Notice from the Rotary Adopt A School (RAAS) Committee

A. Contact information on RAAS Representatives

Please provide the updated information on RAAS Representatives of Rotary Club and their partnering school including email addresses and send them to RAAS Chair PDG Tony Wong tony@howai.com with a copy to RAAS Internal Vice-Chair and Hon. Secretary Wendy Mung wmung@hkstar.com to facilitate effective communications on RAAS matters.

B. Chinese Handwriting Tournament – Final Competition on 6 July 2013

There were 300 pieces of calligraphy selected from 3,067 pieces including毛筆組及硬筆組 respectively to enter the final competition on 6 July 2013 at Fukien Secondary School Affiliated School. Winners were selected and Prize-giving Ceremony is tentatively scheduled on 21 Sept 2013 during the Exhibition of Chinese Handwriting Calligraphy as the latter will be held from 21 to 23 Sept 2013.

C. RAAS was invited by Hong Kong Blind Sports Federation to co-organise Sports Day for All on 2 November 2013 at Tseung Kwan O Sports Ground

The 3rd Organsing Committee Meeting took place on 26 July 2013. Further detailed will be reported later.

D. Site Visit to Green Technology Consortium Campus on 18 August 2-4 pm

Green Technology Consortium Campus has 120,000 sq. ft. and will have Green Projects with RAAS.

E. Rotary Adopt A School Programme – Upcoming Service Projects from July 2013 to June 2014

Tentative Date RAAS Service Projects (July 2013 to June 2014)
(to be confirmed) Aviation Seminar
(to be confirmed) Green Education for Environmental Protection
(to be confirmed) Youth Leadership Training
(to be confirmed) Open Speech Contest
6 July 2013 Final Contest of Chinese Handwriting Tournament
21 Sep 2013 Opening Ceremony for Exhibition of Chinese Handwriting Calligraphy cum Prize Presentation
21 – 23 Sep 2013 Exhibition of Chinese Handwriting Calligraphy
5 Oct 2013 Mock Legislative Council Workshop
26 Oct 2013 Mock Legislative Council Debate
2 Nov 2013 Sports Day for All傷健共融運動日
Dec 2013 Carol Singing Festival 2013
Jan 2014 Model United Nations Assembly in Zengcheng 增城
19 Jan 2014 The 4th Hong Kong Bowling Tournament for All Cum 3rd Hong Kong Blind Bowling Tournament
1 March 2014 Mock Court Workshop
29 March 2014 Mock Court Trial at the High Court
12 April 2014 Mock Legislative Council Workshop
10 May 2014 Mock Legislative Council Debate