Rotary club of Gudur, one of the oldest club in RID 3160 was provisionally started in the year 1962 and received its charter in the year January 1963. It was the initiative of Dodla Sundarami Reddy which resulted in the formation of the club with some of the elite of Gudur town. The Club was sponsored by Rotary club of Nellore.
The Club had members from varying business backgrounds like Mica exports, Finance, Agriculture, Lemon business and from varied professions like Medicine, engineering, law and business administration. Most of the charter members continued their membership in the club till their last breath.