First Day Cover – Greece – Rotary International

First Day Cover – Greece – Rotary International

Greece issued a set of six stamps on 21 Sep 1978 on various themes . The themes were

-1 Dr – 50 Years of Greek Rotary Club

1.50 Dr – 11th Greek Surgery Congress.

2.50 Dr -200th Anniversary of Ugo Foscolo -Writer and Poet.

5.0 Dr – 25 Years of European Convention on Human Rights.

7.0 Dr -Council of Europe Conference Ministers of Culture.

13.0 Dr  – Anniversary of Wright Brothers First Flight.

FDC GREECE ROTARY 50 YEARS
FDC GREECE ROTARY 50 YEARS

Rotary International District 3292 Nepal -Commemorative Cover 50th Anniversary Rotary Club of Kathmandu-Rotary Philately

Rotary International District 3292 Nepal -Commemorative Cover 50th Anniversary Rotary Club of Kathmandu-Rotary Philately

Nepal was part of RI District 3290 till 1958.Rotary movement started in Nepal in 1958 .Rotary Club of Kathmandu was inaugurated by King Of Nepal on 20 Nov 1958. Rotary Club of Kathmandu was admitted into Rotary  International on 13 April 1959.It was the first Rotary Club in Nepal. It was designated as RI District 3292.

A commemorative cover was issued on 01 Jul 2008  to mark 50 Years of Rotary Club of Kathmandu (RI Dist 3292).

A Postcard with Special cancellation on RI District 3292 was also released on 01 Jul 2008.

FDC NEPAL ROTARY 75 YEARS
NEPAL COMMEMORATIVE COVER – ROTARY INTERNATIONAL DISTRICT 3292 NEPAL -50 YEARS
NEPAL POST CARD ROTARY
NEPAL POST CARD ROTARY INTERNATIONAL DISTRICT 3292 NEPAL -50 YEARS

Commemorative Cover 50th Anniversary Rotary Club of Kathmandu-Rotary Philately

Commemorative Cover 50th Anniversary Rotary Club of Kathmandu-Rotary Philately

The First Rotary Club was formed in Nepal in Nov 1958 as Rotary Club of Kathmandu. Rotary Club of Kathmandu was admitted in Rotary International on 13 April 1959.It was the first Rotary Club in Nepal.A commemorative cover was issued on 13 April 2009 to mark 50 Years of Rotary Club of Kathmandu (RI Dist 3292).

FDC NEPAL ROTARY 50 YEARS
COMMEMORATIVE COVER -50 YEARS OF ROTARY CLUB OF KATHMANDU -2009

Rotary International District 3280 Bangladesh -Stamps -2012

Rotary International District 3280 Bangladesh -Stamps -2012

Bangladesh issued a stamp on 01 Jul 2012 to mark 75 Years of Rotary International in Bangladesh District 3280 Bangladesh . Previously Bangladesh was under district 329. During District 329 Conference in Kathmandu ,Nepal in 1983 which created district 328 for Bangladesh from 01 Jul 1984 and in 1991-92 District 328 was renumbered RI 3280.

FDC BANGLADESH ROTARY 75 YEARS
FDC BANGLADESH ROTARY INTERNATIONAL 75 YEARS IN BANGLADESH

69th Rotary International Convention Tokyo -Stamps of Japan 1978

69th Rotary International Convention Tokyo -Stamps of Japan 1978

A stamp was issued on 13 May 1978 by Japan on 69th Rotary International Convention held in Tokyo . Mount Fuji is featured on the stamp.

JAPAN ROTARY 1978
STAMP ON 69TH ROTARY INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION TOKYO -1978

Golden Jubilee of Rotary International -Stamps of Australia 1955

Golden Jubilee of Rotary International -Stamps of Australia 1955

A Chicago Attorney Paul Harris formed the Rotary Club of Chicago on 23 Feb 1905. Rotary’s name came from Group’s early practice of rotating meetings among offices of its members.Rotary today has more than 1.2 million members spread across the Globe in 35000+ clubs. The main tasks are

  • Promote Peace
  • Fight Disease
  • Provide clean Water ,Sanitation ,Hygiene
  • Save Mothers & Children
  • Support Education
  • Grow Local Economies.

Australia issued a stamp on 23 Feb 1955 to mark Golden Jubilee of Rotary International. The Stamp features Globe,Flags ,Cog Wheels & Gears.

FDC AUSTRALIA ROTARY 50 YEARS
FDC AUSTRALIA ROTARY INTERNATIONAL -50 YEARS-1905 -1955

 

Stamps on Rotary International – Costa Rica 1980

Stamps on Rotary International – Costa Rica 1980

Costa Rica issued a set of two stamps on 26 Feb 1980  to commemorate 75th Anniversary of Rotary International.A FDC is listed.

FDC ROTARY COSTA RICA
FDC COSTA RICA 1980 -75th Anniversary ROTARY International