Philanthropy is a critical part of a democratic society. Philanthropy focuses on the elimination of various social problems that abound in our society today. The Tablers from Round Table India endeavor to tackle the problem in a very logical thought out and well discussed. They use all the hidden and acquired talents and knowledge to achieve what the need of the hour is.
Keeping in tune with their aims and objectives of Freedom Through Education, Round Table India and Ladies Circle India represented in Nagpur by its chapters namely Nagpur Round Table 83, Nagpur Arthurs Round Table 180, Nagpur Spirits Round Table 258, Nagpur Tigers Round Table 299, and Nagpur Ladies Circle 50. They all jointly celebrated the annual Round Table India & Ladies Circle India Week from November 22 to 28, 2020, and effectively contributed to society.
As a part of this Round Table India and Ladies Circle Week jointly various philanthropic activities were undertaken:
November 23, 2020: Books Distribution and Computer Lab Setup
- 300 Books were distributed among underprivileged kids to facilitate their education. The books comprised of the current educational curriculum in English, Hindi, Mathematics, and Science at Adarsh Vidya Mandir High School. Target classes were KG1 to 5th Standard.
- Also, a computer lab was set up at Maharashtra Adhyanan School. The contribution enabled setting up – 2 Computers, 1 Printer and 1 Projector for the school which essentially aims to educate underprivileged kids.
November 24, 2020: Blood Donation Camp & Cataract Surgeries
- A Blood Donation Camp was organized at Chitnavis Center & Unijules Life Sciences Ltd. Collecting 105 units of blood. The said camps were facilitated by Constructivity Foundation and GSK BloodBank respectively.
- All Nagpur Tables and Ladies Circle jointly sponsored ten (10), underprivileged patients, for Cataract Surgeries at Dr. Mahatme Eye Hospital. The beneficiary patients had been waiting for months as they could not afford the surgeries and were overwhelmed by the contribution to their cause.
November 25, 2020: Go Green Project- Tree Plantation of 10 trees and cleanliness and maintenance activities of the Round Table India Circle at Mount Road, Sadar was done.
November 26, 2020: Kids Activity- An Online Drawing Competition was organized for the children of Vinayakrao Deshmukh School, Lakadganj. The themes for the art competition were â€“ Superheroes Fighting Corona, How to Defeat Corona, Farmers in the Lockdown, Swach Bharat Abhiyaan, Cleanliness is Service. 4 winners were selected and distributed gifts.
November 27, 2020: Covid-19 Relief- A Health Check-Up Camp and Distribution of Sanitizers, Masks, Medicines was done at the factory which benefitted around 200 workers at Unijules Lifesciences Limited,Â Kalmeshwer.
These activities were supported by various individuals who helped raise funds for noble charitable activities.