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Cooperstown

Service Above Self

We meet Tuesdays at 12:15 PM
The Otesaga Resort Hotel
60 Lake Street
Cooperstown, NY  13326
United States
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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...
Nigeria sees no wild polio cases for one year
Today marks one year since Nigeria last reported a polio case caused by wild poliovirus, putting the country on the brink of eradicating the paralyzing disease. The last case was reported on 24 July 2014 in the northern state of Kano. If no cases are reported in the coming weeks, the World Health Organization is expected to remove Nigeria from the list of countries where polio is endemic, leaving just two: Afghanistan and Pakistan. Nigeria is the last polio-endemic country in Africa. The continent is poised to reach its own first full year without any illness from the virus on 11 August. “...
 

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Membership Responsibilities:

• Attend weekly Club meetings

• Participate in Club activities and projects 

• Pay annual dues

Attendance Requirements:

• Attain an attendance record of at least 50 percent (Rotary International rule). Missed meetings may be made up 14 days before or after the regular meeting(Rotary International rule). You can check your attendance at anytime on our Club website: www.clubrunner.ca/Cooperstown

Options for missed meetings include attending another Rotary Club's weekly meeting, participating in a Club communal activity, attend a Club Board or committee meeting, or participate in an online Rotary e-Club activity (a link is available on our Club website).

You can report makeups via email at carlyhi@aol.com

• If you anticipate you will be unable to attend Club meetings, you can request a leave of absence in advance of the missed meetings. Leave of absence forms are available on our Club website