office bearers and members were present
Pulse Oximeters distribution at Sub- Divisional Hospital on Republic Day
(26th January 2023)
26th January 2023 on the occasion of Republic Day, IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch organised pulse oximeters distribution at Sub- Divisional Hospital, Arvi .
Road Safety Awareness program with Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC)
(25th January 2023)
25th January 2023 Road Safety Awareness program was organised by IRCS Arvi in collaboration with Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) at Arvi.
Free Health Check-up camp at Datak Gram Mahadapur
(14th December 2022)
A free Health Check-up camp was organised by IRCS, Arvi Sub-District Branch at Datak Gram Mahadapur, Arvion 14th Dec 2022
Awareness Rally on World AIDS Day
(1st December 2022)
On 1st December 2022 on the occasion of World AIDS Day an awareness rally was organised at Arvi. Students of Model Junior College, Gandhi School, Kannamvar School, Girls Agriculture School, ITI Students and NSS students were participated
Nutritional Kits distribution to TB patients at Kharangna
(15th November 2022)
Nutritional Kits distribution to TB patients at Kharangna, Arvi on 15th November 2022 under the second cycle of support by IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch in partnership with MSATBA(Maharashtra State Anti-TB Association)
Nutritional kits distribution to TB patients
(4th October 2022)
Nutritional kits distribution to TB patients registered at Sub-District Hospital, Arvi on 4th October 2022 under the first cycle of support by IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch in partnership with MSATBA (Maharashtra State Anti-TB Association). Kits distribution done by the hands of MLA Shri Dadaraoji Keche in the presence of local competent authorities and office bearers of IRCS Arvi Sub-District Branch