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Bulletin for April 11, 2022
 
 
Ron Finke presented at our meeting last week. Ron, an attorney, has been a member of Rotary International for nearly forty years and has recently written a book titled: Thoughts On An Imperfect World
 

President's Message

Please join us for our breakfast meeting this Thursday, May 5th. Our speaker, Claire Smith, PhD, will be sharing her wisdom on Navigating Through Life's Changes
 
Have a great week.
 
Becky 

President

2021-2022

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ROTARY MINUTE
 
 
Rotary Minute April 11, 2022
 
Ron Finke, our speaker, talked Thursday about the importance of good stewardship.  Rotary is an example of good stewards coming together to give good ideas even more power.  He used the example of Rotary’s work with polio in the early 1980’s. It was an idea that worked in the USA that has changed the world.  Another example is the United Nations, that was organized with the same ideals of Rotary International.  Many Rotarians were part of the organizing group that set-up the UN.
 
A small idea of JoCo Rotarians selling roses on Valentine’s Day helped the LeAnn Britain Infant Development Center.  A total of $95,000 in rose sale profits, over 10 years, helped that center grow. Our club giving a book signed by a speaker to a Head Start program led to collecting and delivering  33,000 “Books for Kids” all over the KC Metro in just 12 years.  
 
Good stewardship is part of  “Service is the Best Work of Life” and helps us live with “An Attitude of Gratitude!” 
 
Big things can be done by small Rotary Clubs.  Just think what we could do if we grew more new members!  
 
by Larry Williams 
 
 
 
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