Youth Red Cross, Odisha has the objective to train the Zealous Youth with the fundamental principles of Red Cross so that they may remain unperturbed and develop in them the spirit of selfless service & Volunteerism to serve the most Vulnerable people, globally and locally and it carries out its social commitment and responsibility under the frame of Seven fundamental principles of Red Cross such as Humanity, Impartiality, Neutrality, Independence, Voluntary Service, Unity, Universality.

The aims of Youth Red Cross are:

Promotion of health & hygiene
Service to others
World friendliness


Dr S.C Jamir

His Excellency, Governor, Odisha and

President, IRCS-OSB

Sri Ananta Das  

Hon’ble Minister,

Higher Education and

Chairman, State Working Committee,

Youth Red Cross Odisha.

Sri G.V.V., Sharma

Principal Secretary to Govt.

Department of Higher Education, Odisha

Vice-Chairman, YRC-Odisha

Dr. Gyanabrata Mohanty

Secretary, YRC-Odisha

Dr. Maj. Kalpana Das

Joint Secretary-cum YRCO



Number of Volunteers Enrolled


Number of Colleges Enrolled


YRC Group Formed


Statue unveiling ceremony of Sir Jean Henry Dunant, by Hon’ble Chief Minister, Odisha

The Statue of Sir Jean Henry Dunant the founder of Red Cross movement was unveiled on 3rd June, 2017 in the premises of Red Cross bhavan, Bhubaneswar. Hon’ble Chief Minister, Sj. Naveen Patnaik

Social Service Camp on Rath Yatra

A State Level Social Service Camp was organised at Puri on 24th & 25th June, 2017  on the occasion of Car Festival  of Lord Shree Jagannath, Devi Subhatra and Lord Balabhadra.


State Level Untrained Youth Red Cross Counsellors Training Camp

A State level Counsellors’ training Programme for the untrained YRC Counsellors was organised by the Youth Red Cross State Headquarters, Bhubaneswar, from 8th to 10th July, 2017  at DPTC,



Students Enrollment in YRC Odisha

To ignite within the Youth the indomitable will to serve the ociety, Youth Red Cross, Odisha was formed in the year 1993. There are nearly more than 6 lakhs volunteers in more than 2000 Colleges and 2000 trained Counsellors under the Youth Red Cross unit in Odisha.


Our Programs


Blood Donation Camps

Cleaning Programme of Bindusagar

Financial Assistance

First Aid Training Camp

World Redcross Day 2017