President Lili-Ann welcomed the 50+ audience of members and friends including nine members from the Yarra Bend Rotary Club to our footy night at the beginning of the finals. Cathie Macmillan, pictured with Graeme Hindhaugh, had us all entertained with the singing of the footy team songs.
 
There were a few items of interest:
 
  • Bill Granger asked members to think about the upcoming auction run by the Mitchell River Rotary Club on 26 October to raise funds for drought relief. Could anyone thinking of going along please advise Bill next Monday so that he can arrange accommodation.
  • Val is looking for assistance to distribute fliers in Boroondara schools to promote the youth FORaMEAL event on 24 September at Hawthorn Town Hall.
  • Doug asked those joining the Philippines mission to please complete the RAWCS forms.
  • John McCaskill mentioned the Rotary 4 Bees cluster meeting on Tuesday 12 November at Greenacres Golf Club. There will be guest speakers, a Q & A and a lots of fun.