The Wave

A Monthly Publication of District 9211

Rotary Club of Arusha

Rotary Club of Arusha held their fourth Triathlon on Saturday, September 16, 2017. Over 170 individuals participated and USD $3000 was raised. Unlike the past three years, this year participants had several options, one could choose to do a Fun Run or Walk, a Duathalon...

Is Male Menopause Real?

"Male Menopause" is referred to as Andropause. Male hormonal levels tend to decrease with age and this causes body changes though not overt like menopause in women where menstruation ceases. These body changes in men is what is referred to as Andropause. The male hormone testosterone's...

District Rotaract Representative Message

On behalf of the youth, allow me extend my appreciation for your efforts as far as the activities for the previous month are concerned. With your mentorship and guidance, I must say you add more meaning to our education. We always have something new to learn...

District Governor’s Message

We are now entering the second quarter of our Rotary year. No doubt, the first quarter was hectic and challenging as we all tried to implement the brilliant ideas we had planned at the District, club and personal level. For me, it has been extremely...

President’s Message

Dear Fellow Rotarians: Some years ago in the Melbourne, Australia, museum where my daughter used to work, an iron lung was on display. For most people my age who remembered the terrifying polio epidemics of the 1950s, that iron lung was a testament to how far...

The Editor

Welcome to the fourth issue of the District Governor's Newsletter - The Wave. The month of October is designated in Rotary for Economic and Community Development. As Rotarians we are encouraged to celebrate this month through serving towards increasing productivity and raising incomes. Our cover page was...

District Rotaract Representative Message

Dear Rotaractors: It is with an emotional spirit that I welcome you into this new Rotary month of August, the month of Membership extension and reten on. On 13th July, 2017 Rotary all over the world was covered with a dark shadow as we received heart wrenching...

FROM A DOCTOR’S PERSPECTIVE

I turned on my phone from flight mode on arrival at Entebbe airport Friday evening July 14, 2017 and my inbox was flooded with the sad news of the passing on of our dear one RI President Elect Sam Owori. Allow me to refer to...

District Governor’s Message

My Family of Rotary: It was with profound sadness that we lost our Rotary Interna onal President Elect Sam Frobisher Owori. Sam passed on unexpectedly of post-surgery complica ons in a USA hospital. This was indeed a painful blow and tragic loss for the family,...

Rotary Mourns President-Elect Sam Owori

Dear Fellow Rotarians, When someone asks you, “What is Rotary?” what do you say? I think we have all had the experience of being asked that decep vely simple ques on and finding ourselves suddenly at a loss for words. Even the most ar culate among...

EDITOR’S NOTE

Greetings from the Wave Team. Along with everybody else, we are still celebrating the life of our Rotary International President Elect Sam Frobisher Owori. We bring you his biography, doctor’s perspective on the likely cause of his death, tribute from Rotary senior leaders, his lifetime...

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