At inner wheel the ladies put up special time from their daily routine
to give service to needful, again with enjoyment.
Inner Wheel clubs, districts and countries take part in a wide range of work for charities and causes across the world with the aim to give people Happier Futures and Better Lives
In 1923, Mrs. Margarette Golding, wife of Rotarian Oliver Golding initiated a women's organization. In 1924, wives of Rotarians of Manchester Club adopted the title INNER WHEEL, the objects being "Friendship and Service". Inaugural meeting of IWC Manchester (Great Britain) was held on 10th January 1924 that continues to be celebrated as International Inner Wheel Day. On 6th May 1934, Association of Inner Wheel Clubs in Great Britain and Ireland came into being. Since 1936, newly formed clubs started getting the Charter - Certificate of Membership. In 1967, International Inner Wheel (IIW) was formed. Today, IIW is one of the largest women's organizations comprising 4 Associations in GB & I, Australia, India and USA, having over 100,000 members spread across 103 countries
Inner Wheel came to India with the formation of Inner Wheel Club of Ahmedabad in 1955. The 1st District in India No. 75 was formed in 1965, now called Dist.305, 2nd Dist. 315 in 1966, 3rd Dist. 317 in 1967-68 and 4th Dist. 310 in 1968-69.
Darshana Shah is a Graduate in BSc Home Science , Majoring in Community Resource Management .
Married to Rtn Miten Shah , blessed with 2 boys Bhavya and Samvar ,
Born to Dr J.C.Madhani and Savita Madhani . Service to humanity has always been an integral part of her life. As taught by her parents
"Humanity is above all religion ."
Darshana is quiet, humble and fun loving. She loves to dance and mathematics has always been her favourite subject , she is a believer in the philosophies of Jainism .
Past President Nisha Agarwal introduced her to Innerwheel club of Bombay Hanging Garden in 2006-7 ,
She has been Charter Executive committee member.
While serving as ISO in 2009-10 , she was the 1st ISO of the club to exchange an international flag with IWC Antwerpen 2.
She was Hon Club treasurer in 2010-11 & 2012-13 ,
As the Hon Club secretary in 2013-14 , along with president Nirupal they both bagged the runners up trophy for the best president-secretary duo.
Darshana has served as hon. secretary of Gowalia Tank Gamdevi ALM in the year 2014 and has been actively involved in various reforms of the locality She Actively participated in the tree plantation project initiated by the BMC last year.
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