A 5-Day Kiddies Day Camp, an initiative of the Centre for Development Studies and Initiatives (CDSI) and Alumni Association of Assam Don Bosco University was inaugurated on 1st July 2019 at Green Pasture Children’s Home by Mr. W. Shabong, District Child Protection Officer, West Khasi Hills District, Meghalaya, and Mr. A. S. Dohling, Secretary, Life Light Focus Concern.
The five-day programme, envisaged to enhance the psychosocial competence of the children, will include life skills sessions, arts and crafts, sports, and other recreational activities.
In this short inaugural programme, a welcome speech was delivered by Ms. A. Marbaniang, Superintendent of the Home and a welcome song was presented by children of the Home. Addressing the children, Mr. W. Shabong and Mr. A. S. Dohling encouraged them to participate in every activity scheduled at the camp, to give their best in everything, to be sincere in what they do and work hard as that is the way to a bright future where they can one day be who they want to be and become good human beings in the society.
The Programme is coordinated by Ms Hazel B. Wahlang, Coordinator, CDSI, Assam Don Bosco University.