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The following is an excerpt from President Ian Riseley’s address when he was president-elect, where he expresses how he feels about the environment being something that we should all be passionate about.
Then read how one of our Rotarians is carrying out that mission.
This week Rotarians Charlie Callari and Beverlee Bartley helped with the Channel 3/Red Cross Hurricane Relief Telethon.

The Rotary Club of Chattanooga Hamilton Place had a busy schedule this week with several club related activities. Earl Story achieved recognition as a Paul Harris Fellow Plus 2 which means he has contributed $3000 to The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International.  Paul Harris Fellow recognition acknowledges individuals who contribute, or who have contributions made in their name, of $1000.00 to The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International.  During the past 100 years, the Rotary Foundation has spent $3 billion on life-changing, sustainable projects such as efforts towards the eradication of polio, training future peacemakers, supporting clean water, strengthening local economics.  


The Rotary Club of Chattanooga Hamilton Place is proud to announce Earl as a Multiple Paul Harris Fellow Plus 2.  


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Earl Story, Multiple Paul Harris Fellow Plus 2; Todd Gaither, HP Rotary Club President

The Rotary Club of Chattanooga Hamilton Place holds an annual fundraiser which funds community service projects including scholarships for non-traditional students to attend UTC and Chattanooga State.  Two of the Rotary Club's scholarship winners, Ashley Earnshaw and Rachel Baker, were recognized in our club meeting and expressed sincere appreciation to the Rotary Club members for the opportunity to continue their education.  One scholarship winner's next step is to attend medical school.  


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Rachel Baker and Ashley Earnshaw, Scholarship Winners; Kevin Beirne, President and CEO of Bethel Bible Village, and HP Rotary Club's Foundation representative 

Scholarship students at UTC and Chattanooga State.
Joel Mathai, Ashley Earnshaw, and Tim Perkins

Christine Freeman and Rachel Baker

Danielle Porter

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The Rotary Club of Chattanooga Hamilton Place recently honored a special group of teachers at our annual Influential Educator Awards event.  Teachers from five (5) area schools were recognized  and introduced by the students who nominated them.  The schools and teachers honored were Boyd Buchanan School (Diane Hoilman), Collegedale Academy (Julie Foster), East Hamilton High School (Alex Ford), Ooltewah High School (Taylor Flynn), and Silverdale Baptist Academy (Ryan Thomason).  

Our teachers are on the front lines daily passionately fighting for our youth while inspiring and shaping students' lives. 
Pictured from left to right are teachers and students:
Front row:  Alex Ford (East Hamilton HS); Taylor Flynn (Ooltewah HS); Ryan Thomason (Silverdale Baptist Academy); Julie Foster (Collegedale Academy); Diane Hoilman (Boyd Buchanan School.
Second row:  Pressley Wilson, student East Hamilton HS: Allie Chernak, student Ooltewah HS; Nate Hampton, student Silverdale Baptist Academy; Hannah Moody, student Collegedale Academy; Kohl Henke, student Boyd Buchanan School.
Third row:  Todd Gaither, Chattanooga Hamilton Place Rotary Club President; Stephen Pike and Brigette Thurman, Chattanooga HP Rotary Club members and coordinators of the event

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