Guwahati News Desk: On the occasion of the first anniversary of the Chocolate Room Café of Tezpur various notable dignitaries from Guwahati and Tezpur including enthusiastic youth from different socio-cultural organizations across Tezpur were present in the event.
Upendra Nath Sharma, Chairperson of Governing Body of Darrang College and Principal of Inspire Academy; Subhasis Bhattacharjee, Deputy Producer of News 18; Depali Devi, Writer and Ramen Goswami, Social Worker and Asst. PF Commissioner of ATEPFO (Rtd.) were the prime dignitaries of the event who were also felicitated in the event.
The Chocolate Room Café is working to create a platform for the youth who are doing some exceptional work for the development of the society. The event is also organized to felicitate the young social workers.
In the event, Rahul Bora, Research Scholar of Tezpur University and Arpana Choudhury, Founder of XOBDO and UCI Foundation were felicitated.
Cake Mixing Ceremony was also organized for the first time in Tezpur where several Food bloggers, Foodies Destiny and Silent Bong from Tezpur actively participated in the event led by Brewmaster of the café Karam Pritamjeet Singha.
The co-owner of the Café Rajashree Goswami said, “The entire one year journey of TCR Tezpur is remarkable. From the day of its inception, TCR is committed to its social-economic accountabilities. And most importantly we are committed to our values like giving platforms to the youth of the city to share their struggles, their narratives their inspiring stories.”
“Moreover, we believe in creating a network of positivity amid all the chaos. In the last one year we are overwhelmed with the response we get. We are thankful to everyone who supported us in this entire journey of one year, in all our ups and downs. I am also grateful to my team for their constructive outlook towards work and forming a healthy work environment”, Goswami added.
Anup Sinha, another co-worker said, “We have faced and gone through many ups and downs in the entire year, but it is the hard work, dedication and determination of each of us present in the team that kept us going and made this day possible. We are thankful everyone connected to this café and helping us to grow.”