Rotarian Sanmugam organised the first TRF Run to raise funds for The Rotary Foundation at SJKC Lin Khay, Bandar Sri Astana today at 9 am for Rotarians, family members and friends. It was a fun day for all who attended. Not only did they raise more than RM 5,000, but they also doubled as ploggers and collected rubbish strewn along the trail.
17-18 July 2023. Pantai Hospital Sungai Petani Training Room.
Mental Health First Aid Course equips and certifies teachers with further skills to support the segment of society most vulnerable to mental stresses, the youth and adolescents. This course is organized by the Rotary Action Group on Mental Health Initiatives, District 3300 Chapter in collaboration with Malaysian Mental Health Association trainers. Puan Fazlin is the trainer for this event in Sungai Petani.
This program is funded by a Global Grant from The Rotary Foundation. Hosted by Rotary Club of Bandar Sungai Petani. Venue, site logistics and meals sponsored by Pantai Hospital Sungai Petani, in support of our community.
Mental Health Resources: https://ncmw.com.my/emergency-resources/
Rotary Club of Bandar Sungai Petani: https://www.rotarysungaipetani.org/
View the recording below. If you would like to skip to the various sections, click on the "YouTube" logo at the bottom right of the video to open in YouTube. Click on "more" to open the list of chapters.
Rotary Club of Bandar Sungai Petani joined the conversation during our regular meeting at Park Avenue.
Is polio eradication a realistic, or worthwhile objective? Is it achievable? When can we achieve total eradication of polio? How? Who is doing the work? Should Rotarians focus on something else now?
Rotary leaders and medical experts give the perspective from the macro and micro levels.
Open the video description for the various chapters in the video:
0:00 DRFC PDG Siti Subaidah - Opening
2:29 Intro by moderator Dr Selva Kumar Sivapunniam, District 3300 PolioPlus Chair
6:17 The Rotary Foundation Trustee Chair Past RI President Ian H.S. Riseley
7:26 Rotary International PolioPlus Chair Mike McGovern
9:06 TRF Trustee and Pakistan National PolioPlus Committee Chair Aziz Memon
11:54 Dato' Dr Musa Mohd Nordin, Consultant Paediatrician, KPJ Group
15:39 Dr Hamid Jafari, Director for Polio Eradication
21:30 Dialogue Session
55:13 Vote of thanks by PDG Siti
55:58 Closing by District Governor Dr Krishna Kumar
More info about Global Polio Eradication Initiative here: https://polioeradication.org/
Donate to the Polio Fund of The Rotary Foundation: https://www.endpolio.org/donate
Rotary Citation and The Rotary Foundation Banners for year 21-22 presented by Past Governor Bindi Rajasegaran
Past Governor of District 3300 Dato' Bindi Rajasegaran presented Rotary Citation certificates to Rotary Clubs that earned their citation for the year 21-22.
She also presented our EREY (Every Rotarian Every Year) banner from The Rotary Foundation.
In conjunction with World Polio Day and Deepavali on 24 October, Rotary International District 3300 shared a Deepavali fellowship meal on 2 November 2022. This was hosted by Rotary Club of Bandar Sungai Petani at President Thiaggu Letchumanan's home. District Governor Dr Krishna Kumar and District First Lady PAG Pushpa attended in person after his official visit to the club.
A total of 80 Rotarians attended in person and on hybrid zoom.
Opening remarks by PDG Siti Subaidah, District Rotary Foundation chair
Welcome by President Thiaggu
Remarks by RRFC PDG Leslie Saluhuddin
Introduction of Susanne Rea by PE Prassana
OAM Susanne Rea- Co-founder of WGM
Dr Selvakumar Sivapunniam, District Polio chair on Polio eradication strategy 2022-2026
WGM pledges and donations
Closing remarks by DG Dr Krishna Kumar
More information about End Polio: https://www.endpolio.org/
Watch the recording below.
Or watch on YouTube for chapters listed in the video description: https://youtu.be/REsTT8fj8CE
Early Child Intervention on Autism for Teachers and Caregivers
Date: 12 November 2022
Venue: Park Avenue Hotel, Sungai Petani
Hosted by Rotary Club of Sungai Petani
Hurry! First come first served! 35 pax only.
Rotarian Moorthy 012-4308007
Rotarian Prassana 013-4037666
Conducted by District Action Group on Autism,
Rotary International District 3300, Malaysia
The Rotary Foundation is Rotary International's service arm. It provides grants for projects that do good in the world. The Areas of Focus are:
1. Promoting peace
2. Providing clean water
3. Preventing and treating disease
4. Saving mothers and children
5. Supporting education
6. Promoting growth of local economies, and
7. Sustaining the environment.
90% of collections by The Rotary Foundation goes to beneficiaries throughout the world in a responsible and sustainable manner. Strict stewardship of the resources is a principle of The Rotary Foundation and projects require the partnership of international partner clubs.
Rotary Club of Bandar Sungai Petani is a strong supporter of The Rotary Foundation.
RESULTS from WGM Event#7372 Malaysia
Number of participants in the event: 98
Virtual WGM with Susanne and Mike
Total donation to TRF Polio Plus program: US$4562.00
In conjunction with World Polio Day, the Rotary Club of Bandar Sungai Petani hosted the World's Greatest Meal to End Polio on 13th October 2021. The event was attended by Rotarians, Rotaractors, and friends of Rotary from different parts of the world.
Welcome by President Gopaldhass Chitaya
District 3300 Governor Dato Bindi Rajasegaran
Co-founder of World's Greatest Meal to End Polio Susanne Rea
Rotary International PolioPlus Chair Michael K McGovern
District 3300 PolioPlus Chair Dr Selva Kumar Sivapunniam
Past District Governor Dr Baskaran Gobala Krishnan
Moderator: WGM Country Coordinator PAG Prof Dr PK Rajesh
Emcees: Rotarians Dr Parthiban Govindarajoo and Dhanesh Thavasi Kanoo
Introduced the speakers: Past President Moorthy Kasinathan, Rotarians Remya Vallathol, Cheng Yi Xin and Prassana Krishnan
Thanked the speakers: Rotarian Thiaggu Letchumanan
Contribution to the polio plus fund: US$4562.00, transformed in US$13686.00 with the matching of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, funds for 22810 vaccines.
You are invited to join us in a Zoom Meeting with
Rotary International PolioPlus Chair
Dato' Bindi Rajasegaran
Governor, District 3300
Co-Founder of World's Greatest Meal to End Polio
Prof Dr P.K. Rajesh
Country Coordinator for World's Greatest Meal
Topic: World Polio Day Virtual WGM
Date: Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021
Time: 08:15 PM Kuala Lumpur
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 818 6707 3974
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