Awards & Recognition

Rotary Annual Fund Challenge 2022-23 Award

2022-23 Citation Award

The Rotary Club of Yala received the prestigious Rotary Presidential Citation Award for outstanding community service and leadership during the 2022-23 Rota Year. The award recognizes their dedication to making a positive impact and transforming lives globally. The criteria for earning the citation may vary each year, allowing clubs to achieve different levels of recognition.
Citation goals can be found in Rotary Club Central. To achieve the Rotary Citation, review all the available goals, select at least half of them, achieve those goals, and report your achievement in Rotary Club Central. All achievements need to be reported in Rotary Club Central by 30 June.

District Award & Recognition Program 2022-23

The Rotary Club of Yala achieved success during the Rotary District Awards & Recognition 2022-23. Rtn Gautam Shrestha, the club’s President, was honored with the Best President (Region 3) of the Year award. The club’s monthly bulletin received recognition as the Best Bulletin of the Year and was the 2nd Runner Up for the Signature Project Public Image category. The club also received the 100% Contribution Club award. Additionally, Rtn Lucky Nyachhyon Pradhan and Rtn Deepak Kumar Shrestha were appreciated for their roles as Secretary and AG respectively. In total, the Rotary Club of Yala won 6 awards during the ceremony.



Rota Year 2021-22 Award

Rotary club of Yala bagged 3 awards and 2 individual recognition in Rotary District Awards & Recognition 2021-22 that happened yesterday on 25 June 2022, in Hotel Yak & Yeti, Kathmandu.

Club Recognition

  1. First Runner Up – Club Bulletin
  2. 100% Membership Retention
  3. 100% Contributing Club to TRF

Individual Recognitions

  1. Dr. Sumitra Manandhar Gurung – Best President (Region 3)
  2. Sarita Shrestha – Chair GML (Region 3)

Rota Year 2019-20 Award
Rotary club of Yala bagged 3 awards (Club bulletin, Vocational Award and Service Project for Children) in “Rotary District Awards & Recognition 2019-20″ that happened yesterday on 2nd Oct 2021, in Hotel Soaltee.


Rota Year 2018-19 Award
Best Club Administration (First), Basic Education and Literacy Implementation (First), Disease Prevention and Treatment Award (Second).

Citation Award for Rtn Sarita Shrestha [2017-18]

Rotary International recognizes, with deep appreciation, Rtn. Sarita Shrestha for outstanding efforts in each of the Avenues of Service. We all congratulate Rtn. Sarita Shrestha.

Rotary clubs or individual Rotarian that achieve the goals listed in the Rotary Citation Brochure by the end of the Rotary year will earn the Rotary Citation. All activities need to be completed, reported, and reflected in the Rotary database by 30 June 2017.

Rotarian Spouse/Partner Service Year [2016-17]

The Board of Directors of Rotary International bestows this award on Bhabani Shrestha for Demonstrating Exemplary Humanitarian Service through Rotary. We all congratulate Bhabani Shrestha.

A. District Awards Presidential Citation Award

  • 1996-97 – Presidential Citation Award
  • 2001-02 – Service to women & children
  • 2007-08 – Best Club, Best Club Service, Best Vocational,Best International, President Citation Rtn Kiran Shrestha
  • 2011-12 – Best Secretary Rtn Sushil Bajracharya
  • 2012-13 – Best Secretary Runner Up – Rtn Surendra G Shrestha, Best Secretary Rtn Dilendra R Shrestha
  • 1999-2000 – Best President Rtn Dilendra Raj Shrestha International Service – 1st Prize, Club Reporting – 2nd Prize 2006-07 Best Club, Best Project , Best President – Rtn Urmila Shrestha

B. RI Awards

  • “Service Above Self” to Rtn Dilendra Raj Shrestha, Year 2008-09
  • RI Citation 4 avenues of service