Bangalore: AIKYA, the volunteering arm of The Akshaya Patra Foundation, collaborated with PES University to organise community engagement activities during ‘PES Bootstrap 2019’. Through this event, AIKYA sought to foster a sense of community awareness and responsibility among the students. It is an annual event to welcome newly joined students. ‘Bootstrap’ seeks to engage groups of students to accomplish practical tasks, thus inculcating in them, a realistic approach to problem-solving and helping them get well versed with the skills to be acquired as an engineer. The event was held in Bengaluru from the 5th to 9th August, 2019.