EKAL VIDYALAYA – AROGYA FOUNDATION OF INDIA
& HYGIENE PROJECT
BY: DHINGRA FAMILY FOUNDATION
Foundation of India &Chip-in Project
Arogya Foundation of India has received a grant from Chip-in
project to create awareness among the villagers for hygiene
The project was submitted in January 2015 to
the donors and it was given a sanction there after. The
project was proposed to get started on 15th March 2015.But
it was launched a week earlier though it was difficult due
to the festival holidays but the team managed it to launch
on 8th March 2015 on occasion of Women’s day .
We are giving below the activities held on 8th
and 9th March 2015.
Inauguration and training:
The inauguration of the project was organized
on occasion of Women’s Day on 8th March 2015 by
Arogya Foundation of India at AdarshVidyaMandir, Jhadol to
begin the awareness program in the area by lightening of the
lamp the chief guest on this occasion was Vice President
AFI, Dr. Shiv Narayan Vayas along Dr. Harish Anand and Dr.
Sarita Mittal from Delhi joined the occasion .
After inauguration Dr. Harishanand explained
about the AFI and Chip foundation, USA .He explained the
objective and plan for the launch of program .Dr sarita
Mittal explained about the survey from and health awareness
and trained for filling the survey form. Dr. Sarita also
emphasized the importance of health and hygiene in the life
and also that keeping oneself cleanliness is not enough
instead we should take care of our neighborhood as well,this
alone can help keeping the society in good health that is
one of the reason for launching this campaign for one year
and periodic survey would record the progress made in this
In all 22Village Health sevaika and 25 workers were given
training. President SriBabuLalPurbiya , Secretary Sri
VirendrajiKedia and many other honorable members and
Citizens participated in the program. The program was
coordinated by Sri RameshwarDayal.At the end the Arogysevika
and other Ekal workers pledged to serve the community with
full dedication and sincerity. Thanks was given by President
A medical camp was organized on 9th
March 2015 in village Nayagaon of SanchJhadolAnchal Kendra
Udaipur. This is around 62 Km from the Udaipur city. The
village has population of 700 . This is a tribal area having
population Bhil, Meena and Rajput etc. Main crop of the
area is wheat and corn etc. The land is hilly and not very
fertile so area is economically backward. The area is
historic as MaharanaPratap who has lead many fights against
the Muslims in the 16th Century was born in area
called Mewad . Udaipur is a very famous tourist destination
and well connected by air, road and Rail network from Delhi
ArogyaSevika Training Programme.
The training camp was inaugurated by
Dr Harish Anand. (AFI Delhi), Dr. Karan Singh Mongra (AFI
Udaipur) and Dr. S.N.Vyas (AFI Udaipur) by lamp lighting in
front of Bharat Mata. Dr. Harish Anand explained the
importance of Health awareness campaign to all.The training
programme was attended by all ArogyaSonyojikas (30),
ArogyaSevika (6) & 12 whole time worker i.e. 48 participants
attended the programme.
Dr. K.S. Mongra provided training on
Hygiene & Sanitation with importance of clean potable water.
He emphasized on boiling drinking water. He also taught
measures for prevention of common ailments, Importance of
Dr. S.N.Vyas elaborated the
EkalAbhiyan, initiative in health care education and
informed regard. ChikitsaSahayata Kendra opened in Udaypur
dedicated for sevaks of family of Ekal workers & Villagers.
Sh. PrabhuLalAngari (BhagArogyaPramukh
– Incharge) used regional language to highlight the
importance of survey & collected the survey forms brought in
by the ArogyaSanyojikas. The details are as follows.
Sh. RameshwarDayal, Area coordinator
took session on survey form, monthly report, Bank account
etc for improvement in quality of work.