Several of us Rotarians on ROTI or Rotarians On The Internet are starting a Rotary Action Group for Endangered Species. We have a Facebook page up and running so those of you on Facebook please share our page and join this war against the exploitation of the rhino and elephant. Endangered Species Facebook Our logo by Paula Wiegmink from [...]
Short, humorous and to the point.
We will do better with our Facebook page next year!
Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #16 COOLAMON AND GANMAIN HOSPITAL FETE Well we volunteered for the chocolate wheel again this year for our annual hospital fete. We came and we worked but it was hard going due to the lack of numbers this year. Maybe a sign of the times but we found it hard to [...]
A good day for Rotarians to donate to the Polio Plus campaign. Click on the End Polio Now logo above for the full story and to donate. There is a US$945 million funding gap in the fight to end polio. What’s the impact? Campaigns in 33 countries will be cancelled and 94 million children [...]
Past RI President Bill Boyd and PDG Henry Gardiner Today being International Peace Day 2012 was a fitting way to start the Wagga Wagga Peace Conference. We had three members form Coolamon Rotary attend, Neil Munro, Dick Jennings and John Glassford. Presentations today included welcome to Wiradjuri Country by Elder Uncle Stan Grant. Mayor [...]
The average age of the employees at the Vita Needle Company, a needle and tubing factory near Boston, is an amazing 74 years. Vita Needle Web Site Rosa is now 100 years young and still working at Vita Needle!
ShelterBox Response Teams (SRTs) have been in the Philippines over the past month delivering much needed aid to families whose homes were flooded by Tropical Storm Haikui. Dams on nearby rivers broke and the monsoon storm poured 30 centimetres of rain on the capital Manila, the worst downpour it had seen in three years, causing [...]
A farewell dinner for the GSE team traveling to Kansas in September was held at the home of Paul and Judy Cox in Orange. Almost 50 guests enjoyed a dinner prepared by Judy and the members and wives of the Rotary Club of Orange Calare. Special guests included DG Greg Brown and Lyn, PDG and GSE [...]
Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin # 5 DINNER MEETING JULY 30th. 2012 We had 27 members, guests and visiting Rotarians attend tonight’s meeting. Hannah Bushell and Jarrod McPherson President Paul Weston welcomed all our visiting guests to our meeting. We had the pleasure of two guest speakers tonight: Jarrod McPherson and Hannah Bushell, Jarrod’s fiancee. Jarrod [...]
Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin # 4 VISIONING MEETING DINNER JULY 23rd 2012 President Paul welcomed all present and especially John Burns on his return from 2 weeks in China with his wife Val. They took over 2,000 photos had numerous Chinese banquets and were amazed by all the new technology with wealth and poverty on [...]
Here is one very good reason to join Rotary. Rotary International – Kenya from John Shephard on Vimeo.
Two graduates of the professional development program at the Rotary Peace Centers at Chulalongkorn University, Erinma Bell and Charles Allen team up on a project to inspire young Sudanese youth living in Melbourne, Australia to become active leaders in their community. Practicing Peace from Rotary International on Vimeo.
If the video does not show try to right click and reload frame. It is worth watching. A profile of RI President Sakuji Tanaka EN from Rotary International on Vimeo.
One of the best projects of Rotary started by a small club in England the idea of Rotarian Tom Henderson. Brilliant work.
We will post videos of what Rotary does on our web site so that we can all learn what the International in Rotary actually means.
The President helping a cleanup effort in his neighbourhood in Japan. A new Rotary year has begun, and with it several programs aimed at helping clubs and districts enhance their projects, share information, and increase membership. In addition, a new group of leaders will take over at the club, district, and international levels. New [...]
Today July 1st begins a new Rotary year for Rotarians all round the world. Peace Through Service
At the District 9700 change over last night Coolamon Rotarian John Glassford was awarded the ROTIan of the year award from the members of this Rotary International Fellowship called ROTI or Rotarians On The Internet. IPDG Ian Simpson presents the ROTIan ROTY Award to John Glassford photo by PDG John Egan. Full story click on [...]