Visit from the District Governor

Tuesday’s meeting was well attended by Rotarians and partners in the presence of DG Melodie Kevan and partner PDG John. DG Elect Linda McLerie and partner Greg with ADG Geraldine Ennis also attended.DG Melodie DG Melodie’s announcement of our being awarded a district grant of $1000.00 was a surprise and was well received. Well done Jim!

A cheque to Polio Plus to the value of $500.00 was presented to DG Melodie for the ongoing eradication of Polio in the world.

During the week the board agreed to donate $1,000.00 to Global Grants Participation. PDG John has accepted this donation on the funds behalf. This money will go towards pathology laboratory equipment and training in Sri Lanka.

DG visit

Bali School Kids Project

Past presidents Jim and Bill remind everyone who would like to sponsor a child that by using the ‘Become a Sponsor’ or ‘Renew Sponsorship’ buttons on the Bali School Kids website you will be taken to the secure RAWCS (Rotary Australia World Community Service Ltd) online platform where sponsorship / donation payments can be made by credit card, direct debit, or cheque, and a tax receipt will be issued by e-mail.

There is additional information about the project on the website.

Radio Auction Race is On

This year we have four teams collecting for the radio auction who will collect the most?

Competing are:

Bill’s Bulls

  • Bill Franklyn
  • Craig Hicks
  • Ray Fielder
  • Bill Grevan
  • Mario Cudini

Jim’s Jokers

  • Jim Fleming
  • Bill Jackson
  • Peter Sloane
  • Robbie Laing
  • Ron Hunter

Frank’s Freaks

  • Frank Andinach
  • Adam Weaver
  • Athol Gray
  • Steve Genovese
  • John Chatterton

George’s Dragons

  • George Wasiun
  • Ray Connell
  • Drew Alcock
  • Jeff Moyle
  • Darrin Youd

Youth Exchange from Texas

SlideshowThe combined clubs of BoulderKalgoorlie, and Hannans met at the Tower Hotel for a joint meeting for presentations by a youth exchange visiting from Texas.

Presenters

Banners

Presentation of club banners by presidents LindaMario, and past president Esther

Display

Changeover 2015

Craig 100President Nominee Craig examines his 100% attendance certificate that he received from President John.

 

Mario President

Now Past President John handing over the chain of office to new President Mario.

Mario Cathy

President Mario and Cathy

Sergeants

Sergeants Jim and Adam in full flight.

Beneficiaries 2014

billjohnglenPresentation of the RadioWest cheque by Rae and Glenn to President John and PMH Family Assistance Trust representative Bill. Over the 8 years of the fund’s operation there have been 351 claims for assistance, with 69 in the past 12 months for $69,000.

 

kevinPresident John congratulating Kevin Blair and Lisa van Oyen after handing them the Stage Left cheque at the presntation night of the proceeds from the 2014 Radio Auction.