Enactus IPCW’s Volunteer Program 2016

- Advertisement -

The Enactus Volunteer Program 2016 was a month long internship conducted from the 1st June 2016 to 30th June 2016 wherein students from different colleges of Delhi participated as volunteers for Enactus IPCW and helped in the promotion of Project Aipan. It focused on the areas of Marketing,Sales,Social Media Marketing and Market Research.

The opening ceremony, which was held on the 1st & 2nd June 2016 introduced the volunteers to the concepts of marketing and included a session with the social entrepreneur Chandni Aggarwal (Founder of Rural Odyssey).  Members of our community were also invited to the orientation and they interacted with Chandni Aggarwal and the volunteers.

- Advertisement -

The program was divided into two phases of fifteen days each. Before the second phase,a session on digital marketing was conducted by Onkar Khullar who is a successful entrepreneur.

- Advertisement -

During the course of the program, our volunteers were able to spread the word about Project Aipan to over a thousand people in total. They were also able to communicate with both sellers and buyers about the concept of Project Aipan and Aipan products. A number of potential collaborations were identified that would prove to be helpful in the future.

- Advertisement -

The tasks that we had designed for our volunteers helped them develop their marketing skills, and also gave them firsthand experience of the same. They gained insights about social entrepreneurship and a peek into the Enactus way of life. Shweta Kapoor, a volunteer, says, “I learned how to apply my theoretical knowledge of business and marketing practically.” This is the sentiment shared by many of our volunteers. The program has helped them broaden their horizons in numerous ways. Simran Kakkar says, “Working with Enactus IPCW was an entirely new experience for me.

The closing ceremony which concluded the program was held on the 29th June 2016. The volunteers were awarded with certificates and were also asked to recount their experience with Enactus IPCW. The program was an enriching and fruitful experience for both the volunteers as well as for Enactus IPCW.

Download the DU Express app on Play Store to stay connected with all the latest admission news and campus news 24×7.Click here to download the app.

Join our Telegram channel today free of cost to get all the latest updates delivered directly on your smartphone.Click here to subscribe to our Telegram channel or search for – @DUExpressIndia on Telegram to join.

- Advertisement -
Shivam Malhotra
A social media enthusiast who is in love with this digital world! Wrote the first article for DU Express in May 2016.

Similar Articles


Most Popular


Miranda House, the University of Delhi is one of DU’s women’s only colleges. Established in 1948, Miranda House prides itself in gaining the number...

ICAI Allows Provisional Registration to Class X Students For Foundation Course

Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has allowed provisional registration for the 2020 CA Foundation Course to class X students after various requests....

Colleges Reopen in Karntaka

Amidst the ongoing pandemic, academic institutions across the globe went online. However, with improving situations, schools and colleges are reconsidering their stand. Schools and...