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Royal Rendezvous with Rotary
@ Taj Falaknuma on 23 Feb 2015
Rotary (founded in the year 1905) celebrated its 110th Birth Anniversary on 23 Feb 2015 in an Royal and majestic way by illuminating Taj Falaknuma Palace. A Numismatic exhibition with currency notes from 200+ countries was also held at the world's longest dining table at the palace which was organized by Valmiki Foundation. Also a philately show to depict the history of Polio was conducted in the palace. This event was support by Taj Falaknuma.
His Excellency Consul General of Turkey Murat Omeroglu was the chief guest. The guest of honor for the event were Rotarian Dr.Manjula Anagani- whowas recently awarded Padmashri award (Leading gynaecologist and obstetrician),Music Director RP Pattnaik, Actress Madhavi Latha.
An amazing illumination of the palace with "End Polio Now" and "Keep India Polio Free" and a sound and light show followed.
Rotarian Malladi Vasudev , District Governor of Rotary International District3150 detailed about the efforts of Rotary in worldwide polio eradication.Rotarian Sambasiva Rao , Past District Governor of District 3150 welcomed the gathering and explained the importance of the event. Rtn Valmiki proposed the vote of thanks.
To view the event photos - visit - www.bit.ly/rotaryday2015
Our Club conducted the Rotathon 2015 for the second consecutive year and it was great success with 2000+ participant walking for "Total Literacy Mission".
The 5k Walk was conducted at Necklace Road on 01 Feb 2015 (7am).
To view the event photos, please visit www.bit.ly/rotathon2015
Vocational Excellence Awards and Service Above Self 2014
Every year during October, Rotary club of Sec'bad West identifies people who have used their vocation as a means to bring social transformation. This year on 25 Oct (Saturday) at Kowtha Hall, Padmarao Nagar, the following achievers were honored.
The Chief Guest for the event was Shri Gopinath Reddy, District Governor Elect. The Guest of Honors were - Shri Syamprasad Lakkaraju, Head Operations(Biologics) - Dr.Reddy Labs and Shri KL Manohar, Chairman, Rotary Seva Trust.
List of Awardees
a) Dr.Mamatha Raghuveer- Founder, Tharuni (www.tharuni.org) - In recognition of her contributions towards Empowerment of Adolescent Girls & Women and for her initiatives focusing on ensuring the well being of women at all stages of their lives including education, health, marriage, skill development and employment.
b) Smt Nayantara - Odissi Dancer, Civil Engineer Founder, Our Sacred Space - For her passionate efforts in promoting our rich culture & heritage by creating an Eco-friendly and traditional sacred space - a place to enrich traditional Dance, Music, Arts and environment friendly initiatives.
c) Sri Srikanth Bolla - A visually challenged by birth who had to fight it out to study at Massachussets Institute of Technology and come back to India to setup an industry which provides employment to disabled people. His has a greater vision to train,skill and employ disabled people bringing them at par with normal people.
d) Team Wanderers (Ayush, Indresh, Sanjeev and Sudhindra) - Life Time Achivement award - for achieving a remarkable feat by creating world record by covering India from South to North (one way) in 61 hours and additional record of covering South - North - South (Two Way) in 151 hours.
e) Sri Hariharan - Sports Achiever Award 2014 - Who started running in Marathons at the age of 59 and now has participated in Marthons in 5 continents and run in all terrains including 2nd highest Himalayan peak. Has run 65 Timed and bibbed Marathons including 4 Ultra 50 Kms , 17 Full Marathons ( 42.2 KMs) and 44
Half Marathons ( 21.1 KMs)
The program started with melodious carnatic music program by Priyanka and Archana.
Rotaractors and Volunteers who supported us during the Career Seminar (20 Sep 2014) were also recognized by presenting certificates.
CAREER SEMINAR ON SOFT SKILLS - 20 SEP 2014
September is " Young Generations Month" in Rotary. We conduct Mega Career Seminar during every year September.
This year the topic was "Career Seminar on Soft Skills" and the Seminar was conducted at G Narayanama Institute of Technology and Sciences, Shaikpet, Hyderabad on 20 Sep 14.
Visit our Career Seminar Page for more details of this seminar and past events.