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Rotary International - South-West Finland and Åland Islands - District 1410

Costs for the clubs

During the club visits I have been asked about the club costs – what is included in per capita cost for Finland’s Rotary and for district. Below a list of the costs in 2019-2020 (explained below the picture in English): Finland’s Rotary: Membership information (database), Rotary Norden magazine, Youth Exchange, doctor bank and admin costs…
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Governor’s monthly letter October 2019

Read the monthly letter in pdf-form 10_GB_xx TOWARDS CHRISTMAS Four more club visits and all the agreed meetings are done!! During the visits we have been talking about changed rules, new ways to set up clubs (satellite), practices (85-rule) and procedures, how to accept transferring members, etc. etc It has been noted that information is needed…
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Hidden hours?

Let’s collect together all the hours made for Rotary – may they be minutes for example for the Facebook posting or hours planning club festivities/planning or participating in projects or for example arranging open event for the public. We do a lot of work for common good and cannot always get an attendance certificate, so…
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Governor’s monthly letter – September 2019

VSE successfully done

VSE visit is successfully over and according the visitors they had an amazing visit and had really good experiences both from the working culture as well as enjoyed their stay as tourists.

Especially big thank you for all the host families, rotaries involved in creating the program and everyone who was involved.

Quite a many Rotarians from the district helped with the arrangements but especially two Assistant Governors Rainer and Juha – thank you for your support, help, chauffeuring and arrangements..

VSE team’s members visited in Turku (thank you Erja and Barbara), in Parainen (thank you Kristiina and Tom), in Eurajoki (thank you Altti), in Forssa (thank you Jari, Rauno ja Tanja as well as helping hand outside of rotary Kirsi), in Huittinen (thank you Raimo), in Ulvilassa (thank you Hanna-Leena) and in Raisio (thank you Terhi). A special thank you for all the companies where our visitors had a possibility to visit!

Our team visits England 18.4. – 2.5. and you can apply for another month.Send your application latest on 31st of October – in English where you tell about yourself, your job, your hobbies and what you expect from the journey. Send the application to heidicaven@gmail.com.

District council decides the team members on 6th of November and after that the chosen ones receive information. Next the team gets together, thinks of the team visibility, what to take as a gift, etc. etc!

Governor’s monthly letter – August 2019

Monthly letter in pdf-form: 08_GB Attachments: vuosikokouskutsu –   D1410_tilinpäätös 30.6.2019  –  D1410 tase, tuloslaskelma 30.6.2019 –  1410 Tase-erittelyt 30.6.19 Kuvernööri-1410-2022-2023_GB   THE SHOW IS ON! Club visits are on and thank you for all those clubs, I have had a chance to meet and talk. And lots of talk we have had on different subjects. August has been…
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