Archive for September, 2010

DG Visits Part 7 Day 5 Tugu Muda- Pekalongan (I)

Day 5, RC Semarang Tugu Muda dan Pekalongan Siang ini saya tiba disebuah Restaurant lain dimana RC Semarang Tugu Muda melakukan meetings mereka. Members terdaftar ada 9, namun yang active hanyalah 4, sangat berat untuk club ini untuk hidup karena harus membayar SAR paling tidak 10 orang. Paling tidak ada 4 Clubs yang menurut saya adalah struggling club, menurut Pres. Tangerang adalah Emmerging club, clubs ini boleh

DG Visits Part 7 Day 4 Kudus dan Tanjung Emas (I)

Day 4, RC Kudus dan Semarang Tanjung Emas Kita meningalkan hotel jam 07.00 pagi, jadi anda tahu jam berapa kami bangun, yang menyebabkan business ke belakang agak terganggu dan tidak sempat sarapan di hotel. AG Hadi dan AG Paulus, siap mengantar kami, hebat mereka berdua, mobil disiapkan AG Paulus, AG Hadi adalah pilotnya hari ini karena dia yang paling muda dan sangat berbakat driving. Buat saya, ini adalah kali p

DG Visits Part 7 Day 3 Small Clubs

Day 3, Visiting 2 very small clubs AG Paulus sudah siap menunggu kami di Lobby hotel jam 09.00 walaupun rencana meeting hanya jam 10.00 pagi disebuah Restaurant dekat hotel Ibis. Ketika sampai di Restaurant itu, sekretaris club Win tiba bersamaan, tetapi mereka semua lupa bahwa setiap senin restaurant ini tutup. Mereka putuskan kita pindah meeting ke Hotel Ibis. RC Semarang adalah sebuah RC yang paling tua di Indon

DG Visits Part 7 Day 2 Sunday (I)

Day 2, Sunday break but no break Kemarin sore saya diajak oleh RC Semarang Kunthi untuk mengunjungi sebuah kampung pinggiran dimana mereka punya project pembagian susu untuk anak- anak balita yang kekurangan nutrisi. Ada seratusan ibu dan anak disana, namun yang betul betul kekurangan adalah 55 balita. Ini adalah sebuah project MG dengan Rotary clubs di Belanda yang sudah berjalan sejak bertahun yang lalu. Siang i

DG Visits Part 7 Day 1 Semarang (I)

Day 1, RC Semarang Kunthi Kita harus bangun pagi hari ini karena bila pesawat kami berangkat jam 9.30 pagi, maka jam 7.00 sudah harus meninggalkan hotel Santika di Tangerang menuju airport, AG Djatnika sudah siap on time menghantar kami ke bandara. AG Hadi Kumala mengirim pesan BBM, bila sudah boarding harap kasi tahu, dan hampir saja lupa karena tergesa-gesa naik ke pesawat di F6 Cengkareng, pesawat ganti configur

DG Visits Part 6 Day 6 Tangerang (E)

Day 6, RC Tangerang We took it easy this morning, but we know that we will try to depart at 15.30 to Tangerang, stay at the Santika Hotel and at 19.30 meets with the RC Tangerang. Our son Simon Purwa is at the Abda building at Sudirman this morning to get himself for biometrics session in order to apply visa to UK for joining World Travel Market in London in November. He was very disappointed the business was only

The Importance of Public Relations and Creating awareness of Rotary Image (E)

The Importance of Public Relations and Creating Awareness of Rotary The September 18, 2010 Bali, Indonesia meeting of Rotarians from the Philippines and Indonesia, which compose Zone 7A of Rotary International (RI), is one important indication that giving out information to the public about what Rotarians are doing to help the poor and the needy in many parts of the globe is an idea whose time has come. The meeting

DG Visits Part 6 Day 5 Jakarta Cinere (E)

Day 5, RC Jakarta Cinere This is a small club for the last 5 years, but it was once a great club of 28, in some way or others it has forgotten to regenerate. The name was only RC Cinere, but with my suggestion they have changed it into RC Jakarta Cinere, much better people need not to ask again where is Cinere that is when we talk about worldwide. Hopefully by changing its name it will have a new spirit and recruit

DG Visits Part 6 Day 3 Golf Presentation (E)

Day 4, Jakarta with No Visit but still busy RC Bogor and RC Jakarta Sudirman should have their meeting today but both have rejected my offer to visit. For RC Jakarta Sudirman that is mostly members is Korean are having Korean Day and most members went to Korea. But RC Bogor claimed that they have no President and cannot accept the visit, and this is already the second offer rejected. Because of that I have decided

DG Visits Part 6 Day 3 Jakarta Sentral (E)

Day 3, RC Jakarta Sentral This is easy. We need not fight the traffic, push one button we are at the meeting venue on 4th floor at the C restaurant at the Grand Hyatt. Remembering the meeting last night with RC Prapatan, I got a pledge of 4 PHF and one is a multiple 5+1 from PP Allaign Mignon. And today I got also a pledge of 4 more from RC Jakarta Sentral, they are DDG John Soe, Rtn Francis lay, PDG Guz Goh and Rt