Gurgaon, November 2011: Apeejay Stya University has created a social club dedicated towards generating awareness as well as contributing for socio-economic upliftment of the country. The Club, called ‘ARGHYA’, had its first activity in the form of a little contribution comprising old clothes and books for the underprivileged sector of society through United Nation identified NGO – Goonj.
On 18th November, 2011 Apeejay Stya University team visited this NGO in Delhi and was astonished by the wonderful operational system it promises to offer. As part of the initiative, near about 250 clothes were collected from the staff, students and faculty.
Goonj not only collects clothes and other accessories from different parts of society but also does a lot of operational work before delivering it to the underprivileged section of the society.