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                                 Jerri Anderson

                  District Governor 2017-18

                             

 
     
     
 
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Clarke H. Burnham, 91, Orofino
 
Clarke H. Burnham passed away on January 30th at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Lewiston.  He was surrounded by his family and holding the hand of his beloved wife of 68 years, Fran.  Clarke was 91 years old.
 
Clarke was born March 29, 1926 to Curtis and Goldie Burnham in Aberdeen, South Dakota.  He attended school in Aberdeen and joined the Army 2 days after graduation.  After his honorable discharge from the Army he attended college in Wahpaton, South Dakota.  He and Frances Barbara Leff were married in 1949.  They raised 5 children; Jim, Rick, Roger, Dale and Denise.  He moved his family to Lewiston in 1963 and then to Orofino in 1964.  Clarke was very active in Orofino, participating in OCI for 20 years and becoming a member of the JayCees.  One of his most proud achievements was founding the Orofino Rotary Club and participating in the many civic projects of the Rotary Club.  He was a Rotary Club President and also served as a District Governor where he and Fran traveled to Australia and New Zealand.
 
 
 
The 2019 Rotary Peace Fellowship application is now available. Advance peace around the world by publicizing this incredible opportunity!
Here are some helpful resources for recruiting candidates and promoting the program:
 
Share our application video explaining the steps for completing the application.
Follow us on the Rotary Peace Centers Facebook page, and share fellowship updates.
​​​​Download the Rotary Peace Centers Program Guide for Rotarians for eligibility requirements and information on finding qualified candidates. Also read the district endorsement instructions.
Circulate the fellowship announcement to contacts in your network.
Check out the application page for an overview of the process and links to useful documents such as the application guidelines and tips for improving your application.
Applicants must apply to their districts by 31 May. Districts need to submit endorsed applications to The Rotary Foundation by 1 July. 
 
 
 
RYLA 2018!  Exciting Announcement
 
Our District's RYLA (Rotary Youth Leadership Award program) has a new time & location this year:  Saturday, July 7-14, 2018 at Chewelah Peak Learning Center in Chewelah, Washington.  The RYLA District Committee is excited to be able to offer the program outside of the July 1 and 4 holidays, and to be at a location with more adventure space at a lower cost = Win/Win!
 
 
 
 
It is Day 3 of the final leg of Ned Morris's yearlong quest to join an elite emergency relief team.  The details of what he's doing on this leg in Cornwall, England, are not exactly known.  It is said to combine a mixture of classroom learning with fitness tests and practical exercises designed to prepare his for the worst of the worst conditions as a responder in international disaster relief for Shelter Box.  Specifics though are secret.  See more . . .
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2018 District 5080 Conference
Now is the Time to Register for the Rotary District 5080 Conference
Sandpoint, Idaho, USA
May 31-June 3, 2018
 
Click the Rotary Logo for Registration and Accommodation Details
 
 
 
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