As the Rotary Public Image Coordinators for New Zealand, the South Pacific Islands and Australia, we are keen to communicate regularly using this Blog. It will contain the latest Public Image news. We need to enhance our Public Image. It is our task to facilitate this and one method is using the Blog. We will be updating it on a regular basis. Do check it out and add the link to your Club web site and Bulletin. [PDG Leanne Jaggs (Zone 7b) & Wendy Gabroit (Zone 8)]
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
This close - something to celebrate
Minister for Education Hekia Parata showing how close the world is in eliminating polio from our world.
and I have just returned from a civic welcome where our group study
exchange visitors from Canada were welcomed by the Mayor of Wellington,
Celia Wade Brown. Along with DG Graeme Blick and many other Rotarians
from surrounding Wellington Clubs, we were also honoured to have the
Minister for Education Hekia Parata present to say a few words. Both
spoke highly of the good work of Rotary across the world and both are
honorary Rotarians. It was great to feel the real positives from such
an exchange and the goodwill it fosters between nations and cultures.
And of course, the Minister and Mayor Celia both were very aware of the
efforts Rotary has made in the eradication of polio. We are indeed