Post Election Day
We were greeted by Hank Kretchmar
Chris gave the invocation
Our Pianist was not in today, so Mary got a pass on singing…
Jackie reminded of the New Member orientation at Olivia’s in Coraopolis, PA tomorrow from 6:00-8:00
Art Auction is coming January 21, 2017.  Plan you dessert
Rob collected fines for our many sins!
Our Speaker today was Past District Governor, Denny Crawford.  Denny served 2007-2008.
                  He is now RRFC (Foundation) in Zone 29 which includes 16 Districts
                  There are three ways to give
  1.  Annual Fund (50% comes back after three years)
  2. Polio + (over $l billion raised)
  3. The World Fund/Permanent Fund (100th Anniversary of the Foundation)  $3 billion raised and interest only used since 1917
Rotary has six areas of focus
1 Promote Peace
2 Fighting disease
3 Saving Mothers and  Children
4 Clean water/sanitation
5 Supporting education
6 growing local economies
 
Ways to give include:
Rotary direct
Securities donations
Planned giving (wills, etc)
Named gifts
Donor advised funds
Charitable IRA distributions
Codicil to your will
 
Yvonne won $2.00 in the 50/50