May 2018 Neil Mackay - Business & Charities fb Shadow Council Mtg.
Mon 14th May 2018 at 17.45 - 20.00
Speaker & Meal. Speaker Host - Bob , General Host - Duncan, Cashier - Paul.
Our meeting today welcomes local businessman Neil Mackay of Mackays Cambridge as our Speaker.
He is very charity and recycling aware and spends a lot of time redirecting surplus stock to local charities who need it. Tools and equipment for Repair cafes is a particular interest.
A tasty meal was be followed by our Speaker.
We were very pleased to welcome some visitors from other Rotary Clubs to share our meeting :
Rtn Christine Kailipaka from the Hondo/Dhanis Club, Texas and John from the Kings Lynn Priory Club exchanged Club Pennants with President Jan.
We also hosted 2 reps from the MetroBank who are keen to work with us on charitable events - Mark and Satiria.
Christine from the Red Cross collected a cheque for £1090 - proceeds from our Oct Concert at West Road.
After our Club was the meeting of the Shadow Council for the year July 2018 - June 2019 - they meet together for the first time to establish roles and priorities for the new year.
President 2018-2019 James Watts convened the meeting supported by IPP Jan and new Secretary Suzie..