On the 30th of August 2019, the Career Guidance Unit of the University of Kelaniya was filled with 30 enthusiastic Rotaractors. For what? It was for none other than, The Rotaract District Orientation- 2019 for the Rotaract Club of University of Kelaniya.
It was organized by the Club Service Avenue and was conducted by the Assistant Rotaract District Secreatary & Coordinator Rtr. Kithmee De Silva and the District Guide Club Coordinator, Joint District Professional Development Director Rtr. IPP Paveen Perera.
The first session was about Introducing what Rotaract is, the history, and the impact of Rotaract and Rotaractors to the society.Giving an insight into what Rotaract does was a very important part of the first session.
The first session concluded with an ice breaker that helped the participants to understand and express themselves about what they love.
The second session continued discussing the structure of Rotaract and the strength offered to Rotaract by Rotary.
Then the President for the year 2019/20, Rtr. Rivi Wijeratne took over the session to introduce the newly appointed board of directors of the Rotaract Club of University of Kelaniya and the future plans of the club.
The day ended with an online quiz that summarized the things learnt in all the sessions. Co- editor Rtr. Ravindy Siriwardane received the first place of the quiz.
Tokens of appreciation were presented to the Assistant Rotaract District Secreatary & Coordinator Rtr. Kithmee De Silva and the District Guide Club Coordinator, Joint District Professional Development Director Rtr. IPP Paveen Perera appreciating their enormous contribution towards making the programme a huge success.
It was indeed a memorable day filled with both fun and knowledge.
Viva la Rotaract!
Rtr. Isuri Sasanika Gunatilake