District 9455 Info Update
 
Submissions for the Weekly Update must be
received by 12 noon the day before publication or they may not be included.
Please provide flyers in jpeg or jpg format
 
Email address for submissions: dgexecassist@rotarywa9455.org
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BOOKINGS NOW OPEN FOR
IMAGINE THE FUTURE - ROTARY WA DISTRICT CONFERENCE
Early bird price $225 available to 15th December 2023
Click here to view the program and speakers
 
Click here to book
or scan the QR code below
 
DISTRICT & CLUB EVENTS/NEWS
 
Apprentice Employment Network WA (AEN WA) EO Irene Walker with Karrinyup Rotary 2022-2023 Vocational Service Director Tess Gardner
 
Support for AEN WA Awards for Excellence
 
Members of the Karrinyup Rotary Vocational Service team recently attended the 2022 Apprentice Employment Network of WA Awards for Excellence gala presentation evening, where Director Tess Gardner made presentations of support to the winners.
 
This new project is the result of former Vocational Service Director Kay Durrant’s diligence and understanding of the importance recognizing the need to support young people starting out in their careers.
 
Read more here.......
 
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Rotary International is committed to diversity and inclusion.
As part of our engagement with the Western Australian community, we are encouraging all Rotaractors and Rotarians to participate in the Perth Pride March on Saturday 26 November 2022 to show our support for the LGBTIQ+ community and demonstrate that Rotary is a diverse and inclusive organisation.
 
The Pride Parade March returns to James St Northbridge and will be much more interactive and a lot easier to manage the logistics for all.
With the change The Pride Parade is anticipating an significant increase to audience from last year and will also be live streamed to various venues around Perth and Online.  The organisers are expecting over 5,500 participants Marching.
We need your support and participate in our Pride March by Rotary WA. The event is free.
 
To register your attendance in the March, we require you to complete a registration form by Thursday 11 November.  All you need to is to click on the following link to register. 
If you are registering for friends or family members, please include their names with the registration.  Wrist bands will be issued on the day of the event and will be determined by the names on the registrations.
Dress theme: All things Rotarian.  Please wear all your Rotary apparel.  We would like to show as much Rotary shirts, hats and pins to identify as Rotary.  Apart from  that we encourage to bring some colour and pizzazz to the rest of your attire.
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                             Date/Time: Dec 1, 6:45pm
Click here for the booking link
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Perhaps you have been considering adding an Acknowledgement of Country to your meeting procedures but you are not sure how to proceed or perhaps not all members are supportive of the idea. Perhaps your club wants to do a project with an Aboriginal Community but needs some resources to help with the process. Perhaps members would like to be better informed about the Uluru Statement from the Heart, the Voice to parliament, a future Makarrata (truth telling) or a Treaty with Aboriginal people. No matter at which point your club is along the cultural awareness spectrum, Ros Marshall, Chair of the Rotary D9455 Aboriginal Reference Group (ARG) is available to talk to you.
 
If you would like to find out more about the ARG before planning to invite Ros to speak to the club, have a look at our excellent website at www.rotaryarg.org.au. The website contains a wealth of information about past successful Rotary projects from across the state. It also provides a manual for respectful engagement with the Aboriginal community and huge range of other resources to raise cultural awareness.
 
Why not invite Ros to be a guest speaker at your club? Presentations are tailormade to suit your club’s specific requirements.
 
PH: Ros Marshall on 0413221253 or email: rosslyn.marshall@gmail.com to book.
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