Club President Message
It’s an proud and Historic moment as I ink the first Presidential message as an First and Chartered President of Rotary Club of Pune Fortune, Dist 3131 which was chartered on Jan 3rd2018 & started its Journey with 36 Chartered Members to Serve the humanity.Every responsible citizen of our country wants to give back to the society in return with the infrastructure and systems designed for community. Rotary International and Heritage 113 years old NGO and Global organization gives the platform for every Human to work in form of Social towards the community.
As a Rotarian, I am frequently asked, what is Rotary?
Rotary unites more than a million people. Through Rotary clubs, people from all continents and cultures come together to exchange ideas, and form friendships and professional connections while making a difference in their backyards and around the world.
Today I stand before you, humbled and thrilled to be in the position of your president. The prospects are endless as far as what we will be able to accomplish this year, It is truly an honor to serve our community and club as President for 2018– 2019. I am a proud Rotarian and take this honorable position to heart. Rotary Club members are volunteers who work locally, regionally, and internationally to combat hunger, improve health and sanitation, provide education and job training, promote peace, and eradicate polio under the motto Service above Self.
Rotary is a massive, and massively complex, organization. we have 1.2 million members in 35,633 clubs in nearly every country of the world.Hundreds of thousands of participants are involved in Rotary programs such as Rotaract, Interact, Youth Exchange, Rotary Youth Leadership Awards, Rotary Community Corps, Rotary Peace Centers, and a host of local and Foundation-supported projects and programs at the national, district, and local levels.
The name of Rotary is attached to countless projects every year, from blood banks to food banks, school sanitation to polio eradication. One hundred thirteen years after the first Rotary club was founded, Rotary service reaches literally around the globe.Fun and fellowship are the other key benefits that come with the privilege of membership in Rotary Club of Pune Fortune . We carefully consider and implement events and projects that are “Beneficial to All Concerned” as stated in part through the Rotary 4-Way test.
Our Club has Dynamic and passionate team of Board of Directors and has Great determination to work on Rotary ideology of 6 focus area.
- Peace and conflict prevention/resolution
- Disease prevention and treatment
- Water and sanitation
- Maternal and child health
- Basic education and literacy
- Economic and community development
Networking and Social Media are very important to our club. Through the Rotary community, we use these tools to exchange ideas and build lifelong friendships with like-minded people. We can take advantage of the resources and activities available through our club, district, and Rotary International, to make our experience with Rotary both rewarding and fun.
Rtn. Deepak Toshniwal