Formation of Child Rights Clubs
Submitted by bosconrd on Sep 11, 2018
CREAM, BOSCO, Bangalore facilitated the formation of Child Rights Clubs (CRCs) at Janatha Vidyalaya School (Kannada Medium and English medium), Chamrajpet, Bangalore on August 28, 2018 and BBMP High School, Chamrajpet, Bangalore, on August 29, 2018. Vinnarasi, Social activist, CREAM project, BOSCO Bangalore, facilitated the training and explained about the need for the formation of CRC, roles and responsibilities of club members and leaders. The names of the CRC clubs are, Mahatma Gandhi Club, Abdul Kalam Club and Subhash Chandra Bose Club. Some of the members of the clubs shared that they had come across cases of child labour and child marriage in their localities and were promptly motivated to call up the CHILDLINE number. Thirty-four boys and twenty-seven girls were selected as members of these clubs.