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Rotary Club of New Bombay-Hillside keeps the Rotary wheel moving on all the 365 days of the year, through our ongoing projects. This distinction is unmatched in our district & perhaps in the world also. The ongoing projects are as follows :

1. Literacy Classes for Women : Our club, assisted by Rotaryanns, runs literacy classes for women on a continuous basis. Besides teaching them about reading and writing they are also taught about General Health, Child care, Manners, Family Planning, Cleanliness and guided to get proficiency in some vocation to earn and support the family for better living.

2. Medical Projects : Following Medical Projects are run on regular basis at our Paul Harris Memorial Rotary Service Centre.

Dispensary for the poor : About 50 patients are treated every week.
Free Health check up for Police Personnel.
Pathology Laboratory
Dental Dispensary
Specialist Doctors' Services : Services are provided in the field of Ophthalmology, Cardiology,     General surgery, Obstetrics, Gynaecology, Orthopaedics, Plastic surgery and Nutrition
     & dieting.

3.Career Guidance & Employment Centre : Club runs a free employment centre to guide unemployed youth to get jobs. Club has employed over 300 unemployed youth in a short span of about 16 months.

4. Self Employment : Club has formed a "Revolving Loan Fund", registered under World Community Service with the Rotary International to assist poor unemployed people to start or get proficiency in some trade like driving, tailoring, general stores, plumbing etc.

We also undertake other projects in addition to these ongoing projects. Some of them are as follows :

1. "Rotary Youth Leadership Awards" (RYLA)
This annual inter district programme was held last in Dec'97. About 60 participants attended & took keen interest in the various activities organised like Debate, Quiz etc. We also had speakers on "How to be a celebrity" & "7 Habits of effective people". Everybody enjoyed the campfire & the various cultural events. The next RYLA is scheduled in Dec.98.

2.Adoption of School Girls
55 poor students were adopted by the club . Uniforms, books, notebooks and other study materials were distributed.

3.Dental Check up Camp
These camps are organised in schools & community centres. Apart from the dental check up , people & school children are provided information on oral hygiene.

4.Other Projects

  • Night Study Centre for the underprivileged.
  • Stress Management & yoga classes for Police Personnel.
  • Plantation of trees.

    If you would like to know more about any of our projects, please write to us. We meet every Wednesday at 7:30pm at Community Centre, Sector-4,CBD.  tel: 7575307