December, 22nd: The Department of Women's Studies, Gauhati University took the initiative of a Cloth Donation Drive to distribute warm clothes among the needy one's through Parijat Academy located in Garchuk, Guwahati. Parijat Academy has taken up the responsibility of teaching and helping out people who are in need and henceforth, the Department of Women's Studies, Gauhati University that has been working closely with this organisation took up this drive as a part of its outreach program by extending its support.
Flyers were circulated to let people know regarding this drive and eventually by 21st December more than 600 warm clothes including sweaters, jackets, jeans, socks, mufflers etc. got collected. The student volunteers played their part to catalogue the varieties and packing them to be sent out. On 22nd December, along with Prof. Polly Vauquline, HOD of Department of Women's Studies, Gauhati University; members of Women's Studies Alumni Associate, GU and student representatives headed towards Parijat Academy to do the task of lending the collected warm clothes.
The aura over there seemed very jovial where everyone enjoyed, danced, and sang with the little one's present there. Overall, the Cloth Donation Drive happened to be a successful intiative by the faculty and students of Department of Women's Studies, Gauhati University.