Indian Red Cross Society, Karnataka State Branch has been a trusted destination for the poor and needy.For over nine decades,the Red Cross has earned the distinction of pioneering in relief operations and rendering services, benefiting innumerable suffering communities throughout the state.
It focuses on providing a caring and nurturing environment to the needy and affected, has been responsible in millions of people trusting the Red Cross all over the world.
The core areas constitute the backbone on which our organizations has built its collective expertise and reputation.
Strategy 2020 of the Red Cross Red Crescent Movement aims to better fulfill the potential of the Red Cross, Red Crescent at all levels, and to develop sustainable approaches in addressing three key areas disaster, health risks and social exclusion.Crucially, it highlights that coping with increasing humanitarian needs will also require a change in mind-sets and attitudes to how we live, and relate to each other
Red The Indian Red Cross Society aims to inspire encourage and initiate at all times all forms of humanitarian activities so that human suffering can be minimized,alleviated and even prevented and thus contribute to creating a more congenial climate for peace.
Professor N. R. Shetty has been nominated as Vice President for Indian Red Cross Society, Karnataka State Branch for the tenure of 2 years. Mr. Shetty has served as Vice Chancellor of Bangalore University (1993-99). He is presently serving as Chairman, Karnataka State University Review Commission and Sir, M. Visveswaraya Foundation, Bangalore He is also the Vice chairman of Society for Bharat Ratna Sir. M.Visveswaraya National Training Facility for Skills for All (BMV NTFSA)