Rotary Club of Tehachapi

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Service Above Self

We meet Thursdays at 12:00 PM
Big Papa's
1001 West Tehachapi Blvd
Tehachapi, CA  93561-1632
United States
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Do you have plastic cans, bottles, soda cans, recyclable containers just waiting for you to find time to recycle?
Rotary Social on July 30th at the Rose Garden Estates!
We are now accepting credit cards!
The Tehachapi Beer and Rain (oops WINE) Festival was a success!
Tehachapi Rotaract had two representative at the Big West Conference!
Rotary International President K.R. Ravindran chose Be a Gift to the World as his theme for 2015-16. Ravindran urges Rotary members to give the gifts of time, talent, and knowledge to improve lives in communities across the globe. "Through Rotary, we can take these gifts and make a genuine difference in the lives of others and in our world."

As of July 1, Jim Bell becomes our new District Governor.  We are delighted he hails from Bakersfield!
July 2nd Linda Carhart began her year as president of the Rotary Club.
Join us June 26th for a celebration of Lisa Ross and her year as our President!
Once again, Jud Gould is there when we need him.  Jud's donation to TRF (The Rotary Foundation) put us over the top for our goal of giving this year!
Marian Stephens, as always, a great supporter of TRF!
If only for a day, Jeremiah was back at Rotary to talk about his experience at RYLA.
Adam Whittier, alongside his wife and two children, was on-hand at the RYLA presentation and was officially made an Honorary Member of the Rotary Club Of Tehachapi.
Kindergartners in California City and Tehachapi received their "School is Fun" book from members of the Rotary Club.
$5000 in Rotary scholarships was awarded to five very deserving Seniors at Tehachapi High School.
June 4th is the date!  Big Papa's the place.  Make sure you mark your calendars and join us for our first meeting at Big Papa's.
A good time was had by all!  April's 5th Thursday event was held at the Honey Wagon Brewery here in Tehachapi.
May 14th!  RYLA participants will be at our noon meeting to talk about RYLA and their experience.  Plan to attend to hear these nine young people explain all about RYLA and the impact it has had in their lives.

We've partnered with clubs in our District as well as in India to provide entrepreneurial training and 500 rickshaw vans to underprivileged youth in District 3291 in India.
Ukraine’s children are vulnerable to a polio outbreak.  While the global health community has been rightly focused on containing West Africa’s deadly Ebola outbreak, a potential health crisis involving another infectious virus — polio — worries many of the same experts.  While we celebrate our success--there have been only 21 new cases this year..we still have to be aware of the possibility of the polio virus finding new footing in areas decimated by fighting and poverty..
Kelly's Therapeutic Riders benefited from the 'expertise' and strength of the Rotaract Club.
Marget Willer was at our meeting on April 16th to receive a check from Rotary to benefit the after-school program run by the Salvation Army here in Tehachapi.
Our Club turned out in force to help with the Non-Profit Showcase night presented by Rotary in conjunction with the TVPRD on April 14th at the West Park Event Center.  The event showcased 42 area non-profits and gave us all the opportunity to meet and talk with one another and possibly find ways to unite and work together.
Isabelle Brassard, the General Manager of Boron Operations was the speaker at the April 16th meeting.  She spoke of the on-going challenges of the Boron operation from mining to packaging to shipping.
The Rotary Club of Tehachapi is thrilled to be able to send nine Tehachapi High School students to RYLA (Rotary Youth Leadership Awards)April 23-26.  RYLA is a leadership camp designed especially for the future leaders of our community. Kirsten Kabonic, Kira Beaudin, Eric Bilotta, Reilly Moomey Clarissa Castillo, Nancy Moreno, Evelyn Yang, Jared Marquez, Lani Ringle will join Jeremiah Ward and Judy Trujillo for four great days in Ojai!

Club Executives & Directors

Past President
Community Service Chair
Club Service Chair
International Service Chair
Membershiip Chair
Program Chair
Vocational Service Chair
Fund Raising
Public Relations Co-Chair
Youth Service Chair
Club Awards Chair
Rotaract Advisor
RYLA Coordinator
Rotary Foundation Chair
Club Bulletin Chair
Interact Advisor
Web Administrator

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