Yearly Archives: 2014

Soccer balls for kids in Vanuatu

Hey Guys I made some great contacts at the Rotary International Convention in Sydney and there have been some really great things come from this.  This week Mr John Simpson from the Rotary Club of Cleveland took soccer balls to … Continue reading

Eddie Springer and Balls for Solomon Islands

Hey Guys Mum got a call from her friend Ange Wood, asking if we had any soccer balls sitting around because her friend Eddie Springer was going to Solomon Islands.  He didn’t know anything about my project but mentioned to … Continue reading

When I met Frank Farina and why I’ll be better prepared next time!

Thank you to Kerry Price for introducing me to Frank Farina. There’s not many bigger stars in Australian football than Frank Farina.  Frank played for the Socceroos in Olympics and the World Cup and he also coached them.  So I … Continue reading

Thank you to the Rotary Club of Logan – $1000 donated!

Hi Guys Tim Keeler and Lyn Mathews from the Rotary Club of Logan invited me to speak to their club in Logan.  I met Tim Keeler over a year ago at the Rotary International Peace Forum at Mt Gravatt and … Continue reading

$1000 from The Rotary Club of Cleveland & 100 Soccer Balls from the RSL of Redland Bay

Recently I’m really learning about the power of Rotary.  Last week I was at the Rotary Club of Gold Coast and this week I was invited to speak at the Rotary Club of Cleveland.  I met John Simpson at the … Continue reading

Thank You Rotary Club of Gold Coast

Over the school holidays I was invited to the Rotary Club of Gold Coast by Mr David Baguley. I met David at the Rotary International Convention in Sydney and he said he would invite me to be guest speaker (and … Continue reading

Thanks to Grade 6 at Kelvin Grove State College

Thanks so much to all the kids in grade six at my school, Kelvin Grove State College for making so many great things for our bake sale.  We made about $2000.  $1000 for soccer balls and $1000 for Zeth for … Continue reading

Australian Peacekeepers to Take Soccer Balls to PNG

Thank you so much to the Australian Federal Police who have agreed to take soccer balls on thier missions.  They will take 10 kits of 10 balls to Papua New Guinea for us.  I’m so grateful.  This will be a … Continue reading

Soccer Balls for Bangladesh

At the Rotary International Convention I met Mr Showket Hossain from Bangladesh.  Mr Hossain is the incoming Rotary Governor 2015-2016.  Mr Hossain said that if I raised $5000 for soccer balls for the kids of Bangladesh, then he would match … Continue reading

Rotary International Convention

I had the best time at the Rotary International Convention in Sydney.  It was five days and I met so many great people doing so many great things. Thanks to Ash Ram from Suva in Fiji who will take soccer … Continue reading