We the Rotaract cub of GCT has successfully completed our First letter head exchange with a visitor from Mumbai R.I.D 3142. We also took him to various places in Coimbatore, R.I.D 3201 and a Rotaractor from our club, Rtr.Mari siva shankaran , sergeant -at-arms (junior), accompanied him throughout the day to make him feel good and to have a good exposure over Coimbatore. We shared lot of our cultural values with him, which gave us good platform to share our culture and heritage.
An essay writing competition was organized by the RaC GCT Coimbatore in association with Rotaract Club of Panjim, GOA on 21 st September, 2017.This was an initiative in commemoration of World Tourism Day which falls on 27th September. 35 students of Ninth Grade from the Kamalanaadhan memorial Corporation school, Venkitapuram Coimbatore-13 had participated in this contest.They had shared their perspective by penning essays on famous monuments, temples, seashores, hilly areas in India and had also added to the beauty of their wonder by vivid scenic description.'One World many Wonders' erased the boundary within which young minds would look up to admire!.Because seven wonders were too less for these potential minds.
Rtr. Poorna Pushkala Rajan, President RAC GCT, Rtr. Anuj and Rtr. Loganathan had received and escorted the guest rotractors from Rotaract Club of Shimla Midtown,R.I.D.3080 on the 11th of November They had visited places like Isha Yoga, RR.S.Puram etc. throughout the day . It is noteworthy that we had exchanged our letterhead with them. The day thus fetched us well-wishers and promising rapport in the coming days.
Rtr. Poorna Pushkala Rajan, President had exchanged our letter head with Rotaract Club of Bombay uptown on 8 th January, 2018
L BAC - Lets Bring A Change a hunt for pollutant alternates is organized by our Club on 10 january,2018. Various participants from clubs in various district are sending their ideas via videos, voice notes etc. The event is open till the end of February.
We, the Rotaractors of GCT had realised the repayment we owe to the trees, as true human beings!Our awe to create and spread green everywhere was on fire. And so we decided to distribute saplings to the school children , to promote the true spirit of afforestation among the young bloods.As a great platform, we decided to launch our project in association with the LITERARY AND DEBATING SOCIETY of GCT on the esteemed event, Brainstrain’16 on 21.08.2016. We could never forget the real happiness and spontaneous joy on the faces of the children after they received the saplings. They continually were enquiring about the species of the saplings and were rejoiced and were excited about the same.We had also announced a “TREE PLANTING CONTEST” according to which the receivers of the saplings have to periodically check them and send the photographs of their respective trees to our team.We also do not stay idle. We kept track of the number of trees planted by them and the places where they have planted was monitored and the best ones were rewarded by us. On the whole, we never underestimate the power of the younger generation and are extremely proud of our contribution to the society through them.
Rotaract Club of GCT joined hands with Enbloc Martial Arts and Physical Educational Trust to conduct a session on how to protect oneself if “CHAIN SNATCHING” situations occurs with the aid of Mr.Richard Karunakaran and Rtr. Arjun on 15th of October. It was extremely informative and we all had a great hour.
We, the Rotaractors of GCT joined hands with Dare to Dream a NGO to complete the second phase our community service project 'WAL_E'. White cement and the necessary painting equipment were provided by them. Our rotaractors painted around 210 bit of walls extending over a stretch of more than 800 meter. This project received good recognition from the public.
Rotaract Club of GCT takes immense pleasure in sharing about the nationally recognised international service project-Swatch Bharat campaigning that we are a part of. It is so far the longest project associated with an international organisation for us i.e.,Coimbatore corporation. It is indeed a proud moment for Rotaract GCT because 11 Rotaractors are GCT’s representatives as ward ambassadors for this clean India campaign.The project started on 26th of December 2016 and continued up to 13th January 2017. Our report works regarding the campaign were much appreciated by the officials. The officials got impressed with the report works of our rotaractors. Our president Rtr. Sriram Anax was appointed the zonal coordinator for the campaign.
Rotaract club of GCT and Manavar Mandram, GCT had joined hands to organize an elocution audition on 9th of February 2017. This International Avenue project took place on at our campus. Rotarian Elankavi Pandiyan presided over the event. 18 members participated, leaving the people mesmerized by their eloquence. The participant’s gratified us citing that this event provided them an opportunity to stage their talent and to judge their own standards. The best speakers were applauded.
DOOR TO DOOR PLASTIC AWARENESS
The Rotaract Club of GCT in association with CCMC got to the field work for creating door to door awarness to the shops in and around the Venkittapuram, Goundapalayam & Idayarpalayam regarding plastic ban. This took place on the 22nd of March, 2017 .Rotaractors of GCT covered more than 150 shops and distributed the Plastic Waste Management guidelines notice 2016