Hamper gifts were presented to some 30 families at Shepard's Staff Assemblies of God, Padang Serai Kedah. Rotarian Rev Alfred Samual was present to present the hampers. Merry Christmas to all!
Rotary Club of Bandar Sungai Petani organized handover of laptops sponsored by Micron Memory Malaysia Sdn Bhd to 98 students to enhance their ability to catch up to digital learning.
Dignitaries in attendance were
1. Yang Berhormat Professor Dr. Ramasamy Palanisamy, Deputy Chief Minister 2 of the State of Pulau Pinang
2. President Elect Thiaggu Letchumanan, Rotary Club of Bandar Sungai Petani
3. Charter President Dato’ Dr. S. Subramaniam, Rotary Club of Bandar Sungai Petani
4. Mr. Ramamoorthy Ganapathy Iyer, Managing Director, Micron Memory Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.
5. Mr. Moorthy Murugaiah, Human Resources Director, Micron Memory Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.
PE Thiaggu expressed our gratitude to Micron Memory Malaysia Sdn Bhd for partnering with us to give aid to the tune of RM1 million over the past 2 years.
Rotary Club of Bandar Sungai Petani had the honour of organizing the first in-person training event for Rotary Year 22-23 under Governor-Elect Dr Krishna Kumar and District Trainer PDG Dr Baskaran. PrePETS 1 was held at Park Avenue Hotel, Sungai Petani on 13-14 November 2021.
Governor Dato' Bindi officiated. 36 Presidents-Elect and 15 Incoming Assistant Governors attended in-person and the rest attended via Zoom online option. The Secretariat and Training Team members also attended.
Videos and Training materials available here.
The District Governor is an officer of Rotary International and her visit is equivalent to a visit by Rotary International.
After the serious business, Governor joined us for fellowship dinner at Charter President Dato' Dr Subramaniam's home
Governor also gave out The Rotary Foundation pins to Rotarians Thiaggu (PHF+1), Koek (PHF+2) and Yi Xin (PHF+3)
Finally, we also celebrated the birthdays of President Gopaldhass, Rotarian Yi Xin and Charter President Dato' Dr Subramaniam
PAPR (Powered air-purifying respirators) for Acute Respiratory Illness Ward in Hospital Sultan Abdul Halim
Powered air-purifying respirators are essential in the care of respiratory patients to prevent COVID-19 and other pathogen transmissions and cross-infections to health-care workers and other patients. 4 sets of PAPRs were presented to the SARI (Severe Acute Respiratory Infections) ward of Hospital Sultan Abdul Halim, Sungai Petani.
Rotarian Arvind and Cheng Yi Xin were present to handover the items. We are thankful for the generous donations from Rotary Club of Puchong, Rotary Club of Kuala Lumpur City Centre, Rotary Club of Bukit Angkasa, Rotary Club of Rahman Putra, Rotary Satellite Club of KLCC Kuantan Mandarin, Rotary International District 3300, Yayasan Kelab-Kelab Rotary Malaysia and Brickfields Asia College.
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.
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This will be the amount reported to WGM.
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