Public Interest Oriented Activism.
Even as a student activist group, MAD have effectively used RTIs to make itself effective pressure group in front of municipality, State Govt. as well as Central Govt.
Distribution of Useful Items.
MAD is a self funded association which arrange all the daily usable things with pocket money. We also distribute toothpastes, toothbrushes and soaps among the slum dwellers.
Distribution of Food Items.
Mad members distributed food items to slum dwellers, poor people and beggars.
MAD has organized half a dozen plantation activities in various parts of the city such as Defence Colony, Prem Nagar and Summer Valley School.
Education plan policy.
MAD has organized activities for the education of poor children.
Special Activity with Special Friends
MAD has organized more than half a dozen entertainment programmes at Rapheal Home, where specially-abled reside. Team MAD in its entertainment programme organizes painting competitions, dancing on the beats of Bollywood numbers with the hosts, movie screening, etc. This is in pursuance of MAD's belief that the specially-abled need not our pity, but our companion ship.
The group has been in the practice of organizing annual mini-marathons by the name MAD-A-THON every year on June 8 to mark its birth anniversary. MAD has also marked each of its birth anniversaries by raising the issue of reviving the dying streams of Doon Valley. It is in this context that hundreds of youngsters get up early morning on June 8 in Dehradun, right in the midst of their summer vacations and join MAD in celebrating their existence.
MAD has been organizing this rally from Mahinder Ground in Cantonment area till Tapkeshwar Temple area twice a year since 2014. These rallies are organized with the twin purpose or creating overall awareness about the dying streams of Doon and also, to create even more awareness on the specific issue of modern waste religious waste disposal at the Tapkeshwar Temple.
Clean Up Drives and Awareness Program.
MAD's most popular activity campaign completes 5 dozen cleanups, in which the group through its own pocket-money resources procures gloves and masks; arranges for sacks and goes to the dirtiest garbage hotspots of the city. This activity serves two main purposes. Firstly, the local people are sensitized as regards maintaining the cleanliness of their own areas. Secondly, the Government authorities are also put to shame for being unable to maintain hygiene.