Weekly Meeting – 6 April 2017

Weekly Meeting – 6 April 2017

District 3420/Club No. 28992

BULLETIN 06 April, 2017

9 Rotarians attended. For details please check with the Secretary.

2 Rotarians are currently on leave.

5 Rotarians were absent with an apology. For details please check with the Secretary.

Visiting Rotarians and Rotaract Members



Joint Acting SAA Martin Smyth
Acting SAA Martin, rang the bell to bring the meeting to order at 1.00pm.

President Dona Poskiparta
President Dona welcomed the members back from a long holiday week. Dona then announced that to-date 22 players have already registered for District Golf Event in May 2017. This is very good.

President Dona reminded everyone that the District Conference Meeting scheduled for April 11 2017. Thus far only 3 RCBND club members are registered to attend. Dona mentioned that members welcome to attend only the meeting and / or dinner.

Dona also advised that our District representative (President Vonny from Bali Taman) invited our club to share our charity events/project to be post in Radar News paper, a local news paper. If you have a good idea (but only charity project (not fundraising) please inform Vonny.

Dona then circled the microphone for member updates.

PP Risto Pokiparta
PP Risto updated those present with regards to the upcoming Charity Golf Tournament.

  • Over 30 vouchers have been received as auction items. Assuming they are sold at 60% face value, proceeds will be approx Rp100M
  • Confirmed cash sponsorship of Rp80M.
  • Three holes are still available for sponsorship.
  • 40 players registred to date. Target is 100 paying players..
  • Bali National to send eblast out this week to promote the event.
  • Beer sponsorship secured by Stark Beer. Vouchers to be sold for Rp20,000 per beer.
  • Coordination meeting scheduled with Bali National Team for Friday April 7 2017, 10.00am.

Link to 17th Annual Rotary Club Bali Nusa Dua Charity Golf Tournament

Link to 17th Annual Rotary Club Bali Nusa Dua Charity Golf Tournament Entry Form

Rtn Axel Kneip
Report for Global Grant to be completed this week and sent to Germany next week for review.

PP Edward Naus
For our Charity Golf Day, Stark Beer sponsorship has been secured and will follow up with potential Master of ceremonies and auctioneer. Several names were suggested.

As well, Edward stated that he is currently reviewing various entertainment options for our 25th Anniversary Dinner later this year. Goal is to secure the artists at no cost.

Rtn Mark Holland
For Charity Golf Day, option for Corkage Fee to be finalised at Golf Day Coordination Meeting on Friday April 7 2017. Also for BBQ Dinner after the tournament, a system needs to be set up for identifying and charging dinner (only) guests.

PP Wes
PP Wes announced Good News in that Don’s new born granddaughter successfully went thru two heart operations in Singapore the last two weeks and has now returned to Bali.

Suggested Kolewa be present and provide a slide show at the Golf Day BBQ Dinner to highlight the work that RCND undertakes.

PP Edward then suggested that the Kolewa Medicar be displayed at one of the holes during the tournament. Hole 8 Green seems a suitable location.

Advised that Syta, Director of Kolewa, is currently scheduled to present the medical and an update on Kolewa’s various programs at the weekly lunch meeting on April 20 2017. Confirmation is contingent upon RC Bali Seminyak’s ability to join the meeting.

PP Wes reported that Kolewa recently reached out on Twitter seeking financial assistance for “Janu” a young man severely burned with boiling oil. Specifically Kolewa is seeking funds to transport Janu to Bali surgery (surgery will be covered by BPJS. PP Wes suggested the club consider promoting certain select fundraising initiatives on the club’s website and facebook similar to “Go Fund Me” (but for local donors and without the 7.9% overhead).

Rtn Hugh Brown
Kindly volunteered to host the Fellowship Dinner at his house at date to be advised.

PE Adjis Budidjaya
Adjis informed everyone that in order for the club to receive a Presidential Citation this Rotary year, everyone in the club must donate to The Rotary Foundation on-line or give to Adjis latest by 21 May 2017.

No Guest Speaker scheduled today

Sergeant at Arms
After an enjoyable lunch Acting SAA Martin took over the proceedings.

Raffle tickets of IDR 500,000 were sold with PE Adjis winning a nice bottle of red wine (which he promptly opened and shared). Adjis and other past winners owing prizes are reminded not to forget to make their contributions at forthcoming meetings.

Fines of IDR 0,000.- were levied for all and sundry offences.

President Dona thanked everyone for joining today and the meeting was adjourned promptly at 2:00PM.

Next meetings/events.
13.04.2017 – RCBND Board and Service Chairs meeting, VIP Room 11.00AM-12.30PM
13.04.2017 – Fellowship and lunch meeting at Bali National Golf Resort, 12.30-2.00PM.
15.04.2017 – 17th Annual Rotary Club Bali Nusa Dua Charity Golf Tournament.
20.04.2017 – Fellowship and lunch meeting at Bali National Golf Resort, 12.30-2.00PM.

06.05.2017 – D3410 & D3420 Joint District Conference in Bali.

Birthdays this month
Dona Poskiparta, 06 April

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

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