Rotary Club of Chennai Galaxy (Club No. 61151 | Inaugurated on 16th December 2002 | Chartered on 5th February 2003) is part of Rotary International District 3230, and is based out of Chennai in the South Eastern State of Tamil Nadu in India.
Rotary Club of Chennai Galaxy is one of the young and vibrant clubs in RI District 3230. It was chartered in 2003, and since then has made steady strides in its growth and its contributions to the community. Our Club has consistently found place among the top clubs in the District since its inceptiion and plays an active role both in service to the community and also in fostering friendship and fellowship in our club and also with Rotarians in our District and all over the world.
Our members are a good mix - age and experience on one hand and youthful energy and enthusiasm on the other. The average age group of our club is around 35, and the club has 51 members as on June 2013. Our members are from varied classifications and are well established in their respective fields of work.
Rotary Club of Chennai Galaxy has two permanent projects - "Project Siranjeevi" aimed at a Thalassemia free India and our adopted village at Manampathy in Chengalpet Taluk, Kancheepuram District. We also take up regular projects in our adopted schools and various other service initiatives like medical camps and assistance regular Blood Donation Camps, Education Assistance, Vocational Training, Aid to Disabled, care for aged and so on.
Our Club has been very active in the District level, with many of our members holding important posts in the district team every year. We also take an active part in all events organised by the district and have very regular joint meets with other clubs in and outside the district.
Our Inner wheel Club of Chennai Galaxy is also very active, undertaking many projects individually and jointly with our club. We have an active Rotaract Club and three Interact Clubs and an Annets Club. Rotaract Club of Spectrum, sponsored by Rotary Club of Chennai galaxy is one of the largest community based Rotaract Clubs in the district.
At Galaxy, families of Rotarians are given a lot of emphasis. We give a lot of importance to family participation events. We have monthly family events, picnics, movie outings, talent shows, sports events, local and international tours etc. We also have regular visits between members along with families to each other's homes, where the participants exchange our Club's "Friendship Basket"
We meet at Hotel Courtyard by Marriott every Monday at 7.30 PM.