Archive for March, 2011

Japanese authorities express ‘deepest respect’ for ShelterBox’s work

March 31, 2011

L/R: Kahoh (9 years old ), Rah (father, Rie Hatakeyama (mother) and 11 month old Yasushi. Lifesaving aid from ShelterBox is helping families in Japan as they begin to rebuild their lives after the earthquake and tsunami that hit the country on March 11. The charity’s work is being welcomed by officials in Japan’s Prefectural … Read more…

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Make no small plans

March 26, 2011

Make No Small Plans EN from Rotary International on Vimeo. With a US$300,000 grant from The Rotary Foundation, the Rotary clubs of Calcutta Metropolitan, West Bengal, India, and Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada, brought health care, education, sanitation, clean water, vocational training, and microcredit loans to more than 50,000 villagers in rural India.

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Rotary Minute: What will Rotary be in the future?

March 26, 2011

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Bingo in Coolamon a Community Project

March 23, 2011

Ray Foley hard at it; we are going to miss you Ray! Here is one of the many projects that we support in our small community, Bingo, every second Thursday in the month.  The funds we raise go towards supplying itenms of need for the local hospital.  This year we will be buying television sets … Read more…

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The Meaning of Life

March 23, 2011

The Meaning of Life !! by Santé et beauté pour tous!! Thanks to Jon Deisher from Anchorage in Aalska for this one. The illustrations and the captions are from the book “Be Happy: A Little Book to Help You Live a Happy Life” (2007) by Monica Sheehan. The music is “Cuore di Sabbia” (Sand Heart) … Read more…

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