Rotary is a global network of 1.2 million neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers who come together to make positive, lasting change in communities at home and abroad. For the first time since inception Madras School of Social Work has inaugurated a Chapter of Rotaract Club, sponsored by Rotary club of Kodambakkam on 7th Jan-2017. The inauguration was presided over by PDG. Rtn. G. Olivannan, Rotary International 3230, Rtn. Vishnu, Past President, Rotary club of Kodambakkam, Rtn. K. V. Anand, Dr. S. Raja Samuel, Principal, MSSW, Dr. Subashini Dean, MSSW and Dr. C. Francis, Head, MSW (SF).
Rtn. G. Olivannan provided valuable insights of his experience on “How to serve the community” and Mr. Krishnamurthy, President, Rotary club of Kodambakkam on the history and the reputation of the Rotary International emphasizing on the value of membership in it. The office bearers of the newly formed club were Mr. C. Sooryaprakash, I MSW(SF) as the President, Ms. Antoleena Daisy Morale, I MSW(SF) as the Secretary and Ms. Anusha Narayan, I MSW(SF) as the Treasurer who were inducted by Rtn. Srinivasan, District Chairman of Rotaract.