Rotary Club of Pune, Laxmi Road got its Charter on Aug. 8th, 2001 under the able guidance of a very efficient and disciplined Rtn. Ghisulal Solanki..
Apart from that the club also received the award for outstanding Bulletin from the District, thanks to the editor Ann.Deepa Bhagwat.
Some of the projects during the year were:
.. Second year also gave us prize winning Bulletin,editor Rtn. Deepa Bahgwat
. Started Rotaract club this year.
2003 – 2004 Rtn. Ganesh & First Lady Deepa Joshi
the start of the Centennial project of up-liftment of Mohol Vasti. This year Rtn.Kamlesh Mehta also became the second level Paul Harris Fellow.
2004 – 2005 Rtn. Sadanand & Rtn. Deepa Bhagwat
Marked the end of one era and beginning of the next era for Rotary.
We bagged the first best Bulletin award, Maximum participation award for Regional Sports Hungama as well as Maximum Anns particpation for Regional Sports Hungama.
Other thenl ongoing projects Bandhara at Mohol Vasti was a Bench mark project(Another Project of Development of Mothers Room & Rest Room for mothers at
2005 – 2006 Rtn. Mahendra & Ann Kiran Solanki
In the 2nd Century of service Other then the ongoing projects-.Konkan Flood Relief Project- Rs.50000/
.A Landmark Project of our Club With 3 other R. C. Clubs from Pune in which We set up a laboratory in the school at Goregaon ( Konkan ). This year we sponsored a INTERACT CLUB at Venkateshwara High school, Khanapur which is a institutional base Interact Club .
DIST. AWARD Maximum Contribution to TRF 23000 $
Exposure to Journalism & Media RYLA at Venkateshwara Interact,Breast Cance Awareness Program at Ganesh kala Krida In co-ordination with SAKAL MADHURANGAN ,Landmark project of the year was
2007 – 2008 Rtn. Ajit & Fisrt lady Ann Neela Badve
Other then On Going ProjectsLandmark Projects Upliftment of Matoshree Vrudhashram Total Project Cost Rs. 20 Lakhs. ,simply on the support of the society at large. . Another Mega Community Service Project undertaken by our club was Setting of Computer Lab, Science Lab, Liabrary, Recreation Material , Pop- Corn Machine & Idli Griender was donated to the
2 SECOND nd prize for Best All Round Activities.
Other than On Going Projects, First Matching Grant Project of ,28000USD,for 280 benches but due to world wide recession the prices of raw material like steel slashed RESULTED IN WE COULD SUPPLY 524 BENCHES in RURAL AREAS IN THE SAME GRANT AMOUNT..