One person with passion can make a difference. Imagine what a team of passionate people can do. 

 

As we focus on Founder's Week, the words 'One person with passion can make a difference...' resonate deeply. Imagine the passion that ignited the hearts of Rotary's founders, leading them to envision a world united in service. Today, we, their torchbearers, are called upon to embody the same fervor.

In RCBS, our diverse strengths and fervor create an unstoppable force. We see it in the dedication of our members who tirelessly invest their time and talents in community projects like the annual hamper donations or the recent tree planting on the east coast. This is the spirit that defines us, the spirit that allows us to dream big and achieve the seemingly impossible.

But our journey doesn't end here. Let's amplify our impact by fostering an environment where passion flourishes. Together, we can make a lasting difference in our community and beyond. Every project is an opportunity to channel our collective energy into something extraordinary. Join us at our next meeting, volunteer for a project, or share your passionate ideas. Together, we can ignite the world with the power of service.

Welcome -

Welcome to Rotary Insider Release No.17!

Stay in the know about everything Rotary. From global updates to local happenings, we've got the scoop. Plus, there's the occasional trivia and secret Rotary facts for you to uncover. Stay tuned for exciting prizes, too!

Join us on this incredible journey of inspiration, connection, and making a difference. Let's dive into the world of Rotary together!

What's Happening

Previous Meeting
Details

Shots of winners and attendees at last week's lunch meeting.

Last meeting, District 7030 took center stage in a thrilling battle of wits! PP Brian Robinson emerged victorious in a brain-busting Kahoot trivia challenge, leaving fellow Rotarians in the dust. His years of service at the district level must have given him an edge, so much so that acting Sergeant of Arms PP George Connolly deemed that such expertise deserved... a fine!
 
Acting Sarge PP George, relished his temporary authority, levying fines wherever he saw fit. The result? A club brimming with good humor and well-disciplined members! In the end, the afternoon was a beautiful blend of knowledge, fellowship, and pure fun. We closed the meeting with our collective thirst for knowledge quenched and our bonds of comradeship strengthened.
 
Attendance: 42.3%

Fines and Raffle: $174
 
Visiting Rotarians and Guests:
Anderson Eversley - Guest of Rtn. Kammie Holder
V. Hamilton - Guest of PP George Connolly
This Week's
Meeting
This week we shift our focus to Founders Week - club history, and three of our very own club stalwarts will each give a brief talk/presentation on their Rotary journey and our club history. 

PP Trevor Sealy, our current club Secretary Glyne Husbands, and PP Michael Forde will each take us on a journey down memory lane!

Looking forward to seeing you this evening at 6:00PM at the Hotel PomMarine! 

 

Assignments are as follows:

Greeter: PP Michael Forde
Grace: Dir. Pat Downes-Grant
Object of Rotary: PP Irving Burrows
Raffle: Rtn. Anthony McGregor

Upcoming Events 
 
Feeding the Needy
Monday, 29th January at 5:30 P.M. in Independence Square, Bridgetown
 
Rostered Rotarians:
TBC
 
Interested in participating beyond your rostered date? Reach out to Rtn. Mechelle Lewis - Project Coordinator.

Meals on Wheels
Thursday, 18th January

Rostered Rotarians:
Primary - Sec. Glyne Husbands
Back up - PP Brian Robinson
Member Birthdays
Lyanne Lowe
March 1
 
Brian Robinson
March 9
 
M. Patricia Downes-Grant
March 11
 
Maurice Bailey
March 11
 
Irving Burrowes
March 19
 
Rosanne Trotman
March 27
 
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SAVE THE DATE

Join us for our 38th Charter Anniversary and Vocational Service Awards on January 27th, 2024. Stay tuned for more details. We can't wait to celebrate with all our members!
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From Rotary International ⚙️
POLIO UPDATE
2024 has started off with some great news – the novel oral polio vaccine, nOPV2, has received WHO Prequalification!
 
With nearly 1 billion doses administered so far, this next-generation vaccine will continue to play a key role in tackling variant type 2 polio and protecting millions of children against illness and paralysis.
 
Learn more about this groundbreaking achievement: https://endpol.io/3vAar5K

 


Get ready! Singapore Awaits! 🇸🇬

The Rotary convention is where friendship and learning come together to inspire you. In Singapore you’ll connect with people of action from around the globe at Rotary’s biggest event of the year.

We’ll share fresh perspectives, inspiration, and hope – with each other and the world! The convention features world-class dining and cultural attractions, distinguished speakers, energizing breakout sessions, and much more.

Join us 25-29 May 2024 in Singapore where we’ll be Sharing Hope With the World!

 
From Rotary District 7030 🌴
#RotartInSVG24 🇻🇨

District Conference: 18th-20th April, 2024

My fellow Rotarians, families, and guests, as we progress in the 2023/2024 journey to create hope in the... CLICK HERE to read more.
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📌 The Cork Board 
Things Every Member Should Know 
The Rotary Grace 🙏
Oh Lord and Giver of all Good. We thank thee for our daily food. May Rotary friends and Rotary ways. Help us to serve thee all our days.
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