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NO MEETING
Nov 21, 2018
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Sam Rayburn Choir
Dec 05, 2018
NO MEETING
Dec 26, 2018
MERRY CHRISTMAS
NO MEETING
Jan 02, 2019
HAPPY NEW YEAR
Howard Berg
Jan 16, 2019
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Pasadena South

Service Above Self

We meet Wednesdays at 12:16 PM
Pappa Yolks Grill
5824 Spencer Hwy
Pasadena, TX  77505
United States
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Natalie Stigall from The Bridge Over Troubled Waters returned this week to finish up her presentation on "Abuse"
Thank you Natalie for all the great info you shared with our club.
Congratulations to our October Jr. Rotarians from Sam Rayburn High School are:
Nicholas Cisneros and Isabella Camarillo
 
Pictured below: Rotarian and Rayburn HS Principal- Vanessa Reyes, Nicholas Cisneros, Isabella Camarillo, and our club Pres. Dave Cooper
 
 
Natalie Stigall is the Education and Outreach Advocate of The Bridge Over Troubled Waters
spoke to our Club today. She educated us on the different ways on domestic and sexual violence, and how to support someone in an abusive relationship.
Natalie will be back Oct 31st to finish up her program. Please feel free to join us.
 
Club Pres. Dave Cooper, Natalie Stigall and Paola Fusilier
Linda Rodriquez is the District Corrdinator of PBIS Multi-Tiered System of Behavioral Support for Pasadena ISD.
Her focus is on mental health education/awareness, social emotional learning, building trauma-informed school environments, developing kinesthetic classrooms, embedding restorative practices that build positive relationships and repair harm to the students. She is piloting the district's first use of a virtual platform (telehealth) to provide direct counseling services to youth struggling with mild to moderate mental health concerns related to trauma, grief, anxiety and depression.
 
President-Elect Art Del Barrio is having Linda Rodriquez sign a book that Rotary will donate to a student.
 
 
Sarah Burke, Dean of Instruction for Early College High School from Sam Rayburn 
Sarah is responsible for cultivating positive ECHS culture, coordinating with San Jacinto College to provide their students with post-secondary coursework and ultimately readying to earn an associate's degree along with their high school diploma.
September Jr Rotarians from South Houston High School
Julio Perez is # 1 in his graduating Class 2019
Fabiola Trevino is #3 in her graduating Class 2019
Troy McCarley, Joy Johnson-AP at Rayburn, Julio Perez, Fabiola Trevino and Club Pres, Dave Cooper
Charles Canales with Sam Rayburn High School DECA program updated our club on the progress of the program.
 
Along with 2 of his students, Emmanuel Soto, the President of DECA and Carla Rangel, Vice-President of DECA.
Club President Dave Cooper, Darla Rangel, Charles Canales and Emmanuel Soto
 
Charles Canales favorite quote-
Judge Angelina Gooden with 280th Family District Court was appointed to fulfill the unexpired term through December 2018.
She spoke on protective orders and domestic violence. She worked for both private law firms and in the non-profit sector as a contract attorney with Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse for 11 years. 
 
Judge Angelina Gooden signing a book for s student, and our Club Pres. Dave Cooper
Dirk Weisiger, Author of "Leave Tomorrow" his 14 month Motorcycle adventure from Austin, Texas to Ushuaia, Argentina.
filled with unexpected adventures, surprises and lessons about life and travel.
Dirk showed us how he did the wedding ring rope trick on the turtles.
 
Bonivia
 
the end of the Road. As far South as one can drive.
Dirk solidified his belief that making new friends is the best part of travel and that everyone should get out to life their movie!
 
Dirk with Club Pres. Dave Cooper
 
Beckie Stockstill-Cobb, our AG for District 5890, Beckie is a member of Deer Park Rotary Club
 
 
She came and spoke to our club on all the activities Rotary District 5890 has scheduled for 2018-2019
 
Along side our Club President, Dave Cooper
 
 
Pasadena South Rotary worked with Pasadena ISD to help "Fill the Bus" with school supplies for the new school year.
 
Along side the Mayor Jeff Wagner, we loaded up the bus with school supplies.
 
Signing the banner is Linda Nagel, Charles Davis, Cammie Schnautz and Ted Grant.
 
Our Club President, Dave Cooper
 
 
HAPPY 90th BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION FOR REIKO DENISON
 
Pasadena South Rotary Installation Luncheon 2018-2019
 
Club President- Dave Cooper
ADG Beckie Stockstill-Cobb Installed our New President for 2018-19 yr, Dave Cooper. 
 
Our 2018-19 Officers and Board
(Left to Right) 
Troy McCarley, Danny Schnautz, Hillary Woest, Rhonda Parmer, Ted Grant, Linda Nagel, Charles Davis, Art Del Barrio, and Club President- Dave Cooper. 
 
Lifetime Service Award
Reiko Denison
 
Service Above Self Award
Linda Nagel
 
Rotarian of the Year Award
Art Del Barrio
 
Paul Harris Fellow Awards
(Not pictured Vanessa Reyes)
 
Paola Fusilier 
 
Art Del Barrio
 
Perfect Attendance Award
Traci Goodwin- 1 year
 
Danny Schnautz- 5 years
 
Larry Wilson- 14 years
 
Charles Davis- 22 years
 
Ted Grant- 23 years
 
Changing out the New Rotary Flag
BE THE INSPIRATION
Dave Cooper and Rhonda Parmer 
 
LIGHTING THE WAY & INSPIRING OTHERS
 
"Success is not accident.  It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do."" (Pele)
 
Derrill Painter is our District's area Membership Chair. He spoke to our club on different types of Memberships. To help grow our Club's membership.
 
Xaver Krapoth is our Youth Exchange from Dresden, Germany.  He spoke about his visit to Texas and the places he got to visit.
He will be returning home in July.
 
During Xaver's visit he experienced Harvey (Hurricane). The picture behind him is his school after Harvey.
 
Xaver and Club President, Dave Cooper
 
 
Please welcome our newest Rotarian, Paola Fusilier. Paola is a Therapist with The Bridge Over Troubled Waters
 
Our Club President, Dave Cooper, Paola and her husband Johnny Fusilier, and her sub-sponsor- Traci Goodwin
 
Pasadena South Rotary Congratulates our Scholarship Winners from Sam Rayburn HS and South Houston HS
 
 
 
 
 
Roger Woest and Laura Finger from Pasadena Memorial HS came to entertain at our meeting today
"Caring Cabaret Walks Again"
 
 
"Caring Cabaret Walks Again!"
A benefit for AIDS Foundation Houston and Avenue 360 Health and Wellness' Omega House
Ovgations Night Club
2536 Times Blvd, Houston, TX 77005
 
 
Sunday, February 25th, 2018 at 3:00pm
Senator Larry Taylor with Senate District 11 visited our club with information on Higher Education
 
Club Pres, Dave Cooper with Senator Taylor and our Speaker Chair, Danny Schnautz
Lt. General Douglas Owens USAF (Retired) with the Lone Star Flight Museum spoke to our club today.
General Owens is the CEO of the Lone Star Flight Museum in Houston, Tx.
 
Club Pres. Dave Cooper, Lt General Owens, Speaker Chair- Danny Schnautz
Our January Jr. Rotarians are from South Houston High School.
 
Yelitza Barragan is a Senior at South Houston HS and is ranked #1 to date in her graduating class
Yelitza Barragan, Club Pres. Dave Cooper and  South Houston HS Asst. Principal Bradley Lester
 
Francisco Acosta is a senior at South Houston HS and is ranked #2 to date, in his Graduating Class
Francisco Acosta, Club Pres. Dave Cooper and AP Bradley Lester
 
 
Rotary Meeting Cancelled for Jan. 17th

Due to the weather, Pasadena South Rotary Board has voted to cancel tomorrows meeting. Jan. 17th.
Stay safe, and stay in if you can. Hope to see you all next week.
 
 
 
 
District Governor 2016-17, Eric Liu presented Rhonda Parmer, Club President 2016-17, the Presidential Citation and Club Highest percent of Support to end Polio.
To Pasadena South Rotary Club.
 
 
 
 
 
 
WELCOME BACK TO TEXAS- DAVE!
WE MISSED YOU
 
Pasadena South Rotary Members, Hillary Woest and our club Pres. Dave Cooper
 
Merry Christmas from Pasadena South Rotary.
We will meet up again after the holidays, January 10, 2018
 
Our favorite Elf and Member, Reiko.
Sam Rayburn HS Encore Choir at their Christmas program for our Rotary Club.
 
 
 
 
We were honored with the music from South Houston HS Orchestra at our meeting today with some Christmas music.
Under the Director of Christian Bires.
 
 
Xaver Krapoth is our Youth Exchange from Dresden Germany.  He has a twin brother and 3 other siblings.  Xaver's olders sister was an exchange student in Israel, his other sister was a Rotary exchange student in Ecuador, and his twin brother is in Ecuador.
 
Nicole let us know all the great things "Stuff the Sleigh", a 501c3 nonprofit organization, is doing for pediatric cancer patients and families. They provide an escape for pediatric cancer patients during the Christmas Season. Their efforts are aimed at giving each patient and family they assist the joy and spirit of Christmas through year-round giving.
Right now they are trying to fill the Christmas List of their patients. If you would like to help, or learn more, please visit their website at www.TheSleigh.org
Or if you would like to Adopt on of the patients and their wish list email Nicole at Nicole@thesleigh.org
Linda Nagel, Club Vice-President had Nicole sign a book that will be donated to one of our local PISD students.
 
 
 Patricia Eubanks with the City of Pasadena updated our club on what the City is doing in helping PISD students afford to learn and play golf.
Also, the City is in the middle of their "Can Do Food Drive". The donations will be distributed to 5 local food banks. The drive will take place on Thursday, Nov. 16th. from 8:00am-6:00pm at Pasadena Veterans Memorial Stadium. If you would like to volunteer please email volunteerpasadena@ci.pasadena.tx.us
They will also need help sorting on Friday and Saturday, Nov 17th and 18th
 
Our District Governor, Bill Palko spoke to our club on Rotary: Making A Difference.
He filled us in on what our district is doing and how Rotary has made a difference in many peoples lives.
DG Bill is signing a book that will be donated to a student with PISD. AG Irene Hickey and Vice-Pres Linda Nagel
 
Pasadena South Rotary donated $500 to Polio Plus in DG Bill Palko's name.
 
During our meeting we celebrated Veterans Day by honoring our Vets with songs from all our Branches and Cake.
THANK YOU TO ALL THOSE THAT HAVE SERVED AND ARE SERVING OUR GREAT UNITED STATES
 
 
District 5890 DG Bill Palko served in the Army and Ted Grant served in the Air Force.
Irene Hickey, our AG from Rotary Club of the University Area, spoke to our club about this years theme. "ROTARY: MAKING A DIFFERENCE".
Rotary makes a difference in lives all around us every day. Have you shared how Rotary has made a difference for you, or how you have helped make a difference in Rotary?
Share your message, share Rotary.
 
Dr. DeeAnn Powell, Superintendent for Pasadena ISD gave our club information on the November Election, School Bonds and Tax Ratification.
 
Steven Foster, President CHI St. Luke's Health, Patients Medical Center, presented  to our club today.  Steven shared how to select a physician, working with a hospital on payments and how to be a smart patient.
 
Vice-President Linda Nagel has Steven sign a book that will be donated to a local student.
 
 
Roy Watson, Chevron Phillips Chemical Company's Workforce Development and Training Manager.
He spoke to our club this week. He gave us an oversight of the efforts towards communicating industry workforce needs for the 135-member companies of EHCMA.
 
 
Chevron Phillips holds a fundraising Golf Tournament each year to help raise funds for their Scholarship program. In 2016 they donated $520,000 in scholarships for careers in Petrochemical Industy
 
To find out more about the careers offered, position requirements and responsibilities, please visit their website at  https://petrochemworks.com/

 
Bill Raymond is very knowledgeable on his Texas History and how Pasadena served in a big part of it.
 
 
Some of Bills Civil War items he has collected.
 
Stan Stanart with the Harris Country Clerks Office
had some great info on what his office is doing and what new info you can access online through his Office.
 
 
Vice-Pres Linda Nagel, Larry Wilson, Stan Stanart and Past-Pres Rhonda Parmer
 
Zachary Alexander has served in the United States Marine Corps for 4 years. He was deployed twice. 2007-2008 and 2009-2010.
When he returned back home with PTSD he found Camp Hope. Now he is a fire fighter and a Mentor at Camp Hope and helping his brothers through their PTSD.
Camp Hope provides interim housing for our Wounded Warriors, Veterans and their families suffering from combat related PTSD in a caring and positive environment.
They are a 501c3 organization and work solely on donations.
Lets continue to Support our Sons/Brothers when they come home. Please check out Camp Hope's website http://ptsdusa.org/camp-hope/ 
Some items they are in need of: School Supplies, Bottle Water, Socks, Personal Care items- toothbrush, toothpaste, deodorant, liquid soap, shampoo... etc..
 
Zachary Alexander with Camp Hope tells our Club how his life went out of control when he came back from his deployments. Without our Lord and Camp Hope he would probably not be with us today. Today, he now mentors his Military Brothers at Camp Hope.
 
Rotary Member and Speaker Chair, Steve Fullen has Zachary sign a book that will be going to one of our school age students.
 
 
 
Pastor Douglas Harris with Central Baptist Church spoke to us today about Manna Worldwide. A feeding program to feed the children for just $28 per month.
If you are interested in helping feed the hungry visit them at www.mannaworldwide.com
 
 
 
We have all our speakers sponsor a book to be given to school age students. Doug is signing One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish to be donated.
 
 Our July Charity Donations for July was Salvation Army. We collected Pantry Food and school supplies.
 
Salvation Army receiving a check from Pasadena South Rotary Pres. Dave Cooper
Pasadena South Rotary Installation and Awards
 
Congratulations to Dave Cooper, our Clubs President for 2017-18
 
2017-18 Officers
(Left to Right)
Treasurer-Charles Davis , Secretary-Bryan Parmer, Pres-Elect-Shadow Hillary Woest, President-Elect- Ted Grant, Pres Dave Cooper and past Pres Rhonda Parmer.
(Not shown)  Vice-Pres Linda Nagel and Sergeant at Arms Jerri Neely.
 
 
Awards for 2016-2017
 
Service Above Self- Hillary Woest
 
 
Rotarian of The Year- Dave Cooper
 
Paul Harris Fellow- First PHF-
Art Del Barrio, Donna Summers, Andrea Wenke and Hillary West.
Hillary West receives her first PHF
 
Other  PHF
Charles Davis +20
Dave Cooper +20
Steve Fullen +2
Richard Risinger +2
Molly Smith +2
Robert Stock +2
 
Richard Risinger receiving his Third PHF
 
Perfect Attendance:
 Rhonda Parmer 1 year, Charles Davis 21 years, Bryan Parmer 1 year and Hillary Woest 1 year.
 Larry Wilson 13 yrs, Danny Schnautz 4 years and Ted Grant 22 years.
 
 
 
Steven Foster, President of CHI St. Luke's Health- Patients Medical Center, spoke to our Rotary Club today.
 
 
Steven had some useful information on picking a Healthcare provider.
Below are some websites to help gather info on Healthcare.
 
 
 

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