Life Comes to Full Circle for Members of Second Innings
Members of Second Innings, an old age recreation centre under the aegis of Sudarshan Munjal Trust, celebrated its annual day at DLF Phase 1 Gurgaon with a plethora of activities. The programme started by team J.K.Dewan with Sai Bhajan. Punam Soni-Managing Trustee and Sanjeev Soni-Chairperson honoured Chief Guest Mr. & Mrs Suman Kant Munjal, and Guest of honour Charu Munjal.
Members of Second Innings performed various cultural programs such as a skit, musical show and dance. Suman Kant Munjal, Chairman of Rockman Industries said, “There is the dire need of centres like the Second Innings. I really appreciate the efforts of Punam Soni who is supporting seniors wholeheartedly.”
Col RC Chaddha from Global Foundation mesmerised all the guests and members present there with his melodious songs. Shyam Sunder Chibbar, a member of Second Innings said, “Our second inning is more beautiful than the first inning. We love to stay here. We love this homely environment. We really thank, Punam Soni for opening this centre.”
In her speech, Punam Soni said, “Everyone should have a definite goal in life. I am inspired by the ideals of my father. The members who join here get a new lease of life. Even lot of senior couple after joining here said that their life has changed a lot and this Second Innings has increased their life expectancy by a few more years. May God bless all my members and the whole team of Second Innings.”
Founded by Punam Soni in loving memory of her mother Sudarshan Munjal. "Second Innings Day Activity Centre has been built with a lot of warmth and attention to detail. It is aimed at giving love, care, affection and attention to the elders in the society. With lives getting busier and schedules getting longer, spending time with loved ones becomes tougher. Close interaction with many senior citizens made realise the need to begin a Day Activity Centre aimed at fulfilling the social and recreational needs of our elders," said Punam Soni.
The centre opens three days in a week that is on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. It has lots of fun-loving activities such as indoor games, yoga & meditation, acupressure & massage, singing classes, dance and painting training, outdoor visits and much.