Club Number : 22695 District : R.I. District 3020 Formation Day : 12.12.84 Charter Day : 24.04.85 Club Meets : Every Sunday at Hotel Gateway, M G Road, Vijayawada - 520 010, Andhra Pradesh, INDIA INDIA Membership of 1st Jul 2017 – 605
Answering a need for a new Rotary Club in the city for the younger generation of businessmen and professionals, the Rotary Club of Vijayawada Mid - Town came into being on 12th December, 1984. It was the idea of the then district Governor G. Mangaraj to promote a new rotary club comprising young members and drafted Rtn. Aki Anjaneyulu for the job. The credit for all the hard work and imagination that go into formation of the new club belongs to Rtn. Aki Anjaneyulu, the Governors Special Representative. The venerable member of Rotary Club of Vijayawada left no stone unturned in ensuring a quality membership coming from diverse professions, vocations and backgrounds.
Rotary Club of Vijayawada Mid Town was started in 1985 and it is among the largest 25 clubs of the world and also it is the largest club in Asia. Our Club members include Doctors in various specialties, Engineers, Advocates, Charted Accountants, Income Tax Professionals & Various Business Entrepreneurs who are extending their support to help the poor & needy in different ways. Fun, Frolic and fellowship which are hall marks of this exciting club seamlessly merge with our motto of service above self.
We meet every Sunday in Hotel Minerva Grand at 10am for our weekly meeting. We invite prominent people or leaders in their profession as speakers to our meetings, to motivate our members to participate in service to the community and also to enhance their knowledge in education, health, vocations & society.
Some of the eminent speakers who visited our club are Sri Nadendla Manohar, Sri Jayaprakesh Narayan, Sri Undavalli Arun Kumar, Sri Yandamur Veerendranath, Sri Jonnavithula Ramalingesware Rao and Sri Garikapati Nrasimha Rao.