CLUB PRESIDENT 2017-18

Dan Diamon

Dan's goals for the year mirror the ideas and values of District Governor Debra Warner.  During a presentation Deb made 3 major points.  Work on the Rotary's Public Image"tell our story", striving to keep the Foundation in the forefront and to continue to invite people to join Rotary. Dan wants to ask our members "Why Rotary?" His own answer is because of the "impact to lives down the street and across the world".  Dan also asks,"What is your passion?"
 
 
 
 
Assistant District Governor Area 15

Warren Bender 

 Area 15 inlcudes: Duluth Harbortown, Duluth Skyline, Superior, Superior Sunrise Centennial, Ashland
 
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Club Executives & Directors
President
President Elect
President Nominee
Past President
Treasurer
Secretary
Community Service
Vocational Service
International Service
Club Service
Membership
Public Relations
Foundation Chair
Attendance Manager
 
 
Meeting Responsibilities
GREETER
June 2017
Zander, Sandie
 
July 2017
Zander, Sandie
 
August 2017
Webb, David
 
September 2017
Schoechert, Hannah
 
October 2017
Flaherty, Rick
 
December 2017
Wilberg, Rebecca
 
February 2017
Raymond, Julianne
 
INVOCATION
June 2017
Carmack, Bob
 
July 2017
Wilberg, Rebecca
 
August 2017
Bender, Warren
 
September 2017
Clanaugh, David
 
October 2017
Rogers, Earl
 
November 2017
Biga, Jan
 
December 2017
Lohse, John
 
FELLOWSHIP
June 2017
Leuthner, Brian
 
July 2017
Lings, Robyn
 
October 2017
Harris, Tuula
 
November 2017
McClellan, Dr. Bob
 
January 2018
Johnson, Charlie
 
February 2018
Tracy, Tony
 
 
Club Information

The 40th Club Established - Chartered in 1912

First Rotary Club in Wisconsin

We meet Wednesdays at 11:45 AM
Barker's Island Inn
300 Marina Drive
Superior, WI  54880
United States
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SPECIAL DAY - July 30

Habitat for Humanity Dedicates Home

 The Western Lake Superior Habitat for Humanity held a dedication ceremony for the build at N. 7th Street. Executive Director, David Clanaugh gave the welcome and introductions, Tom Miller the Pastor at the Assembly of God Church gave the invocation. There was a few words from Mayor Jim Paine followed by comments by the WLSHFH Board President Jordan Fahlsing. Rotary President Dan Diamon is pictured presenting David Clanaugh a check for $2,844.00. The funds were a match between the Rotary Club of Superior and a grant from Rotary District 5580.

House warming gift

 
A plant was given as a house warming gift from the Rotary Club of Superior to Theresa Dakota the new home owner. Theresa is raising her grandchildren. Theresa exudes grace and gratitude for all of the people
that volunteered during the building of her home.
 
 
 
Cabinets for the Dakota House
 
The kitchen and bathroom cabinets and counter tops were purchased with the Donation from the Rotary Club of Superior and the matching District 5580 grant.
 
Mano A Mano Bolivia
 
Harbortown's Karl Everett gave a presentation to the Rotary Club of Superior on July 26 about the latest Rotary project in Bolivia. Karl is pictured here presenting President Dan with a plaque in appreciation of the donation the Club made toward  the project.
 
The plaque reads: In appreciation and gratitude of your contribution for the development of the roadway Mara Pampa-Sumala, in collaboration with other Rotary Clubs, Icla Municipality, Tarvita , Municipality, Mano a Mano International Partbers and Mano a Mano Bolivia
 
World Traveler

                                         Banner Exchange                

 
Jan Biga is shown here in a banner exchange in Saipan one of the Northern Mariana Islands. After Saipan she headedd to Narita, Japan before heading home to present President Dan the banner at the July 26 meeting. 
 
THREE RUBIES

Foundation Chair Awarded!

President Dan Diamon awarded the prestigious Three Ruby Foundation recognition to Bob McClellan. The Foundation Chair "puts his money where his mouth is" by donating the accumulative amount of $9,000 to the Rotary Foundation. Along with being a generous contributor to the Foundation and Polio Plus, Bob does an exceptional job of educating the membership regarding the great works of the Foundation. Congratulations Bob!
 
LSDBF Captain's Appreciation event

 

The Annual Captain's Appreciation event was held in the Barker's Island ballroom on July 12. Pictured here are the super heros of the Lake Superior Community Health Team and our Dragon Boat Co-chairs Kelly Peterson and Heather Salfer. 
 
HONORING MARK CONNOLLY - OFFICER'S DINNER

The celebration of the  Mark Connolly Presidency 2016-17 took place on June 28 at the Epic Restaurant. Pictured here is (front) Cami Diamon and Judy Connolly with President Dan and Past President Mark.   A few of last year's accomplishments were outlined during the evening's event such as; the establishment of a Youth Protection Policy, creating a Corporate Membership, encouraging members to present programs to the Club or find programs of firms or organizations that they have association. Mark also talked about the "health of the Rotary Club of Superior". The Club hovers at the 100 member mark and is known for it's friendly welcoming members. The Club also has an outstanding record of generosity with Foundation contributions. Kudos were given to Foundation Chair Bob McClellan.  Mark presented a special pin to Warren Bender for his remarkable work with membership recruitment. He gave two  "Quiet Rotarian Awards", one to Jan Biga for her work with Programs and David Clanaugh for bringing us forward with the Habitat for Humanity project.
 
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TREE DEDICATED TO CLUB

June 

 
Kent Oliver (far right) President of Oliver properties and member of the Skyline Rotary donated several trees to the City of Superior. The trees have been planted along HWY 2 in front of the  entrance to Barker's Island. One of the trees is dedicated to all area Rotary Clubs and one is specifically dedicated to the Rotary Club of Superior. Pictured left to right is Bob MacLean, Harbortown Rotary, Mark Connolly, Linda Cadotte, Superior Parks & Recreation Director and Superior Mayor Jim Paine. Mark, Linda and Jim are all members of the Superior Rotary Club.
 
Rotary Serving Humanity

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY PROJECT

 
A few of the crew members of the Rotary Club of Superior on Thursday, April 21 providing SERVICE ABOVE SELF for the Habitat for Humanity Project at 1001 Nth 7th in Superior. Habitat for Humanity partners with the family who will live in this 1100 square foot, 3 bedroom home. The family must share in the sweat equity of building the home. The house will be inhabited by a grandmother raising her three grandchildren. The Rotary Club of Superior is proud to be a part of this special project!
 
Guatemala 2017

 

 
Superior Rotary members, Dan Blank, Gayle Wahner and Warren Bender are part of a larger group currently working on a school building project in Guatemala. 
 
 
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Attendance Manager

Sue Heskin

 
Club members, you can report meeting make-ups by clicking Sue's name in the Club Executive's list in the left hand column.
 
Speakers
Melissa Schmitz
Oct 18, 2017
Community Small Business Offering
Nancy Mistele,Dir.Office of Business DevelopmentEf
Oct 25, 2017
Effective Engagement with Government
TBA
Nov 01, 2017
Foundation overview
Twin Ports Paul Harris Dinner
Nov 08, 2017
At Barker's Island / NO NOON MEETING
Bob McClellan
Nov 15, 2017
FOUNDATION DRIVE
RYLA Students
Nov 29, 2017
Rotary Youth Leadership Awards Camp
District Governor Deb Warner
Dec 06, 2017
Official Club Visit
Sgt James Madden
Dec 13, 2017
Dougla County Sheriff's Department
HOLIDAY PARTY NO NOON MEETING
Dec 20, 2017
At Barker's Island
Monique Hammond
Dec 27, 2017
Hearing Loss
Kate Lisak
Jan 10, 2018
RYLA Students: Gold Award / Girl Scouts Presentation
 
Achievements beyond Rotary

Taylor Pedersen

 
Taylor Pedersen has been named the Interim Director CEO of the The Chamber of Superior - Douglas County. 

Tylor Elm

Tylor has been appointed to the Superior City Council. He is already hitting the road running and loving his new responsibilities.
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JULY 2017 - NEW MEMBERS

Nicole Michalski

 
Nicole Michalski was inducted into the Club on July 5. She has a degree in Marketing/ Business Administration. Her sponsor is Warren Bender

Cindy Michalski

 
Cynthia Michalski has retired from Douglas County she was the Deputy County Treasurer. Cindy was inducted into the Club on July 5. Her sponsor is Warren Bender.
 
Four Way Test Essay Winner

Nicole Hendry

President Mark presents the scholarship check to Nicole at the March 15 Rotary meeting. Nicole read her winning essay to the members. The writing highlighted how Nicole related the Rotary 4-Way Test to her high school basketball experience.
 

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