Message from Outgaoing president Nisha Aggarwal

I would like to start by thanking all my Members n friends of RCBHG for the immense support and love given by you during my tenure as President of this Prestigious Inner Wheel Club of Bombay Hanging Garden.

This year we have achieved a lot in fellowships as well as projects. I would first like to give you a brief of fellowship done this year. As the International theme for the year was " Unique and United". We have tried to do joint fellowship with INNER WHEEL OF BOMBAY BAYVIEW and MUMBAI NARIMAN POINT which was started with" Faster Chef" followed by "Tom Boy" Style Party at SMASH and Phoolon ki Antakshari organized by our Club. We had different fellowship like Back to School , Raas Garba, Speaker on Etiquettes and Numerology with Tarrot . The OCV of the year was well attended and the Immediate Past District Chairman Dr.Sandhya Bhatt was happy with the state of our club. This year we went for our annual picnic at the Beautiful Haveli of Our Past President Punita Poddar at Navalgarh . 33 Girls had a great time which we all will treasure all our life. We ended the year with our AGM cum Shukriya at Havana with the Fashion Show of our own Super Models.

Friends, Here I would like to tell you all that our Rotary Family has presented me with 2 Awards Diamond Heart Award and Excellence Award (Really overwhelmed).

This year we started our unique Initiative where our members were encouraged to put up stall to showcase their creativity and skills. We also made Colorful invites which was well appreciated by members. This year we had 3 Fire side meetings to enlighten members about Innerwheel.We also exchanged flags with Inner Wheel Club of Dubai Downtown , Jaipur , Hyderabad and Mount Abu Clubs. This year we attended all District Events from Buds to Blossom to Bouquet and all the Zonal Fellowships too.

Now I would like to talk about Projects: This year we have done around 95 Projects worth around Rs.17 Lakhs . The Major Project this year was the Tata Hospital which touched the heart of our members and Water Wello Wheel, which was recognized by ours and other District and we were awarded as One of the "Unique Project of the Year." This year we did projects with our Rotary , Rotaract Club of RCBHG and RC HR . We did International Project with Inner Wheel Club of Colombo in Sri Lanka and few joint Project with Inner Wheel of Bombay Bayview and Mumbai Nariman Point.

We have tried to do projects in all fields like District Rural , District Urban, Cataract and Jaipur Foot, Vocational , Literacy, National Association Blind People, with 4 Different Schools , Old Age Homes , Women in Tardeo Police Camp etc. etc. I would like to thank District Chairman Falguni for showing Confidence in me and choosing me for the Zonal Coordinator for Zone 1 under her leadership

History

The seed of Inner Wheel was sowed by the effort of Rotary Anne Mrs Bhanu Gandhi in the year 2006. She led the informal meetings of the Rotary Annes. The members would meet once in a month and they also accomplished some projects.

The Inner Wheel finally became formal in February 2007 under the leadership of Rotary Anne Sonu Punjabi with strength of 32 members. Seven new members were added in the second year.

Chronological order of Presidents

2007-08 Mrs. Sonu Punjabi
2008-09 Mrs. Madhu lath.
2009-10 Mrs. Bhanu Gandhi.
2010-11 Mrs. Meena Basu.
2011-12 Mrs. Pranoti Kapadia.
2012-13 Mrs. Dhruma Mehta
2013-14 Mrs. Nirupal Kothari
2014-15 Mrs. Punita Poddar
2015-16 Mrs. Nisha Aggarwal
2016-17 Mrs. Isita Koradia

Recognition and Awards

Inner Wheel has won the District Award for Outstanding Work in the field of Rural Development in the Charter Year itself.

» Madhu Lath won the Trophy for Inducting Maximum number of members in 2008-2009.
» Meena Basu won Kamlavati Gupta Trophy for personal involment 2008-2009
» Neerupal Kothari – Best President & Secretary Runners Up Trophy for the year 2013-14
» Neerupal Kothari - Best Inter district Project for the year 2013-14
» Shweta Kedia- Best Treasurer for year 2013-14
» Isita Koradia – Best ISO for the year 2013-14
» Punita Poddar won the Best Project with Sister Club for the year 2014-15
» Nisha Aggarwal won award for Unique Project for the year 2015-16
» Nisha Aggarwalwon the Diamond Heart Award and Excellence award by Rotary Club of Bombay Hanging Garden.

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