Madras Esplanade Round Table 30 & Madras Esplanade Ladies Circle 100
Madras Esplanade Round Table 30, a member of Round Table India, an organization of non-political and non-sectarian young men between the age group of 18-40 Years. Round Table India's aim is to promote service, fellowship and goodwill in National and International affairs. Over the last 8 years, Round Table has constructed 1500 schools spending over Rs. 80 Crores and educated over 750,000 children nationwide. There are totally around 200 Tables all over India dedicated to this noble cause. Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, Former President of India visited Chennai to inaugurate 55 classroom blocks that were constructed by Round Table India. Some of the other dignitaries who stand by Round Table India in their long term efforts include celebrities Ehsaan Noorani, Mrs. Gauri Khan, Mr. Madhavan, Mr. Ajay Devagan, Ms. Kajol, Mr. Arvind Swami and many others.
MELC 100 is a member of Ladies Circle India - a non profit organisation made up of the wives of members of the Round Table. We have over 1400 active members and 87 Circles spread throughout the country. Through our National Initiative "Educate to Enlighten" we strive to improve the lives of underprivileged women and children by providing scholarships and focusing on improvement of sanitation, health, educational tools, nutrition, school infrastructure. Our movement has been helping improve the lives of the needy for the past 43 years.