TRF Grants officer visits D 3054

From L: Suresh Poddar, TRF’s Regional Grants Officer Chandra Palmer, Kiran Poddar and DRFC Ramesh Agrawal with the Principal of one of the schools.
From L: Suresh Poddar, TRF’s Regional Grants Officer Chandra Palmer, Kiran Poddar and DRFC Ramesh Agrawal with the Principal of one of the schools.

Chandra Palmer, Regional Grants Officer from The Rotary Foundation, visited different projects of RI District 3054 in Jaipur and Ahmedabad that are being implemented through TRF grants. During her four-day visit she explained to the Rotarians various steps required for sanction of Global Grant Applications, including the incoming Community Assessment Scheme.

She was accompanied by DRFC Ramesh Agrawal to a project where TRF helped a school for ­differently-abled children, where classes were given additional equipment. Another project she visited has been done with funds from AKS member Suresh Poddar. She noted how Rotary has changed the ­complete scenario of 11 rural schools in Gram Jaitpura, Dhodser, ­Bhojwala, etc.

Later she visited the famous Jaipur Foot project, where TRF has provided different global grants for artificial limbs and she interacted with the beneficiaries. The process of manufacturing and fitting of ­artificial limbs was explained to her.

In Ahmedabad, she addressed a seminar on Grant Management and later visited some of the projects of TRF, including one at the SMVS Hospital at Gandhinagar, where TRF is going to install a critical kidney care unit with the help or RC Vijapur. Near Himmatnagar she visited a few toilet projects.

One comment on “TRF Grants officer visits D 3054

  • Jul 05 2018 at 7:26 am
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    Rotary needs excellent partners to help community. Congrats Tata for giving a good amount to TRF…👏👏
    Our RI President Barry Rassin inspired us this year to do more for the community, especially for Rotary branding. 👍

    • Rotary Club : Rishikesh 3080
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