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The Hills Morning Herald PO Box 400 Sunnybank Qld 4109

08th Feb 2011

A Publication of the Rotary Club of Sunnybank Hills Inc ROTARY GRACE

Notes from Last Meeting: 18th Jan 2011

Oh Lord and giver of all good We thank you for our daily food May Rotary friends and Rotary ways Help us to serve Thee all our days

Apologies: Don Marriott, Glenda Sweeny


Joe welcomed members, and guests –John Crawford, Fiona Ware, Graeme Clauson, and Jacqui Moody.

1. Is it the TRUTH 2. Is it FAIR to all concerned 3. Will it build GOODWILL & BETTER FRIENDSHIPS 4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?

Guest Speaker Tony VanRiet Project Volunteer Solomon Is

President: Joe Forgione:

Chair: Jan Spear Duty: Doug St Clair, Tony Crane Fellowship: Thor Ward

BOARD OF DIRECTORS 2010 – 2011 President President Elect Immediate Past Pres. Secretary Treasurer Club Administration

Service Projects Membership

New Generations Youth Protection Public Relations Rotary Foundation

Joe Forgione Terry Newman PP John Tate Pam Gordon PP Brett Moody PP Tony Crane Brett Fraser PP Ralph Praeger PE Terry Newman Howard Baker Dan Rodriguez PP Don Marriott


SERGEANT FOR MONTH Ralph Praeger NEXT MEETING 22nd February 2011 Guest Speaker: Amanda Kopp Topic: GSE Japan Chair: Bruce Moffat Duty: Barry Mann, Howard Baker F’ship: Jan Spear DISTRICT GOVERNOR


Steve Hendy

Queensland Rotary Flood Appeal DG Anne Brand has set-up an energetic team under PDG Errol Wildman to lead Rotary Flood Disaster Appeal to help affected people and their properties

Joe thanked PDG Chris Wright and Allanah Wright for their support and donation for X-mas Raffle. It was a very successful fund raising event for the club. He spoke about Rotary International’s support for National Immunisation Day in India and all around the world. Program aims to immunise young children against Polio and had made a significant gains towards totally eradicating the virus. However, there is a big task ahead, as any remaining virus can respread this terrible disease. We need to support the efforts and provide help in whatever way we can.


Don Marritto has also contacted the Rotary Club in Solomon Island school. School Principal who had made earlier plans for the project has been transferred. They are working with new Principal to confirm or modify the project plans. The projects is likely to ahead as planned in June/July 2011. District Conference is to be held at The Ipswich Civic Centre on the 18th/19/20th of March 2011. If you haven’t register to attend, you may go online and register at the Rotary district web

Details on Rotary District 9630 web

The Rotary Club of Sunnybank Hills meets each Tuesday morning, 6.45am for 7 00am at Acacia Ridge Hotel, Beaudesert Road, Acacia Ridge CHARTERED 27TH MAY, 1987

Guest Speakers List for upcoming meetings

Date 1st March 8th March 15th March

Speaker Tejay Lovelock Allen Collishaw Annette Gilmore

Topic -

Stock/Market Volatility Southern Cross Care (Aged Care) Cochlear Awareness Duty Roster

Date 1/03/2011 8/03/2011 15/03/2011

Chair Brett Moody Allanah Wright Terry Newman

Duty Dan Rodriguez , Chris Wright Grant Symons, Bruce Moffat Pam Gordon, Sandy Faulkner

Fellowship Ralph Praeger John Tate Sue Leaght

Happy Birthday Margaret Moody - 14th February Happy Birthday Helen Causon - 16th February

PDG Chris Wright thanked Guest Speaker President John Crawford for his passionate, informative, and humorous speech on various aspects of prison system and its working.

Sergeants for the Month MONTHLY THEMES

February: Ralph Praeger


February: World Understanding March: Literacy April: Magazines June: Rotary Fellowships

RCSBH Newsletter 15th Feb 2011  

RCSBH Newsletter 15th Feb 2011