Corporate Social Responsibility
Five decades of operations rooted in values of integrity have shaped REC into India’s leading financier in the power sector. REC is taking these values to schools through ‘REC Integrity Club’ to mould young impressionable minds into vigilant citizens by: -
- Encouraging their participation in neighbourhood watch & works,
- Empowering them to monitor, question and report,
- Developing leadership for team building and collective action.
Through the effort we wish to sow the seeds of courage, responsibility and unity to make them soldiers in fight against corruption.
A National Level Initiative
REC has established Integrity Clubs in 25 schools across India as part of its CSR initiative to inculcate noble values in the young minds, creating them as leaders of future generation, make them work towards community development in a corruption free environment. Apart from New Delhi, it has its presence over Schools from Kolkata, Guwahati, Raipur, Jaipur, Bhopal, Panchkula and Shimla.
Activities Held So Far
REC has successfully organized following competitions till date: -
- Inter-School Debate Competition,
- Inter-School Poster Competition
- Inter-School Logo Designing Competition
REC has announced Summer Vacation Project on “Cleanliness in my neighbourhood” as Inter School Project Competition for members of REC Integrity Club as Group Practical Project Work where the participating members have to form a group of 3-5 students. REC has announced prizes for the Groups at two levels i.e. School Level and National Level.
Presently, evaluation of the Project work done by each participating schools (Group wise) is undergoing by a team of Judges from REC and results will be announced at the end.
Observance of Vigilance Awareness Week -2018
REC Ltd. observed Vigilance Awareness Week from 29th October, 2018 to 3th November, 2018. During the week, REC administered Integrity Pledge, conducted Paragraph Writing, Just a Minute, Painting and Poem Writing Competitions for employees and their family members and organized one day workshop on “ERP Audit and Data Analytics” on 01.11.2018 and another day workshop on “Contracts & Procurement” on 02.11.2018. Intra-School Paragraph Writing Competitions were organized at three Schools in Delhi namely, Govt. Sarvodaya Vidyalaya at Aliganj, D. C. Arya School at Lodhi Colony and Kendriya Vidyalaya (2nd Shift) at Pragati Vihar on 30th October 2018 and all India level Inter School Poem Competition. Inter-College Debate Competition was also organized at Daulat Ram College, Delhi on 31st October 2018 wherein students of more than 30 colleges of Delhi participated and winning students were awarded prizes. Apart from this, activities were also organized at Regional Offices of REC all across India and subsidiaries of REC.
Innovative move: Vigilance Division organised Magic Show by Magician Shri K.S. Goga in various schools and SCOPE Complex. Through this programme, message of Community Mobilization and Uniting against Corruption in an innovative & interesting way was communicated and was appreciated by one and all.