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Rotary International is the world's first service club organization, with more than 1.2 million members in 35,000 clubs worldwide. Rotary club members are volunteers who work locally, regionally, and internationally to combat hunger, improve health and sanitation, provide education and job training, promote peace, and eradicate polio under the motto Service Above Self.
Rushmore Rotary is a club composed of inspired individuals who translate their passions into relevant social causes to change lives in communities.

We are asking for your input for our Club's Strategic Planning document, as follows:

1. Value statements.  
                  Gene captured words from our meeting on March 5, 2018
2 2019 Survey Form 
                  Please review the projects on the survey and indicate your support in the columns titled: Time and Club Dollars. (See Download files)
                  Return a copy to Gene Bilodeau by email or bring to a weekly meeting by March 19, 2019.  
3.  Attend the Planning Sessions
               Tuesday April 16, 2019 5:15 pm   West Hills Village - Rimrock Room, 255 Texas Street (Pillars and Projects - Future Focus)
               Pizza and beverages provided.
A copy of the Rushmore Rotary Strategic Plan 2016 is available (download files) for your review in preparation for the meetings.  Following the meetings, the committee will prepare the 3-year Strategic Plan.
Cindy Bailie, Cindy Howell and Eloise (exchange student) are pictured below.  The Club celebrated Elo's birthday.  Cindy Bailie informed the Club that Elo will be heading back to Belgium in June and that the Club will have both an incoming and outgoing exchange students this next year.  A big thank you to Cindy for coordinating and to Cindy Howell and other Rotary families who have hosted Elo and other students.
Congratulations to Michael O'Connor on his 7th  Paul Harris Fellow. The Paul Harris Fellow recognition acknowledges individuals who contribute, or who have contributions made in their name, of  $1,000 to The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International.
Thank you to all the Rushmore Rotarians who participated in the Gala festivities and to Scott Van Dam and his committee.  It was an enjoyable evening and a great turnout.  We look forward to an announcement of the total raised during this event.  

Rotary Club of Rapid City Rushmore

Rapid City Rushmore
We meet Tuesdays at 7:00 AM
Howard Johnson Express Motel
950 North St.
Rapid City, SD  57701
United States of America
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Von Hines
Mar 26, 2019
Hops Farming
Rotary Day
Apr 02, 2019
Adonis Saltes
Apr 09, 2019
Dakota Dream Museum
Patrick Clinch
Apr 16, 2019
Medical Team to Romania-
Rotary Day
May 07, 2019
President Jackson
May 21, 2019
Black HIlls State University
Brendan Murphy
May 28, 2019
Strider Bike Foundation

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