Norfolk Rotary Club              August 27, 2013

Eric Johnson, Assistant Vice President for Enterprise at Northeast Community College, gave a presentation on how Northeast meets the needs of industry in Northeast Nebraska through the development of specialized programs.  They also offer an economic survival series that teaches the essentials of entrepreneurship. 

The drawing of names for the annual raffle of Nebraska football tickets took place with Norfolk Iron and Metal winning 1st Place, Ron Stauffer winning 2nd Place, and Christi Johnson, 3rd Place. All proceeds of the raffle go to the annual scholarship fund, with Norfolk High students receiving 3 scholarships, and Norfolk Catholic and Lutheran High Northeast receiving one each.  This project is chaired by Ron McKeever.  

The next meeting will be at 5:30pm on September 3 at the Times Square Event Center.  Dr. Michael Chipps, President of Northeast Community College will give a presentation on the college’s 40th anniversary and discuss the growth the college has experienced over the years.  Cost is $7.00 and a cash bar and hors d’oeuvres will be available. 

Submitted by:

John Schmitt, Secretary