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New Horizons V2 I42


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New Horizons V2 I42

  1. 1. New Horizons The Official Bulletin of the Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay Inc. PO Box 168, Nedlands, Western Australia, 6909 ! District 9450! ABN: 99 602 195 617 Volume 2, Issue 42 19th - 25th April 2010 Letter from the Club Manna Industries Club Foundation Waste Disposal District Awards Rotary Foundation President Launch Update on the progress Challenge See what awards RC Thought of the Week Find out what is Details of this of the Club The next weigh-in is Freshwater Bay won at This week’s thought is happening around the important project Foundation. this Wednesday 21st the District Conference. about Polio club. launch. Page 2 April. Page 2 Eradication. Page 1 Page 2 Page 2 Page 4 project will be happening in Letter From the two schools in Madurai. Good work Rajah. Club President Rod Style was our speaker on Dear Fellow Rotarians, RYDA. I’m sure all members present agree it is an excellent Colin Garber visited the club project and one we should last Thursday, along with become involved with. Lakshmi Krishnan who had Newman College is the first read the article in the Post school we will work with and newspaper, sent in by Rajah this could very well come to on the books project. fruition in June. Clive Boddy Lakshmi phoned Ken and has agreed to look after the said she would like to make a project and Bronwen Tyson cash donation to the books will also assist, however, project and also to another more volunteers will be project in India, which she required on the day. has done. A water filtration Unfortunately, June is a time when Ken and C l u b , I will be including HE unavailable to the Governor, help as we will D r. Ken be in the USA Michael and and Canada Lord Mayor attending the Lisa Scafidi. R o t a r y The Charter Convention. was presented by DG Geoff Thursday, 14th Simpson to April, Ken, C h a r t e r R a j a h , President Jaap M a rg a re t Poll, at which Stuart, Bill and time fireworks Sue Hassell went off. A and I attended brief video the Charter was played of Breakfast of the RI President new Rotary John Kenny Club of wishing the Crawley. There new Club were 240 well. The new people in club, like us attendance at have decided the University Top: Members at RC Crawley; Bottom: DG Geoff Photo: Rod Styles - WA Chairman of RYDA to do away Simpson at RC Crawley Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay, District 9450 1
  2. 2. N E W H O R I Z O N S with a number of so called This weekend a number of us ‘traditions’, however, they will be attending the District Happy New Waist Disposal cut back to the bone so much Conference. WA Chief that none of us had any idea Scientist Lyn Beazley will be Year Challenge who the members of the new one of the Keynote Speakers club were as there were no and she told us that she will The Hindu (Tamil) New Year Apparently we are 6th on the introductions, list of Charter be p ro m o t i n g our was Thursday, 14th April.  A list which Simone says is members, etc. Magnifying Microscope very Happy New Year to very good. project. A fantastic project in Rajah and Jes. On Monday, 19th April, it is our first full year of Service.   Weigh in is next Wednesday the birthday of the founder 21st April.  It’s not too late to of Rotary, Paul Harris, who Yours in Rotary Service, Traveling join in so other members was born in 1868, in Racine, please see Simone or Daniel. Wisconsin. On a cold Di Collins Rotarians winter’s day on 23rd Charter President February, 1905, when he Currently overseas we have Congratulations invited three of his friends to join him for lunch in Manna Jane Armstrong, Clive to Daniel, Boddy, Debbie Cash, Br. Chicago, I’m sure he never envisaged the mighty Industries James, Toni James, Blaise Simone and RC Johnson and Peter Symons. International organisation Freshwater Bay that Rotary has evolved to ‘Kid’s Kitchen’ Safe travels folks.   Look today. Rotary has made a forward to seeing each of This weekend members Rob, significant impact on the Project you on your return. Elizabeth, Rajah, Claire, world and truly has the   Daniel, Sue, Bill, Simone, Ken power to be a mighty force in The opening is scheduled for and Di   attended the last creating peace and bringing Wednesday, 21st April at 2.30 Club District Conference for D. about world understanding. pm at Maddington Primary 9450.     Our Director Elect Just look at the programs of the Rotary Foundation. School. Foundation Stuart and Adrienne Heal from New Zealand were the  Every one of them is geared A card to Pres. Di from Bev Pres. Kerry McAuliffe is Personal representatives of toward education, improving and John Lowe reads ‘words reviewing this for us as it RI President John and June health, uplifting the cannot express our thanks for seems to be going on and on.  Kenny at the Conference and downtrodden and building the contribution that Apparently the ATO have Stuart did his job well.  The bridges of friendship around yourselves and your club requested changes which RC of West Perth did a the world. We should all feel have made to Maddington Kerry is looking into.   The professional job in organising very proud to be Rotarians school’. Solicitor who is overseeing the Conference. and to be a part of changing the application is on holiday people’s lives. Arrangements have been until 27th April and the time District Awards were made for the Club to visit the line she has provided shows reduced this year however, Our Australian Past world ‘Kid’s Kitchen’ Project at that it will be the end of July the RC of Freshwater Bay President who has been in Maddington Primary School, at the earliest before we have came away with two of the the media in recent weeks 1951 Albany Hwy, a positive result. handful of awards.  The first will also celebrate a birthday Maddington on Wednesday,   was the District Bulletin on Monday 19th April. Sir 19th May, 2010 at 6.00pm in Award.  We knew it was the Clem Renouf will be 89 and place of our regular Congratulations best bulletin in the District, he single handedly changed Committee meetings.  We can now the rest of the District the face of Rotary from clubs organise for Pizzas or Elizabeth and know also.   The second looking inwardly at small projects in their own something similar to eat after we’ve had a tour of Graeme Award was for the best article in the Rotary Down communities to looking inspection of the project and Under Magazine from a Club globally at large projects learnt of the work that is Elizabeth won a pass to the in the District.  This went to through what he termed 3H - being carried out there by Fairbridge Festival last an article on ‘Facebook’ by Health, Hunger and Manna.   We will require weekend so she and Graeme Simone.   Heartfelt Humanity projects. All pretty firm numbers before were unable to join us for our congratulations to our projects too large for an this visit so please put the social evening last Saturday fantastic Bulletin Ed. Daniel individual club to tackle date in your diary, along night.   Earlier in the year and PE Simone. could be brought to fruition with all the other very they also received with the aid of funds from important happenings in the recognition for their the Rotary Foundation EmbroidMe business and Watch the new Rotary club in the coming months. Projects up to US500,000.00 Once again, all partners are this will result in a trip to the Minute video were funded. Sadly, with the welcome. USA for the Bains.  recent changes to the Rotary   Check out Rotary Minute Foundation, 3 H Grants have Congratulations on both and other Rotary been dissolved. Clem also Club Assembly counts! International videos on RI’s was the Godfather behind   own YouTube channel at: PolioPlus. What an impact A Club Assembly has been two men can make and they user/RotaryInternational scheduled for 26th May. share the same birth date.   2 Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay, District 9450
  3. 3. N E W H O R I Z O N S Below: Back row - Jim, Devi, Josclyn & Kylie from the Outbound GSE Team. Front Row: Adnan, Sarah, Sebastien & Vanessa from the Inbound GSE Team. At the District Conference. Above: Di with the District Bulletin Award and Simone with the District RDU article award RC Freshwater Bay Changeover Dinner The first Changeover Dinner of the Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay.  When: Thursday, 1st July, 2010.  Venue: Nedlands Golf Club, Melvista Ave, Nedlands 6009.  Time: 6:30pm for 7:00pm.  Cost: $45 Above:Rob, Daniel, Claire and Simone at the District Conference Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay, District 9450 3
  4. 4. N E W H O R I Z O N S polio cases and stopped the We need Rotarians’ ongoing The Rotary circulation of imported polio commitment or else polio Foundation virus in 22 re-infected countries eradication will not occur. Your support is vital in finishing the job! Week 42: This week’s Rotary There are new commitments Foundation Thought is an from country leaders and a Our gift to the world will be update on polio eradication new Case for Completing Polio Eradication! efforts in 2007. Polio Eradication, but the Global Polio Eradication 2007 saw the continued use Initiative faces a significant of new tools and the funding gap. development of new tactics that led to a reduction of Program for April/May Introduction Date Details Date Name 21st April Committee Meetings 28th April Claire Forsdyke 28th April Inbound GSE 5th May Margaret Stuart 5th May Ralph Martins - Alzheimer’s Vote of Thanks Research 12th May Past RI President Glen Kinross - Date Name Dinner Meeting 28th April Wilma McBain 19th May Committee Meetings 5th May Bronwen Tyson Welcoming Roster Board Club Details Rotary Year 2009-10 Date Name Di Collins — President Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay Inc. PO Box 168, Nedlands, 21st April Warren Milner Ken Collins — Vice President / Western Australia, 6909 Membership Director 28th April Daniel Forsdyke Meetings Wednesday 5:45pm to 6:45pm 5th May Simon Carot Collins Cafe, Bethesda Hospital Simone Carot Collins — President Elect / Queenslea Drive 12th May Margaret Stuart Club Administration Director Claremont 19th May Clive Boddy Email Rajah Senitharajah — Treasurer Phone 08 9385 0471 Fax Bulletin Contributions Daniel Forsdyke — Secretary 08 9385 0472 Website Contributions for the weekly bulletin are Rob Rohrlach — Projects Director sought from members of the club. Why not use the bulletin to update the club Facebook Claire Forsdyke — International Director on the projects your committee is working on or promote the clubs next fundraising freshwaterbayrotary event. Toni James — PR & Marketing Please forward articles and photos to Committee Director Chartered 19 December 2008 4 Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay, District 9450