Friday, March 14, 2008

St. Gregorios School supports IDF

St. Gregorios School, Chembur, Mumbai received IDF Certificate of Appreciation from Dr. Narayan B. Iyer, National Co-ordinator, IDF for excellent participation in leprosy and tuberculosis programme.

Dr. Narayan visited the School on 14th March and presented the Certificate of Appreciation to a group of students and Mrs. Nilima Kulkarni, Incharge for Social Responsibility Activities. Dr. Narayan talked to the students on the growing threat of Tuberculosis to the world economy. He appealed to the students to spread awareness about the disease as World TB Day falls on 24th March. The students have expressed their desire to write on students' responsibility in social work and TB awareness programme.

Mrs. Ranjini Krishnaswami, Principal of the School is a great supporter of the humanitarian programmes of IDF.

Incidentally, St. Gregorios School, Chembur is the recipient of the prestigious Mother Teresa Memorial Award for excellent social work for two consecutive years, 2003-04 and 2004-05.

IDF thank St. Gregorios School Team.

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