Archive for March, 2014

Rotary Family Health Days

March 31, 2014

The tremendous burden on the families of those infected by HIV/AIDS – particularly for older people caring for their terminally ill children and raising their grandchildren, and for children who are orphaned – is incalculable. This is a story of people coming together to help fight this global killer along with other preventable diseases. Inspired … Read more…

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SYDNEY 2014 Last Day for Discount Registration.

March 31, 2014

Today is the last day for the discount to attend Sydney 2014.  Remember it is on at the same time as VIVID Lights:

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Kenyan International Night Ganmain May 10th

March 28, 2014

One of the two beneficiaries of our Kenyan International Night will be Hands Off Our Elephants:    

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Rotary Convention Sydney 2014 Speakers

March 26, 2014

SPEAKERS During five plenary sessions you’ll be inspired by Rotary International’s president and other leaders as they share stories about Rotarians worldwide who exemplify Service Above Self. Rotary Foundation leaders will present the latest news about polio eradication and updates on Foundation grants. Simultaneous interpretation will be offered in Mandarin Chinese, French, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, … Read more…

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Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #35

March 25, 2014

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #35   NEW WEB SITE FOR MOUNT KENYA 2015   MARCH IS LITERACY MONTH. South African projects advance literacy and basic education By Mary Jo Jean-Francois, Area of Focus Manager for Basic Education & Literacy There is absolutely nothing that makes my job better than visiting Rotarian projects and seeing the faces … Read more…

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DISCON 2014 Orange

March 22, 2014

Day 2 of our District 9700 Conference.  As we are about to go to a bush dance I will post a few pics here now.  It has been a great meeting, numbers are down this year but the quality is high!!!!  Speakers simply excellent with Father Chris Riley and Dr Keith Suter the standouts so … Read more…

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Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #34

March 18, 2014

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #34   NEW WEB SITE FOR MOUNT KENYA 2015   MARCH IS LITERACY MONTH. Magnifying Microscopes This week we look at a wonderful education programme from Western Australia. WA Chief Scientist Lyn Beazley has a vision that every primary school in WA has a set of Magnifying Microscopes. The Rotary Club … Read more…

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RFHA New Video

March 13, 2014

Rotarains For family Health and AIDS awareness has done some wonderful work in Africa with the Family Health Days. here is a video on what RFHA id doing for Africa. As always in the front leading the way is the RFHA CEO Marion Bunch a Rotarian from Atlanta.

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Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #33

March 11, 2014

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #33   NEW WEB SITE FOR MOUNT KENYA 2015   MARCH IS LITERACY MONTH. PARTNERS FOR CLIMATE CHANGE RESEARCH IN TANZANIA Littered with old National Geographic magazines, a model volcano, and a solar cooker, Bartholomew Meena’s crammed science room in Machame, Tanzania, captured Amy Kaspar’s heart at first glance. “He created … Read more…

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Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #32

March 4, 2014

Coolamon Rotary News Bulletin #32   NEW WEB SITE FOR MOUNT KENYA 2015 MARCH IS LITERACY MONTH. The Rotary Foundation Future Vision 6 Areas of Focus. # 5 BASIC EDUCATION AND LITERACY THE FOUNDATION ENABLES ROTARIANS TO ENSURE THAT ALL PEOPLE HAVE SUSTAINABLE ACCESS TO BASIC EDUCATION AND LITERACY BY: Involving the community to support … Read more…

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