Welcome to Our Newest Members               Rob, Mike & Linda!

Rob Simpson is an avid fly fisher, trail runner, hiker, skier and backpacker, which makes him particularly eager to live and work in the Rocky Mountains.  He has already gotten involved with the Salida Sunrise Rotary Club by working on the Scholarship Committee this term.
“I look forward to becoming deeply rooted in the community and being able to stand back 10 years from now to see how CMC has grown to meet the unique needs of Salida and Poncha Springs,” said Simpson.
Michael Verderaime is the Latino and Youth Outreach Coordinator with The Alliance Against Domestic Abuse.
Mike's background is in education and is originally from Colorado having taught school in Colorado Springs for several years.  Mike received a college scholarship from Rotary in the past so he has had a long-time association with Rotary.
Mike has signed up to be on the Community Grants committee this year and has done a great job providing input.
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Linda Brown has just recently moved here "full time" from the Denver area.  She is excited about making Salida her home after travelling to and from Denver for so many years.  She is particularly interested in getting involved in our community, and she has had a long history of voluntarism. 
She is excited about getting involved with kid's programs and inspiring and mentoring young girls in particular in Leadership roles.
Linda has indicated she may be interested in participating in some fundraising with our club
2019 Year in Review
Our Salida Sunrise Rotary Club is very excited about the success of Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library Program in our community.  After launching five years ago, we have seen outstanding results, having mailed over 17,000 books to over 740 children in the Salida School District!
If you are interested in joining the Salida Sunrise Rotary Club, please feel free to contact any one of the members of the board of directors.  These individuals will gladly answer any questions you may have.  A complete list may be found on the home page of this website in the left-hand column.  You may also like to download our Member Information form and the Application form found under the New Member Documents tab on this website.
Club Information

Join us any Wednesday!

Service Above Self

We meet In Person
Wednesdays at 7:30 AM
Robin's In Salida Restaurant
8046 US Highway 50
Salida, CO 81201
United States of America
Club meetings may also be held via Zoom. For more information, please contact the Club Administrator
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