Posts Tagged ‘Bill and Melinda Gates foundation’

Facebook and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Hack Ed-Tech for Good

9th April 2013 by JimmyMBE No Comments

See on – The Gates Foundation The famed philanthropy foundation teams up with the social giant to award cash for the best education-oriented applications. See on

Absolutely Brilliant

30th January 2013 by JimmyMBE No Comments

I have only been a member of Rotary since the start of 2005, although my parents encouraged me to live a life of ‘service above self’ in the community since the mid 1960’s. I have had the privilege of being involved in a ‘Rotary Foundation’ funded program, GSE as a team leader (GSE=Group Study Exchange) […]

2012 – here we come!

3rd January 2012 by JimmyMBE No Comments

HI folks 2012 has started just as 2011 did, family circumstances still being stretched, due to mum still being in hospital. Have managed to keep very positive though and encouraged mum to keep saying ‘thank you’ rather than call out for help, so that when the staff ask her why she keeps saying ‘thank you’ […]


22nd October 2010 by JimmyMBE No Comments

A tremendous bit of engineering excellence – which should not be sold to a breakers yard but have its life extended in a completely new role as a base for humanitarian work around the world. It has its own water desalination plant on board, can you imagine what that could do in areas of drought? […]

Amazing Additions

1st January 2010 by JimmyMBE No Comments

A positive start to 2010 is very much the order of the day, we have below a shortlist of potential recipients of the first PA.Me Awards. The PA.Me Award is a simple certificate and a special limited edition lapel bar – for the inaugural recipients. There are so many other worthy initiatives / projects / […]