Archive for January, 2014

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #27

January 27, 2014

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #27   JANUARY IS ROTARY AWARENESS MONTH. NO MEETING MONDAY 27th. JANUARY 2014 Wayne Lewis and Dick Jennings selling raffle tickets. Carole from Ganmain picks the winning ticket However we still provided a street raffle for the community on Saturday 25th January.  Thanks go to all those members who volunteered to sell tickets.  We … Read more…

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Gates Foundation Annual Letter

January 21, 2014

This annual letter from Melinda and Bill Gates is well worth reading in it’s  entirety.   They go to dispell a few myths about helping those in need.  They also have a very positive attitude and outlook for the future.   Gates Foundation Annual Letter By almost any measure, the world is better than it … Read more…

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Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #26

January 21, 2014

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #26   JANUARY IS ROTARY AWARENESS MONTH. POLIO PLUS CAMPAIGN The Global Polio Eradication Initiative is a public-private partnership led by national governments and spearheaded by the World Health Organization (WHO), Rotary International, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF). Its goal … Read more…

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Update on ShelterBoxes to The Philippines

January 15, 2014

‘This tent is our home’ ‘We are so happy with the ShelterBox tent because when we came out of the midwife’s house we didn’t have a house anymore to go back to,’ explained Hazel. ‘Now this tent is our home.’ The interior is immaculate. The family have built a beautiful wooden bench for the tent, … Read more…

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Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #25

January 14, 2014

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #25   JANUARY IS ROTARY ROTARY AWARENESS MONTH. Today, India marks three years since its last case of polio. Long considered the hardest place on earth to end polio, India’s triumph over polio is a significant public health achievement, leaving a lasting impact on children’s health in India and around the … Read more…

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New Rotary Theme 2014-2015

January 14, 2014

RI President-elect Gary C.K. Huang chose Light Up Rotary as his theme for 2014-15. Huang was inspired by the teachings of Chinese philosopher Confucious who said: “It is better to light a single candle, than to sit and curse the darkness.” “There are so many problems in the world, so many people who need help. … Read more…

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Coolamon Rotary In The News

January 7, 2014

Here is an article that was printed in the Daily Advertiser last Friday in Wagga Wagga.  Click on the image to enlarge.  Any publicity is good publicity.

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Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #24

January 6, 2014

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #24 HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL OUR READERS. President Dick Jennings and all our members wish all of our friends who read our bulletin a great year ahead for yourselves, your family and our Rotary Family.  Happy New Year!     JANUARY IS ROTARY ROTARY AWARENESS MONTH. Most of us who … Read more…

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Happy New Year 2014

January 3, 2014

Happy New Year to all our members and to all of you who read our bulletins and access our web site.  We look forward to a great year of Rotary work and fun!  From your bulletin and web site editor, JG.

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