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Join us this Friday as OKC County Health Department Executive Director Gary Cox talks about their commitment to create a culture of wellness in OKC.
Neal Hettinger has applied for membership into South OKC Rotary. Neal owns his own Web Design business. Neal has visited our club a few times and his sponsor is Jack Werner. Please take a minute to introduce yourself.
Please help me congratulate Sharon Voorhees & Chasity Oen for being nominated Women of the Year in 2015 for South Okc Rotary. Michelle Schaefer recognized these two Rotarians at District Conference for their commitment and dedication to Rotary!
Congrats Ladies and to all the women in our club for their efforts over the past 25 years!
Thank you to all that attended, sponsored, donated and volunteered. The event was a Great Success!
A special Thank you to the committee for all their hard work.
Linda Carr, Brian Wall, Christi Roney and Ellie Wade
How to increase the number of Paul Harris Society members in your club
As president of the Rotary Club of High Point, North Carolina, USA, Joel Gentry wanted to lead by example. He and his executive board set a goal for 2014-15 of having five more members join the Paul Harris Society. The society recognizes Rotarians and friends of The Rotary Foundation who contribute $1,000 or more annually to the Annual Fund, PolioPlus, or approved global grants. “I felt that for me to ask people to do that, I had to set the pace,” says Gentry about his decision to contribute at that level. “My wife and I re-evaluated all the places we were giving to and felt convinced we...
Watch this year’s most popular Rotary membership videos
Your votes are in. With 585 votes, the video from the Rotary Club of Atlanta, Georgia, USA, is this year’s most popular Share Your Story membership video. The three-minute clip shows how club members from Atlanta worked with clubs in Honduras to improve the lives of children in a small Honduran village. These clubs made the top four Rotary Choice videos: Rotary Club of Petion-Ville, Haiti Rotary Club of Panaji Mid-Town, Goa, India Rotary Club of Anchorage, Alaska, USA Rotary Club of Alpharetta, Georgia, USA Thanks to all who participated and voted. Rotary News
Nigerian donor promotes Rotary’s role as a player for peace
For Nigerian philanthropist Michael Olawale-Cole, understanding Rotary's positive influence in the world requires imagining the world without Rotary. "How many millions of people's lives would not have been affected by Rotary's good work?" says Olawale-Cole, who joined Rotary as a member of the Rotary Club of Isolo, Lagos State, in 1980. "If Rotary did not take on the challenge of eradicating polio, how many more millions of children around the world would have died or been crippled by this disease? Who could have done that if not Rotary?" Imagining what the world would be like without Rotary...
Rotary, USAID collaboration improves sanitation facilities in Ghana
According to a 2012 report by UNICEF and the World Health Organization, Ghana has made great strides in providing its people with clean drinking water. But access to better sanitation has lagged. Only about 14 percent of Ghanaians have access to improved facilities, compared with the 54 percent target set for 2015 by the United Nations Millennium Development Goals. Addressing the issue isn't simple, as pit latrines need emptying, toilets need maintenance, and promoting hygiene requires education. The H2O Collaboration, a partnership between Rotary and the U.S. Agency for International...
Sydney convention wins major marketing awards
Headed to the Rotary Convention in São Paulo this June? Get excited. Your upcoming experience is being organized by an award-winning meetings and events team from Rotary International. Last year's convention in Sydney was recognized recently with several industry awards at the Meeting and Events Australia's prestigious annual NSW Awards Night. Rotary and Business Events Sydney won the headlining award -- Association or Government Meeting of the Year -- as well as two Specialist Awards for Best Corporate Social Responsibility and Best Educational Component. As winner of the major NSW award,...