“RUN FOR CAUSE” – RUN TO EDUCATE

The first of its kind – Run for Cause, a CSR Activity at the Nirma University campus was organized by Institute of Commerce with the support of its NGO Partner – Navjeevan Seva Sansthan. The fund raised by the registrations shall be utilized to provide scholarships to the students of underprivileged and poor section of the society. A total of 250 registrations were received for the 6.5 km run organised on 10th February 2019. A warm-up session in the form of Zumba dance was organized for participants. The winner in male category completed the run in 26 minutes 41 seconds and the winner in female category completed the run in 33 minutes. The winners were felicitated with Medals, Certificates and Vouchers. Tea and refreshments were served to the participant’s post run. Being the first event, which was conducted on a very short notice of 15 days and given that there were two marathons on the same day at Adani Shantigram and Sabarmati Riverfront, the efforts of the students involved is commendable and the event was highly successful.