Visit to St. Henry's Old Age Home & CSI Balar Ilam

08-Nov-2023

The Epitome of Benevolence - It is a remarkable initiative of empathy and generosity.

Date: November 8, Salem

Senthil Public School's Class XII Students Extend Compassionate Support to the Elderly and Children in Need

In a remarkable display of empathy and generosity, the students of Class XII at Senthil Public School,  Salem undertook a heartfelt initiative to provide essential support to the elderly and children in need. Under the school's guiding mission of 'Character-Based Quality Education,' this endeavor truly stood out as a shining example of their commitment to making a positive impact on their community.

As part of this compassionate initiative, the students of Class XII visited the "St. Henry's Old Age Home," which is located near St. John's Matric Hr. Sec. School in Salem. The purpose of this visit was to extend a helping hand to the elderly residents of the home, ensuring their well-being and comfort.

The students collaborated and generously contributed essential provisions such as rice, lentils, cooking oil, and various other household items to the elderly residents. 

Approximately 35 elderly individuals residing at "St. Henry's Old Age Home" were the recipients of this thoughtful act of kindness, leaving an indelible mark of warmth and care in their hearts.

However, the students' benevolent efforts did not stop at the old age home. In a demonstration of unwavering commitment to the betterment of society, they extended their support to "CSI Balar Gnana Illam," an orphanage situated at Hasthampatty. At the orphanage, children with special needs found themselves on the receiving end of the students' generosity.

The Class XII students collectively gathered domestic essentials, health and hygiene products, and various other provisions. These were then lovingly presented to the children at the orphanage, contributing to their comfort and well-being. The students' dedication to ensuring that those in need have access to a better life was truly inspiring.

This remarkable act of compassion exemplifies the core values of Senthil Public School and reinforces the idea that education goes beyond textbooks and classrooms. The students' willingness to make a difference in the lives of the elderly and children in need sets a remarkable example for the entire community and serves as a reminder of the profound impact that a strong sense of social responsibility can have.

The school and its students are determined to continue their mission of 'Character-Based Quality Education' and are committed to further endeavors that contribute positively to society.