The Rotary Club of Cagayan de Oro was organized on April 22, 1948 as Rotary Club de Misamis, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Cebu, under RI D. 81, with Dist. Governor Mariano F. Lichaoco of Dagupan as Dist. Governor and RI President S. Kiendric Guernsey of Jacksonville, Florida.
“The Four-Way Test”
Of the things we think, say or do
1. Is it the TRUTH?
2. Is it FAIR to all concerned?
3. Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS?
4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?
FIRST The development of acquaintance as an opportunity to service;
SECOND High ethical standards in business and professions; the recognition of the worthiness of all useful occupations’ and the dignifying of each Rotarian’s occupation as an opportunity to serve society;
THIRD The Application of the ideal of service in each Rotarian’s personal, business, and community life;
FOURTH The advancement of international understanding, goodwill, and peace through a world fellowship of business and professional persons united in the ideal of service.
1. Best Cooperative Project Award for Interplast Australia Medical Mission
2. Membership Award for increasing membership
3. Plaque of Merit for Outstanding Performance
4. Club Service Award
5. Community Service Award
6. District Service Award
7. International Service Award
8. Special Recognition Award for Youth Service
9. District Special Recognition Award
Today's rapidly changing world, brought about by advance technologies, has turned the 21st century into a world more of a global village.
Greetings ! Fellow Rotarians , it is to note that we were very few last meeting. I counted 17 Rotarians in attendance. It is sad that our busy schedules cannot permit time to Rotary.
“Cowboy Logic,” as sung by Michael Martin Murphey, has been one of my favorite songs for many years because of its happy music and thoughtful lyrics.
There is a story told in my Hindu tradition of two sages, Shaunaka and Abhipratari. They were worshippers of Prana, the wind god.
The 2016-17 Rotary year will be the centennial year for The Rotary Foundation, which in Atlanta. This issue of The Rotarian magazine is filled with information about the exciting for the Foundation’s centennial celebration.
I am happy to report that we had 29 members in the attendance last Thursday. It was a fun filled meeting with of course PDG Tinnex Jaruala’s update on the current political situation in the local and national levels.
Today, we hold our 2nd GGM for Rotary Year 2015-2016. I would like to thank the board and all the Anns for an amazing start of this year’s theme, “Be a Gift to the World”!
Thank you very much for attending last week’s Club Assembly. It is through this process that we are informed of the plans and projects of the club.