Weekly Meeting – 25 April, 2013

Weekly Meeting – 25 April, 2013

ROTARY CLUB BALI NUSA DUA
District 3420/Club No. 28992

CONRAD BALI RESORT

BULLETIN April 25, 2013

ATTENDANCE
11 Rotarians attended. For details please refer to the List of Attendance.

LEAVE
Please refer to the List of Attendance.

APOLOGIES
14 Rotarians were absent with an apology. For details please refer to the List of Attendance.

VISITING ROTARIANS and GUESTS
Visiting Rotarians and Rotaract Members
Sri Ratika, Acting President Rotaract Bali Nusa Dua; I Gusti Ngurah Agus Kartika Putra, President Elect Rotaract Bali Nusa Dua

Guests
None

ANNOUNCEMENTS, REPORTS
SAA Ari Murti
SAA Ari called Rotarians to order at 1.00PM following 30 minutes of fellowship and gave a special welcome to our visiting and re-visiting Rotarians.

President Risto Poskiparta
President Risto gave a special welcome to our Rotaractors, President Tika and PE Agung. He noted that Agung would be our Guest Speaker today.

President Risto’s opening comments included a reference to a very lively meeting last week with our visitors and a very interesting Guest Speaker, Mr. Rus Alit from Bali Appropriate Technology Institute (photo above left).

Risto advise that he, PE Gary and PP Mimi will be attending the District Conference in Solo on 26 and 27 April 2013 and that during the Conference he will have the very great fortune and honor to receive awards on behalf of Rotarians Jo and Ari. Risto will relay the awards at next week’s meeting.

Details of the eight awards won by RCBND are as follows:

    01. ROTARY CLUB WITH ALL MEMBERS TO CONTRIBUTE TO TRF

    02. ROTARY CLUB WITH POLIO CONTRIBUTION

    03. RC WITH DSG PROJECT

    04. TOP 10 CLUB WITH BIGGEST MEMBERS

    05. PAUL HARRIS FELLOW ( JO ROSARIUS )

    06. HUMANITARIAN AWARD ( ARI MURTI )

    07. RC DEVELOPMENT AWARD

    08. THE ROTARY FOUNDATION DISTRICT SERVICE AWARD ( JO ROSARIUS )

President Risto then sent the microphone off around the table for updates, reports and news.

Ari Murti
Ari advised that the award really belongs to the RCBND and thanked all for the great support of this most worthwhile and successful of programs. Ari reiterated Risto’s comments that last week’s meeting was terrific and provided an opportunity to promote our HIV Program to our visitors.

PP Jo Rosarius
PP and Treasurer Jo reported that he had met with 3 families benefiting from our Cleft Lip Program at Sanglah hospital.

PE Gary Phair
PE Gary reported on the Rotaract Seminar held the previous Sunday at The Nikko Hotel which was supported by our club and was a tremendous success. The Seminar was attended by President Sri and Rotaractor Putu, seventeen new Rotaractors, 3 Rotaractors from Canggu whose club is awaiting Charter , one representative from the RYLA committee, Rotarian Eka and Gary and President Risto.

President Risto inducted the seventeen (YES!! 17!!!) Rotaractors at the seminar. Thanks to Jean Charles and The Nikko Hotel for providing a terrific venue for the seminar.

Gary congratulated Sri on her excellent organization, administration and presentation of the seminar.

Gary forgot to mention that Rotaract presented a video at the seminar of their appearance on TVRI’s Hotspot program. This was around a twenty minute spot giving great footage and discussion of their club’s programs on this popular TV show among the young adults of Indonesia. Sri was the “bintang”. Great initiative and PR demonstrated by our Rotaractors.

PP Mercia Inkiriwang
PP Mimi mentioned the forthcoming Rotary International Conference in Lisbon from 22 to 26 June 2013 and that she was excited to be attending and representing RCBND. Mimi also advised that she was making club shirts for Risto and Gary to sport at the Solo District Conference. She also mentioned that next years’ RI Conference will be held in Sydney; literally our back yard.

PP Edward Naus
PP Edward mentioned a point for possible discussion at our forthcoming Club Assembly (2 May).

Dona Poskiparta
Dona gave brief rundown of the recent health woes of the Poskiparta family.

Rotoract Bali Nusa Dua President Sri Ratika
President Sri, Rotaract Club Nusa Dua, thanked RCBND for our support of her club’s programs and seminars.

GUEST SPEAKER
Rotaract Bali Nusa Dua PE Agung
PE Rotaract Bali Nusa Dua, Agung, aka I Gusti Ngurah Agus Kartika Putra. PE Agung gave a very impressive and well prepared presentation reporting on the recent RYLA conference that he was pleased to have attended and supported by RCBND. Agung’s power point presentation included an overview the programs undertaken at the Seminar. He also gave a very detailed presentation of the officers and program administrators of Rotararact Club Nusa Dua. Well done PE Agung.

Raffle
Tickets for IDR 680,000 were sold. The raffle prize was a fine bottle of wine which was won by Rtn. Rhonda. Past winners owing prizes are reminded not to forget to make their contributions at the forthcoming meetings.

Fines
Fines: IDR 100,000 were collected for all and sundry offenses.

President Risto thanked all our visitors and declared the meeting closed at 2.00PM

Next meetings/events.
02.05.2013 – Board Meeting 11.00AM
02.05.2013 – 12.30 – 1.00PM Fellowship
02.05.2013 – 1.00 – 2.00PM Club Assembly and lunch meeting at RIN

10-11.05.2013 – DISTRICT CONFERENCE D3410, Batam
22-26.06.2013 – RI Conference, Lisbon, Portugal
06-08.12.2013 – ROTARY INSTITUTE, Taipei, Taiwan Registration Fee:US$180 Spouse: US$ 120

Birthdays in April
Poskiparta and Dona, 4 April

Recurrent data information on next pages
Board of Directors and Service Chairs