Anns & Annets

Ann’s Corner

The wives of Rotarians are addressed as Anns. Texcity is proud of its vibrant Anns Club that raises funds and does projects to serve the community in its own right. The leadership mantle changes every year giving the Anns a chance to exhibit and hone their leadership and organizational skills.

#Project NameProject FileDescription
1 Domestic Violence and Sex Discrimination- A 2 Day Workshop for rural women

A 2 day workshop was conducted for forty rural women from settlements around Vedapatti.The Project was Inaugurated by Ann.Daisy Kuriachan. The workshop was conducted by four doctors and six volunteers from PSG Rural Health Center. Ann Sindhu Brijesh and Ann Sumi also volunteered at the workshop. Anns club provided snacks for the participants on both days.

2 Sponsored Kabadi Team

Anns club sponsored new Team Jerseys and Shoes to the Kabadi Team of Corporation School Boys for participating in tournaments. These boys do not belong to any formal organization, they get together and practice under the street light in a dumping yard. They are coached by a former player who has volunteered his services. Some players from this group have been selected to represent the state. Rtn.Antony Johnson motivated the boys to continue their dedication and take their game to the next level. Ann Muthu has offered to give free physical training for those going into the next level, in her gym - Fitness One, RS Puram. Ann.Latha and Rtn.Vairavan encouraged the boys to keep up their good work.

3 Computer and UPS given to Ashirvad Spastic School

Anns Club provided a computer and UPS to Ashirvad Spastic School in RS Puram. The Project was sponsored by Rtn. Prasana. Ashirvad Spastic School offers early intervention services, home-management services, community based rehabilitation, vocational training, family counseling, medical intervention and residential skill training. It is run by Mrs. Prema Joseph through Coimbatore Spastic Trust.

4 Brest Feeding Awarness Program & Healthy Baby Contest

For World Breast Feeding Week our Anns Club conducted a breast feeding awareness program for young mothers and expectant mothers around Vedapatti Village. We also conducted a Healthy Baby contest, where children were judged based on various medical parameters. The first three winning babies were given special prizes. All the participating children were given gifts. Refreshments were also served to all participants and volunteers.

5 Dinner for 150 girls

Ann Sumithra Rajesh under “Project IGNITE – light a spark for your favourite cause”, provided dinner for 150 female Students of Coimbatore Seva Sangam School in RS Puram. Ann Latha Karthikeyan, Rtn. Prasanna, Rtn. C.Karthikeyan, Rtn. Rajesh and Annette. Rithika volunteered their services.

6 Krishna Jayanthi Celebrations with 300 Differentially Abled Children

Ann’s Club on the occasion of Krishna Jayanthi interacted with 300 Children affected by autism sheltered by Families for Children in Podanur. Dinner and sweets were also provided.

7 Sponsored for Lung Operation

Anns club sponsored in part for the operation of Forty year old, Mr Madhan Kumar, a conservatory worker in Saibaba Colony. He has two daughters 5yrs and 8yrs respectively and is the only earning member of the family. The affected portion of his right lung was removed in PSG Medical Hospital.

8 Sponsored Kabadi Team for Dindugal Tournament

Anns club sponsored the Kabadi Team of Corporation School Boys for participating in their next level of tournaments in Dindugal. These boys have been continuously winning all tournaments in Coimbatore and gained entry into the next level.

9 Free Eye Camp in Mullangadu Village

Anns Club along with Vakil Eye Clinic conducted a free Eye Camp in Mullangadu Village for the residents of Mullangadu and its neighbouring four villages. Rtn.PHF.Dr. Manoj Vakil along with his four staffs screened the villagers and advised them to eat a healthy balanced diet. Free Eye drops and tablets were given for 64 patients diagnosed with deficiencies and infections.

Annet’s Corner

The children of Rotarians are known as Annets. Texcity’s Annets start the leadership process very early. Not only do they participate actively in Texcity’s activities but run an Annets club of their own to connect with each other and make a difference to the community.

#Project NameProject FileDescription
1 Movie for Kids

Annets club organised a project for the kids of the home "Helping Hearts". The Kids were taken to the movie Kabali of Super Star Rajinikanth on the first day. The Kids were very happy and enjoyed the movie.

2 Computer donated to Govt. Higher secondary school

A Computer was donated by the Annets club to the Govt. Higher Sec. School, Alandurai, Coimbatore which was sponsored by Rtn. PHF Prasanna .K.

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