District Governor’s Newsletter: April 2013

The April 2013 DG's newsletter contains, as usual, a lot of interesting information on the going's on around District 9710. As always, the newsletter can be downloaded from our website but some of the highlights are; ATTRACTING NEW MEMBERS – THE PAMBULA EXPERIENCE The Rotary Club of Pambula recently inducted three new members, bringing the [...]

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Vietnam March 2013 – Day 2 Forwards

Concealed entry to Cu Chi Tunnel System On Day 2 we began with a tour of some of Saigon’s important buildings including the former Presidential Palace before unification, Notre Dame Cathedral, the War History Museum showing the brutality of a decade of American conflict, Central Post Office and the huge Ben Thanh Market. [...]

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New Member Induction – Andrea Conti

2 April 2013 Well last week was certainly one of the busiest meetings that I can recall for some time.  Following on from the induction of Phoenix last week, Andrea Conti was inducted into the club.  The two new young members seemed to prelude the three guest speakers who all connected to Rotary through youth [...]

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Tracey Wu – Rotary Youth Leadership Awards

Our first speaker this week was Tracey Wu. Tracey spoke in support of the RYLA programme which she attended in Wollongong earlier this year. Tracey's praise for the programme focussed very heavily on the confidence and friendships gained from attending RYLA. R otary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) is Rotary's leadership training program for young people. [...]

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Jillian Thomsen – A Young Woman’s Perspective of Pre-Withdrawal Afganistan.

Our third guest speaker was Jillian Thomsen, Australia’s 2008  youth ambassador to the United Nations Youth Assembly in New York. Jillian had previously volunteered in Takmao, Cambodia, working with landmine victims and in disability inclusive development as a community development officer for Rose Rehabilitation Cambodia.  Gillian presentation focused on her experiences in Afghanistan.  How people, [...]