The Grace

For what we are about to receive, may the good Lord make us truly thankful and ever mindful of the needs of others especially those in most need. Amen

The 4-Way Test

  1. Is it the TRUTH?
  2. Is it FAIR to all concerned?
  4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?”

The Goals of Rotaract

  1. To develop professional and leadership skills;
  2. To emphasize respect for the rights of others, and to promote ethical standards and the dignity of all useful occupations;
  3. To provide opportunities for young people to address the needs and concerns of the community and our world;
  4. To provide opportunities to work in co-operation with sponsoring rotary clubs;
  5. To motivate young people for eventual membership into rotary.


The young nine months old, scampers on the mother like all its life depends on her, it doesn’t want to go even when the mother beckons it to join the siblings in play. Its skin seems to betray the innocence that so evidently sparkles from its eyes. All is not well, the bugs of the […]

The Grace For what we are about to receive, may the good Lord make us truly thankful and ever mindful of the needs of others especially those in most need. Amen The 4-Way Test Is it the TRUTH? Is it FAIR to all concerned? Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS? Will it be BENEFICIAL […]

President AlexAll invited guests OK, I have to get used to calling my own son President; I know for sure that it is an honor which has come out of merit. I think I know him better than anyone else here or elsewhere, except maybe his girlfriend! He is good! He is focused! He is […]

“The deep pain that is felt at the death of every friendly soul arises from the feeling that there is in every individual something which is inexpressible, peculiar to him alone, and is, therefore, absolutely and irretrievably lost.” Arthur Schopenhauer Have you ever felt like someone reached into your chest and picked out your heart, […]

December is the Family Month in Rotary, also known as the Family of Rotary Month. What a perfect fusion of month and theme. The holiday season is when the majority of families all over the world celebrate Christmas. Maybe I should just talk about Uganda which I am familiar with since my knowledge of the rest of the world is mainly from well-traveled […]

For years now my plans to attend this project have not been fruitful as something has always come up at the last minute, I wasn’t going to let anything get in my way this time round. On Thursday 9th October 2015, I packed my bags and by 7:30 pm I was at Chinese Restaurant Centenary Park which was the designated venue for departure. The first coaster arrived at about 9:00pm and […]

25 YEARS OF IMPACTFUL SERVICE – THE WARRIORS AGAIN LEADING BY EXAMPLE Whenever I think of the Silver Jubilee Celebrations I remember 2 events; one is my own installation as President of this great Club in June 2013 and the other is the death of my father later on in September that same year. The second event is […]

Despite our work related titles, Retractors and Rotarians have one title in common “Problem Solver” why? Right from the time we wake up, we are all engrossed in finding solutions to trouble shoot challenges that may range from making up responding to emails, family matters, relationship, puzzles name it. Our ability to effectively solve problems therefore determines our […]

Like many who will read this piece, I am born and raised in Kampala, the capital city of the pearl of Africa; Uganda. It’s mostly for that reason; I call this city my own. However, there are things we do to and in this city that no one in their right minds should ever do […]

Every year, Rotaract clubs get new membership just like they lose membership. This is necessary and inevitable because it keeps the club alive and refreshed. But how many of these members stay on in these club(s)? Of course, this depends on how their orientation was before joining and this is the determining foundation of a […]

Sooo…where do I start?? If I told you I only planned to attend this year’s DCA three weeks prior, would you believe me? Coz that’s exactly what happened! Zero order! I guess my life only has great things falling in place…. So here goes, one Tuesday I’m helping out at Kinder Kare Preschool and Rotarians […]

My year as club treasurer 2014/2015 has been one huge learning experience on so many fronts. Handling money that isn’t yours is a really huge task especially when accountability is something that you can choose to play around with and there isn’t a system set to monitor the funds. Along the way, I developed a […]

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