Among the highlights during President Larry Boyer’s term was RC Makati being conferred the Governor’s Diamond Excellence Awardee as Rotary Club of the Year during the District Award Night at Manila Polo Club. Matched Club ties were established with two sister Clubs: the Rotary Club of Historic Filipino town, CA, USA and Rotary Club of Metro Kuantan Diraja, Malaysia. The Rotary Club of Global City in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig was also organized. Similar amounts of $40,150, respectively, were raised for the TB Eradication Program and the Concentrated Language Encounter Project, while $21,250 was raised for the Nutrition Program. The Rotary Foundation approved three Matching Grants totalling US$101,550 for various projects.
The Last Angel Gift-Giving Project brought Christmas presents to nearly 1,000 children in 25 sites, while the 21st Christmas Bazaar held at the Intercon Hotel generated a net revenue of P762,000. PRID Paing Hechanova pledged a $200,000 contribution to The Rotary Foundation’s PolioPlus Program, elevating him to the elite Arch Klump Society of TRF Major Donors of at least $250,000. President Larry Boyer’s term also saw the completion of Phase 2 of the Water Supply Project in the Club’s Gawad Kalinga community in Villa Paraiso, Parañaque.