Bulletin 11th February 2019
Bulletin 11 February, 2019.
Rotary Club Bali Ubud Sunset
District 3420/no. 79571
Meetings 2nd Monday of each month at Kakiang Garden Café, Jl Raya Andong;
and last Monday of each month at Maya Resort and Spa, Ubud; 5.30-7 pm.
FOLLOW YOUR HEART!!
Announcements, reports, project updates, guest welcoming.
President Brian welcomed members (10) and guests(8). Our guests were invited to introduce themselves.
Debra Sloat, Rotarian from Kamloops Daybreak, Canada. Her club has approximately 100 members, and their main project is reducing the number of starving children in their area.
Belousov Vasilli, Rotary Khabarovsk, Russia, he is president elect of his club.
Belousov Yurii is the son of Vasilli and acts as his interpreter.
Yuko Umagoe, is from Rotary Club Tokyo Akebono, she is President elect of her club.
Ayu Lala is a newly inducted member of Rotaract Club Ubud. She is being sponsored by RCBUS, to attend RYLA training this month in Malang. She is a student in Denpasar. She thanked the club for her sponsorship and hopes to gain knowledge to become a good leader. Ywan Andi is Rotaract and supporting new member Ayu.
Tunggu Dewi works for Kopernik, Ubud. They produce innovative products and involved in environmental projects. Tunggu is a possible new member of our club!!
Nick de Boursac, from Rotary Singapore. RCBUS is hoping to become a sister club with Nick’s club in Singapore.
Brian reported that RCBUS is sponsoring Ayu for RYLA training, plus her travelling costs.
Bruce Briscoe suggesting that RCBUS sponsor Bali Children’s Project – which helps children with necessary equipment, clothes etc. so they can attend school.
Renee Heaton: continuing linkage with Rotary Club of Glen Innes, NSW. They are sending to
Bali handmade blankets and wraps for disadvantaged baby’s children. The first batch of 12
were distributed in December to the Abandoned Babies home in Denpasar; the second
batch of 20 will arrive this month and will be distributed at the foundation home for
disabled children in Jimbarin.
Tika: setting up schedule with JFF, arrange date; then discuss cost to RCBUS.
It was explained what JFF is and does, to our visitors.
Allan Starr: Allan asked all members to think of what projects we could plan for our new
year; as well as the ones we continue supporting, water projects; JFF; Rumah Sehat we need
more and remember they have to be for community not a single person, be ongoing and
sustainable. Fund raising is very hard In Bali so the little funds we have need to be well
spent; hence we are looking to become sister clubs with other overseas more financial
clubs! Board members will decide on suggested projects at meetings.
Officer positions for 2019/2020:
President – Kartika Dewi (Tika)
Vice president – Kadek Kerthi (Dora)
Secretary – Sue Bishop
Executive Secretary/Director – Allan Keith Starr
Treasurer – Brian Goldman
Club Membership Chair – Irenee Heaton (Renee)
Youth Generation Services – Wayan Suyanta (Kaler)
Fund Raising Chair – Ray Bhisop.
Community Services – Kadek Kerthi (Dora)
Next meeting : 25 th February 2019 at Maya Resort and Spa, Ubud. 5.30 – 7pm with guest speaker Wayan Wardika from Taro Waste Management.