DIARY OF ACTIVITIES 2007-2008

CLUB SERVICE

1. 22.07.07 – Attended RC A’ Famosa Malacca’s Installation Dinner.

2. 28.07.07 – Family of Rotary – Pot’s Luck fellowship dinner was held at the business premise of President Steven Chong.

3. 29.07.07 – District Rotary Foundation Seminar hosted by RC Subang. Our club participants were PP Lioh Cheng Lim, Rtn. Lau Kwong Nee and Rtn. Leong Teck Hing.

4. 31.07.07 – Family of Rotary – Rotarians and Anns attended funeral wake to pay our last respects to Rtn. Moi Kew Choi’s late beloved father.

5. 14.08.07 – Guest speaker PDG Dato’ Ir. AP Perumal from RC Cyberjaya addressed our members on the topic of “Catalyst to Membership Development” in conjunction with Rotary’s Membership Development & Retention Month in August.

6. 18.08.07 – Attended RC Kota Laksamana’s Installation Dinner.

7. 29.08.07 – Family of Rotary – Pot’s Luck to welcome visiting Rotarians and Anns from sister club RC Udonthani and RC Suphanburi, Thailand at held at Taman Bukit Indah.

8. 08.09.07 – Attended RC Bahau’s Installation Dinner.

9. 30.10.07 – Hosted a fellowship dinner to welcome our District Governor Dr. Joseph Rajendran at A’ Famosa Resort on the occasion of District Governor’s Official Visit to RC Tampin.

10. 04.11.07 – 19th Rotary Day : Promote Rotary Awareness Campaign, Rotary Information Booth and Membership Development Campaign.

11. 10.11.07 – Family of Rotary – Deepavali Pot’s Luck fellowship dinner was at held Chung Hua School Tampin.

12. 19.12.07 – Family of Rotary – Family Outing to Pulau Ketam, Selangor.
Total 39 participants comprising of Rotarians and families.

13. 16.02.08 – Family of Rotary – Chinese New Year Pot’s Luck was held at Taman Bukit Indah. We had wonderful fellowship with Rotary friends and supporters.

14. 23.02.08 – Attended District 3300 Intercity Meeting “ World Understanding & Peace” at Holiday Villa Subang.

15. 11.03.08 – Guest speaker Rtr. Gregory Sim from Rotaract Club of Kota Melaka delivered a very informative talk to our members on “ROTARACT” in conjunction with World Rotaract Week observed 10th – 16th March 2008.

16. 01.04.08 – Attended RC Kota Laksamana’s 10th Anniversary Dinner.

17. 12.04.08 – Attended Hon. Member Mr. Tay Ah Long’s 77th Birthday Dinner. He presented his annual contribution of RM10K to our club’s education aids fund and pledged to increase to RM15K next year.

18. 18.04.08 – 74th Rotary International District 3300 Assembly at Royal Bintang Hotel, Seremban, hosted by RC Seremban and partner clubs in Negeri Sembilan. As a partner club, we have 100% registration from all our members. Rotarians were also on duty to take charge of distributing the assembly bags.

19. 26.04.08 – Family of Rotary – Rotarians and Anns attended our club’s 47th Charter Day Dinner at Wangsamas Restaurant. PDG David Ho, Rotarians and Anns from RC Petaling Jaya were our special guests at the function.

20. 20.05.08 – Guest speaker Ms. Emelia Tan from MyBatik Magazine Publisher delivered a very interesting and informative talk on “MALAYSIAN BATIK- Process, Design & Market” to our members.

21. 31.05.08 – Attended District 3300 The Rotary Foundation Recognition Night at Holiday Villa Subang. The Guest of Honour Past RI President & TRF Trustee Khun Bhichai Rattakul of Thailand presented 100% EREY Club per capita recognition to our club ranked 5th in our district for Rotary Foundation Annual Giving this year with a total contribution of USD$7,000 to TRF. Multiple Paul Harris Fellows: PP Gan Choong Tat, PHF +2
PP Dato’ Balwant Singh, PHF +1, Rtn. Lau Kwong Nee, PHF+1,
Paul Harris Fellow: PP Tee Boon Heng.

VOCATIONAL SERVICE

1. 31.07.07 – Donated a typewriter and 50 plastic chairs to SRJK (Tamil) Ladang Repah under our education aids program.

2. 04.11.07 – 19th Rotary Day :
Promotion of 4-Way Test – The 4-Way Test drinking mugs were distributed to the general public.

3. 04.11.07 – Educational Aids Subsidies worth RM10,050 were given out to 37 secondary school students @ RM150.00 each and 45 primary school students @ RM100.00 each respectively.

COMMUNITY SERVICE

1. 14.08.07 – Provided financial assistance of RM720.00 to Mdm. Teck Kim Chow of Gemencheh to support her children schooling expenses.

2. 12.10.07 – Road Safety Awareness “Balik Kampung” project officiated by Tampin OCPD Tuan Zul Aznam Haron at Jalan Seremban-Tampin. 30 food hampers, 500 packets of candies, 480 bottles of drinking water, 300 pieces of reflective safety vests and 500 pieces of road safety pamphlets were given out to passing motorists to promote driving home safely during the festive season of Hari Raya Puasa.

3. 04.11.07 – 19th Rotary day: Children’s Art Contest.
Blood Donation.
Honour our Senior Citizens.
Organ Donation Campaign.
Deworming syrup for the children.
Road Safety Exhibition by the police.

4. 15.1.07 - Donated RM450.00 to SJK (Cina) Chung Hua Tampin for poor needy students that was presented during their Annual Prize Giving Day.

5. 18.12.07 – Provided monthly financial assistance of RM120.00 x 6 =RM720 for University Malaya undergraduate Miss Phang Yew Hui of Gemencheh to pursue her studies.

6. 20.12.07 – Donated RM2,000.00 to Rotary Club of Temerloh for flood relief works in Pahang.

7. 15.01.08 – Donated RM300.00 to Mr. Ong Boon Fah, a kidney patient from Kg. Baru Gedok, Gemencheh for his medical treatment.

8 . 06.03.08 – PDK Special Children Family Outing to A’ Famosa Water World saw participation from PDK Tampin, Rembau, Gemencheh, Jelai, Pasir Besar and Gemas. This year’s outing coincided with the birthday of Datin Tan Chay Hoon, wife of our Hon. Member Datuk Alex Lau. Datin Tan presented cash donation of RM300 each to all the PDKs and distributed angpows to all the children.

9. 11.04.08 – Provided one unit of Hot & Cold Water Dispenser to Accident & Emergency Department of Tampin Hospital for the convenience of the general public at the waiting area.

10. 26.04.08 – Conducted Rotary International’s Lighthouse Literacy Project called Concentrated Language Encounter (CLE) for 27 teachers at A’ Famosa Resort with the assistance of Rotary Club of Petaling Jaya. The CLE is an approach in English language teaching and learning that integrates the development of the four skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing. The CLE technique was found to be successful in turning failure into success when it used as a methodology in teaching English proficiency.

11. 01.05.08 – Rotarians participated in DIY gotong royong to repaint the Rotary Bus Shelter in front of TBS Hostel. The participants were President Steven Chong, PE M. Gunalan Machap, Community Service Director Rtn. Lau Kwong Nee, PP Chin Choy Fook, PP Gan Choong Tat, PP Lam Pang Heng, PP Tai Nam Sin, Rtn. Chang Yin Wan and PP Lioh Cheng Lim.

12. 06.05.08 – The Rotary Foundation approved two Matching Grant projects to be implemented by our club. Matching Grant # 64930 costing USD$18,000 to provide tables and chairs to Pulau Sebang Secondary School and Matching Grant # 64931 costing USD$10,000 to provide rehabilitation equipment for Occupational Therapy Unit of Tampin Hospital.

13. 05.06.08 – Hosted Miss Catherine King, The Rotary Foundation Grants Coordinator who visited Matching Grant projects of our club at Tampin District Hospital in particular Matching Grant # 64931 that will provide rehabilitation equipment for patients undergoing therapy at the Occupational Therapy Unit.

7. 15.01.08 – Donated RM300.00 to Mr. Ong Boon Fah, a kidney patient from Kg. Baru Gedok, Gemencheh for his medical treatment.

INTERNATIONAL SERVICE

1. 29.08.07 – Hosted 4D3N Rotary Friendship Visit to Tampin by our sister club RC Udonthani RI District 3340 and RC Suphanburi RI District 3330, Thailand. An Intercity Meeting was also held at A’ Famosa Resort, Alor Gajah, Melaka on 30th August 2007.

2. 05.11.07 – Hosted the GSE Team from RI District 2510 South Hokkaido, Japan for 4D3N in Tampin. The GSE Team members visited various historical and places of interest in Malacca.

3. 06.11.07 – Hosted the Intercity Meeting for Rotary Clubs in Group 9 Negeri Sembilan at A’ Famosa Resort for the official presentation by the GSE Team from RI District 2510 South Hokkaido, Japan.

4. 04.01.08 – Hosted 2D1N Rotary Friendship Visit to Tampin by our sister club RC Taipei Castle R.I. District 3480 Taiwan ROC. An Intercity Meeting was held at A’ Famosa Resort, Alor Gajah, Melaka where the renewal our sister club agreement for another two years was signed.

5. 08.05.08 – PP Dr. Er Kang Cher and Rotary Ann Lai Peng represented our club to attend sister club RC Taipei Castle’s 21st Anniversary Charter Celebrations in Taipei, Taiwan.

SERVICE TO NEW GENERATIONS

1. 28.07.07 – Attended 14th Installation Nite of the Interact Club of Sek. Men. Pulau Sebang.

2. 24.08.07 – Organized Rotary Youth Camp 2007, 24-26 August 2007 at Universiti Pertahanan Malaysia, Sg. Besi, Kuala Lumpur. A total of 41 participants comprising of 27 students from SMK Pulau Sebang and 14 students from SMK Taman Indah attended.

3. 25.08.07 – Attended the ROTARACT ASIA 2007 cultural night dinner held at A’ Famosa Resort, Alor Gajah, Melaka.

4. 04.11.07 – 19th Rotary Day :
Promotion of Carnival/Traditional games.
Promotion of healthy recreational activities for youth.

5. 23.11.07 – Sponsored our Interactors to attend the District 3300 Interact Conference from 23 – 25 November 2007 at Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) in Penang.