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Welcome to Rotary Club of St. Cloud
St. Cloud

Serving to change lives

We meet In Person
Tuesdays at 12:00 PM
Holiday Inn
75 S 37th Avenue
Saint Cloud, MN 56301
United States of America
Currently Providing hybrid meetings, both at the Holiday Inn, St Cloud AND via Zoom. In-person meetings are open to vaccinated individuals, the Board will revisit this protocol at the January Board meeting.
What's Happening
This week (12.7) we are thrilled to welcome Jukka Kukkonen with Shift2Electric!
Jukka Kukkonen is well known for his effective education and training programs, helping car dealers, community leaders, planners, employers, and other Minnesotans gain the tools they need to embrace the transition to clean electric vehicles.
Jukka possesses both academic and professional training in automotive engineering and worked for Ford Europe in technical training and dealership business management. Jukka is the founder of Shift2Electric, a Minnesota-based electric vehicle market and technology consulting firm and he teaches EV Markets and Technology at the University of St. Thomas in Minnesota.
Welcome Jukka! We are excited to hear from you this Tuesday at noon! 
We had a wonderful time hearing from John and Gail from Tanner's Team! 
For more information about Tanner's Team please visit their website https://www.tannersteam.org/
"Together we learn. Together we fight. Together we win."
-Tanner Fuls
This Tuesday, 11.23, we are pleased to welcome Chris Rice from Rice Companies! 

Chris Rice became a third-generation president and CEO of Rice Companies in 2008. In addition to leading a team of 80+ employees, Chris cultivates relationships with new and long-term clients. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Colorado and is a past president of the St. Cloud Builders Exchange, two-term Advisory Council member for Butler Manufacturing, 5 under 40 winner, ABC of Minnesota/ North Dakota Board Member, active with numerous peer groups, and is LEED AP certified.

Today, Rice Companies encompasses Architectural and Engineering Services, General Contracting, Construction Management, Development, Real Estate Brokerage, Maintenance, and other field services, operating out of our Sauk Rapids, Glencoe, Mankato, and Fargo, ND offices.


Welcome Chris! We are thrilled to hear from you! 


This Tuesday (11.9) we are thrilled to welcome Jason Netland & Crystal Lahr from Anderson Trucking! 
Welcome Jason & Crystal! We are excited to hear from you! 
Our Rotary Club values YOU and what inspires you.
Won’t you sign up to inspire our members with a Moment of Inspiration? We need people for 11/23, 11/30, 12/7, 12/14 and January and beyond are wide open.
Just email me back at jsvincent@me.com.
Also, please come and honor Don Watkins and Jim Dwyer next Tuesday (Oct. 26). Please RSVP to Mike Mullin at michaelallenmullin@gmail.com.
We are looking for volunteers to host a Junior Rotarian virtually:

- Volunteer to host for one month -November, December, January, February, March or April
- Log on to the regular Zoom meeting link at 11:50am each week during the month you selected to volunteer (please commit to attending each week to connect with your Junior Rotarian)
- Leigh Ann will move you to a Zoom breakout room so you will have a few minutes to connect with your Junior Rotarian before the meeting starts
Introduce your Junior Rotarian when President Johnson calls for introductions

That's it! How easy is that?  Please email Tammy Biery with the month you'd like to be a host.

As a host, you can attend meetings in person or virtually. If you join the in person meeting, we ask that you find a quiet space to meet with your Junior Rotarian on a mobile device via Zoom from 11:50 until the beginning of the meeting.

Email Tammy - tammy.biery@CSJobs.org if you'd like to volunteer!
Are you looking for a COVID-19 test at no cost to you? Look no further! 
Click the link below for more information! 
Mark your calendars 
Can you believe it's already October!? 
It's almost time for the Tri-District Rotary Conference!
Mark your calendars for April 21-23, 2022! Only 201 days left! 
Have you been looking to get involved more in Rotary activities? Aren't sure who to talk to or where to turn? Below is a list of different opportunities for Rotarians and their contact person! 
- Moment of Inspiration, Joan Vincent,  jsvincent@me.com
- Greeters, Melissa Stricherz,  Melissa.Stricherz@scouting.org
- Share Your Story, Dan Steil, dans@granitecommunitybank.com
- Junior Rotarians, Tammy Biery, Tammy.Biery@sbetc.org
- Rotary Foundation Fundraising Chair, Jackie Johnson, Jackie@BigDefenders.org
- Warm Heads, Hands & Hearts, Erik Boeltz, erik@eichmotor.com
- Weekly Program, Dave Bentrud, dave david.bentrud@ci.waiteparkpd.mn.us
- Membership, Tyler Walz, tyler@jacobs-financial.com
- Summertime by George! Board of Governors, Jill Magelssen, jill.magelssen@expresspros.com
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Jukka Kukkonen
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