Category Archives: Club News

Interact Club of MDAV – New Interact club sponsored by us

The Charter for the newly formed Interact Club of MDAV School, Sector 22, Chandigarh was presented to the Principal Ms. Neelam Sharma on 15 December 2018, by President A.P. Singh, who also pinned the members of the Board of the … Continue reading

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₹1,20,000 raised for patient with spinal injury

On 4 December 2018, President A.P. Singh and Secretary Vinod Kapoor visited young Harsh Vardhan Dixit, who has been admitted to Chandigarh Rehab Centre for treatment. His stay at the centre is being sponsored by the club. He was involved … Continue reading

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MoU with Chandigarh to set-up Health Education Centre

Chandigarh Administration and Rotary Club of Chandigarh have signed a memorandum of understanding for setting up a Health Education Centre in the city. The MoU was signed by Secretary Education Mr. B.L. Sharma, representing the Administration, and President of the … Continue reading

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Interact Utsav

Our regular Monday meeting was postponed to 14 November (Children’s Day) to celebrate Interact Utsav – a cultural evening. The idea was  to celebrate and recognise on a larger scale the good work being done by Rotary’s youngest partners in … Continue reading

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Heartline project update

Surgery # 716: Atharv Joshi, 9 months old boy from Village Hathikhal, Haldwani, District Nanital (Uttrakhand), was successfully operated upon at PGIMER, Chandigarh by Dr. Sandeep Rana on 30 October, 2018. It was a case of hole in heart (VSD). … Continue reading

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Diwali celebrations with Saketri children

Under guidance of R’Ann Usha Saboo, Inner-wheel members and Rotarians celebrated Diwali with nearly 100 children of Saketri village. Competitions of rangoli making, poster making and Diya making were held and the winners were given gifts. President of Inner-wheel, Ms … Continue reading

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World Polio Day celebrated at Elante Mall

We marked the World Polio Day on 24 October 2018 with an event at Elante Mall, Chandigarh. Rotractors from Rotract Club of Chandigarh presented a street play on the theme of Polio. A large number of visitors at the Elante … Continue reading

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Nutrition awareness talk held at Saketri

A talk on Nutrition Awareness was organized by the Women’s Health and Hamari beti Committee, at Saketri village, in which a team of experts, comprising Dt Madhu Sharma and Dr Manvi Singh spoke to women and adolescents. Rtn Seema Gupta, … Continue reading

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Celebrating Indian doctors making a difference in Africa for last 20 years

On 15 October, we honoured former RI President Rajendra K. Saboo and his wife Usha Saboo for conceiving the first-ever initiative of medical missions to Africa 20 years back. The Intercontinental Medical Mission was conceived in August 1998, to enable … Continue reading

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Global Hand-washing Day

On 15 October, the global Hand-washing Day, a special session on Hand-washing and clean water was held by us under our WiNS programme. Correct technique of hand-washing was demonstrated. A musical activity, including songs on hand-washing was also conducted. Separate … Continue reading

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