Meribon K. H. Memorial College
Meribon College is named after the grandmother(s) of Shri H.D.R Lyngdoh, Meribon K.H. Memorial College is nestled in Sohiong valley along the Shillong – Nongstion national highway. The newly constructed college building is already well equipped with facilities that stand at par with any other reputed college of the state in its infrastructure. Located on the side of a busy national highway and below the small hillocks, the college welcomes students with a perennial stream which runs along the college boundary and a flower garden that gives a lively breath to the campus. Though making only its first building as the center of higher education and learning in the area, the college is already equipped with infrastructural capacity and an ambiance that can attract students from different parts of the city and other states of North-Eastern part of the country.
HDR Educational Trust
HDR Educational Trust was set up in the year 2015 and was established with the sole objective to promote higher educational learning in areas falling under the Sohiong area constituency of Meghalaya. H. D. R Lyngdoh, the Patron and President of the Trust, has the honour of representing Sohiong constituency for a 30-year double stint as a member of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly and the Member of the Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council. Rooted in Sohiong village, and formerly a Lyngdoh of Sohiong Lyngdohship, H. D. R Lyngdoh has a dream of transforming Sohiong with brand new reputation. The Educational Trust which he has comitteed to the people he represented is a single- handed effort, boldly undertaken towards realizing the dream of changing the face of Sohiong and the areas around it, from a valley inhabitated by farmers into a modern town armed with amenities of higher education and modern learning. He ardently believes that “Service to mankind is a service to God”.