Club Projects from Rotary District 9980 - Page 16

FIORDLAND FUN FINANCING FINANCING cont... Each meeting night plus to name a few extras. New TeAnau Scout Den - $37,000. Techno Navigation - Car rally using the Spanq!! app on one smart phone per vehicle. Great fun. Trails Trust - Trail for biking and cycling. Te Anau to Manapouri. Exciting! $10,000 and more to follow. Roadside project - On-going and looking wonderful at the entrance to our town. St Patricks Day - Irish theme. Lots of green. Annual Trade Grant - $2,500 awarded to a local Fiordland College student. Spud in a Bucket Competition Movie night - Premiere of Walk in the Woods. Trips to South Pacific Show in Gore Global Grant - To Indian project in conjunction with Queenstown, $1,600. District Grant - TeAnau Plunket outdoor seat, $1,600. Charities supported • Polio Plus • Hospice • Domestic Violence • Platinum donation to Camp Quality FORTUNATE FUNDRAISING Santas Helpers Parade - $1,000. To have fantastic members, a wonderful area in which to live and a supportive community. The big ones. RYLA - 1 candidate, $600 This year we are particularly proud of: Chip Van - 5 outings. Great fun working as a team! RYE - Share of an extra student from Queenstown to Sweden. Comedy in the Woolshed - Davaar Woolshed. Famous comedians from New Zealand, Wales and England. Fiji - $1,000 to a school in an area where a local Rotarian’s friend lives. • Sarah Greaney - Who is currently in Turkey attending the Rotary Peace Initiative project conference Local Phone Book - Underway again. Fiordland College - Head Student awards, $3,200 plus. FRIENDSHIP Rotary Foundation Auction • Hands on Science, Otago • GATE students science camp • Life Education bus 14 • Our newest Paul Harris recipient Glenda Chalmers Members hosted the Canadian Friendship exchange team from Manitoba for 2 nights in February. 15