December 2016
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Boca Raton

Changing Lives Building Futures

We meet Wednesdays at 12:15 PM
Via Mizner Country Club
6200 Boca Del Mar Dr
Boca Raton, FL  33433
United States
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 November 2nd, 2016, NEWSLETTER


Club President Rachel Huerta kicks off the meeting.


RCBR Club Member Scott Weber gave the invocation follow by the Rotarian Chorale of God Bless America
RCBR Club President Rachel Huerta welcomed visiting Rotarian Joe Taranto from South Hampton, NY,welcomed guests Michael Miller, Tracy Boulukos, Dominic Campenni, Charlotte Robinson, Shana Jerman and Brian Jackson, and read a letter from Pat LaRocco/Fair Lawn Rotary and presented their Club banner.
RCBR Club President Rachel Huerta with District Governor Eric Gordon and guest.
RCBR Past President Spencer Siegel with District Governor Eric Gordon, presented with the 2015-2016 Presidential Citation!
RCBR Past President Spencer Siegel with District Governor Eric Gordon, presented with the Public Image Award!
Letter from Patricia C LaRocco from the Fair Lawn Rotary Club
Fair Lawn Rotary Club presented the RCBR with their Club banner


Rotary Moments and Happy Dollars
Debbie Davis needs to hear from the Mentors of the George Snow Scholars
Joshua Hite let us know that there are four advertising spots left on the Monthly hardcopy newsletter - $80.00 till end of December and $250.00 for Jan thru June of 2017! 
Pia Giannone Scheer is happy to be celebrating her Birthday
Myron Yudkin is celebrating SIXTY years of continuous Rotary Membership with PERFECT ATTENDANCE!!!
Lucien Campolo is heading up the Dennis Frisch re-election polling volunteers and asking for volunteers
Bob Buruchian has a great time videotaping the Place of Hope “Hope Bash” Gala honoring Frank and Laura Frione last week
Many of our members pledged their yearly Paul Harris contributions!
Bill Riddick was happy to announce the success of the October Halloween Social at Excell Auto Group – a GREAT time had by all. And he announced our upcoming Holiday Party scheduled for December 14th at Casa Maya in the Cove Shopping Center, Deerfield Beach.  Also, Rotary 2 tank Dive on the Lucky Lady Shipwreck on November 11th at  1:00 PM – cost $50.00
Ken Davis is grateful for all those that volunteered to help deliver the Cat Island stove replacement to the airport (their existing oven has not worked for five months).  It will be delivered as well as a pallet of food from a Fort Myers Church.
Scott Weber marvels at the speed of social media – a Halloween costume photo of his Grandson was posted and reached viewers around the globe in a matter of days!
Avery Yudien is celebrating the success of his Son landing his dream job.
Abby Ehrman-Klayman introduced her guest Charlotte Robinson – an antique dealer.
Guest Michael Miller may have found his NEW ROTARY CLUB!!!
Upcoming Events
Boca Helping Hands Box Brigade pick-up is November 9th, at noon, Via Mizner Country Club
Dictionary Project labels November 9th, Via Del Mizner Country Club
Veterans Day Friday, November 11th
Junior League of Boca Raton Woman Volunteer of the Year Awards Friday, November 18th
Thanksgiving  Thursday, November 24th
OPAL  Saturday January, 14th 2017

Rotary District 6930 Governor, Eric Gordon, presented to the RCBR on 11/02/2016.  Thank you for visiting us, Governor Gordon!

Convention: City of peace
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The Rotary Foundation ranked in list of top charities
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Parts of unavailable from Saturday to Monday, 3-5 December
Parts of will be unavailable 3-5 December, beginning at 05:00 Chicago time (UTC-6), while we upgrade our membership database. During this time, areas that require sign-in (convention registration, club and district administration, grant application, giving, Rotary Club Central, etc.) and Club Finder will be unavailable. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Rotarians report email scam
Some Rotarians have reported receiving a scam email asking them to click a link to update names and contact information in a directory. The email, which stems from a gmail account, is not from Rotary.
Arch Klumph’s hometown raises over $2 million through centennial celebration
Rotary members in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, celebrated 100 years of The Rotary Foundation on 23 October with a banquet and a concert by The Cleveland Orchestra that have so far raised more than $2.1 million for the Foundation's next century of good work. Arch Klumph, a Cleveland Rotarian, planted the seed for The Rotary Foundation in 1917, with his idea of having an endowment fund dedicated to "doing good in the world." Today's District 6630 leaders thought that a concert was a fitting way to honor Klumph and mark the centennial because of Klumph's love of music. Klumph performed in several...