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Rotary ‘Gift of Life’ (India) project is a signature project of Rotary Club Rajouri to arrange ‘free heart surgery’ for economically weak children up to the age of 18 years, suffering from congenital heart diseases. Rotary Club of Rajouri in Jammu and Kashmir promotes this Rotary peace project of love is beyond borders, caste, creed, religion, race and colour. Through “Gift of Life” program, Rotary is giving life to children born to die thereby touching, changing and making difference to lives of many from all parts of India and beyond borders. This project is classic example how Rotary can promote peace and understanding between nations through international community service. These children cannot afford high cost of surgery and have no access to quality medical care. But you can sponsor a child for surgery thereby eliminating suffering and saving life. Your donations will help to get a new life for a child. “Gift of Life” aspires to give quality lives to approximately 300 children per year, suffering from heart ailments, by arranging heart surgery at best available specialist hospitals in New Delhi, Kochi and other parts of country.

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Biography

K K Langer, MPHF was born in Akhnoor town and grew up in border town Rajouri in Jammu and Kashmir. In school, he joined National Cadet Corps (NCC) to undertake community service. After graduating, he embarked on the career in Investment Consultancy. Post Indo Pak war in 1971, he raised a charity organisation for welfare of war widows. In 1995, he got a honarary rank ‘Chief Warden’ Civil Defence Rajouri by J&K Govt. in recognition of his excellent support in frontline emergency services and was awarded with prestigious DG Disk and commendation certificate. He also promoted a charitable trust to build schools as a tool of social reconstruction in border areas of Rajouri.
He started his Rotary journey as Charter President by forming Rotary Club in Rajouri in 2008. He served Rotary in various positions. His involvement in Rotary mushroomed as did his passion for enabling life-saving cardiac surgery for poor children under Rotary Gift of Life Program . His zeal enabled him to arrange for many mega medical screening camps. He also sponsors adult heart surgeries through his family run charitable trust. His all family members are PHF and are involved in the cause of Rotary. Almost 80 % poor chidren of J&K suffering from congenital heart disease have been cured because of his generous efforts.

At our website, it doesn’t matter what you’re interested in – health and wellness, finances or personal relationships. Our dedicated experts are here to support you and provide you with insightful and trustworthy information in every domain. You can trust us to keep you up-to-date with the latest news and research, and we will share our knowledge and experience with you to help you enhance your lifestyle.

We pride ourselves on providing educational, engaging, and relevant content that speaks directly to your needs, regardless of your background or goals. We are always here to help, so if you have any questions, comments, or suggestions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us. Thank you for visiting us, and we hope you find our website helpful in fulfilling your needs and achieving your goals!

Rotary service activities

  • 2008-10 Charter President. ( Developed Pediatric Care Unit in Government Hospital Rajouri, Joined Rotary Gift of Life
    Project as Chief Coordinator J&K for arranging surgeries for poor children suffering from congential heart disease.)
  • 2010-11  Club Foundation Committee Chair. (Facilitated club and district to arrange vital medical surgery camps in border areas of Jammu and Kashmir.) 
  • 2011-12 Assistant Governor. ( Assisted various clubs in finding matching grant partners for service projects.)
  • 2013-14 Club Executive Secretary. (Assisted in the Rotary Mega Health Camp Udhampur for 14 days wherein 2700 surgeries of various organs were performed. Arranged cardiac surgery Camps in Jammu and Srinagar. Elevated as Coordinator North West India in Rotary Gift of Life Project for arranging surgeries from North West part of India )
  • 2014-15 District Community Service Chair. ( Felicitated by Union Minister Sh. Farooq Abdullah for the efforts to benefit children with life-threatening cardiac problems. Arranged Rotary Gift of Life Camps in Jammu and Kashmir.)
  • 2015-16  Successfully crossed 637 heart surgeries for poor children below 18 years.
  • 2016-2022 Served at prestigious posts of Rotary International including Community Service Chairs and worked as Advisor in Rotary District.

Non-Rotary service activities

  •  1962:  Joined National Cadet Corps. Post Indo Pak War 1965, part of the Rehabiliation Team of NCC in Rajouri.
  • 1972: Post Indo Pak War 1972, raised a charity orgainisation to run livelihood projects for the welfare of the war widows.
  • 1995: Appointed as Chief Warden, J&K Civil Defence ( a volunteer organisation) for specialised response in natural and man made disasters. 
  • 2007: Promoted charitable trust for building schools to promote education among border area residents.
  • 2009: Became Member National Rural Health Mission, Govt of J&K.
  • 2010: Became Member Child Protection, Government of India 
  • 2011: Became Patron, Red Cross Society of India, J&K Chapter
  • 2012: Became Member Rogi Kalyan Samiti, Govt of J&K
  • 2013: His charitable trust started sponsoring Adult Heart surgeries in tie up with National Heart Institute New Delhi.
  • 2014: His trust VLET provided 200 shelter kits to Red Cross Society of India in response to massive floods in J&K. The kits were imported through Disaster Aid, Australia.
  • 2014- 2023: Continuing serving community in various capacity as social volunteer.