2022-23

 Pacesetters
 President

Jessica Bruda  

  welcomes you to our website!

 

We meet @ 7:00 am every Friday morning at
the Texas Star Conference Center (Euless, TX)

Mid-Cities Pacesetters
Rotary Club #21499
P.O. Box 210421
Bedford, TX 76095

Contact - Pacesetters@gmail.com

Home Page Stories
  
 
Each year, the Northeast Tarrant Chamber of Commerce honors the unsung heroes of our community who give freely of their time and resources to help our area non-profit organizations achieve their missions! This year member Bill Bracken was honored for his work this year with the Open World Program that brought a delegation of future Ukrainian leaders to meet with local legislators about Anti-Corruption... Bill was unable to attend the ceremony so past member, and Bill's daughter, Kylie Hughitt accepted the award for him. Congratulations Bill...
 
 
 
 THIS WEEK'S PROGRAM
 
  
 
This Friday we will have our first "Club Assembly" of the Rotary year...
 
 
UPCOMING EVENTS
 
 
 
Refresh
 
 Refresh - Saturday, August 6th.
Mark your calendars and plan to volunteer...
 
 
 
 
Because of the efforts of our Membership Chairman, Monte Ramey, our club has experienced a healthy growth in membership. Here are the new members who have joined in the last year...
 
 
Amanda St. John & Connie Maldonado
 
             Jason Moore
            
John Thomas & Wendy Bailey
 
 Phil Beckman & David Burtzlaff
 
              Camille Koerner
                 Greg Gideon
         Angie Monroe
 
 
 
Member Bill Bracken attended the induction of District Governor Kayla Belle Christianson in Abilene on June 27th. He brought back and presented to President Nielsen this years Rotary International Banner... "Serve to Change Lives"... 
 
 
 
 
Congratulations to member Dr. Joseph Harington being named the new Hurst/Euless/Bedford ISD Superintendent. It will become official March 28th... A great achievement after 38 years in public education...
 
 
Member Phil Beckman was awarded Volunteer of the Year by the Northeast Chamber of Commerce. Along with Phil member Greg Gideon from Edward Jones was awarded the Business of the Year award, and member Camille Koerner was awarded one of the Chairman's Choice awards... Congratulations to all...
 
 
left to right: Connie Maldonado, Gabriela Coca, & Eric Millner
 
Scholarship money was distributed to Duvall's School of Cosmetology student Gabriela Coca on Friday, March 25th for placing second in our club's scholarship essay contest...
 
 
Recent Events
 
Blood Drive
 
Last Thursday, June 9th, our club, along with Northeast Tarrant Chamber of Commerce, sponsored a blood drive at Five Star Ford, Our goal was 40 units of blood, but fortunately we received 50 units of blood. Thanks to members Angie Akmakjian and John Thomas for organizing the Blood Drive...
 
 
 
Hometown Hero
 
  
 
Each year, the Northeast Tarrant Chamber of Commerce honors the unsung heroes of our community who give freely of their time and resources to help our area non-profit organizations achieve their missions! This year member Bill Bracken was honored for his work this year with the Open World Program that brought a delegation of future Ukrainian leaders to meet with local legislators about Anti-Corruption... Bill was unable to attend the ceremony so past member, and Bill's daughter, Kylie Hughitt accepted the award for him. Congratulations Bill...
 
 
Meals on Wheels Honors
 
 
Meals on Wheels of Tarrant County honored our club for 25 years of service and member Ed Markey for 25 years of service with a commemorative brick that will be placed on a pathway to the entrance of the meal-production and distribution center. Member Stephanie Duelm was also honored with a 10-year service pin that was presented by Angie Monroe at the Friday May 13th club meeting... Ed received his pin at Meals on Wheels on May 12th...
 
 
 
 
Paul Harris Pin
 
Joe Lopez, Foundation Chairman, presents member Dave Nielsen with the Paul Harris Fellow pin with sapphire for his continuous support of the Rotary International Foundation. Congratulations Dave and thanks for your support...
 
Duvall Scholarship
 
left to right: Connie Maldonado, Gabriela Coca, & Eric Millner
 
Scholarship money was distributed to Duvall's School of Cosmetology student Gabriela Coca on Friday, March 25th for placing second in our club's scholarship essay contest...
 
Better Together
 
Our Rotary Club was recognized at the HEB ISD School Board Meeting on Monday, March 28th as a sponsor of the school district's Better Together program. President Dave Nielsen, members Phil Beckman, Jessica Bruda, and Angie Monroe represented the club.
 
 
 
Northeast leadership Forum Award
 
 
Members Awarded
 
Member Phil Beckman was awarded Volunteer of the Year by the Northeast Chamber of Commerce. Along with Phil member Greg Gideon from Edward Jones was awarded the Business of the Year award, and member Camille Koerner was awarded one of the Chairman's Choice awards... Congratulations to all...
 
National Medal of Honor Musuem Foundation
 
Member Robert Breneman presents a check for $375 to Kristen Vandergriff, Director of Development, at the National Medal of Honor Musuem Foundation. The funds were collected from the February's BUCKET...
 
Dictionary Project
 
Holiday Heights
 
 
 
Walker Creek
 
 
Open World Program
The delegates from Ukraine were sponsored by our club as part of the Open World Leadership Center, a U.S. exchange program with former Soviet bloc nations. This trip is a chance for them to not only gather skills they can bring home to help fight corruption but to also break stereotypes and misconceptions about their home country. 
 
 
 
 
 
Christmas Eve Social Breakfast
 
New Years Eve Social Breakfast
 
 
 
Member Angie Akmakjian presents member Monte Ramey with the "The Admiral Award". The rotating award is presented to a member who has gone above and beyond in the service of the club. Congratulations Monte... 
 
 
 
On Friday, February 21st President Stephanie presented Interact Rotary Advisor Bill Bracken the "Certificate of Organization" for the Interact Club of Richland Hills High School in North Richland Hills. The Interact club was organized last August and is a growing and productive club...
 
 
 
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