NSS unit of Smt. Devkiba Mohansinhji Chauhan College of Commerce and Science, Silvassa was started from academic year 2017-18.This unit consists of 50 volunteers headed by two Programme Officers Ms. Hemali Patel (Assistant Professor of Commerce) and Dr. Atul Babar (Assistant Professor of Zoology). The central objective of our unit is to generate an interest for social work among college students. It also provides a platform for the interested students to participate in social work during their free time. Our volunteers also assist various events, programmes and projects organized by various other departments of the college.

Rally to popularize biofule as energy source on 9th August 2017 :

Our NSS unit took part in rally to popularize biofuel as energy source organized by Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. in collaboration with Smt. DevkibaMohansinhji Chauhan College of Commerce and Science, Silvassa and Lion’s English School, Silvassa. The main objectives of rally are to sensitize common people to use renewable energy resources like biofuel, solar, wind etc. The Rally was inaugurated by Hon. Shri. Fatehsinhji Chauhan (Chairman, Lions club of Silvassa charitable trusts) at 9:30 a.m. in Devkiba College Campus. The rally routed from College campus to Collector office and back, it ended by organizing valedictory function in Lion’s English School, Silvassa,it was chaired by Shri. Devdas R. Shah (Secretary Lions club of Silvassa charitable trusts). In the valedictory function, the Officers from Indian Oil Corporation and Principal, Lion’s English School, Silvassa guided the students regarding the importance of boifuel.College student as well as school students shared their views on the objectives of the rally.

NSS Day Celebration :

All NSS volunteers of Smt.DevkibaMohansinhji Chauhan College of Commerce &Science, Silvassa celebrated NSS day 24 September 2018 by organizing poster exhibition on the topics like women empowerment, blood donation, addiction free India, addiction of social networking site, problems of child labouretc. Hon. Shri. Fatesinhji Chauhan (Chairman, Lions club of Silvassa charitable trusts) inauguratedthe event.

Swachhata Abhiyan :

NSS unit conducted “SwachhataAbhiyan” on 2nd October 2017 on the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti. All the faculties, members from Management committee and non-teaching staff participated in this ‘Abhiyan’.

Anti-Tobacco Campaign :

NSS unit organized ‘Anti-Tobacco awareness campaign’ for NSS volunteers at our college on Friday 6thOctober 2017 at 1:00 pm. Mr. MadhusudanSamal (District Consultant) and Mr. KetanRaut (Psychologist) from Medical and Health Services,Silvassa -39230, UT of Dadra & Nagar Haveli guided NSS students in FIGHT AGAINST TOBACCO CAMPAIGN.

Mind Training Camp :

Ms. Hemali Patel and Dr. Atul Babar participated in Mind Training Camp organized by Patuck Gala College, santacruz in collaboration with Mind training institute of south korea and University of Mumbai on 15th September, 2017.

Volunteers at workshop “Science Communication” organized by Department of Zoology and Physicson 25 September 2017 :

Volunteers of NSS Unit of Smt. Devkiba Mohansinhji Chauhan College of Commerce &Science, Silvassa did volunteering in the workshopof “Science Communication” organized by Department of Zoology and Physics on 25thSeptember 2017. Mr. Anant Pande (Research Scientist, Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun) and Mr. Anirudhkumar Vasava (Voluntary Nature Conservancy, Anand) guided student for writing scientific research proposal, application for internship, biodata writing and scientific communication through email.

Volunteers at seminar on “Sexual Harassment at Work Place” organized by Women Development Cell :

Women Development Cell of Smt. Devkiba Mohansinhji Chauhan College of Commerce & Science, Silvassa organized seminar on “Sexual Harassment at Work Place” on 22ndDecember 2017. NSS volunteers actively participated in discipline and hospitality committee.

Orientation Program for NSS Programme Officer :

Dr. Atul Babar attended 7-day Orientation Program from 2nd December 2017 to 8th December 2017 for NSS Programme Officerat ETI, Ahmednagar.

Poster Exhibition During NSS Day Celebration

Anti-Tobacco Campaign

Swachhata Abhiyan

National Service Scheme