Some Projects and Services of last 38 years
The pride project of the Club is the Rotary School and College at Mirpur, Dhaka.
The Club has Contributed more than Tk. 50 lac for its construction and maintenance from
the club fund and member's contributions. The project was taken up as an adult literacy
center in 1976 and has blossomed into a full-fledged High School with about one thousand
students of the community.
The Club organized 161 eye camps and in these camps more than 1, 55,000 patients were
treated and 12,600 cataract operations were successfully conducted.
We were the first club to have donated intraocular lenses to poor patients during 1990 -1991.
The Club organized Braille Library of BNSB and donated a number of radio tape recorders with cassettes.
The Club also donated Radio and Cassettes to visually handicapped centre at Asadgate. Mohammadpur, Dhaka,
A Rotary Club from Japan also joined in this project.
The Club organized three Rotaract Clubs namely The Rotaract Club of Dhaka North West, Rotaract Club of
Jahangirnagar University and The Rotaract Club of Mahanagar North West.
The Club awarded Scholarships to more than 1000 meritorious but poor students of different Schools,
Universities and Colleges in Bangladesh and donated lump sum grants to 60 students and other needy individuals.
Two students, one at the Dhaka Medical College Hospital and the other at BUET, finished their studies and are
fruitfully employed now . They have been receiving scholarships from the club since the beginning of their studies
in these institutions. Last year three more students have been included in this programme. The Club has a permanent
The Club donated cash money, clothes and medicines to flood victims of Rajshahi in 1987, Moulovi Bazar (Sylbet)
in 1983, Tangail in 1983, Dhaka in 1984, Rangpur in 1995, Sureshwar in 1986, Dhaka in bigger scale in 1988,
Sandwip area in 1990-91, and Sylhet area in 1990-91. The Club reconstructed 22 houses in and around Dhaka
and in villages in Gazipur, Tongis , at a cost of Tk. 1,10,000 and also reconstructed Khairpur Primary School
(Kishoregonj District and Sureshwar Primary School . The Club constructed tin sheds for ten poor families at a
cost of Tk, 100,000 in 1991 at village Shawruphathirn Pirojpur. The club participted with Sylhet Midtown for
malaria eradication programme.