Rotary club of Chennai Thiruvanmiyur Presents Chennai Hero Awards

Every year Rotary club of Chennai Thiruvanmiyur has been recognizing the selfless service of individuals for the greater good of the society.   Many of the awardees have been Unsung Heroes and such recognitions brought them to Lime light making sure that they are encouraged to More service as well as being Looked upon  as Role models in the society.

This year, it has been a privilege and honor to recognize 10 such individuals who have risen above everyone in terms of what they do for the world to be a better place. 

Sl.NoNameInstitution Citation
1Ms Merlia ShaukatMadhi FoundationPassion for promoting Equity in learning and working towards eliminating the Foundational Learning Crisis in India
2Arun KrishnamurthyEFIAn environtalist par excellence has been spearheading restoring more than 100s of lakes/ponds in the city and creating awareness about our environment
3Ravin CarrCarrEven during pandemic taking the lead to take care of those helpless Migrants and enabling them to get back to their home town, providing them with food and other necessities.
4Shanti RameshVrikshamliving for the Special children, caring them, nurturing them and trying to make them come to the mainstream as early as possible
5Brother RomanusKarunai IllamFor providing Care and comfort to those who don’t even know themselves – the mentally challenged destitute men in Karunai Illam
6V.K.MurugezhilanGHS – Thoraipakkamone Government school  teacher who has made a mark in the sports arena through making lots of his students to become medal winners
7Dr. KrishnaveniUPHC – RA Puramfor providing yeomen service tirelessly to those underprivileged who come in for Medical Care at the Urban Primary Health center
8Ms KowmariiAdoptFor living a life for the animals and providing for them and ensuring that the animals are taken care of like humans
9Ms Chrystal EdsonAdyar TimesAn intrapreneur who is married to the ideal of community Service and who by ensuring that Adyar times is successful in serving the society
10Mr Santhosh ChelakkaraICF – ChennaiFor yeomen service to those in need of the life saving liquid Gold – Blood and ensuring that donors are matched with recipients every time

These awards were presented in a gala event held on 27th February 2021.