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Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays:
  • Stephanie Gandsey
    March 21
  • Judy Johansen
    March 30
Join Date:
  • Connie Born
    March 3, 2023
    1 year
  • Jay Doherty
    March 3, 2023
    1 year
  • Linda Hanson
    March 3, 2023
    1 year
  • Mary Wrobel
    March 3, 2023
    1 year
  • Tom Campagna
    March 3, 2023
    1 year
  • Helen Tollerud
    March 12, 1992
    32 years
  • Paula Schumacher
    March 30, 2017
    7 years
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Bartlett

Service Above Self

We meet In Person
Thursdays at 12:15 PM
Villa Olivia Country Club
1401 W Lake St
Bartlett, IL 60103
United States of America
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NEXT MEETING INFORMATION
Our regular meeting is at 12:15 at Villa Olivia.  The first meeting of each month this the Rotary Board Meeting held at 11:00 am also at Villa Olivia.  **
 
 
UPDATE FROM THE LAST MEETING
 
Thanks to those members that volunteered to assist at the Bartlett Public Library for Literacy Night on February 8
 
Retro rocking at the 50's/60's dance on February 24th was a good time!  Thanks to Stephanie and Ray for putting together a fun night.  
 
A special CPR class is being offered by the Bartlett Police Department to Rotary Members on March 13 from 5-8 pm at the Police Department training room.  Join fellow Rotarians to learn this life saving skill.  Please considering signing-up below: 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Rotary International Goals for the Upcoming Year

Gordon McInally, member of the Rotary Club of South Queensferry, Lothian, Scotland, will begin his one-year term as president of Rotary International on 1 July 2023. 

During his term, McInally will focus on steering the global membership service organization with an emphasis on mental health, recognizing its critical role in community well-being worldwide. McInally aims to create a culture that understands and supports mental health, while working to reduce stigma, increase awareness, and improve access to mental health services. With 1.4 million members in 200 countries and regions, Rotary will continue to actively address mental health as part of its ongoing efforts to tackle the world’s most pressing challenges.

“Mental health has often been a less talked-about aspect of wellness. However, in a world grappling with various challenges, it is imperative that we bring mental health to the forefront. Rotary, with its widespread network, has the capacity to foster dialogue and support,” said McInally. “By emphasizing mental health, we can make a considerable difference in communities around the world. This is about nurturing humanity for a better tomorrow.” 

More about the goals of the new RI President can be found in the link below.  His three priorities for the year are mental health, peacebuilding through virtual exchanges, and empowering girls.  Here is a link to it on the RI website https://my.rotary.org/en/news-media/office-president/presidential-initiatives.

 
Chicago will host the 2030 Rotary International Convention in 2030! 
 
“We’re thrilled to announce today, on the anniversary of the first Rotary club meeting in 1905, that Chicago will once again host Rotary’s biggest gathering,” said the chair of Rotary’s Chicago Bid Team, Lyle Staab. “We can’t wait to show our visitors all Chicago has to offer.  We’re determined to deliver a memorable experience for the participants, and to make a difference in Chicagoland through the event.”
 
Rotary members and participants from around the world will gather in Chicago to connect, learn from each other and various experts, and share ideas for bringing positive, lasting change to communities across the globe. The annual Rotary convention was last held in Chicago in 2005 and was attended by approximately 40,000 participants.
 
 “What started with the vision of one person, our founder Chicago attorney Paul Harris, to gather professionals with diverse backgrounds to exchange ideas, form meaningful, lifelong friendships and give back to their communities – quickly grew to become a global movement,” said Rotary International President Jennifer Jones. “As the birthplace of the world’s first service organization, Chicago is the ideal location for our members and participants to reflect upon and celebrate our successes, and plan for the next 125 years and beyond to improve lives and strengthen communities around the world.”
 
 
 
 
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