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Recent DevelopmentsFifth Tuesday and thirtieth day of December, in the year of our Lord 2014: Eighth Gathering: financial donations for:
the Children's Christmass Party for the Dump Site Children's Church;
portable geodesic dome for WTR and subsidiaries' good works in Philippines' highland hinterlands; utilities at WTR headquarters;
web-hosting for An Human Interest Organisation.
We welcome our new Companion, Nadia Totaro,
and wish Gojko Ljepojevic all the best as he retires to pursue other projects and hands over the reigns for the Peace and Co-operation Treaty project; more aggressive fundraising and business cards considered;
collecting clothes for donation to the Aussie Kenya Community Organisation; communications of thanks,
WTR Governor's and GoG Chaplain's end of year addresses.
Record of this gathering will be made available when it is signed as true and accurate at the next regular Gathering (next fifth Tuesday). Meanwhilst, an initial draft can be read here.
Fifth Tuesday and thirtieth day of September, in the year of our Lord 2014:
Seventh Gathering: Infant innoculations with Medicines Sans Frontieres; Typhoon relief in India with the Harvest Children's Home; Words of sympathy and support from the WTR Governor; fresh approach on computer training for Higaonon Youth required; Complete overhaul of Peace and Co-operation Treaty project; donations for land acquisition for the Harvest Children's Home See the record here. Fourth Tuesday being the fifth-and-twentieth day of March, in the year of our Lord 2014:
Sixth Gathering: Sponsorship by Nadja Totaro, commencing with graphic design work for The Circle's logo; first flyers for Project IV (Maternal and Child Medical Care); WTR Governor Address with acknowledgements, encouragements and suggestions including those of Higaonon nobility; discussions of defining business plan for Project I (ICT Training Pilot for Higaonon Youth) and operations model for template to all The Circle's projects; See the record here. Third Tuesday being the eighteenth day of March, in the year of our Lord 2014:
Fifth Gathering: privacy and counter-terrorism considerations for financial instruments; sponorships from Rozult, Anthony Raso and Associates, also Cartidges Plus; first draft for project II (Peace and Co-operation Treaty); liaison with Rotary regarding best approaches for grants; stock photography and marketing instruments accumulating for Project III (Widows With Children); commencement of new labours, Project IV (Maternal and Child Medical Care) commencing immediatly with support for FPOP's programme against cervical cancer; expressions of interest for forging even stronger ties from Datu Linggi Inhagdan. See the minutes here. First Tuesday being the fourth day of March, in the year of our Lord 2014:
Fourth gathering: discussion of and questions regarding existing infrastructure and lands for Project I (ICT training pilot for Higaonon Youth); new project: development of co-operation and peace treaty to facilitate mutual support between Philippines government and Indigenous Peoples in matters of common interest including Ancestral Domains; new project: raising of funds to assist post-typhoon housing for widows with children; consideration of more liquid financial holdings; See the minutes here. Fourth Tuesday, being the fifth-and-twentieth day of February, in the year of our Lord 2014:
Third gathering: re-election of Recorder; counsel from WTR confidante; proposal for Project I presented to Datu Linggi Inhagdan and much correspondence in reply; report of Bae Saluday's recognition for Bukidnon-Talaandig Tulugan Cultural Security measures; discussion of collaboration with post-typhoon relief efforts. See the minutes here. Third Tuesday, being the eighteenth day of February, in the year of our Lord 2014:
Second gathering: adoption of bylaws, creation of financial instruments, deeper probing into first project. See the minutes here. Second Sunday, being the ninth day of February, in the year of our Lord 2014:
First official gathering as the Given Of Grace Foundation; formal acceptance of statement of purpose; election of officers; notice of motion to create financial instruments; decision to pursue the OLPC Foundation solution for ICT training pilot for Higaonon youth. See the minutes here. First Friday, being the seventh day of February, in the year of our Lord 2014:
GOG roles and offices allocated, labours commence upon legal and financial instruments, organisation website and standard documentation. First Wednesday, being the fifth day of February, in the year of our Lord 2014:
Australian volunteers resolve to form the new charity foundation "Given of Grace" as a not-for-profit venture with the purpose of driving the WTR vision through its initial phases. First Monday, being the third day of February, in the year of our Lord 2014:
Volunteers in Australia meet for informal discussions about possibile formation of a parent body to prepare the way for WTR Daughter-branches. 1st of February, in the year of our Lord 2014:
WTR governors decide WTR-CI unprepared for branch integration at this stage, and instead to cultivate remaining Daughter branches with WTR-CI to decide when they are ready to join. 5th of January, in the year of our Lord 2014:
WTR-CI members at annual general meeting discuss concerns for attending Indigenous People's requests 14th of December, in the year of our Lord 2013:
WTR governors approached for assistance with expanded Indigenous People's youth education and discuss co-ordination between existing and pending WTR branches 19th of November, in the year of our Lord 2013:
WTR governors approached for advice and assistance with Indigenous People's community action plans and discuss planning/liaison and fund-raising approaches.
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