Rotary Club Of Ann Arbor North
 
We meet Thursdays at 12:00 PM 

Holiday Inn, Near The University of Michigan
3600 Plymouth Road
Ann Arbor, MI  48105
 
Phone:  (734)224-4130
 
 
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Mission And Vision Statement
Rotary Club of Ann Arbor North Mission Statement
 
The Rotary Club of Ann Arbor North is a service group dedicated to the complementary purposes of fellowship and service to others, accomplished through a variety of local and international projects with broad member participation in partnership with other people and organizations, in the spirit of Rotary International.
 
Rotary Club of Ann Arbor North Vision Statement
 
The Rotary Cub of Ann Arbor North envisions a club of vibrant, active people who enjoy their membership. We seek to recruit new like minded members to help us take and maintain a leadership role in our community and in Rotary, demonstrating our commitment to action and ideals.
 
What Is Rotary?
Rotary is an international volunteer service organization whose purpose is to bring together people from all walks of life in order to provide humanitarian services, encourage high ethical standards in life, and to advance goodwill and peace around the world. 

It is a secular organization open to all people regardless of race, color, creed, religion, gender, or political preference. 

There are 1.2 million individuals worldwide called Rotarians who have been giving back to the community for over a 100 years! Isn't it time for you to give back?
 
What We See... People of Action
 
What We See.... People of Action
If you want to JOIN LEADERS, EXCHANGE IDEAS and TAKE ACTION
and change our community and the world? Ask us how.
 
Stories
On August 16, 2018, Rotary Club of Ann Arbor North speaker was Olivia Habart. She is the founder of, A2 Entrepreneurs Club at Washtenaw Community College.
 
Olivia, said, "I started A2 Entrepreneurs because when I started at WCC, I did not see many clubs at the school and I thought that was wrong." She explained, that at every meeting, she has a Business Owner talk about their businesses and entrepreneurship. 
 
Olivia, has already started a couple clubs at Washtenaw Community College and she said she would be willing to help get more started.
 
Olivia Habart
At Thursday's, August 9, 2018 Rotary Club of Ann Arbor North Luncheon we had a Club Assembly. 
 
Bob Greenough danced during his Happy Dollar. Watch video at Dance by Bob Greenough
 
 
We had a special guest at the lunch. Katherine Dyer the President of Waterford Rotary attended our lunch and gave a happy dollar.
 
Peg Windsor made an announcement about the Mad Hatter Party. The party will be a blast. "Save the date", it is scheduled for November 3, 2018 at The Holiday Inn, Near the University of Michigan.
 
On August 2, 2018, Rotary Club of Ann Arbor North had the Club Luncheon at the Butterfly and Hummingbird Garden located in Gallup Park.
 
Bob Greenough, one of the founders of the Butterfly Garden, gave a brief history of the Garden.
 
Then we had a good discussion on how we are going to maintain the Garden in the future.
 
The weather was great, sunny and temperature in the 80's. 
 
Butterfly Garden​​​​​​
 
Butterfly Garden 
 
 
Event: One Rotary Summit
Date and Time: September 8 , 2018 / 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
Fee: $15.00, includes club tools, light continental breakfast, and beverage service throughout the day.
Location: Ann Arbor Marriott Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest, 1275 S. Huron St, Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Details: This is your opportunity to learn why and how Rotary is changing lives in our community and around the world. Participate in focused discussions about the great opportunities and benefits of being a Rotarian.
 
Registration: Click Here or go to www.rotary6380.org
 
One Rotary Summit participants will explore the synergy between membership, public image, and humanitarian service.
As a participant you will ...
  1. Be prepared to answer the question, “Why Rotary?” 
  2. Be inspired to build membership, enhance public image, and do humanitarian service through The Rotary Foundation
  3. Understand the value of being a Rotarian   
  4. Be inspired to be a part of Rotary’s Public Image campaign, People of Action
  5. Be the Inspiration, living out Rotary’s theme for 2018-19
  6. Take home a One Rotary Toolkit for use in your club
At Rotary Club of Ann Arbor North's Luncheon, on July 26, 2018, Madison Vorva talked about her life. 
 
When Madison was in Girl Scouts she was very involved in selling Girl Scout cookies. Then she noticed one day that one of the ingredients was Palm Oil.
 
She was fighting against the use of Palm Oils, since she saw a photo of a dead Orangutan, because of the deforestation to produce Palm Oil. She was successful and was honored by the United Nations as a "North America Forest Hero".
 
Madison's idol was Dr. Jane Goodall's. One day she had the honor to meet Jane and Madison was given the opportunity to work on the National Youth Leadership Council for Root's and Shoot's, Dr. Jane Goodall's organization for young people.
 

This fall, Madison will start pursuing her master’s degree in environmental policy at Cambridge University in England. Rotary Club of Ann Arbor North, Rotary Club of Ann Arbor, Rotary Club of Plymouth, District 6400, and District 6380 will fund a Rotary Global Grants Scholarship  to support her studies at Cambridge.

Madison, is very appreciative of the Scholarship and wants to thank and stay in touch with all the partners, that gave her the Scholarship.

 

 
 
 
 
This is Vern Hutton, last month he ordered Rotary Club of Ann Arbor North shirts for club members that wanted one. He said, "this is my contribution to the club since I can not do so much due to my age".  Although President Joyce said after that, He does contribute  and all RCAAN member's makes contribution to the club.
 
 
Diane Sheffrey, was not able to attend Presidents Brunch on July 1st. This photo is Peg Windsor presenting her with a plaque for her hard work last year as our Youth Exchange Director and being Adel's Host Mother for many months.
 
 
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Upcoming Events
 
Lunch Sign-Up
August 2018
Greeter
Nelson, Scott
 
Invocation
Crause, Jeff
 
The Four-Way Test
Windsor, Peggy
 
50/50
Scott, Gail
 
B.A.B.E.s
Schindel, Bryan
 
September 2018
Greeter
 
Invocation
Schindel, Bryan
 
The Four-Way Test
Nelson, Scott
 
50/50
Sheffrey, Diane
 
B.A.B.E.s
Scott, Gail
 
October 2018
Greeter
Sheffrey, Diane
 
Invocation
Nelson, Scott
 
The Four-Way Test
 
50/50
Yawson, Nana B.
 
B.A.B.E.s
Broderick, Tammy
 
November 2018
Greeter
Mehta, Manish
 
Invocation
Crause, Jeff
 
The Four-Way Test
Lessens, Doc
 
50/50
Specht, Bob
 
B.A.B.E.s
Nelson, Scott
 
December 2018
Greeter
Lessens, Doc
 
Invocation
 
The Four-Way Test
Schindel, Bryan
 
50/50
Lessens, Sherry
 
B.A.B.E.s
Broderick, Tammy
 
 
 
 
Ann Arbor Area Rotary Clubs
Ann Arbor   Ann Arbor:
Wednesday, 12:00 p.m., Weber's Restaurant & Boutique
 
Ann Arbor North   Ann Arbor North: 
Thursday, 12:00 p.m., Holiday Inn, Near The University of Michigan
 
Ann Arbor West   Ann Arbor West:
First & Third Monday's, 5:30 p.m., Absolute Tile
 
Brighton   Brighton: 
Tuesday, 12:15 p.m., Brighton Community Center
 
Chelsea   Chelsea: 
Tuesday, 12:15 p.m., The Common Grill Restaurant
 
     Clinton: 
Wednesday, 6:00 p.m., United Church of Christ, 300 Tecumseh St., Clinton
 
Dexter    Dexter: 
Thursday, 7:30 a.m., Fillmore
 
Livingston Sunrise   Livingston Sunrise: 
Friday, 7:30 a.m., Genoa Medical Center
 
Lyon Area   Lyon Area:
Tuesday, 12:30 p.m., Abby Park at Mill River
 
Milan   Milan: 
Tuesday, 12:00 p.m., Milan Area Schools District Boardroom
 
Saline   Saline: 
Thursday, 12:00 p.m., Travis Pointe Country Club
 
Ypsilanti   Ypsilanti: 
Monday, 11:45 p.m., EMU Student Center