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12/3/14 Meeting
By Egor S Shulman
Posted on 12/3/2014 3:40 PM

Guests:

  • Jerry Summerhays, past district governor, presenter at our meeting

 

New Member applicants – none

 

New Member Inductees – Dan Brown

 

Member Departures - none this week.

 

Theme – Are you an angel in somebody’s life?  Rotary is in lives of a lot of people – watched The Sign video

 

Announcements:

  • N Winter Mardi Gras/Pinata party at Green Springs Club House, kids welcome, indoor swimming pool – 2/21/14

  • Pam will get us an underprivileged family to buy Christmas gifts for.  Frank is working with her on that.

 

Business Meeting:

  • Held elections ,the following have been elected:

    President Elect – Tim Welsh

    Secretary – Lil Barron

    Treasurer – Melanie Florence

    Director – Heather Cox

    Director – Teri Iverson

    Director – Mike Empey

    Director – Kathleen Peterson

    Sergeant at Arms – John Braaten

  • Car Show in October 2015 (9th and 10th) – the other two St George clubs (Dixie Sunrise and St. George) agreed to join us and share all expenses, revenues and duties as equal partners.  Held a vote of the members and it is a go!!!

  

Horse Play – skipped it, no time

 

Presentation – Jerry Summerhays – Morocco, Colombia, Puerto Penasco

  • Morocco – a project to develop a neuro rehab center in Morocco.  Clubs up north raised about $300,000 from Global Grant, LDS Charities and some from our club as well.  The initial phase of the center has been built with more to come. Moroccans provided land and buildings, Rotarians provided equipment and training.

  • Colombia – an awesome project to provide semi-modern toilet facilities and clean water.  Huge impact on villager well-being.

  • Puerto Penasco – our district conference site next June (8-15).  Our club is in charge and providing materials for painting the canopy at the Rotary School. There is a possibility St. George club will join us in that endeavor.

 

Upcoming dates:   

  • 2/21/14 – winter party

 

Members that were not there, we missed you.

 

Those of you not yet members of our club - you are missing out on being a contributor to a better place to live locally and globally.  Come join us and find food for your soul through volunteer activities.