There is a constant and conscious effort at S.B Patil Institute of Management to inspire the students to take responsibility and initiatives in the Social Segment and for the betterment of the Society. A series of activities are planned which will be helpful for the society as a whole and create a holistic development by sensitizing students towards Health, Gender, Social and Environmental issues by inculcating beliefs that are driven for the betterment of the society. Some of the activities are successfully executed in association with various local and corporate bodies.
The Institute takes keen initiatives in preserving the environment in nearby vicinity. Activities are undertaken to safeguard natural resources and make people understand that these resources might get depleted eventually if used irresponsibly. Under this title events like visit to Sendriya Setu- The organic farm and tree plantation drives were done at Kurkundi (Khed), Ghoradeshwar Hill, PCCOE Campus and Bhakti Shakti area.
Workshops are organized to make Eco Friendly Ganpati, where the students made Ganpati Idols using Shadu Mati, followed by students volunteering for cleanliness and awareness drive during Ganesh Visarjan, by helping to immerse the idol and nirmalya in an eco-friendly way and spreading awareness of safeguarding natural resources.
The Swachhata Pakhwada ISR committee and Rotaract Club of SBPIM organized a poster competition on E waste management.
To sensitise the students to recycle and reuse plastic waste, Plastic Waste Collection Camp was organized by Rotaract Club of SBPIM along with ISR committee of SBPIM from 1st August to 15th August 2021.
Tree Plantation Drive in association with Heartfulness was conducted towards celebrating Sadbhavana Pandhrawada was conducted on 31st August 2021.
Eco Friendly Ganapati Idol Making Workshop: This workshop is the most liked activity every year. Ganpati Idols are prepared from Shadu mati..
Students and faculty members assisted as Volunteers at Ganesh Talav for Ganpati Visarjan under Swacch Bharat Abhiyaan, this activity is carried out in collaboration with Local Corporator Shri.Raju Misal Ex-Dy. Mayor PCMC. To make the devotees aware of the significance of cleanliness during Ganpati Visarjan
Awareness Camp: Eco friendly Diwali. Poster making competition followed by a rally to make people aware about eco- friendly Diwali ,to safe guard the environment.
Workshop on making paper Bags: To support the ‘say no to Plastic’ initiative, a workshop to make paper bags was conducted.
Tree plantation drives: There are various series of tree plantation drives been arranged at the institute on a regular basis.(at bhakti Shakti & Ghoradeshwar)
Visit to an Organic farm: Shendriya Setu.
Various awareness activities have been organized by the Institute to address perilous issues prevailing in the society. Awareness Drive by the students have been carried out for several issues like Swine flu, Traffic Safety, Citizen Rights: Importance of Voting, Blood Donation Camp, Swachhta Abhiyaan, save girl child, Health and Hygiene for females, Breast and cervical cancer awareness programmes, donation for flood relief, prevention and safety measures during COVID 19 and many more.
The Covid-19 pandemic not only affected physical wellness but had a greater impact on the emotional wellness of people all over the world. To cope up with the stress and uncertainty faced by the students as well as faculty members,a session was arranged on the topic” The Power of a Positive Mind” By Ms. Arpita Ghosh (Senior Counsellor, CHRIST(Deemed to be University)Lavasa.
To deal with CoronaVirus pandemic induced stress one more session was organized by Psychologist, Dr. Pallavi Mohadikar Kasande on topic “Mental space Management”.
To sensitize the administrative and housekeeping staff towards appropriate use of masks, ISR committee along with Divine HR forum organized on 25th July 2021 “Mask Donation Camp” for the employees of PCET
To mark the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhai Patel, Rashtriya Ekta Diwas is celebrated all over the country, SBPIM ISR committee urged the staff and students to undertake online and offline pledge on 31st October 2020
Students and faculty members were also motivated to take an online Integrity Pledge by Central Vigilance Commision on https://pledge.cvc.nic.in/
Video on "Precautions to be taken towards Corona virus issue.": The students of MBA first year, to address the spread of corona virus , came up with a video which showcased the Dos and Don’ts to avoid corona virus.
Preview YouTube video SBPIM ISR : Awareness on Prevention of COVID-19 Pandemic.
Kolhapur flood relief and rehabilitation programme: SBPIM students raised huge funds and purchased medicines to be given at Prathamik Arogya Kendra ,Savarde, Taluka Hatkanangale. Students also collected certain Household items, Food, Clothes and Groceries for the relief camps at Kolhapur.
Lecture on "Is Diabetes Reversible?: An awareness camp was organized in association with Rotary Club of Akurdi How to keep Diabetes under control.
Blood Donation Camp: To make the students sensitize with the importance of blood donations, Blood donation Camps are arranged on a regular basis at SBPIM, to which the students, staff and faculty gives tremendous response every time.
Volunteers for Sant Tukaram Maharaj Dindi. Students of MBA first year helped and gave service to the devotees who were part of the Dindi.
Free Health Checkup camp. To make the entire campus aware about the need to keep healthy and track health status, SBPIM organized a Health Checkup camp for the all the faculties and staff of the campus.
Visit to Shraddha foundation, awareness about mental illness and acceptability in society
Donation Drives to promote education to the deprived and underprivileged students at orphanage are carried out to empower all needy children with the gift of knowledge, books, furniture, clothes, toys and stationary also free meal and services were provided by the volunteers at orphanage and rural places. The Institute tries to spread the joy and light to the deprived children by extending a ray of hope to live by celebrating festival with orphans.
Supporting Right to education
Visit to- Vishwakalyan Manav-Seva Sanstha -Meals (YIN)
“Visit to Shree Ahilya Devi Kanya Chatralay”-(YIN)
Sonapur donation drive
“Visit To Vishwakalyan Manav-Seva Sanstha For Donating Furniture”
Lecture series are conducted by the Director, and other faculty members at various collages mostly in rural areas on Career Guidance, Opportunities in Higher education, importance of research and various other motivational topics. The objective is to enrich and educate the audience about the importance of knowledge and higher studies for better life and future.
Guidance by Dr.Kirti Dharwadkar
Guidance by Dr.Daniel Penkar
Guidance by Dr. H.D Thorat
Lecture on" Career options in Management" By Ms. Pranita Burbure at R. S. Bidkar College, Hinganghat.
Lecture on " Career in Commerce & Management" By Ms. Aishwarya Gopalakrishnan and Ms. Pranita Burbure at Arya Vidya Mandir Pimpri Pune
Disheartening issues prevailing in the society such as gender abuse, women exploitation at every level (like rapes, harassment, dowry, etc) have been addressed from time to time. Activities like street play by the students on Save Girl Child and Women’s Day Celebration are conducted to sensitize the issues related to girl/ women and create a respectable attitude towards them.
Safety awareness programmes have been conducted and a Whatsapp group is created in liaison with BUDDY COP which is an initiative taken by the police department to increase security of women in the society. All the female staff and students are part of this group with a view to safeguard any group member who faces issues such as stalking, staring, ragging, eve teasing, or any kind of sexual harassment. Sessions on women safety , poster competition on save girl child, sessions on importance health and hygiene of women, breast cancer and cervical cancer awareness programs etc. are a regular affair at the institute.
To address the issues of increase in the number of cyber crimes especially targeting women, an online session on “Safety of Women With Rising Cyber Crimes” by Mr. MAHESH RAKHEJA, Cyber Security Consultant and Technical Public Speaker. On 22nd April 2021
To address the emotional challenges faced by the women, an online session for Girl students on “Mental health for women of 2020” by Mr. Amogh Kshirsagar, Psychologist & Corporate trainer on 29 April 2021
SBPIM organizes an online session for the women staff and students on the topic “Financial Wellness for Women” by Ms. Ashwini Kulkarni, Financial advisor, with a view to make the women of today more Financially independent.
To make the girl students of SBPIM understand the importance of good lifestyle and eating habits on health an online session was conducted on the topic “Food, Diet and Nutrition – An Overview” by Mrs. Sanjyot Sandupatla, Fitness Trainer and Nutritionist on 16th April 2021.
To address the Safety of women in society an online interactive session on “Defense is the best Offence” for women staff members and girl students was conducted by Mr. Saurabh Gorave, Alumni and black belt awardee. He demonstrated various self-defense techniques live.
A digitalized Road Safety Awareness Program was organized on “Digital Road Safety Defensive Training” for the women staff and students of SBPIM on 2nd November 2020, which was delivered by Mr. Swapnil Jawharkar (Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. Safety Training Network, West Regional Office, Pune.)
Promotion of Eco Friendly Products and Empowering Women Services: In Association with “Seva Sahyog Foundation”
Awareness to dispose sanitary wastes in accordance to Swachh Bharat and Clean India by Rotary Club
Save girl child poster making competition
Oye Foundation-Guinness World Record-Breast cancer Awareness Campaign
Street Play on Save Girl Child
Awareness Programme on Prevention of Sexual Harassment and Women Safety (Nirbhaya)