In 2011, the then President of the Rotary Club of Sydney, Roslyn McLeod OAM asked Indy Singh OAM to find a project that would build “international bridges of friendship”; this focused Indy Singh’s support for the Rotary Club of Sydney and its charitable projects into a passion to help some of the poorest people on the planet. The Vision Beyond Aus...
We need your Rotary stories!
Pandora’s Box contains hidden treasures. Like a box discovered in the attic you open it and see what you find. It is a collection of stories about people, projects and events: important, trivial, funny or serious.
It is a work in progress. It contains information from all eras but especially events and activities occurring since the publication of Achieving for Others * in 2005. It is a method of collecting, telling and recording our collective knowledge before it disappears. (*Brian Fletcher The Rotary Club of Sydney 1921-2005 Achieving for Others)
Please don’t only read the contents of Pandora’s Box, submit a treasure; generally one page with one photo (maybe two) but it may need to be longer if it records details of club activities spanning a number of years.
Email a word document draft to firstname.lastname@example.org. If possible photos separate as a jpg image.
To Rotarians Sir Henry Braddon, KBE, (1863-1955) is notably 1st, 2nd and 15th President of the Rotary Club of Sydney; the only person to hold the position more than once. He was also a Rotary Commissioner for NSW and Queensland, equivalent of a District Governor today, from 1922-27. The first Rotary project in Australia was the formation in 1929 of...