Walkathon for Orphan Free India and Clean Environment
Elliots Beach, Besant Nagar
Inner Wheel District 323 conducted a Walkathon to create awareness on
making India Orphan Free - promoting our theme of Mission Mamta.
We also aimed to create awareness on a clean and healthy environment.
Thirty Clubs of the District participated in the joint program - Walkathon at
Elliots Beach, Besant Nagar on Sept 22, 2019, 6.30 am. The beach being car
free on Sundays has a good walker’s crowd and therefore the walkathon was
well received by the morning walkers and joggers.
District Chairman Nallini Olivannan spearheaded the walk. Chief Guest Ms.
Veena Kumaravel CEO- Naturals flagged of the walkathon and joined the
Members from various Clubs joined the walkathon including the family
members. Members also distributed bills that created awareness on Orphan
Free India. Every participant in the walkathon had posters on their backs
depicting the initiative of Orphan free India.
The Walkathon was well covered by the press. More than 250 members
participated in the Walkathon.