Bhubaneswar : With a strong emphasis on service and giving back to society, Amway Opportunity Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of Amway India, concluded its three day long celebrations for Children and World Service Week. A part of Amway’s nationwide celebrations to commemorate the 10th anniversary of its “One by One” campaign, the Bhubaneswar event concluded with a drawing competition followed by a science exhibition by students of MaharathaVidyaPeeth, Naharkanta Primary School, B J B VidyaMandir, SaraswatiSikshyaMandir, Ramadevi Girls’ High School & Odisha State Brigade Sainik School.
The three-day event that saw participation of over 200 students included other fun activities likeEssay writing, Fancy dress, Elocution, Singing and Classical dance competition to name a few. The children were overjoyed to participate in all the competitions and took part with full enthusiasm.
All the children were awarded with participation certificates and the winners were recognized with special gifts.The event was attended by eminent dignitaries including MrGopalChBarik, Deputy Director, Board of secondary education, Zonal office, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, Mr.Santosh Kumar Parida, Cluster Research Coordinator, Rasulgarh Cluster, Bhubaneswar, Department of School and Mass Education, Odisha.
Commenting on the occasion Diptarag Bhattacharya, Member Amway Opportunity Foundation and Vice President East, Amway India, said “My heart fills with joy watching the young children getting benefitted. The song and dance performances by the children were commendable. I wish more companies get togetherto work towards an inclusive growth.”
Commenting on the occasion Swati SuchismitaPatra, Secretary, PalliUnayanSewaSamati, said “Children are the foundation stones of any nation. The amount of hard work and dedication put in by our children is clearly visible from their performances. The spirit of competition works wonders for these children as it takes the best out of them and motivates them to excel in their lives. We strongly feel that Amway is doing an admirable job, as they are involved in strengthening the nation’s foundation i.e. children. My sincere appreciation to Amway Opportunity Foundation. We wish more and more companies follow Amway’s footsteps to encourage children.”