We loaded the truck with following relief goods of worth $2,500/- around. Drinking Water Bottles Milkpak Juices Biscuits Dates Cooking Oil Rice Sugar Tea Noodles Soups
Rotaract club of karachi pakistan. updated feb. 08
National Conference On BarrierFree Environment for Persons with disabilities. On 9th Feb. 2008 @ NISE Islamabad
Summary of Projects2006-07Presented By:Sajjad Ahmed Team for 2007-08 Sajjad A. Siddiqui– President Ghalia – General Secretary Shahzad Sabir– Vice President Raheel - Treasurer
Rotaract Introduction 34 Rotaract Clubs in Pakistan with 500 Rotaract Members Rotaract program has grown into a strong, international network of 7,300 clubs in more than 150 countries and geographical areas. Rotaract’s 145,000 members are young men and women (ages 18 to 30) who serve the needs of their communities, widen their personal and professional contacts, and increase their understanding of the world. GoalsRotaract has the following goals:• To develop professional and leadership skills• To emphasize respect for the rights of others, based on recognition of the worth of each individual• To recognize the dignity and value of all useful occupations as opportunities to serve• To recognize, practice, and promote ethical standards as leadership qualities and vocational responsibilities• To develop knowledge and understanding of the needs, problems, and opportunities in the community and worldwide• To provide opportunities for personal and group activities to serve the community and promote international understanding and goodwill toward all people
Rotaract Club of Karachi-Members’ Profile & Team Work• Club members are students & young professionals.• Academic back ground MBA’s, Doctors, CA’s, Lawers, Textile graduates, Engineers etc• Working in top multinational & national companies like Unilever, P&G, Telenor, Shell, PSO, Citibank, Reckitt Benkiser etc.
Rotaract Projects• Community Services• Professional Development• Club Services• International Services
Community ServicesDirector – Mohammed Ali Qamar• Sponsoring Ms Safia (Hepatitis C Patient )- a life time medicine commitment• Attended inauguration ceremony of parent Rotary (P.N model school, Lyari on 5-7-07• Organized Hyderabad Relief effort Camp• Sponsored Ramadan family project (food package for the month of Ramadan)• Distributed clothes for Eid to deserving people• Organized Abida Parveen Concert for under privilege kids• Visited & Sponsored food package for Khuda Ke basti• Organized Black Fish event
Community Services• Aug 2006:Concert fund-raiser with most popular folk singer, Abida Parveen – Huge success attended by luminaries – Funds donated to NGO providing free schooling to children of underprivileged, poverty stricken society
Flood Relief Camp16th Sept ‘06, Hyderabad Rains Rotaract Club of Karachi immediately sets up Relief Camp to collect Devastating rains and donations from busy Karachi districts emergency in southeast PK
Rain Floods in Hyderabad PK Army soldiers lending Rotaract a helping hand to distribute perishable Prepared packets of basic food, relief items to needy survivorsdrinking water, milk/juice, biscuits
Community Services• Visit to underprivileged shanty town – Khuda Ki Basti Rotaract team with a solo lady social worker. She aims to Rotaractars visit the brick homes, provide basic amenities like and note that a water pump needs running water, electricity, clean to be installed in the community food to these neglected citizens
Cyclone- Relief in Baluchistan• Emergency Fund Raiser• Relief Packages• Coast Guards assistance• Distribution to victim families
Rotaract & Show You Care• Seminar to create awareness & change mind set of people for physically challenged people.25th Aug. 2007 @ PCKarachi.250 Participants
Rotaract Club•We will continue to create awareness of Accessibility Code.•Donated 10 Wheel Chairs to Imran Rehabilitation Center.•Got a telecom company to sponsor 3 Chingchi motor bike to disable welfareorganization.•Planning to make some ramps at some public places.•Encouraged membership of Physically Challenged people in Rotaract.•Made documentary to sensitized the barrier free environment.•Started Rotaract Club of Ida Rieu for blind & deaf.•Intend to do some fund raiser event for this event.•Rotaract & Rotary Clubs platform contributing in this regard.•Media Support for changing the mind set of the people for making our countryaccessible to physically challenged persons.
Rotaract Club of Ida Rieu• More 20 Blind & deaf Members
Professional Development• Aug 2006: • Attended forum in the motivational speaker launch ceremony of Rahid Sami led a President Musharaf’s highly interactive book, In the line of fire session on the qualities of a successful individual and the nature of success.
Professional DevelopmentCareer Counseling Seminar & workshop for students• Feb 2007: “Guiding Light for Your Future” – Co-hosted by parent Rotary Club at ICAP on Saturday, February 17th, 2007 – main purpose of the event was to help high school students to get exposure and information to various career fields. – The medium through which this was done was presentations by 7 leaders in their respective career fields – 160 students from different socio economic backgrounds registered for the event representing a diverse mix of 20 schools and colleges – A nominal fee of Rs.150 was charged per registration to cover the cost of refreshments. This fee too was waived for approx. 30 students who could not pay
Schools Registered - CareerCounseling• Lyceum• Beacon House• Convent of Jesus and Mary• Jaffar Public School• City School PAF Chapter• Habib Public School• Indus Academy• St. Joseph College• Karachi Grammar School• Legend Public School• PAF KIET• CAMS• Adamjee College• Prince Ali School• Chiniot Islamia Public School• St. Patrick High School• St. Paul High School• DJ College• Govt. College of Commerce and Economics• CBM
Career Field Speakers• Architecture and Design – Ejaz Ahad• Chartered Accountancy – Moiz Ahmad, Executive Director ICAP• Human Resources, Finance & Banking – Saira Khan, EVP, Habib Bank Ltd.• Business Administration – Talib Karim, Dir. CBM• Law – Barrister Zahid Jamil• Information Technology – Jehan Ara, CEO of Enabling Technologies• Communication and Advertising – Shahzad Nawaz, CEO Times & Vision
The Boss Magazine 26 Feb-4 Mar,2007 by Daily Times.
Technology ServicesDirector- Ateeq Khan• Published successfully website for Rotaract Club of Karachi• Weekly update on new technologies useful in business and pleasure
Club Services• Hosted Dinner at Bar B Q tonight for Rotaract members after Abida Parveen event• Attended Rotary Annual conference at Avari Tower• Organized badminton Event in Ramadan followed by Sehri• Organized Iftar at Nandos• Arranged for Bowling outing at Area 51• Attended several parent Rotary meetings at PC• Attended Rotary dinner in honor of Rotary president William Boyd hosted by Parent Rotary at PC• Attended Rotary dinner in honor of Dr Shams Qasim Lakha (President AKUH)• Organized Go carting event followed by dinner at Super Highway
Club Services• Fellowship at IT Exhibition & Conference event• Team appreciation dinner• Movie Shows• Fellowship at Bowling Alley• Parties• Coffee & Sheesha Hang out
Technology• Using Technology in everyday Rotaract Operations• Keeping the Rotaractors up-to-date with the latest tech• Spreading tech for the service of the community• Launch of www.rotaractkarachi.com
International ServicesDirector- Ayesha Fiazuddin• Released Joint Bulletin with the club of India on Independence day• Visited by Rotaractor Hytan from Rotaract club of Beirut to our club• Invited Mr., Sheryar Niazi, political officer from British Deputy High Commission to attend our club meeting• Invitation was extended on us to visit British Deputy High Commission to meet people from Youth Business Leadership (YBL Forum)• Invited Mr. Hamesh Danielle in Abida Parveen Concert• Visited Rotaract Club of Vancouver, BC,Canada by Shahzad Sabir, president• Visited Rotary H.Q., Chicago, IL, USA by Shahzad Sabir, president
International Services• International Services – Aug 2006: Joint Bulletin released with Independence Day messages for Rotaract Club of Pune Cantonement, India – Guest speaker from British Deputy High Commission discussing opportunities where young professionals can add value – Dec 2006: Flag exchange and request for twin club agreement with Rotaract Club of Beirut