Rotary members of Rotary Club of Bandar Sungai Petani and Rotaract Club of AIMST University gathered at the home of The Rotary Foundation Chair Sanmugam's home for fellowship on 25 October to commemorate World Polio Day on 24 October. We learned more and raised funds for Rotary's effort to eradicate polio globally. We express our deepest appreciation to TRF Chair Sanmugam and spouse for hosting the event at their home.
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Medical Camp at SJKT Saraswathy by Rotaract Club of AIMST University in collaboration with Pantai Hospital Laguna Merbok
On 13 August, AIMST University students and lecturers spent their Saturday morning running a medical screening camp for the residents of Kampung Kuala Sin, near Bukit Selambau, Kuala Muda District. 20 medical students, 3 dental students, 4 Rotaract members, 12 lecturers including Deputy Vice Chancellor & Rotarian Prof Dr Rajesh were present to help screen the residents for health issues. 39 members of the community came forward for the checkup.
President Thiaggu, and Rotarians Moorthy and Dr Parthiban went into action yesterday to obtain and deliver some items of urgent need for Baling flood victims in in the community of Tanjung Merbau, at the bank of Sungai Kupang. Lotus's sponsored 15 stoves and 30 rice cookers. RM 1,514 was approved by the District Disaster Relief Committee for this project. This was for kettles. The object was to quickly get the community back on their feet in self-supply of drinking water and rapidly restore their kitchen function. Rotaractors from AIMST University were an immense help. Our First Lady Shareta was also in action.
Rotarians Choo, Dhanesh and Jeevan attended a Medical Screening Camp for residents of Sungai Division with students and lecturers of AIMST University at SJKT Palanisamy Kumaran today.
Rotarians Charter President Dato' Dr Subramaniam and Shanmuganathan delivered stretchers to AIMST University student hostels for emergency use.
Rotary Club of Bandar Sungai Petani donated 4 wheelchairs to be used by students who require them on temporary basis. Rotarians (Charter President) Dato' Dr Subramaniam and (Past President) Shanmuganathan delivered the wheelchairs to the university.
Lecturers and students of the Community Medicine Department of the Faculty of Medicine, AIMST University with Rotaract Club of AIMST University and Rotary Club of Bandar Sungai Petani ran a community medical camp for residents of Mukim Simpor at Dewan Simpor today. This is a predominantly fishing and rice cultivating community in Kuala Muda district.
Specialists from the departments of Internal Medicine, Surgery, Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ophthalmology were also present to provide expert consultation for those with medical problems detected during screening.
We hope to improve the health and awareness of our community via these targeted medical camp programs.
Rotaract Club of AIMST University's Secret Santa on 27.12 2020 - Sunday
1) 4.00 p.m - Pusat Jagaan Rumah Kebajikan Anak Yatim Arutiyothi Vallalar Lot. 147, Lorong 5, Taman Sutera Batu 2, Jalan Kuala Ketil, Kedah, 08000 Sungai Petani
-> Distribution of Shoes, Chocolates and Other Collected Goods
-> Leave Pusat Jagaan Rumah Kebajikan Anak Yatim Arutiyothi Vallalar
2) 6.00 pm - Pusat Jagaan Glory Children Care 14-D, Jalan Syed Osman Idid, Kampung Teroi, 08000 Sungai Petani, Kedah
-> Distribution of Hampers, Chocolates and Other Collected Goods
-> Provide Dinner
Pusat Jagaan Rumah Kebajikan Anak Yatim Arutiyothi Vallalar
Pusat Jagaan Glory Children Care
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