Family Of Rotary Day: RC Umuahia Fetes Members, Guests, Others
The Rotary Club of Umuahia, District 9142 on Saturday 11th December 2021 held her family of rotary day in grand style.
Speaking during the event which took place at Unique Life Hotel, Umuahia, Abia State, the Visionary President of the Club, Rtn. Ugochukwu Ajawara pointed out that the club recognises the importance of the family as the basic component of society.
Ajawara harped the need to encourage generations of Rotarians as an important part of Rotary’s future, maintaining that Rotary is a family and families of Rotarians are important too.
Ajawara who further disclosed that sharing joys of being a Rotarian with families is key to retention and friendship, reiterated the Club’s resolve to annually share joys of families in their Rotary activities and events.
Rtn. Ajawara used the forum to reiterate his commitment to the Club and his ambition to push the Club to the next level of growth and development, even as he appreciated members for their unalloyed support and co-operation within the first quarter of the Rotary Year.
Lending her voice, the District Governor Elect, DGE Grace Okaro disclosed that Family of Rotary Day creates a setting where families of Rotarians come together to familiarize, build a relationship and also observe personally what Rotarians do in the Club.
She encouraged members to consistently serve the Club and humanity with their the 4Ts (Time, Talent, Treasure and Thought), maintaining that Rotary holds service to humanity very high and provides for the community where it exist.
In their respective speeches, the Assistant Governor zone 5, AG Ekele Ochiabuto and Past Assistant Governor, PAG Chimdi Oluoha disclosed that Family of Rotary Day volunteered Clubs the opportunity to review of her activities within the first quarter of the Rotary Year and also served as an avenue for cohesion and in turn increase friendship.
It was observed that the Club in keeping with her annual tradition ensured that Rotarians, their families and friends had a good time as it rolled out the drums to mark the occasion.