Club Executives & Directors

President Elect
!st Vice President
Past President
TRF Director
Sgt. at Arms
Communications Director
International Service Chair
Newsletter Editor
Membership Chair

Community Service Projects

Hillsboro Rotary Club's Community Service Projects committee is very active. They work with Home Plate to feed homeless teenagers, Meals On Wheels to help provide meals for seniors, obtaining grants and matching funds for projects in our local high schools and these are only a few of the projects taken on by this ambitious committee. If you think that you have a project that might be of interest to the Hillsboro Rotary Club send an email to: 
August 2015

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Service Above Self

We meet Thursdays at 12:00 PM
Tuality Health Education Center
334 SE 8th Ave (Meeting Address)
PO Box 473 (Mailing Address)
Hillsboro, OR  97123
United States
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Thursday June 26th was our annual awards banquet. Pictured above is Leon Thompson receiving the prestigious Leo Dal Santo award for distinquished and devoted service to the Hillsboro Rotary Club. Presenting the award was Dennis Frame who was the recipient several years ago. Congratulations Lee!
The other major award is Rotarian of the year. Shown above is Mike McMurray receiving the award from last year's recipient Leah Perkins-Hagele. Congratulaions Mike on a job well done.

Pictured above from left to right are Miguel Ayala, Colin Chapman, Arricka Hayes, Jazmine Castillo and Eren Villagomez recieving their $5,000 scholarhips. Thanks to the hard work of our membership we were once again able to help these students realize their goals. They will be guests on our 4th of July float in the parade and look forward to starting their academic careers. Thanks to our club they have a good start. We wish them well and hope to see them come back to tell us about their progress.

Monday the 27th Membership Chair Mike McMurray conducted a fireside meeting for our recent new members
The event was well attended by Club members as well as the new red badge holders.
Unlike many firesides in the past that have dwelt on Rotary information from a RI perspective, Mike took the route of making the information more tuned to our club and what we are doing in the community.
Presentations were made by committee chairs detailing what they do as well as presentations from club leaders. All pertinent to our club and what we do. Of course having ANY meeting at a ball park has to be a huge plus!


Meeting Responsibilities

Door Prize and Greeters
Jul 30 Door Prize
Tyler, K. Marie
Jul 30 Greeter
Zuniga, Ruth
Jul 30 Alternate Greeter
Zurbrugg, Eugene
Aug 06 Door Prize
Ulrich, Bruce
Aug 06 Greeter
Arnold, Jared
Aug 06 Alternate Greeter
Bateman, Randall
Aug 13 Door Prize
Warren, Bill
Aug 13 Greeter
Berkey, Harvey
Aug 13 Alternate Greeter
Blachly, Brian
Aug 20 Door Prize
Willey, Jerry
Aug 20 Greeter
Blackburn, Terry
Aug 20 Alternate Greeter
Bosak, Donna
Aug 27 Door Prize
Young, Gregory
Aug 27 Greeter
Brink, Barney
Aug 27 Alternate Greeter
Clitheroe, Cece

Upcoming Events



Aug 06, 2015
Aug 13, 2015
Lisa Gordon
Cruise Raffle Fundraiser
Aug 20, 2015
Stephanie Payne RN
Our Legacy, Our Family: End of Life
Aug 27, 2015
Julie McCloud
Up coming WashCo Funding Initiatives
Sep 03, 2015
Dale K. Emanuel
Your Goodwill
Sep 10, 2015
Paul Roder - HART Theater
Artistic Director for the Hillboro Artists' Regional Theater


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