Bike Rally organized to create awareness for the Freedom Through Education (FTE) by Round Table 159, Ladies Circle 133, Round Table 3, and Ladies Circle 4. Building Classrooms for underprivileged schools.
In its commitment to enable a better education in the country via its Freedom Through Education (FTE) program, RT3, RT159, LC4 & LC133 has organized a bike rally as a publicity event to raise awareness of their Samaritan work done towards Road safety & building Classrooms and School Blocks for the underprivileged schools and students across the country.
Close to about 20 bikes are rallying in this event starting from Didar Motors, T. Nagar with a round trip via North Usman Road, Valluarkottam, and Chetput Signal.
Didar Motors is one of the leading two-wheeler dealerships of Chennai for over 5 decades. Along with Round table, India & Ladies circle India we intend to promote road safety and Covid safety measures to the general public on account of RTI week.
The event will be flagged off by Tr. Priyesh Shah, National President Round Table India, Tr. Kartic Ramesh, Area 2 Chairman, Cr. Prachi Shah, Area 2 Chairperson Ladies Circle India, Mr. K. B. Singh Kohli, MD, Didar Motors.
In the last 22 years, RTI has built over 7141 classrooms in over 3041 school projects, impacting the lives of more than 7.86 million underprivileged children. In the last 10 years, RTI has built on an average of one classroom a day, every day.
About ROUND TABLE INDIA (RTI)
Round Table India (RTI) is an integral part of a 93 years old Global movement called Round Table India. Round Table India focused on nation-building and striving to promote ‘service through fellowship’. Its global network spans over 160 cities and towns across the country, driven to contribute to society at large. Today, RTI has grown into a very strong non-profit association of more than 350 tables (chapters) across the nation.
RTI National Programs
Round Table India has over 10 different national-level initiatives that enable and empower various aspects of life right from education, education infrastructure, toilets, food supplies to name a few.
Freedom Through Education (FTE)
Of these Our flagship program, Freedom Through Education (FTE), involves building classrooms, toilets and providing other infrastructure like drinking water facilities, Library, Science lab, sanitary pad dispensers, etc. at schools across the country that cater to children from the less privileged sections of the society. In the last 22 years, RTI has built over 7141 classrooms in over 3041 school projects, impacting the lives of more than 7.86 million underprivileged children. In the last 10 years, RTI has built on an average one classroom a day, every day.
Round Table India Kitchen (RTI Kitchen)
During the time of National Lockdown due to the COVID crisis, Round Table India launched the initiative of “RTI Kitchen” under which, over 55 lac meals were distributed all over India in a span of 45 days. This was really appreciated and adopted by a lot of state governments across India.
RTI is a Zero Overhead Organization
Round Table India proudly claims itself to be a zero-overhead organization and every rupee of contribution received or fundraised goes directly into building schools and other community service activities for the less privileged. In addition to the financial support received from corporate donors, the members of Round Table India also contribute their funds towards the various projects thereby acting as force multipliers. Round Table India has robust checks and balances as well as audits in place for the smooth & effortless yet effective implementation of these social projects.