Awards & Recognitions

The 2016 SIRC Ron Pavellas Award for Community Service – Seeking nominations

SIRC is now seeking nominations for the 2016 SIRC Ron Pavellas Award for Community Service.

The guidelines and nomination form can be found  HERE

Last year’s award recipient was Juan Romero who can be seen to the right of Ron Pavellas in  the  photo at the bottom of this blog entry.

RP 2015

RP Juan

Awards & Recognitions

The 2015 Ron Pavellas Award – Nominations requested

Help us highlight the voluntary efforts by New Swedes to promote integration. Please help us identify potential candidates and spread the word in your network as we need your nominations. Ron Pavellas (Charter President of our club) Eligible for the award are Swedish citizens who were either born in another country or who are the… Continue reading The 2015 Ron Pavellas Award – Nominations requested

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SIRC member support for Connect3e’s village in Thailand continues!

Although the Connect3e kitchen project that SIRC funded earlier this year was successfully completed some months ago it hasn’t meant that we’ve forgotten about the village and the Karen children who live there; the village is still largely dependent on continuing support Connect3e and donations from others. Several SIRC club members who’ve been involved with… Continue reading SIRC member support for Connect3e’s village in Thailand continues!

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Rotary awards to SIRC members, Maasai guests and a party!

At this week’s club meeting our District Governor, Suzanne Brenning, had the pleasure of presenting Paul Harris Fellowship awards to members Nicholas Thompson and Gustaf-Wilhelm Hellstedt. Member Per Hellsten was also presented with an award in recognition of the generosity he and his hotel has shown the club since SIRC began holding its meetings there… Continue reading Rotary awards to SIRC members, Maasai guests and a party!

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SIRC Charter President becomes Honorary Member

On Thursday 23rd September Ron Pavellas, our club’s charter president, became the third person to become an honorary member of SIRC. In an emotional speech given in front of a well attended meeting President Art Kosol thanked Ron for his many years of dedicated service to our club and said that he had distinguished himself … Continue reading SIRC Charter President becomes Honorary Member