Archive for August, 2011

Air Swimmers

August 31, 2011

Just love thnis good idea for a fund raising party.

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Breathtaking

August 31, 2011

Watch this right to the end, there are some good messages there, sent to us via ROTI or Rotarians On The Internet member John Challender. ENJOY!

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ShelterBox – World Humanitarian Day – 2011

August 31, 2011

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More Than a Goal. End Polio | Featuring FC Barcelona | Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

August 31, 2011

FC Barcelona and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation are teaming up to end polio and they need your support.   Please join the team here      

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Shelter Box Needed in Kenya

August 12, 2011

Peter Pearce of Shelter Box Australia has just returned from Kenya and the Northern Borders where the infamous Dadaa camp is located.   Some of you met Peter at the D9700 conference in Bathurst and they are looking for more ShelterBoxes to help provide much needed shelter for these famine ravaged Somalis.  (click on the logo … Read more…

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Presidential Citation

August 9, 2011

Every year the Rotary International President awards clubs around the world his Presidential Citation and this is awarded to all the clubs in Rotary who achieve a certain level of service within the 4 avenues of service available in Rotary.  This year Coolamon was awarded the Presidential Citation by RI President Ray Klinginsmith.  The award … Read more…

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Ron D. Burton is the choice to lead Rotary International in 2013 – 14

August 9, 2011

Ron D. Burton, a member of the Rotary Club of Norman, Oklahoma, USA, is the selection of the Nominating Committee for President of Rotary International in 2013-14. Burton will become the president-nominee on 1 October if there are no challenging candidates. Burton is choice to lead Rotary International from Rotary International on Vimeo.

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Immunization campaign reaches vulnerable children at Kenya-Somalia border

August 6, 2011

28 July 2011 – UNICEF correspondent Priyanka Pruthi reports on an immunization campaign reaching children under the age of five in Liboi, a Kenyan border town where refugees from drought and conflict are crossing over from Somalia. The campaign is part of a broader effort to bolster child survival in the Horn of Africa, where … Read more…

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Stand by me/Playing for change/Song around the world

August 5, 2011

“All of us in Rotary are looking to change the world – why else would we be Rotarians? We believe that our world can be happier, healthier, and more peaceful, and that we can create that better world through our service…….We must understand that true change can only begin with each of us, and start … Read more…

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ROTARY DISTRICT 9200 FACES WORST FOOD CRISIS

August 3, 2011

A satellite image of the Dadaab, a refugee camp home to close to 400,000 people on the Kenya-Somali border. Image courtesy of DigitalGlobe     Parts of Somalia, Kenya and Ethiopia are facing one of the worst droughts for 60 years, and nearly 12 million people are desperately in need of food, clean water and … Read more…

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