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SEPTEMBER 2010 VOL. # ONE ISSUE #3
ROTARACT DISTRICT 3010
ROTARACT TO THE RESCUE : Blood Donation Drives
The past month saw Delhi hit by the deadly disease Dengue. The disease causes a lack of
In this issue platelets in the human body and may even prove to be fatal. The city was struggling with a
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shortage of blood and platelets. Rotaract clubs of District 3010 rose to the occasion by
Rotaract Communication organising Blood Donation Camps all over the city. The drives saw enthusiastic response
Evaluation …Page 2 and our volunteers were able to successfully collect sufficiently high units of blood.
DDR‟s Desk …Page3
Points To Ponder ...Page 8
Just Jotting …Page 9
Monthly Mosaic ...Page 10
Bits „n Pieces …Page 12
Blood Donation Camp organised by RCD MAURYA
WARM WELCOME : Rotaract Club Of Sun City
Rotaract District 3010 is extremely happy to welcome Rotaract Club of Sun City to our Rotaract family. Due to technical
mishaps we were unable to communicate with the club in the past. But it is a pleasure to have them as a part of our district. We
hope that they will be warmly welcomed by all the clubs as well. Please keep them in your contacts for the future.
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Rotaract Club of Sun City President Rtr.Siddhant Tewari: firstname.lastname@example.org
If any other club is not in direct contact with the District do let us know at : email@example.com
Stay Connected !!!!!
Facebook Group:**Rotaract District 3010**
Rotaract Communication Evaluation
“Communication works miracles for those who work at it”
As we know, all Rotaract clubs under District 3010
must work together to make this movement a success.
This requires timely coordination amongst the clubs and
the district. Over the past few months, we have
experienced a lot of issues in communicating with the
Presidents and Secretaries of each club. To ensure
proper interaction we have decided to award points for
Point system for Communication -
POOR - Minus 200
AVERAGE - +100 Points
GOOD - +200 Points
EXCELLENT - +300 Points
ALL PRAISE : District Website
Rotaract District 3010 launched its official website last
month and the accolades haven‟t stopped pouring in .
We would like to thank all of you for your generous
comments and wishes. We would like to thank our
Cybermedia and Communications team for their
Do visit our site : www.rotaractdistrict3010.com Rotaract District 3010 Website
Your comments and feedback are eagerly awaited.
From The DRR’s Desk
Warm Rotaract Greetings!!
First of all, I would like to acknowledge all the Rotaractors who volunteered for the
THE FOUR WAY TEST
Common Wealth Games. These rotaractors could have been at home and relaxed but
they choose to be the face of India and worked really hard showing true spirit of Of the things we think,
today‟s Indian youth. Congratulations to all these Rotaractors for being such
say or do…
1. Is it the TRUTH?
I would like to welcome two new clubs who have joined our family – A newly
formed Rotaract Club of IMM and a newly found Rotaract Club of Sun City. I would
2. Is it FAIR to all
like to thank Rotarian Ajay Narain for taking steps to “Cleaning up Rotaract and concerned?
Interact”. He has been working closely with 100+ Rotary Clubs in reviving old 3. Will it build GOODWILL
and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS?
Rotaract Clubs and forming new ones. Thank you for your extraordinary support sir.
I also would like congratulate Rotaract Club of Delhi South, being a community 4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to
based club, for doubling their strength to 40 members and Rotaract Club of Dadri
city to add 10 new members to their club. Also, many congratulations to Dadri city
to have come up with a 30 page magazine of their club.Activities by clubs like Blood
donation camps , cleanliness drive, education to the underprivileged , polio
eradication this month needs special acknowledgement. We could really see the Service Above Self
spirit of Rotary “Service above self” from the genres of projects done this month.
Club monthly reports are the face of the clubs. As an initiative to professional
development, we this time requested all the clubs to send the monthly Club reports
in Word/PDF Document. I must appreciate all the clubs to have send such creative
reports with information on projects done , presented beautifully.Last but not the Rotary International Theme
least , Communication is one area which we all need to work on. Many clubs have
not been replying at all, to the mails/sms sent to them . Its time we should learn to
say „No‟ if we are not interested. Simply not replying dosen‟t get us as an
For 2010- 2011
organization and one as an individual anywhere. From this month we have
introduced a new point system wherein each club would be marked based on their
quality of communication with their ZRR‟s, fellow clubs and district team .
Best of Luck and Keep doing this great work.
Rotaract District 3010 Theme
Rtr.Manik Gupta, DRR 2010-11
ROTARACT CLUB OF SUN CITY
Computer Classes at East End Public School: A special
Computer Education campaign was undertaken, and about a 100
students were given Primary Computer Education.
Pulse Polio Campaign: A door-to-door Pulse Polio campaign
was completed successfully.
Eye Check up: Another Eye Check up campaign was conducted,
along with a medical check up of eye, an Eye Hygeine and Care
awareness sessions were taken.
Eye Check-up organised by RC Sun City
ROTARACT CLUB OF DADRI CITY
The club did their installation & launched a club
magazine “ROTARACT PRAKASH” also at the time
of the event.
The club organised a polio rally.
Organised a club meeting to discuss Rotasia.
RC DADRI CITY at their rally
ROTARACT CLUB OF SGGSCC
„To Live Is To Help‟, a similar sort of motto is the guiding force
behind the functioning of the Rotaract Club of Sri Guru Gobind
Singh College of Commerce. And keeping the same in mind, the
new pall-bearers of the club assembled at The Ashoka Hotel, on
the eve of September 9, 2010 for their installation.
All the members of the Rotaract Club , SGGSCC gathered at
Metro Walk on Sept. 10 for final organization of the Blood
Donation Camp scheduled on September 12 and campaigning for
The Rotaract Club of SGGSCC in collaboration with
Manchtantra organized an AIDS awareness campaign at Metro
Walk , Pitampura on 26th September , 2010 .
AIDS awareness campaign by RC SGGSCC
ROTARACT CLUB OF DELHI AKASH
INTERACTION WITH ROTARACTORS FROM
ISTANBUL (OUR TWIN CLUB):
They met members from our twin club Rotaract Club of
Findikli, Istanbul, Turkey. Rtr.Tarun Monga met Rtr. Halit
Altinkaya who was in India for some official visit.
The club organized a blood donation camp on October 8,
2010 at Fidelity, Gurgoan,Haryana. The camp was successful
with a total turnout of 189 people wherein 122people donated
Railway Prayas is a government NGO which works for the
rehabilitation of orphans and other underprivileged children
who stay at railway platforms. The children are moved from RC Delhi Akash and their twin club
the platform to this NGO‟s rehabilitation centre at Lahori
Gate, Old Delhi.
ROTARACT CLUB OF NOIDA
The month was started with a Book donation drive on 8th
September, marking the World Literacy day. They donated
150 novels and story books to Om Foundation School in
sector-51 which were collected from the member‟s own book
The second and most fun project was the nukkad nataks
(street plays) that the members performed along with the
volunteers of the Art of Living foundation.
The third and the project we take pride in; the “Clean Delhi-
NCR Drive” was held on 11th September at sector 18 Cleanliness Drive , RC NOIDA
ROTARACT CLUB OF DELHI NORTH
ROTARACT CLUB OF DELHI VIVEK
In a meeting with their parent Rotary Club of New Delhi, the
Attended tree plantaton organised by Rotary Club of Delhi
installation of the club took place. The ceremony took place
in Hotel Ashoka along with the other two Rotaract Clubs of
New Delhi and Rotaract Club of SGGSCC.
Organised and participated in Football Match at a local level.
They got a chance to meet the members of Rotary and also
interact with the Proctor of Delhi University. Organised a general awareness drive about Rotary
functioning In the college campus.
ROTARACT CLUB OF NSIT REGENCY
Our Club Celebrated the joy of giving week by organizing a
Collection drive from( 23rd September-30th September), more than
50 volunteers organized the drive, by involving Students, Staff
members , Teachers and as well outsiders too. More than 1000
clothes, some books, stationary, toys, shoes and other utensils were
Our Club organized a cleanliness drive on October-1, in association
with I-Volunteer , collecting garbage‟s at Uttam Nagar west
,Uttam Nagar East and District Centre.
Member of Our Club visited the Slums at Dwarka Sector-17, and
volunteered in the Painting workshop and monitoring education of
the Kids. A workshop on tooth care was also delivered.
Joy of Giving Week celebrated by RC NSIT Regency
ROTARACT CLUB OF ASET
This month was highlighted by the various activities of RC ASET
to spread smiles to not only the underprivileged but also to their
faculty and fellow students.
This event was organized on 22nd September, 2010 by a team of 10
Rotaractors, to create awareness about the various aspects of the
epidemic disease „Dengue‟.
Smiley Event (28th September) :
With all the disheartening incidences taking place all across the
globe, the need of the hour was to paint a smile on everyone‟s face
and that‟s what RC ASET decided to do.
„VASTRADAN‟ Event (30TH September) :
RC ASET was privileged to have this wonderful opportunity to
Joy of Giving week celebrated by RC ASET extend a helping hand to the needy through this specially organized
week.Student members of RC ASET took up the initiative and
collected various items like clothes, books, eatables etc. with the
combined efforts of students and staff.
ROTARACT CLUB OF ROTARACT CLUB OF SAHIBABAD KIET
DELHI RIVERSIDE The club organised a Blood Donation Cmp in KIET where 295
units of blood were collected.
The Club had its monthly club meeting at Noida A meeting was organised to spresd Commonwealth Games
on 11th September 2010. The club decided the Awareness.
projects to be done in the coming months. Discussions were held for Rotasia and meditation programmes.
ROTARACT CLUB OF IILM
11 july,2010 – Eid celebration with bal bhawan children( a kind of
orphanage). Chief guest –professor Atul Sharma,Galgotia college.
- 36 members participated
- 126 children of class LKG to 12
- Painting competition at 3 levels
- Frog race, musical chair and lemon race
- Distributed stationary, chocolates and cartoon cd’s
- Lunch provided to 180 ppl including children,staff and
- Dance performance by children in honour
- Prize distribution
RC IILM with children of Bal Bhawan
ROTARACT CLUB OF DELHI SOUTH
The month of September started with the Green act of Tree
Plantation on 4th September 2010 at Prathmik Vidyalaya, Sector 27,
Noida. On the occasion of Teacher‟s Day on September 5th, 2010
the club conducted an education activity Prathmik Vidyalaya in
sector 27, Noida.
A cleanliness Drive was organized by Art of Living on 11th
September,2010 and was hosted by Rotaract Club of Noida.
Rotaract Delhi South assisted the parent Rotary Delhi south club
during the visit to “Sakshm”, Sector 31, Noida on 15th September
Rotaract Club of Delhi South conducted the campaign “Aasha” on
26th September,2010 at Trikuta Hills Apartments , BlockC-58/27,
Sector-62 NOIDA. The aim of the campaign is: door to door
collection of newspapers and magazines and selling them to
newspaper dealers. The money collected in this campaign would be RC Delhi South ,Tree Plantatioon
donated to „Cheshire Homes‟.
ROTARACT CLUB OF
POSTER AND DEBATE COMPETITION: The awards were
given by none other than Dr.Ali Irani ( Former Physiotherapist
of Indian Cricket Team)
A number of their present and past Rotarians have been selected as
DOPING CONTROL OFFICIALS for commonwealth games.
Points To Ponder
Here’s a tally of points awarded to the Rotaract Clubs Of The Month
clubs based on the projects done, participation in
district events and the quality of the reports sent.
Rotaract Club of
Amity Physio Therapy 1700
Delhi University NIL
Sonepat (Main) NIL
Rewari Central NIL Projects Of The Month
Pilkhuwa NIL Asha - Collection of Newspapers and
Ghaziabad North NIL supporting Cheshire Home –
KIET 1000 Rotaract Club of Delhi South
Vivek 1100 Blood donation camp with 122 donations -
Dadri City 1850 Rotaract Club of Delhi Akash
Nukkad Nataks and Cleanliness drive -
WEST ZONE Rotaract Club of Noida
Computer Literacy Drive for 100
DELHI AKASH 1200 Underpriviliged Children - Rotaract Club of
ASET 1300 Sun city
NSIT Regency 1850
New Delhi NIL
Sun City 800
Well Done Rotaractors . . .!!! Keep UP The Good WOrk
“Whoever said happiness comes with sunshine has
never danced in the rain…”
Its been a great new month with a host of new
events and activities taking place all over the
This has been a time of celebration all over
delhi and I’m proud that Rotaractors have
shown their support for Commonwealth Rtr.Jyoti Bhatt District Editor 2010-11
Games Delhi 2010. Way to go guys !!!
I’m glad to see that Rotaractors have lived up
to the motto of “Service Above Self” by
organising Blood Donation Camps all over the Comic Corner
city. Rotaractors truly always ready for the
However there have been some shortcomings
that need to be worked upon. I would like to
request all club presidents to ensure that the
monthly reports must be sent as a single
doc/pdf file with images embedded within.
And do make sure the name of the file is
RC_ Clubname, for eg. RC_ASET.
Hope you keep up the good work
See you next month!!!!
District Editor 2010-11
The only way of finding the limits of the possible
is by going beyond them into the impossible.
SHOWCASE : Of you, For you, By you
Rotaract District 3010 newsletter SHOWCASE“ is especially designed to showcase achievements
and experiences of Rotaractors all over the world . It is therefore essential for us to know what is
happening at your end. We would like all of you to send forth your articles, poems, jokes, creations
that you would like to share with your fellow Rotaractors.
Remember Showcase is for you and we eagerly await your participation. All presidents are requested
to encourage their members to write for their own “SHOWCASE.”
Send in your creations to : Jo_groove@yahoo.com
ROTASIA GOA 2011
The biggest gathering of Rotaractors from all overe the world is set to take place in GOA next year.
Rotasia is going to be a golden opportunity for interacting with our fellows from all over the world. This
will be a great chance to share experiences and achievements. Don’t forget to register yourself for the
For details contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
From what we get we make a Living ; from what we give we make a life .
BITS ‘n PIECES
ROTARACT 3010 DATA FORM
The Presidents of all Rotaract Clubs in District 3010 are requested to please complete the Rotaract Data
Form and mail it to Rtrn.Ajay Narain (District Director New Generations) at the specified email id
immediately. This will help us in maintaing a proper record of all the active Clubs.
The Data Form may be obtained at the following link :-
Rotaract is a Rotary-sponsored service club for young men and women ages 18 to 30. Rotaract clubs
are either community or university based, and they’re sponsored by a local Rotary club. This makes
them true "partners in service" and key members of the family of Rotary.
Through the Rotaract program, young adults not only augment their knowledge and skills, but they
also address the physical and social needs of their communities while promoting international
understanding and peace through a framework of friendship and service.
Membership starts with you! Invite friends, family and co-workers to become members of Rotaract
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