NEW GENERATIONS The role of the District New Generations Committee: To recommend, co-ordinate and support clubs in District 9800 to deliver effective Youth Service programs. (either District Managed Programs or District Endorsed Programs) The objective is to provide innovative and practical opportunities, to assist and motivate young people in our communities to acquire learning and life skills. Please refer to details re ‘Working with Children’ card and Protection matters in District 9800 Governance section of this edition. Chair: Neville John (Central Melbourne Sunrise) Deputy Chair: Gabrielle Morgan (West Footscray) Protection Officer: PDG Des Hosking (Williamstown)
DISTRICT 9800 NEW GENERATIONS STRUCTURE DISTRICT EXECUTIVE New Generations Committee Neville John D9800 Clubs Presidents New Generations Chairs New Generations Protection Officer PDG Des Hosking Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) Wayne Hunter Youth Exchange Vanda Mullen Rotary Program of Enrichment (RYPEN) Neville John Rotaract Neville John Interact Christine Richardson Earlyact Julie Mason • Model United Nations Assembly • (MUNA) • Neville Page Science Programs NYSF & Science Experience Gabrielle Morgan
NEW GENERATIONS – DISTRICT ASSEMBLY BREAKOUT SESSION 10.30 – 10.45 am Introduction and overview of how session will be conducted. Refer to workbook placed on chairs. What would you like to take away from this session? Discuss with the person next to you what New Generations programs are run in your club and list them in the workbook. Indicate the relevance of the listed District New Generations programs to your club. Introduce sub-committee Chairs. Think about what you would like to ask program Chairs and guests. 10.45 – 11.15 amMarket place District New Generation Programs are set-up at rear of room to answer any questions you might have and tell you more about how to get involved. Take notes and identify any further questions you would like answered. 11.15 – 11.30 am Panel question and answer All program Chairs available. 11.30 – 11.55 am Case study How to build a relationship with local schools and promote New Generations programs (who to approach, what to tell them, follow-up etcetera). A Program Chair will be allocated to each group to assist in facilitating. 11.55 – 12.10 pm Development of District Managed and District Endorsed Programs (DMP’s and DEP’s) Neville to discuss. Refer to handouts defining DMP’s and DEP’s. 12.10 – 12.35 pm Wrap-up Have we achieved today’s objectives? What programs do you think you might participate in next year?
RYPEN Year 10 and 11 students from schools across District 9800 attend a weekend camp. Students are nominated by their local Rotary Clubs in conjunction with schools (Cost $286 per student) The program is designed to develop the potential of students, through a mixture of lecture style sessions and adventure-based learning. Its aim is to communicate to young people a series of ideas, problems and social experiences, which will assist them in forming their own values and moral standards District 9800 Rotaractors and past Rylarians are facilitators for the camp A Rotary club acts as the Host club for the Rotary Meeting on the Saturday evening. • Camps will be held Friday 18 to Sunday 20 October 2013 and Friday 21 to Sunday 23 March 2014. Chair: Neville John (Central Melbourne – Sunrise) Admin/Applications: Stuart Cardell (Southbank) http://www.rotarydistrict9800