QuEST Global gives facelift to Govt School in Trivandrum
QuEST Global, a global pure play engineering company operating from Technopark Campus at Trivandrum has as part of their CSR objective – “Education of Underprivileged children and creating an environment to nurture local talent”, has zeroed in this year’s CSR project the Govt. Lower Primary School, Kadinamkulam, Puthukurichy P.O, Trivandrum. The event was formally inaugurated by Shri K V Sankaranarayanan, Associate Vice President of the Company. QuEST Global has done all the required maintenance work and renovated the School to give a modern look.
The school kids are mainly from the rural backward area and children of the local fishing community and the school lacked proper infrastructure support for their continuing education. Hence, as part of the CSR initiative, QuEST Global have renovated the school building and provided an outdoor play area with equipment for the children along with IT infrastructure support for their IT labs.
Part of renovation includes tiling of the floor, painting the entire school and compound walls, among other much needed repair works. The new outdoor playing area for kids have sliders, see-saws, slings etc. to engage the children and to keep them physically strong and active. At the function presided by the Panchayath Member Ms Sheni, the renovated school was formally opened to the students by Shri K V Sankaranarayanan, Associate Vice President (Global Delivery Operations), QuEST Global. The Sub-District Educational Officer Shri K Mohankumar, Shri Sajid Hussain, Head-Admn, QuEST, Ms Resmi Stephen, Manager-HR, and other officials of QuEST Global, Shri Rajasekhar, Shri C Damodaran of Sparsam, Father Saju Rolden, Manager, St Michaels’ School, Shri Vincent, PTA President and Smt S Sheela Kumari, Head Minstress also spoke on the occasion.
Along with this, QuEST Global have also donated 2 Desktop computers and 1 Projector as part of enhancing their IT lab facility which will benefit both the teachers and the students in line with the IT based education policy of the Government of Kerala. QuEST Global will continue the association with the school in the coming years. Said Shri Shankaranarayan, ‘Education is the most important thing that needs to be provided to all our children particularly for them who come from the lower strata so that we can uplift the society. We have similar initiatives going with three schools in Karnataka and we have zeroed in this Government school after seeing the conditions of the school and the children who are studying here. The CSR initiative will be sustained and taken forward with the continuous support of employee volunteers of QuEST Trivandrum”.