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Posted: Thursday, 05 March 2009


2018-2019 Rotary Theme

Youth Exchange Program

Attn Presidents and Presidents Elect

Please find attached a letter from the District Youth Exchange Program (YEP) Committee regarding arrangements for sponsoring and hosting Rotary Exchange Students. The attachments to the letter are stored on the District website and can be accessed at the following address:

At present, the YEP Committee is placing Inbound students with clubs for the 2009-10 Rotary year. If your Club is interested in hosting, please contact Geoff Purvis-Smith ( The details of the Inbound students can be found on the District website.

The YEP Committee is also seeking Outbound students (who will depart in January 2010) who will be between the ages of 15 and 18.5 years as at 31 December 2009. The details can be found on the District website. Applications close 30 April, but late applications can be accepted. If you are interested in sponsoring a student, please let Geoff Purvis-Smith know. He can arrange for relevant promotional material to be forwarded to you (including a standard press release).

Thank you.

YIR Geoff Purvis-Smith (Youth Exchange Chairman)