Last week's meeting

For our first Wednesday evening meeting we welcomed back Bill Norris, CIBC Bank to discuss the economy.  Bill's outlook was positive and his presentation is available in case members missed the meeting.  Thank you again Jacky Boland for sponsoring our speaker. 
 
This week's meeting 
 
1.) Rick Olson - Nakivale Refugee Settlement in Uganda
Rick will share details of the Global Grant 2122662 Providing Safe Drinking Water in Nakivale Refugee Settlement, Uganda. 
2.) Monthly Club Forum: Discuss membership, DEI and other club business
 
Other News:
  • Remember our club will host a clean up event on April 24th - 10 am to 12 noon at the Elmwood Dunes park to recognize Earth Day 2021.  Maureen Barry and George Pearce are helping organize Rotary Club events for the district including ours on the 24th.
  • Yard candidate signs can be dropped of for recycling behind the Village Hall.   Look for a Village pick up truck close the the large cell tower.
  • April Club Board meeting is Monday April 12th at 5 pm. 
  • From our DG: Two important events coming up: 
    • April 28th: Protecting the Environment – Opportunities for Rotary and the Planet: Join Ian Riseley, Past RI President and Chair of Rotary’s Environmental Issues Task Force, to hear the background of this new Area of Focus and learn which activities are fundable with Global Grant
    • May 1rst:  International Service Summit:
      • Meet and Network with People and Teams Performing Service Work Throughout the World.
      • View Informative Presentations from Experienced Leaders in International Service
      • View Exhibits from Non-Profits, Service Organizations, Religious Groups, and Supporting Vendors