Welcome to Meeting No. 197 of the Rotary eClub of Latitude 38 

This week's meeting material

Where are all the young members?

It may seem like young members are as elusive to catch as Pokémon, but with the right strategy and awareness, it’s not that difficult at all. The truth is, they are really all around us. They may be in your work place, they may be in your neighborhood, or they may be in those other social gatherings you belong to. Others may be active in our youth programs like Rotaract and RYLA, readying themselves for the challenges that lie ahead. Read the article here

Putting power in hands of women

The clacking of sewing machines fills the sunlit room until word spreads that the bus has arrived. At that, a dozen women clad in pink kurtas file into the courtyard of the Seven Women Center in Kathmandu, Nepal. They smile widely as a group of Australian women led by a tall blonde enters through the iron gate. Read more here.

eSpeaker Series

Nicky Mih - Free to Shine - 2nd September

With a background in psychology, teaching and life coaching Nicky Mih was a primary school teacher, teaching hundreds of children across England and Australia as well as coaching driven principals and surgeons who wanted to combine succeeding in their careers with adventure, like living in Antarctica for a year. Nicky will blend a selection of fascinating stories taking you on a journey that began with a book and a promise. Nicky will take you through the depths of sex trafficking to the heights of young girls building community centers and libraries, illustrating lessons learned and challenging you to push your boundaries and step up even more. Join us at 7:30 PM AEST to listen to Nicky's story. Register via our Facebook Events page

Rotary Training

Our next Rotary Training session will be on the 19 August at 7:30 PM. Zoom link to be advised 

Board Meeting

The next Board Meeting will be on the 12 August at 7:30 PM. Zoom link to be advised

General Meeting.

The next General Meeting will be on the 26 August at 7:30 PM. Zoom link to be advised

Facebook Updates

Keep posting your updates to Facebook or email them to me and I will add them. If you have more photos or info for our current projects please send them to me so I can update our projects page.

This officially ends meeting No.197. Let me know on our Facebook group what you thought of the meeting material. Serious, leave a comment. It helps to get some feedback on the meeting and also to hear your thoughts and ideas. For club members go to the closed group here Closed Group Facebook page and for non members please leave a comment on our Public Facebook page, like, and share.

If you have an interesting topic, or project to share please contact Pete at pete@showell.com.au

Thank you for joining us, we appreciate your feedback, hope you will return soon and invite a guest.

Pete Showell