Tag: District

  • Kingspark Hong Kong Rotary Club – Legal Career Project for Students

    Kingspark Hong Kong Rotary Club – Legal Career Project for Students

    HONG KONG HOLDING COURT The Rotary Club of Kingspark, Hong Kong, decided the best way to teach some students a lesson was to take them to court – or at least a mock court. The club was participating in a project in which 10 clubs in District 3450 (Hong Kong; Macau; Mongolia) teamed up with…

  • Kowloon East Rotary Club – First 100% Major Donor Club of The Rotary Foundation

    Kowloon East Rotary Club – First 100% Major Donor Club of The Rotary Foundation

    THE ROTARY FOUNDATION HAS SCORED A MAJOR MILESTONE that even founder Arch C. Klumph might not have envisioned. (“I’m happy to announce tonight that we have our first 100% Major Donor Club: the Rotary Club of Kowloon East in Hong Kong,” said 2006-07 Rotary Foundation Trustee Chair Luis Gay at the RI Convention’s Major Donor…

  • Rotary Club of Bayview Sunshine Hong Kong – Walk for a Polio Free World

    Rotary Club of Bayview Sunshine Hong Kong – Walk for a Polio Free World

    Polio campaign Setting the pace to end polio More than 2,000 people converged at scenic Victoria Peak, Hong Kong, on 10 November 2002 to participate in the three-mile Walk for a Polio-Free World. The Rotary Club of Bayview Sunshine organized the event, which raised US$50.000 for the polio eradication fundraising campaign from sponsors who pledged…

  • Tolo Harbour Rotary Club supported End Polio in Africa

    Tolo Harbour Rotary Club supported End Polio in Africa

    Tolo Harbour Rotary Club supported End Polio in Africa — 1997 Charter President 1987-1988-1989, Tolo Harbour Rotary Club 24 October 2015 PolioPlus Program World Polio Day is 24 October. PolioPlus, the most ambitious program in Rotary’s history, is the volunteer arm of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative. For the last three decades, Rotary has led…

  • Kowloon East Rotary Club – Rotary Villages Project in Jiangsu China

    Kowloon East Rotary Club – Rotary Villages Project in Jiangsu China

    The Rotary Club of Kowloon East Rotary Villages Project in Jiangsu Province, China, 1992 九龍東區扶輪社 1992 年中國江蘇省扶輪新村項目 China- Jiangsu Province residents join Tommy Wan of the Rotary Club of Kowloon East commemorating the building of the first of two Rotary Club villages in mainland China. Each village includes 110 houses, which the Rotarians donated to…

  • Kwun Tong Rotary Club – Project Music Across the Ocean

    Kwun Tong Rotary Club – Project Music Across the Ocean

    The spirit of internationality “Music Across the Ocean was the theme of an international service project which brought together Rotarians of Kieran To B, gruitan E aspha and Santa Philippines. Members of the three clubs sponsored a singing tour of the Philippines for the 54 members of the Kwun Tong Children’s Chorus. The Kwun Tong…

  • Kowloon Rotary Club – Arran Street Projects in 1951 and 1977

    Kowloon Rotary Club – Arran Street Projects in 1951 and 1977

    The Rotary Club of Kowloon Projects Arran Street Trachoma Clinic in 1951 Arran Street Child Assessment Center in 1977 1 April 2015 The No.9 Arran Street single-storey premises erected by Kowloon Rotary Club in 1951 In the April 1952 Issue of《The Rotarian》magazine, there is a one-page report on “Rotary in Hong Kong” describing the Rotary…

  • Ulaanbaatar Rotary Club – Australian Rotarians rescue a life in Mongolia – 1995

    Ulaanbaatar Rotary Club – Australian Rotarians rescue a life in Mongolia – 1995

    Australian Rotarians rescue a life in Mongolia BY PHILLIP HINTON Hishigzul is a playful, robust two-year-old Mongolian girl. Her rosy cheeks and inquisitive eyes would certainly qualify her to be the star of a movie or a television program. In November 1994, how- ever, she was experiencing severe ham problems loacaneilaring help her, Hishigzul’s life…

  • Hong Kong Clubs mark Centennial with Nature Project -2005

    Hong Kong Clubs mark Centennial with Nature Project -2005

    Hong Kong clubs mark centennial with nature project FOR THEIR centennial project, six Rotary clubs in Hong Kong will contribute HK$500.000 to renovate a nature center and build a wetland conservation research center. The Rotary clubs of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island West, Hong Kong Northwest, The Peak, City Northwest Hong Kong, and Mid-Level will…

  • District 3450 raised fund for PolioPlus Partners Program

    District 3450 raised fund for PolioPlus Partners Program

    Rotarians raise $220.000 District 3450 has been a generous supporter of the PolioPlus Partners program, through which Rotary clubs, districts, and individual Rotarians volunteer time and “I led a team there,” says Wong. “[But the 1999 effort] can’t be compared to this one, in terms of the amount of money involved.” for PolioPlus Partners District…

  • R.I. District 3450 First All-Medical Group Study Exchange Team to Beijing

    R.I. District 3450 First All-Medical Group Study Exchange Team to Beijing

    First all-medical GSE team to Beijing The traditional Chinese proverb, “you rely on friends when you are not at home,” couldn’t have found a better example than the first all- medical Group Study Exchange (GSE) with a non-Rotary country, between physicians from Beijing, People’s Republic of China, and their counterparts in Hong Kong and Macau.…

  • R.I. President Luis Giay visited Hong Kong and Macau in 1997

    R.I. President Luis Giay visited Hong Kong and Macau in 1997

    MACAU President Luis meets with H.E. General Vasco Rocha Vieira, governor of Macau. Right: Yan-Kee Cheng, governor of R.. District 3450. HONG KONG During a late-November visit to Rotary District 3450 Scholar Rosanna Wong and presents her with a plaque that recognizes her contributions to international understanding. Rosanna is the current convenor of the Executive…

  • Hong Kong Tree Planting Day

    Hong Kong Tree Planting Day

    A most energetic tree planting was in Hong Kong’s Sai Kung Country Park where the then Governor Arthur Au of District 345 led 1000 Rotarians, their families, and Rotaractors in planting 2,000 trees within half an hour

  • R.I. District 345 Mini-Marathon for Disabled in Taiwan

    R.I. District 345 Mini-Marathon for Disabled in Taiwan

    Over 2,000 disabled athletes competed in the mini-marathon. Rotarians take off in Taiwan joy Doing Good Things Program,” a feature of Taiwan Television Enterprise, Ltd. The Rotarians of District 345 (Republic of China) are stepping up service at all levels. One high point of the year was a mini-marathon for the disabled sponsored by 11…

  • 國際扶輪社三四五地區第二十五屆年會

    國際扶輪社三四五地區第二十五屆年會

    國際扶輪社三四五地區第二十五屆年會 — 銀禧之夜 林華新總監 (臺北東區扶輪社) Ricardo Lin, Rotary International District 345 Governor 1984-1985 時間:民國七十四年(1985 年)三月二十一日至二十三日 地點:陽明山中山樓 / 臺北圓山大飯店 參加人數:香港/澳門 188 人、日本 36 人、臺灣北部地區 1,178 人,合計 1,402 人(不含眷屬) 平均會議出席人數:80%以上 天氣:春寒料峭、陰雨綿綿 氣溫:攝氏 12~15 度 第二十五屆年會盛況打破多年來的紀錄,有照片及錄影帶為證。在往後的年會能超越其盛 況者鳳毛麟角。但成就這場盛事幕後所付出的辛勞,非筆墨足以形容。尤其是社友們的鼎力相 助,眾志成城,更使我感佩萬分,至今難忘。 年會的考驗 總監任內另一重頭戲就是籌辦年會。公式訪問結束後,待我查詢年會之事,籌備會已開過 三次會議,主委和秘書才告知將面臨的難題,尚待解決者主要有下列事項: (一)要求面目一新,異於往年。往年年會地點,都是選在來來飯店(Sheraton Hotel)。現今 開會日期決定權又不在扶輪社,卻屬於開會場地的主管經理,且距離年會日期剩下不到半年。 (二)無法確定人數、無法做預算、無法訂定收費額,又期待不超過去年的收費,真可說是 「巧婦難為無米之炊」。 (三)晚會康樂節目委託演藝界高層人士安排,開出來的價碼是 60 萬元(新臺幣)。有一個半小 時的歌舞表演,內容能否接受?但各社自動參與表演的節目全部要取消,頗費口舌。 (四)陽明山中山樓已答應租用一天,但一千多位社友的交通問題要如何解決?停車位只有一 百個,平均十位社友才有一個停車位。 (五)港澳社友來臺開會,增加許多交通費用,是否要調整收費? 籌委會委員均是社會上的企業精英,一流的管理人才。三次共約五個小時會議,剩下來的 有這五個待決大懸案。 有句格言:「成功不是坐電梯直上,而是一步一步踏階梯往上爬。」 2 但我卻看不到階梯,怎麼辦?又不能休息一下再說,因為年會一定得在春天舉行,臺灣才…

  • District 345 of Rotary International – A General Picture in the Years

    District 345 of Rotary International – A General Picture in the Years

    District 345 of Rotary International A General Picture in the Years 1976-1978 by Herbert K. Lau (劉敬恒) (Rotary China Historian) 1 May 2014 Except here below is a report given by S. H. Sung ( 宋常康), of Hong Kong Rotary Club ( 香港扶輪社), District 345 Governor 1975-1976, at the “Voices of Asia” Session during the…

  • R.I. District 345 – Projects by Clubs in Taiwan

    Republic of China. Here is a happy thought from the Rotary Club of Taipei West. Most of the club’s previous projects had been highly “visible” ones: a playground, a waterfall, a home for crippled children, a city clean-up campaign. One day, feeling that a little optimism wouldn’t hurt the community, the club decided to initiate…

  • R.I. District 345 – Rotary in Taiwan

    R.I. District 345 – Rotary in Taiwan

    《The Rotarian》 November 1973 THE CHARTERING of the first Rotary Club on Taiwan was not a beginning but rather a continuation of the Rotary tradition of mainland China. The Chinese Communist victory over the Nationalist armies in 1949 effectively ended Rotary on the mainland, but a year earlier the seed had been transplanted to Taiwan…

  • R.I. District 345 Award-Winning Club Projects

    R.I. District 345 Award-Winning Club Projects

    AWARD-WINNING CLUB PROJECTS The Awards Committee of District 345 has presented trophies to two Clubs for their outstanding contributions to their communities. They are: -The Rotary Club of Hong Kong Island West: for its Rotary Village on Mount Davis (see photo). Opened early this year, the Village provides permanent housing for 64 families, a total…

  • Rotary International District 345 Governors (1960-1984)

    Rotary International District 345 Governors (1960-1984)

    Rotary International District 345 Governors (1960-1984) (Republic of China (Taiwan) / British Crown Colony Hong Kong / Portuguese Territory Macao) 國際扶輪 345 地區歷任總監(1960-1984) (中華民國臺灣省、英國屬地香港、葡萄牙屬地澳門) / 1 February 2013 1960-1961 K. T. Kwo (Taipei) 郭克悌 (臺北社) 1961-1962 Kenneth Fung Ping-Fan (Hong Kong) 馮秉芬 (香港社) 1962-1963 “Sunny” Chang Shen-Fu (Taipei) 張申福 (臺北社) 1963-1964 “Dick” Omar R. Sadick…