ST.Ann's College for Women
Accredited with NAAC 'A' Grade
Malkapuram, Visakhaptnam.
(Affiliated to Andhra University)


Red Ribbon is a globally recognized symbol for HIV/AIDS awareness. Establishment of Red Ribbon Clubs was an important initiative undertaken by the Government of India to spread awareness about HIV/AIDS and associated myths among the youth and empower them as per educators. The Red Ribbon Club in St. Ann’s College came into effect in the year 2000.

• To spread awareness among the youth particularly the students about the dreaded decease the HIV/AIDS.
• To reduce new occurrences of HIV infection among youth by raising their risk perception through awareness on HIV prevention methods.
• To motivate youth and build their capacity as peer educators and change agents by developing their skills on leadership, negotiation, and team building.
• To promote voluntary blood donation among youth.