PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE - JULY 2016

Greetings to all
It is with pride and positive expectancy that I have been chosen by the club members to lead the club over the new Rotary year 2016-2017.

I feel honoured to accept the trust you have given me and will give it my very best. My time as secretary over the past 7 years has given me a very valuable insight into the club, it's projects and and what has been and has yet to be achieved.

We are in changing times and in many cases change is viewed with a degree of scepticism, but as the saying goes, for things to change, we have to change. Embrace change and look forward with a positive attitude of making whatever changes we make successful.

I ask you all to be mindful of opportunities to share Rotary and all it’s good work with all the people you come into contact with.

We need to increase membership of our club to carry out the many good works we are involved with and as you all know my motto for the year is “Share the Load”We have a strong team to help move our projects forward and I am grateful for the energy and drive that the team leaders are already putting into their responsibilities.

Being a member of Rotary is and always has been “Service Above Self” with the opportunity to "Give back” to our Communities.

This year is also special as we celebrate 100 years of our own charity The Rotary Foundation which has over the last 100 years
contributed three thousand million dollars to help so many causes, locally, nationally and internationally and we as Rotarians should be immensely proud of the changes we have made in so many people’s lives.

I wish you all a very happy, healthy and fulfilling year
Yours in Rotary

Malcolm Horsey

 

 

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