Contributing Across the Globe
Modine is a U.S. MNC with headquartered at Wisconsin Racine, NA. Started in 1916, celebrated 100th Year anniversary in July 2016.
Modine India is 100% subsidiary of Modine Manufacturing Company NA, was started in 2007, is now a $ 25 Million revenue company specializing in PTC & EPG thermal management systems and components. Offering products to industry verticals like Commercial vehicle, Passenger cars, Off highway and Genset segments.
MTSI conducted the following activities in CY 16:
Modine employees provide time and goods to school in local community (SEED – Society for Education & Economic Development, Sriperumbudur)
Teaching Basic Maths/Science
Safety & Emergency preparedness
Sponsor, B.Sc Nursing, INR 1,50,000
SEED (Society for Educational and Economic Development) http://seeduniversal.org/
“SEED” is a Non-Governmental Organization working with children who are in need of care and protection. Such children are given a secure home, education, social skills and above all confidence to face life.
SEED was founded by a few like minded people, greatly influenced by the life and work of Mahatma Gandhi, with the intention of working for the socially, educationally & economically downtrodden. SEED was registered as an Association on 1981 under the Tamil Nadu Societies Registration Act, 1972 (Reg.No.251/81).
SEED started its activities at Sriperumbudur, the holy place where the Saint & Philosopher Shrimath Ramanuja who fought against the caste system through Bhakthi Marga, was born in first century. SEED started with 27 children but now caters to the needs of more than 300 children at all its three centers.
A.R. Palanisamy built the first comprehensive rehabilitation model for children of life prisoners, murder victims, and those affected by leprosy and cancer. Palanisamy uses education and skill training to build their self-confidence and mainstream them into their own communities and societies.
Contributing Across the Globe – Spend time and offer gifts to school (SEED):
Teaching Basic Mathematics & English
Plan: 8 hrs per Month.
Occurrence: Biweekly Thursdays (10.30 AM to 12.30 PM) starting from 21st July 2016
- Amirtharaj D S, handle English Language Classes
- Divyatharani V, handle Mathematics Classes
Effective Hours till Dec 16: 44 hrs
Contributing Across the Globe – Education on Safety & Emergency preparedness for school children
- Drawing competition conducted “Safety,” and the students actively participated.
- A few students spoke on the topic “Safety”
- Interactive session – on the importance of safety shared by the students.
- A first aid trainer from Apollo hospitals conducted the awareness session with models.
Donation of hours to technical Institute – PSB Polytechnic College
Exposure on Industrial activities – Production & Manufacturing
P.S.B. Trust was established in the year 1996 by founder Er.S. PETHIAH. The motto of this trust is to impart supreme knowledge and holistic training in the field of Technical Education. It is located in Old Mamallapuram road(OMR) also Called as IT highway. The college is just 2 kms from kelambakkam. The Institution inculcates education with discipline.
The college has successfully groomed both rural and urban students & have highly qualified teachers who guide the students.
Contributing Across the Globe – Provide technical training on Modine plant site
Engage interns from PSB Polytechnic College
10 students trained in following areas for 10 days. In the streams of :
- Manufacturing Engineering
- Press and tooling
Donation of hours and goods to Institute to visually challenged students (National Institute for Visually Handicapped, Poonamallee)
The National Institute for the Visually Handicapped is a premier Institute in the field of visual disability working under the administrative control of Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India. The Institute is committed to promote rights and dignity of persons with visual impairments. In order to achieve this laudable objective, the Institute produces trained manpower for providing quality education, vocational training and rehabilitation services to the visually impaired persons. It also undertakes research and developmental activities ensuring emergence of disability inclusive policies, programmes and practices. Its R& D activities have contributed a number of useful tools and enabling technologies for equal participation by the visually impaired persons in different walks of life. The Institute is largest producer and distributor of Braille literature and devices in the country including talking books.
Contributing Across the Globe – Establish Library, 2 PC’s to support visually challenged students Sponsor, 2 PC’s, INR 60,000
Modine Contributing Across the Globe:
- No. of hour volunteered: 152
- No. of volunteers: 12