Posts Tagged ‘Bill Gates’

David Beckham

19th March 2013 by JimmyMBE No Comments

Well, those of you who know me well, will understand that I rarely mention soccer or even soccer players. Therefore it is with great pleasure that I break my tradition and praise Mr David Beckham for his stunning donation to the Rotary ‘END POLIO NOW’ campaign. David is a UNICEF ambassador and recently shared a […]

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) […]

ARK ROYAL the ROTARY ARK

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? […]

Incredible Insight

9th June 2009 by JimmyMBE No Comments

Last week Mr Jim McColl of Clydeblowers shared an incredible insight to the growth of the company during the past few years, how he managed to encourage the workforce and other businesses – including his competitors in some fields – to share the vision and move towards being the leaders in their sector in 5 years. […]

Charitable Works

16th December 2008 by JimmyMBE No Comments

This section of the site will report and share opinions on some of the outstanding charitable works that are going on in the world today. So many of these are being done without recognition of the sacrifice that many folk are giving in time, resources and finance. You don’t have to be a superb philanthropist […]