Inner Wheel October Projects in India (5)

Posted by | Nov 02, 2021 |

Solar Light Installation (District 318)

Inner Wheel Club of Somwarpet Gold

District Chairman: Pushpa Gururaj

President: Asha Yogendra

Date: 1st October 2021

Solar lights were installed at Gandhi Nagar Road Somwarpet near the labour colony. The installation was inaugurated by District Chairman Mrs Pushpa Gururaj. Solar energy is virtually inexhaustible and cause very little climate or environmental damage.

It is the fastest growing fuel alternative, cheapest and do much less damage to nature and wildlife. Making use of renewable energy sources is very much needed which will not deplete our planet's resources.

No of beneficiaries: General public

Cost : Rs. 26,500/

Installation Of Water Cooler (District 326)

Inner Wheel club of Raigarh Steel City

President: Sarita Agrawal .

Secretary: Sapna Agrawal

Date: 15th September 2021

Our club installed a water cooler named Amritdhara at the Veterinary Hospital and distributed sanitary napkins and umbrellas sponsored by Jindal Steel Plant to 55 needy women.

Plantation and Stitching Centre (District 309)

Inner Wheel Club of Jalalabad West

District Chairman: Nita Puri

President: Prerna Juneja

Beneficiaries: 50

Amount spent: Rs 60,000

Date: 2nd October 2021

In conjunction with the installation ceremony of the Inner Wheel Club of Jalalabad West, the following projects were launched:

1. A ramp walk was organised for the 25 graduates of our beauty parlour course girls. DC Nita Puri honoured the beautician who taught the girls. Many girls were from low income families.

2. DC Nita also inaugurated a free stitching centre. She also donated a stitching machine.

3. The Club also landscaped the stitching centre with nearly 70 plants and white washed the building to make the place clean and comfortable for the girls.

Home Care Nursing Training Centre (District 308)

Inner Wheel Club of Roopnagar

District Chairman: Gurpreet Kaur

President: Kulwinder Kaur

Date: 1st October 2021

PINK FEATHERS or in Hindi, “Gulabi Pankh", is a joint project of Zone 2 District 308, inaugurated by the Honourable District Chairman Gurpreet Kaur ji on 1st October 2021 at Roopnagar. The clubs from Zone 2 were: Roopnagar, Baddi, Kalka Hills, Kasauli, Kharar, Mohali Symphony and Parwanoo. In collaboration with Parmar Hospital Roopnagar, a free Home Care Nursing Training Centre was started for girls from needy families. Duration of Training will be 3 months.

Donation of Ambulance (District 312)

Inner Wheel Club of Lucknow

District Chairman: Archana Bajpai

President: Madhu Bhargava

Secretary: Smrita Agarwal

Amount spent: Rs 85000/-

Beneficiaries: several

Date: 04/10/2021

A joint project by nine clubs of Lucknow in collaboration with NGO Ek Koshish Aise Bhi was inaugurated by Association President Saroj Katiyar and District Chairman Archana Bajpai. The project is the provision of an ambulance equipped with oxygen cylinder, donated for free services to patients in the area of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.

Children’s Sound Of Laughter (District 323)

Joint initiative of all the Clubs of District 323

District Chairman: Kamala Selvam

Project cost: Rs. 7,00,000/-

Date: 2nd October 2021

Mazhalai Oli in Hindi means children’s sound of laughter. This is District 323’s signature project and has been close to our heart in the past 20 years. Over the years we have invited around 1000 children from orphanages, special needs centres, schools for children with other special needs and underprivileged kids. Provided kits, clothes, sumptuous food and entertainment by celebrities just before the festive seasons.

Due to the current pandemic situation, where gathering so many children is inadvisable, the Clubs have reached out to all institutions and delivered school bags with sanitising kits and other goodies and arranged for entertainment for the children at their place.

This project is spearheaded by PDC Nallammai Ramanathan and ably supported by District Chairman Kamala Selvam and District Treasurer Devi Mathimaran. Total cost of the project is around 7 lakhs. The complete event with clippings from various clubs showcasing these activities has been scheduled on October 23 via zoom.

Earth care, an awareness (District 325)

Inner Wheel Club of Giridih

District Chairman: Poonam Thakur

President: Sudha Jha

Date: 7th October, 2021

No. Of Beneficiaries: Many

The following were activities to promote awareness and care for the Earth:

Wall painting on the walls of Giridih Railway station

  • Beautification Wall Painting
  • Tribal art promotion
  • Environment protection awareness
  • Assistance to talented artist affected by pandemic

Mrs. Veena Swamy