District Governor - Rtn. Manjoo Phadke
Editor - Rtn. Madhur Dolare

Basic Education and Literacy Back

Teachers Training:

  1. RC Talegaon MIDC - Provided Digital Training to 300 teachers.
  2. RCP Kothrud - Conducted 10 Teachers Training Programs with a synergy project involving 9 clubs.
  3. RCP Khadki & RC Poona West - Conducted Teachers Training in collaboration with MSFDA in various districts, including District 3131.
  4. RCP Gandhi Bhavan - Conducted Teachers Training on how to teach science with experiments.
  5. RCP Deccan Gymkhana - Conducted Teachers Training in Mamasaheb Mohol school.
  6. Upcoming Teachers Training scheduled on 5th February with MSFDA.


Several clubs, including RC Nigdi, RC Pimpri, RCP Shaniwarwada, RC Alibag, RCP Kothrud, RC Pimpri, RCP Far East, have donated e-learning kits. Approximately 99 smart TVs have been provided, and more are in the pipeline. Ideal study apps were provided to 10th std students, benefiting a total of 2059 students across various clubs.

Adult Literacy:

Several clubs, including RC Nigdi, RC Kothrud, RC Poona West (with Symbiosis University), and RCP Deccan Gymkhana, have set up Adult Literacy Centers, benefiting a significant number of adults.

Child Development:

Numerous clubs, such as RC Nigdi, RCP Gandhi Bhavan, RCP Baner, RCP Laxmi Road, RCP Metro, RCP Akurdi, RCP Deccan Gymkhana, RCP Yuva, RCP Sahawas, RC Poona West, RC Manchar, RC Talegaon MIDC, RC Pimpri, RCP Wisdom, RC Aundh, RCP Central, RCP Koregaon Park, RCP Synergy, Talegaon Dabhade, RC Alephata, RC Patalganga, RC Hill Side, RC Panvel Industrial Town, RC Panvel Symphony, RC Panvel Midtown, RC Panvel Mahanagar, RC Khopoli, and many more, are actively involved in Child Development projects.

Children with Special Needs:

Clubs like RC Nigdi, RCP Shivaji Nagar, RCP Gandhi Bhavan, and RCP South are engaged in synergy projects supporting children with special needs.

Happy Anganwadi:

Several clubs, including RC Poona West, RCP Riverside, RCP Down Town, RCP Up Town, RCP Koregaon Park, RC Nigdi, RCPune Professional, RC Alephata Central, RCP South, are in the process of executing the Happy Anganwadi projects. RC Khadki, RC Bhigwan, and RCP Gandhi Bhavan have successfully completed projects in synergy with RC Poona West. RCP South has an ambitious project in progress, seeking international partnerships and adequate funding. RCP Parvati has MOUs with educational institutions for massage training for Anganwadi workers.

These initiatives collectively reflect the dedication of the Rotary clubs in District 3131 towards enhancing education, literacy, and the well-being of various segments of the community.

Rtn. Mamta Kolhatkar
Director Basic Education and Literacy