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Bulletin for May 10, 2018
 
Summary of May 3rd Meeting
 
Thanks to your generosity we collected $15  in 'Happy Bucks' and 'Dollars for the Foundation' last week.  All these contributions benefit the Rotary International Foundation.
 
Our speaker couldn't make it, so the time was filled with Fellowship and another cup of coffee.
 
President's Message
Jeff Shore
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President
2017-2018
 
Thank-you to all the members who supported the Giving Grove as they planted fruit trees at the Johnson County Adult Residential Center. 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

GROW OUR MEMBERSHIP

Invite a friend/co-worker to Rotary!

 

Meals on Wheels
 
Rotary Club of Johnson County
Meals on Wheels Volunteer Sign-up
January through July 2017
(1st Friday of each month)
 
Below, please find the Meals on Wheels schedule for 2016.  If you wish to participate but did not have a chance to signup, or if you have a conflict with the date, please inform Shelly Tehven.   
 
DATE NAME NAME
     
January 5, 2018 Dave Gras Bill Robinett
February 2, 2018 Mark Smith Pam Stockman
March 2, 2018 Joe Morris Rod Fager
April 6, 2018 Larry Williams Bill Robinett
May 4, 2018 Shelly Tehven Lyle Curtis
June 1, 2018 Joe Morris Pam Stockman
July 6, 2018 Mark Smith Dave Gras
 
 
ROTARY MINUTE
 
 
May 7, 2018
 
When Paul Harris organized his first group of men to meet weekly, he did not randomly approach businessmen; he was very intentional about selecting a cross-section of business and professional people who would represent various population groups in Chicago. After many years, Rotarians who joined would declare that they represented a specific vocation or classification of jobs. 
 
When we joined, most of us assigned a classification (or a job title). We are looking for people representing as many businesses or professions as we can. In the past, our members have included a mayor, a city manager, a county administrator, doctors, police, and dozens of other businesses and professions. 
 
Rotary is looking for community leaders, businessmen/women, and professionals who want to serve their community and help those in need. As the Johnson County Rotary, we could have representatives of the many county departments and services. We should have representatives of most of the jobs found in our neighborhoods and business parks. 
 
When looking for prospects to invite, think of those you do business with; who do you like to work with? Who has the optimistic spirit we see in people who live lives of service? We want people you like and trust and recommend. That’s how we grow the club. 
 
As we close out a good year, let’s see if we can bring in more new members. 
 
We have many professions and businesses not represented. Johnson County is a vital, growing and creative county.
 
by Larry Williams 
 
 
 
Rotary Blog
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Editor’s note: This is the third in a series of blog posts from the 2018 Youth Leadership All-Stars, participants in Rotary’s programs for young leaders, in celebration of Youth Service Month. By Immy Julie Nakyeyune Musoke, president of the Rotaract … Continue reading
 
By Eric Lee, a member of the Rotary Club of Cheat Lake, West Virginia, USA Service above self was the underpinning theme of our aid project for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh this year. The project was a colorful example of … Continue reading
 
Upcoming Speakers
May 24, 2018
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Invocation
May 10th        Dave Gras
May 17th         Shelly Tehven
May 24th        Larry Williams
May 31st         Lyle Curtis
 
Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays
Joe Morris
June 5
 
Mark Rawie
June 13
 
Wayne Hewitt
June 25
 
Anniversaries
Mark Rawie
Kathy
May 20
 
Nikki Anthony
Ian Anthony
May 27
 
Tom Hansen
Monica Hansen
June 1
 
Jeff Shore
Courtney Shore
June 2
 
Join Date
Shelly Tehven
May 21, 2015
3 years
 
Rod Fager
June 1, 1989
29 years
 
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