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國際扶輪第3450地區簡史 The History of District 3450 in Chinese

國際扶輪第3450地區簡史 The History of District 3450 in Chines…

國際扶輪第3450地區簡史賀錦平前地區總監2009年07月賀錦平前地區總監以簡易筆觸介紹自1919年首個扶輪社在上海出現,到1931年香港成立首個扶輪社至21世紀的今天,娓娓道來,讓我們只需花數分鐘時間即可了解3450地區發展史,實為不可多得的歷史文獻。從一位渴望交友的寂寞男士開始,扶輪發展至今,已成為其中最具影響力的國際性服務團體。104年前,第一個扶輪社只有四人。今天在全球的200個國家和地區中,已建立超過32,000個扶輪社,約1,200,000名社員。

Paul P. Harris visited Shanghai and Hong Kong in 1935

Paul P. Harris visited Shanghai and Hong Kong in 1935

Paul P. Harris visited Shanghai and Hong Kong in 1935 By Herbert K. Lau (劉敬恒) (Rotary China Historian) 23 February 2015 “Rotary has satisfactorily demonstrated the fact that friendship can easily hurdle national and religious boundary lines.” ~~ Paul P. Harris, Founder, 1935 FEBRUARY is the anniversary month of Rotary. The February in 1935 ...

Rotary International President Percy Hodgson-Visit to Hong Kong & Canton in 1949

Rotary International President Percy Hodgson-Visit to Hong Kong &…

Rotary International President Percy Hodgson Visit to Hong Kong and Canton in 1949 by Herbert K. Lau (劉敬恒) (Rotary China Historian)1 July 2015Percy HodgsonThe Presidential TravelThe pattern for a year marked with inspiration, enthusiasm and achievement, was set by Rotary International President 1949-1950 Percy Hodgson of Pawtucket, Rhode Island, U.S.A., when, as President Nominee, he ...

Rotary in Hong Kong and Kowloon in 1952

Rotary in Hong Kong and Kowloon in 1952

Rotary in Hong Kong and Kowloon in 1952By Herbert K. Lau (劉敬恒) (Rotary China Historian)1 December 2015This is the cover of the April 1952 Issue of《The Rotarian》magazine, and this was the first time the beautiful Victoria Harbourscene used on the cover of this global magazine with pictorial story telling Rotarians world-wide how the then British ...

The Birth of District 345 Rotary International

The Birth of District 345 Rotary International

The Birth of District 345 Rotary International China, Hong Kong and Macao by Herbert K. Lau (劉敬恒) (Rotary China Historian) 1 July 2015 “Non-districted clubs in China, Hong Kong (Crown Colony) and Macao have been constituted into a new district, No. 345.” — This is quoted from the Annual Report 1959-1960 by the Rotary International General Secretary George ...

District 345 of Rotary International - A General Picture in the Year 1977-1978

District 345 of Rotary International – A General Picture in the …

District 345 of Rotary International A General Picture in the Year 1977-1978 by Herbert K. Lau (劉敬恒) (Rotary China Historian) 1 May 2014 Except here below is a report given by S. H. Sung (宋常康), of Hong Kong Rotary Club (香港扶輪社), District 345 Governor 1975-1976, at the “Voices of Asia” Session during the 69th Rotary International Convention in ...

The World’s Longest Dancing  Chinese  Dragon 1991 by HK Rotarians & Rotaractors

The World’s Longest Dancing Chinese Dragon 1991 by HK Rotarians …

Entered The Guinness Book of World Records 1991 The World’s Longest Dancing Chinese Dragon by Hong Kong Rotarians and Rotaractors By Herbert K. Lau (劉敬恒) (Rotary China Historian) District 3450 Rotaract Chair 1990-1991-1992 1 August 2017 In a summer night of 10 August 1991, highlight of the 3rd International Abilympics (第三屆國際展能節) hosted by the Hong Kong Society for ...

The Recovery of the "Peking Bell"

The Recovery of the “Peking Bell”

by Rotarian Jim PringleLast updated: 18-06-1998 Rtn Bob Wilson, of RC Hong Kong South, could hardly believe his eyes. He had been visiting a home on Hong Kong’s posh Peak to look at furniture and artifacts that were on sale, and had not found anything of interest. Then, on his way out, he glanced at a ...

The Hong Kong Workshop - Preparing for the return of Rotary – 1994

The Hong Kong Workshop – Preparing for the return of Rotary – 19…

SPECIAL REPORT The Hong Kong Workshop Preparing for the return of Rotary T s the R.I. Board of Directors and adjacent non-Rotary countries.” able to the Hong Kong Workshop. reviewed the notable prog A second key difference was the ress made to date in extend other goals: to design a comprehen- political stance of governments. ...

Presidential Conference 2000: Hong Kong

Presidential Conference 2000: Hong Kong

Presidential Conference 2000 Below: Keynote speaker the Honorable C.Y. Leung, convenor of the Executive Council of Hong Kong, S.A.R., spoke on the impact of the regional economy on community service. Right: Past district governors Raymond Wong (left) and Charles Loh address a group discussion session. 4:2000 PRETAT, COTE 000 With the clang of a traditional ...

Hong Kong Rotarians joint fight against SARS -2003

Hong Kong Rotarians joint fight against SARS -2003

Hong Kong Rotarians joint fight against SARS – 2003 By Herbert K. Lau (劉敬恒) (Rotary China Historian) 1 March, 2017 The months of March to June in 2003 was the unforgettable hard time of the entire Hong Kong population, economically and socially, due to the outbreak of SARS which led to the discouragement of public gatherings resulting ...

The Green Great Wall  Centennial Community Project jointly by Rotary Korea and Mongolia

The Green Great Wall Centennial Community Project jointly by Rotary K…

The Green Great Wall Centennial Community Project jointly by Rotary Korea and Mongolia Herbert K. Lau (劉敬恒), Founder and Honorary Member Niislel Rotary Club, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia 1 November 2008 Sometimes global problems seem so, well, global, especially when it comes to the environment. It can get downright overwhelming when you are constantly bombarded with ...

Many FIRSTs in District 3450 of Rotary International

Many FIRSTs in District 3450 of Rotary International

Many FIRSTs in District 3450 of Rotary International By Herbert K. Lau (劉敬恒) (Rotary China Historian) 1 February 2020 District 3450 of Rotary International was inaugurated on 1 July 1960 when the code then was 3 digits of “345” only. Commencing 1 July 1991, all Rotary districts are to be identified with a 4-digit number system. This ...

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