Minutes of New Generations Committee
Whitehouse, Brierybank Avenue, Lanark
31st July 2012 at 7.30p.m.
Present:- Convener Martin Yuill: Members Bill Hutton, Stuart Wilson, John Cunningham, Bill Tennant, Co-opted for the evening David Strachan, Ex officio President Alistair Mackintosh and Secretary, Bill Hazel . A full attendance.
After a full and frank discussion which included whether we thought the existing projects were value for money we agreed the following programme.
(1) To fund one RYLA Place boy or girl depending on the best candidate to be chosen by a Rotarian selection panel. With the option of a second candidate if no worthwhile alternative project can be developed.
It was also agreed to ask District for a list of all past RYLA candidates to try to establish how many went on to act as leaders within their community. Bill Hazel to contact District.
(2) Continue with the School Quiz. Bill Hazel agreed to front this and act as Quiz Master with support from Martin.
(3) Young Musician. Agreed to fund the prizes for this but we would check the criteria for progress to district and confirm that the candidate for the Rotary Prizes meet these criteria. Bill Hutton in charge of that.
(4) Young Photographer. There is no District convener for this but we agreed to enquire if the local photographic club wants to run a young person
more The Rotary Club of Lanark Primary School Quiz for 2009 was held on Thursday 26th March.
more This is the Youth Opportunities Report for 2008/2009 presented to the Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 27th May 2009.
more Programme approved by Club
more Our Young Achiever of the Year for 2009 is Lanark Grammar School pupil Lucy Clark, who is currently Captain of Motherwell Football Club Girls Under 17s.