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Santa Fe

Service Above Self

We meet Thursdays at 11:30 AM
Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza
100 Sandoval Street
Santa Fe, NM  87501
United States
 
Speakers
Aug 25, 2016
Sep 08, 2016
Dr. Amy Jeliffe and Dr. Michael Landen
Opioid Addiction Issues, National and NM perspective
 

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Upcoming Events
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
The Rotary Club of Santa Fe
Invites you to
Our Annual Sock Hop
Saturday – August 20th, 2016
11:30pm ‘til 3:30pm
1008 Old Santa Fe Trail
Hosted by Buddy & Irene Roybal
 
Enjoy an afternoon of classic cars, rock & roll music, & Rotary Fellowship!
Live music provided by Pat Carter
 
The Fun Committee will serve BBQ pulled pork & chicken, baked beans and sodas.
Members are asked to bring dessert or an appetizer!
A contribution of $10.00 per person is asked to help cover the cost of the BBQ.
Sign-up sheets will be available beginning at Thursday’s meeting or RSVP to Dick Jones atrjones9755@aol.com
 
 
 
 

 
 
RICHARD N. ("DICK") CARPENTER Richard N. ("Dick") Carpenter, a fifty-four year resident of Santa Fe, passed away while surrounded by his family on August 6, 2016. He was 79 years old. Dick was born on February 14, 1937 in Cortland, NY. He graduated from Syracuse University and Yale Law School. From 1959-1960, he traveled and spoke extensively throughout the Indian subcontinent as Rotary Foundation Fellow for International Understanding at the University of Punjab in Lahore, Pakistan and was described by the Pakistani press as having "earned the unofficial title of 'goodwill ambassador'" and by the Pakistani President as "a great ambassador in spreading goodwill and understanding." - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/santafenewmexican/obituary.aspx?n=richard-n-carpenter-dick&pid=181014659&fhid=7148#sthash.2hBM6jTK.dpuf
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
Good News Basket 2016/17 Top 11
 
  1. Solace Crisis Treatment Center
  2. Santa Fe Youth Symphony Association
  3. Interact of Capital High School
  4. Sky Center/ New Mexico Suicide Intervention Project
  5. New Mexico Center for Therapeutic Horseback Riding
  6. La Familia Medical Center
  7. Santa Fe Watershed Association
  8. Sangre de Cristo Chorale Young Singers Program
  9. The Masters Program Charter School
  10. The Friendship Club
  11. Santa Fe Botanical Garden
 

 
 

Music on the hill

Members enjoying Music on the Hill performance Members enjoying Bert Dalton and the Brazil Project at Music on the Hill, St. John's College, July 27, 2016.
Larry and Fran Logan celebrate their 57th wedding anniversary.
First Fun Committee Event of the 2016 - 2017 Rotary Club of Santa Fe year.
 

 
 
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President's Message
 
 
Thank You Rotary Business Sponsors
 
Club Executives & Directors
President
Foundation President
Immediate Past President
Secretary
Treasurer
Foundation Treasurer
Club Administration Chair
Service Projects Chair
Grants Chair
RI Foundation Chair
Membership Development & Retention
Vocational Service
Youth Service
Public Relations
 
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eBay Live Auctions that benefit Rotary
Each month, eBay, the world’s largest auction website, selects a set of upcoming Live Auction events and donates a portion of all sales proceeds to Rotary. Only U.S. auction sales are eligible. See the schedule of August auctions.
 

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