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Wednesday, Nov. 11th is Veterans Day, and at our Rotary Meeting, we will
take a few moments to Honor and salute Rotarians who have served
Garry Brill will host this part of the Meeting and Veterans will have a few
moments to let the club know when and where they Served and share a
short story – if you want to - about your military experience.
If you are a Veteran, we look forward to recognizing you.
on Oct 28, 2015
At our October 28th meeting Tonya Strickland of the Tribune will share with us "What makes something newsworth". Tonya recently completed an investigative report "Mental Health Support in SLO County." This will be a longer than usual Question and Answer time. Read her report at - www.sanlusiobispo.com.
Part 3: Arguments for and against the proposed facility in Templeton.
on Oct 14, 2015
Our Rotary Exchange Student, Sabrina Cogo from Pordenone, Italy (near Venice) shared about her home, her family and growing up in Italy. This is Sabrina's first visit and our club will be helpling her to journey to see more of America next July.
on Oct 10, 2015
Our membership chair Steve Hodgson rode in the Wine and Roses ride and raised $ 1500. for the Parents for Joy playground for children with special needs. Nice tires Steve!
on Sep 23, 2015
Rotary clubs of Atascadero, Paso Robles, Paso Robles Sunrise and Templeton hosted District Governor Jim Bell at Eberle Winery on September 23rd in the evening. Eberle provided the wine and hosted the event.
on Sep 23, 2015
During District Governor Jim Bell's visit he assisted the installation of Tom Butler, Superintendent of Atascadero Unified School District as our newest member.
Posted by Rich Johnson
The club put on the Picnic in the Lake Park on 11 August 2015 to a rousing ticket sale of 625 with a possible income of $4,000.
New Rotary flag and banner materials available in Brand Center
Give your Rotary flag or banner a new and professional look with our updated materials, available in the Brand Center. With eight options of colors and backgrounds to choose from, you can find the design that will best strengthen your club or district brand. The Brand Center also offers everything you need to create communications with the Rotary look and tone. You can download Rotary’s logo -- or create your own club or district logo. And you’ll find editable templates for brochures, newsletters, PowerPoint presentations, fliers, and more. (Sign-in required.)
Rotary honors six women for leadership and humanitarian service
Rotary President K.R. Ravindran has named six Rotary Global Women of Action for 2015. The honorees were chosen for their dedication and service, which has improved the lives of thousands around the world. “Every day at Rotary I see firsthand how our members work to change lives and make a significant impact,” said Ravindran. “Rotary’s Global Women of Action embody Rotary’s motto, Service Above Self.” The women will be honored at Rotary Day at the United Nations in New York City on 7 November. They will address attendees and lead discussions on various topics related to their work. The six...
Showcase your project at the Seoul convention
Apply to host a booth in the House of Friendship at the 2016 Rotary International Convention in Seoul, 28 May-1 June. This is an opportunity to showcase your club or district project, recruit members for your Rotary Fellowship, share information about your Rotarian Action Group, or market Rotary merchandise if you are a licensed RI vendor. The application deadline is 30 September. Booth allocations will be awarded by 1 November. Apply
Bringing education to rural Mexican area, one school at a time
When Mariana Day moved in 1989 to the small beach town of Chacala, in Nayarit, Mexico, she noticed that the surrounding rural areas struggled to maintain schools. And most children weren’t able to go beyond an eighth-grade education. Day, who is a member of the Rotary Club of Bahía de Jaltemba-La Peñita, in Nayarit, had started a local scholarship program before she joined Rotary. Called Changing Lives, the program provided students with high school tuition, uniforms, school supplies, and transportation. In addition, Rotary clubs from the United States and Mexico have been investing in the...
Meet our polio partners
From the September 2015 issue of The Rotarian Eradicating polio is a complex job. Since 1988, we’ve collaborated with the World Health Organization, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and UNICEF to tackle the disease through our Global Polio Eradication Initiative. Here’s how our roles break down. The Strategist: WHO The World Health Organization (WHO) coordinates the management and administration of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative and provides technical and operational support to ministries of health in countries around the world. WHO is responsible for monitoring...