16 Sep 2010

Dinner meeting / visit from DG

Announcements:

Joint Membership Development & New Members Orientation Workshop will be held on 9th Oct (Sat) at Holiday Inn Golden Mile from 12pm to 4:30pm

Meeting Notes:
Today, we had DG Jason Chan, DGN Kenneth Wong and AG Henry Chan also join us. Our Board Members had a private meeting with DG, DGN and AG before the dinner.  VP Rebecca arranged a Chinese style dinner buffet with roast sucking pig and mini moon cakes as a desert to celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival.  PP George proposed Betty to be our new member and we had the induction tonight.  Rtn Betty just retired and hopes to contribute her time and effort to our club.  Her classification is Tax Advisor.

DGN Kenneth introduced a district event, “Sports Carnival for students of Hong Kong and to welcome the 16th Asian Game”, which will be held at Shatin Jockey Club Race course on Saturday, the 25th September.  This carnival features continual school performances, with 80 game booths hosted by Rotary clubs, Rotaractors, schools and Sports organizations and Government departments.  It will have close to 10,000 participants attending and over 10,000 prizes will be handed out and there will be “Raffles draw” with fabulous prizes.  The Welcome Lunch at 4/F, HKJC Shatin Clubhouse, District Governor Jason will speak in front of Municipal leaders of Guangzhou city and Asian Game Organising Committee and Rotary dignitaries.
 
After that, PP Nick showed us the club’s video about our Sichuan Leprosy Project.

DG Jason as our main speaker said he was happy to visit us and have a very meaningful private meeting with our Board Members.  He hopes we can continue our effort on membership and community service. President Stephen presented a Framed Embroidery done by the villagers served by the Leprosy Project to DG Jason.
We collected $1260 for raffle and fines, the winner of raffle was PP Paul and PP Danny, they got a box of moon cake each as raffle prizes.

DG Jason Chan with President Stephen


DGN Kenneth Wong