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Service Above Self

We meet Wednesdays at 12:00 PM

Quinlan Community Center
10185 North Stelling Road
Cupertino, CA  95014
United States
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of Rotary Women.

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Transit AlternativesTimm Borden and Sharmila Mukherjee will present on Transit Alternatives.

Timm Borden has been the Director of Public Works for the City of Cupertino for the past five years.  Prior to working in Cupertino, Timm worked for the City of San Jose for 24 years, where he had served as deputy director of public works since August 2002.

Sharmila Mukherjee is Senior Planning Manager for WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff and Vice President for Parsons Brinckerhoff Michigan. She is a certified planner (AICP) and project manager with 19 years of progressive urban transportation planning and project management experience. She has managed several scoping and business development complex high-profile transit planning and environmental projects with diverse stakeholder groups.


Once again we had an amazing Chili Cook off. Check out the all the pictures by clicking here
This year's winners were 
Meat Chili: Hari and Gauri Guleria
Veggie Chili: Savita Vaidhyanathan and Helene Davis
Guacamole: Rose Ann Woolpert
Desert: Judy Bruzus
Thanks to Leslie and her team for the great planning, to all the cooks for the great food and to all that attending for making it another amazing event. See you again at next year's Cook-Off, I am sure there will be some new surprises.

 Another great Book Club meeting as we discussed Dead Wake, the sinking of the Titanic by Eric Larson. Our next book is a very light and humorous read, Unfamiliar Fishes by Sarah Vowell, check it out and join us for our last meeting of the year on June 27th at 7PM at the NWYMCA. Veteran moderator Lee McCrumb will lead us. See you there.
At the end of this meeting we selected the books to read starting in the fall. There are lots of great books so check them out here, (our Book Club Page) and mark your calendar to attend the most interesting book discussion in Cupertino. 


If you would like to be on President Wendell Stephens Weekly Agenda please contact  Jerra Rowland by the Sunday night before the meeting. Please email her at jerra95030@mac.com
If you would like to include slides as part of your announcement, please send them to Jerra Rowland well in advance of the meeting, at least 3 to 4 days, and she will be able to include your info in the flow of the meeting  when you are at the microphone for your one minute of fame. This is particularly important for club chairs who want to announce meetings, accomplishments, or details that are better covered with more than a one minute verbal overview. Send Jerra bullet points and she will do the rest.



The following information is for club members with articles to submit to the Rotator.
Deadline for Article Submission: To help the editors in the work they do, please plan to make your submissions by the end-of-the-day Thursday. Please email them to
cupertinorotary@gmail.com. Later submissions might be deferred to the next week's Rotator, depending on how far along the editor is in processing the meeting and program staff reporting for the current week.
Our outstanding editors are assigned as follows: First Wednesday - Gary Latshaw; Second Wednesday - Pallavi Shah; Third Wednesday - Lee McCrumb; Fourth Wednesday - Open Fifth Wednesday - Peter Troop. Backup- Chris Zhang
Our highly esteemed meeting reporters are assigned as follows: First Wednesday - Byron Rovegno; Second Wednesday -Calina Thompson; Third Wednesday - Bill Wilson; Fourth Wednesday - Open;; Fifth Wednesday - Laurie Johnson.


About Rotary
Weekly Program & Luncheon Speaker
Jun 01, 2016
Timm Borden and Sharmila Mukherjee
Transit Alternatives
Jun 08, 2016
Larry Stone
Impact of Public Pensions
Jun 15, 2016
Irmgard Lafrentz
Student Poetry Contest
Jun 22, 2016
Wendell Stephens
Club Awards
Jul 27, 2016
Bruce Fuller
Charter Schools

ImageWatch some of our recent speakers.

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Image Global Case Watch

Yr-to-date 2016:  10

Full Yr 2015:     106
Full Yr 2014:     359
Full Yr 2013:     403


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DG Susan Valenta here


What is Rotary?

Rotary is the world's first service club organization, with more than 1.2 million members in 33,000 clubs. Rotarians volunteer locally, regionally, and internationally to combat hunger, improve health, provide education, promote peace, and eradicate polio under the motto -- Service Above Self


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