Sentier 2020: A holistic experience

As the great saying goes, “There’s no limit for learning’s and no boundaries for places to implement your knowledge”, so we the Rotaract club of SRMIST, Chennai, India did our first international project ‘Sentier 2020’ from 10th January, 2020 to 19th January, 2020 in Sri Lanka. We are extremely grateful to the Rotaract club of…

“Sentier- Creating Pathways, breaking Barriers”

Four Rotaractors of the Rotaract Club of SRM Kattankulathur of RID 3232, visited Sri Lanka on the 10th of January 2020, in completion of series of projects covering four main avenues visiting significant places in Sri Lanka organized by the Rotaract Club of SLIIT with the objective creating trails or creating pathways eliminating barriers, in…

Make them smile ’19

Children’s Day began on the second Sunday of June in 1857 by Reverend Dr. Charles Leonard, pastor of the Universalist Church of the Redeemer in Chelsea, Massachusetts: Leonard held a special service dedicated to, and for the children. Leonard named the day Rose Day, though it was later named Flower Sunday, and then named Children’s…

Gosha-e-Ilm: A Ray of Hope

Originally posted on Rotary Voices:
Faisalabad Rotaract club members lead an evening class for child laborers. By Ebadat-ur-Rehman Babar, 2019-20 secretary, Rotaract Club of Faisalabad, Pakistan Our idea started back in 2018, when I and two other members of my Rotaract club began looking for an innovative, sustainable project. We wanted to submit an entry…

Cleaning up our waterways

Originally posted on Service in Action :
By Ludovic Grosjean, member of the Rotaract Club of Melbourne City, Australia     Success starts at home. This is why every month we invite Rotary and Rotaract clubs in our district to join us for a walk along the river near Flinders station in Melbourne, Australia, to participate in…

R e t h i n k   T r a s h – Mission Arugambay

Arugam Bay, located in the dry zone of Sri Lanka’s southeast coast is one of the many enticing locations unique to this tropical island. Famous for the quality of its surf breaks, the bay attracts surfers from all over the world and has hosted several international surfing competitions. The deep blue waters, fine sandy beaches…

සුරකිමු කෝට්ටේ 19′ (Surakimu Kotte 19′)

The Sri Daladha Perehera of Kotte Raja Maha Viharaya was held on 07th of September 2019 for the 119th time. Kotte Sri Daladha Perehera is one of the oldest and the grandest festivals of all Buddhist festivals in Sri Lanka, featuring dancers, fireball acrobats, musicians, and lavishly decorated elephants. Annually, the Kotte Raja Maha Viharaya…

Feed a Stray 4.0

We made it paw-sible! Love doesn’t always need words to be expressed. Sometimes what we ignore or count as little might become a reason for someone’s smile. Happiness lies within. Money cannot buy happiness. Little things we do can bring up the happiness we all seek. And when certain moments of life becomes memories the…

Sihina Tharanaya – Phase Two

The best anti-poverty program is a world-class education. The Rotaract Club of Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology implemented the project “Sihina Tharanaya – Phase One” on the 8th of December 2017 where we donated  gift packs including stationary items; required for an entire term, that are mandatory for a quality education while creating each…

One Hand Can Heal Another 4.0

“One Hand Can Heal Another 4.0”, another signature community service project by the Rotaract Club of SLIIT happened on the 8th of May 2018 at the Apeksha Cancer Hospital, Maharagama from 10am onwards. This project happened for the 4th consecutive time and was chaired by rotaractors Bhanuka, Navindu, Chamini, Chamika, and Umanga.   This project…