Little girl bats for Jumbo

Serena turned 9 on March 25th and even though she lives far away in the snowy climes of Geneva she is aware of the harsh treatment of elephants in India. On her 9th birthday Serena could have thought entirely of herself, instead she has chosen to make a birthday gift to the Rotary Club of […]

Committee Report: Animal Welfare Committee

Members – Chairman Bipin Vazirani and Co-Chair Priyasri Patodia, Hiren Kara, Ramon Kriplani, Framoze Mehta, Samir Chinai Director – Madhusudan Daga Future Project for BSPCA-Bombay Society For The Prevention Of Cruelty To Animals:-Ongoing – A vehicle with a ramp for moving injured large animals who treatment/ shelter/ sterilization – ECG machine for the ICU – […]


Animal Welfare Committee Update

The Animal Welfare Committee is hitting full stride. Working in tandem with the Cuffe Parade Residents Association (CPRA) they are on a mission to sterilize over 50 cats in the neighborhood. Chaired by Bipin Vazirani and Priyasri Patodia, the Committee has been privy to a survey of the area and the identification of the cats. […]


Animal Welfare Committee Report 2016

In addition to donating four Animal Ambulances, the Animal Welfare Committee also recently supported a fund-raising concert which was organized by the Stop- Gap Academy for the Welfare of Stray Dogs (WSD) on the 14th October. Hosted by Cyrus Broacha, the concert was attended by over 750 people and made a collection of 5 lakhs […]


Fund-raiser For Welfare Of Stray Dogs

The Animal Welfare Committee (Chaired by Priyasri Patodia / Director Samir Chinai) supported a fund-raising concert which was organized by the Stop-Gap Academy for the Welfare of Stray Dogs (WSD) on the 14th October at St Andrew’s Auditorium, Bandra. Hosted by Cyrus Attended by over 750 people, the concert made a collection of 5 lakhs […]

Real Impact

“I was driving back from the Cancer Awareness camp organized at a BY School in Byculla on the 29th September, and suddenly my son Ishan, who was in the front seat, shouted that the garbage dumper ahead of our car had run over a stray dog. Our car passed it in a flash but Alok Sehsaria and I, who were deep in conversation […]


Service Box Nets Over Rs. 13k For Animal Welfare

The Club’s Service Box made an appearance at the meeting of September 29, with the collection being earmarked for the Animal Welfare Committee. And it did quite well, indeed! Joint Hon. Secretary Framroze Mehta announced at the end of the meeting that a total of Rs. 13,470 has been collected and will be utilised by […]


The Animal Welfare Committee Begins The Year With Furry Fun

The G.K. Marg School students were in for a surprise when instead of a coordinator entering their classrooms on Skill Development Day, they had a dog, named Rani, who came in with her master Mr. Abodh Aras of the Welfare of Stray Animals. He revealed that Rani was a stray rescued from the streets and […]