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New Horizons V3 I44


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New Horizons V3 I44

  1. 1. N E W H O R I Z O N S New Horizons The Official Bulletin of the Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay Inc. PO Box 168, Nedlands, Western Australia, 6909 ! District 9455! ABN: 99 602 195 617 Volume 3, Issue 44 13th - 19th June 2011From the President Last Week’s Meeting Charitable Foundation Changeover Night End Polio Now Newsletter WebinarFrom the Club Catch up on what What happened at the Have you reserved your Progress report on the Moving yourPresident. was covered last Special General seat for the upcoming $200million challenge newsletter from PrintPage 1 week? Meeting of the changeover night? Page 3 to Digital. Page 1 Charitable Foundation. Page 2 Page 3 Page 1Letter from thePresidentThis Rotary Year is rapidlydrawing to a close. This weekwill be my last in the chair, asI will be in Sydney nextweek, and the Changeoverwill be held the week after.If you havent yet RSVPed forour Changeover Dinner,please do so as soon as youcan. Family and friends aremore than welcome. It is anopportunity to celebrate what Photo (L-R): Kay Mason, Joe, Sanju, Malcolm Masonwe have achieved as a clubover the past 12 months, and aspects, including what Joe is from Malaysia and the ATO will be advised into show support for Bryant happens to the brain during Sanju is from Kuala Lumpur. due course of theand his team for 2011-2012. vehicle accidents, fights and amendments. in particular how one punch Always good to have KayYours in Rotary, can cause death. and Malcolm at our Thank you to Bill Hassell forSimone meetings. overseeing these Bryant also handed around a   amendments which will piece of rock for everyone to make the administering ofLast see and touch which came Special General the RCFBCFI more user from the summit of Mt friendly.Wednesday’s Everest just a couple of weeks Meeting   ago. Meeting RCFBCFI Scholarships atAs the planned speaker had Short Term Although numbers at the Milner meeting last Wednesday wereto travel to the Pilbara withhis job, at short notice our PE Exchange low, as proxies had been International rounded up, the requiredBryant Stokes stepped in andgave a most interesting Program 75% of members to vote in Collegepresentation on the brain, changes to the Rules of thetrauma to the head and why (STEP) RCFBCFI Association were Warren advised that the threethings go wrong due to the accepted unanimously.  French Students who haveway the brain computes AG Kay and Malcolm Mason accepted his generousthings.   Bryant gave a brought along two Short The Department of scholarships to attend hispowerpoint presentation Term Rotary Exchange Commerce,   Commissioner College for three months are:     along with facts on various Students they are hosting.  for Consumer Protection andRotary Club of Freshwater Bay, District 9455 1
  2. 2. N E W H O R I Z O N S Photo: Rock from the summit of Mt Everest Magnifying Volunteers Microscopes Required Monies for ALL units have Volunteers are still required now been received from to assist on 16th August for Clubs for microscopes the Rotary Youth Driver supplied plus for the 832 Awareness (RYDA) for which are on order from the students from Newman shipment due in later this College. month. Also, members are needed to Enquires are in the pipeline host and or drive the GSE (with no firm orders as yet) Team from Fiji during the from Albany, Geraldton and time they are hosted by the Narrogin plus work is being RCFB 6-10th September and done to obtain a sponsor club 6-8th October (proposed for the three primary schools dates). Photo: Bryant Stokes in Merredin.  - Diane Dupy Donas (22)who will arrive 20/6/11 and Bring and Buy To date, including current Changeoverdepart 9/9/2011 orders the statistics of the                                at Milner Int. microscopes are: Night- Thomas Marquis (22) whowill arrive 27/6/11 and College 24 Rotary Clubs have been As this event draws closer,depart 2/9/2011 involved, La Mancha please ensure the date is in                                Warren kindly organised a Resources (sponsoring two your diary.   Bring your- Emanuel Barbanchon who fundraising activity for schools) and Watercorp spouse, family and friends towill arrive 27/6/11 and Shelterbox at his College last (sponsored two schools).   A celebrate the changeover ofdepart 9/9/2011 Thursday, 9th June. total of 122 schools plus the 2010-11 Rotary year to schools in East Timor will that of 2011-12. During their stay in Perth, it All students were asked to have 2,790 microscopes.would be nice to have them bring a dish and not to bring Details are Nedlands Golfalong at some of our lunch but to buy it from the Rob Pearce has organised for Club, Melvista Ave,meetings.   Perhaps some food provided by the 100 slides of skin to be Nedlands, 6.30pm formembers may be prepared to students. produced.   The new 7.00pm.   Cost is $50 perhave one or more for a meal Freshwater Bay Primary person with bar serviceor take them out for a day.  On the day $500 was raised, School (part of the old available.   Please pre pay ifPerhaps the club could even with other funds previously Claremont PS) and North possible to minimise moneyorganise a social activity for raised put towards the total Cottesloe PS have welcomed exchange on the night.  Canexample a ‘French Night’ at a of $1,300, along with added the offer of these slides be paid at the weeklymember’s home were we all money by the College. enthusiastically. meeting or by DD to Westpacbring a dish which is French   Bank Operating Account BSBin origin. Many thanks to you and 036034 Account No. 304015.   your students Warren.  Please RSVP to Daniel   Forsdyke and also advise of any special dietary requirements.2 Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay, District 9455
  3. 3. N E W H O R I Z O N S Rotary raise $200 million to • 15 June at 18:00 match $355 million in Register for the CDT, or 23:00 GMT challenge grants received -- Register now from the Bill & Melinda 15 June Free RI Gates Foundation. The • 22 June at 10:00 resulting $555 million will Webinar About CDT; or 15:00 GMT directly support -- Register now immunization campaigns in Best Newsletter developing countries, where Check your local time for all polio continues to infect and Practices  webinars. paralyze children, robbing them of their futures and Hear recordings from past Rotary International News compounding the hardships webinars. 13 June 2011  faced by their families.   Register now and learn best As long as polio threatens practices for putting yourProgress for even one child anywhere in the world, children Rotary print newsletter online and discoveringRotarys US everywhere remain at risk. options for your PDF e- newsletter$200 Million The stakes are that high. by signing up for theChallenge for Read more about Internationals Rotary polio free, 60- RC Freshwater Bay m i n u t ePolio eradication efforts. webinar Changeover Dinner "Print to Donate now to help RotaryEradication achieve a polio-free world. Digital… M o v i n g The Changeover Dinner of the Rotary Club ofRotary International News Freshwater Bay.  y o u r When: Thursday 30th June, 2011. 7 June 2011  Message Venue: Nedlands Golf Club, Melvista Ave,  Online" to Nedlands 6009. As of 31 May, Rotarians have be held the Time: 6:30pm for 7:00pm. raised about $174.7 million following Cost: $50ppfor Rotarys US$200 Million times: Note: Please advise of any special dietaryChallenge. Thesecontributions will help requirements Program for June Date Details Board Club Details Rotary Year 2010-11 Simone Carot Collins — President Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay Inc. 15th June Hon. Gavin Fielding PO Box 168, Nedlands, 22nd June Club Forum Daniel Forsdyke — Secretary Western Australia, 6909 Thurs 30th June Club Changeover Meetings Dinner Wednesday 5:45pm to 6:45pm TBA — Club Administration Director Cafe, Bethesda Hospital Welcoming Roster Queenslea Drive Claremont Toni James — Treasurer Date Name Email 15th June TBA Phone  Bryant Stokes — President Elect 08 9385 0471 22nd June TBA Fax 08 9385 0472 Claire Forsdyke — International Director 30th June TBA Website Horizons: Winner of the District 9455 Ken Collins — Membership Director Bulletin Award for 2010/11 Facebook freshwaterbayrotary Wilma McBain — Projects DirectorNew Horizons: Winner of the District 9450 Chartered 19 December 2008 Bulletin Award for 2009/10Rotary Club of Freshwater Bay, District 9455 3