Presidents' Function 2019
On 26 June 2019, approximately 85 members and guests gathered at the Wellington Club to celebrate the end of Marion Cowden's successful year as President.
The evening opened with performances by Wellington East Girls' College students, Summer Henderwood and Amelia Burr.
Our special guest, the Honorable Grant Robertson gave an entertaining and enlightening address and presented the Paul Harris Fellow Awards with President Marion Cowden.
Award recipients were Christine Hurley, Lynn McKenzie, Madison Faber and Lance Webster.
After the speeches and presentations, Summer and Amelia continued their performance, along with Jacob Pritchard. Jacob was awarded the Rotary Club of Wellington Postgraduate prize in music in 2019 and was a Rotary exchange student to Brazil in 2015.
The evening was captured by Shannon Doyle of Digital Ninja Design. Photos can be viewed below.