We had a board meeting last Tuesday. Some of thethings we covered:Our OMPA fundraiser has netted $8,000. This isnot the exact final number, but it is super close!We discussed working with the Global StudentEmbassy. They are the ones who helped start theorganic garden at Campolindo. As school starts, we are geared up for moreInteract/Rotaract involvement. Rotaract needs morestructured meetings, so if anyone is interested inspeaking, let us know!We have decided to jump on the
wagon (Thank goodness it
’s the last
Friday of themonth). It is a night of fellowship where you bringyourself, spouse, friend, prospective member, etc. Anyone who attends needs to bring a bottle of wine andan appetizer for six. Our first event will be
Friday,September 27, 5:30pm-7:30pm
Golden Gate Fields 7
“Salute to Rotary Foundation”
day at the races is scheduled for Saturday
. A sign-up sheet was passed around today. If youare interested in going to this event, let
Don’t miss the Rotary Adventure (District Conference),
October 18-20 in Chico! Register today! There arelimited rooms left at Oxford Suites in Chico at thediscounted price. Deadline to reserve your room withthe discount is this
Saturday, August 31
Keep collecting those travel size shampoos,conditioners, lotion, and body washes from your travelsfor our Stocking project! The day to cut and sew thestockings is in a month. Put it on your calendar!
Tuesday, September 24
we will be meeting at HolyTrinity right after our normal Noon meeting. Also, the date is set to decorate the stockingswith the Juvenile Hall girls on
Sunday, November 3
The Moraga Chamber is hosting a community BBQ,this
Thursday, August 29
at the Moraga Commonsfrom
Our Semi-Annual E-Waste fundraiser is coming up,
Saturday, September 7
. Please sign up with
Orinda Rotary is hosting a Car Show,
. But on
Friday, September 20
, they arehosting a fundraiser called
Dancing with the Cars
. Allare welcome to attend. Also, if any of our MoragaRotarians would be gracious enough to help out at their event that evening with some bartending or anythingthey need. Orinda Rotarians have helped us manytimes at our events in the past; let
s keep helping eachother out!
After a grueling battle of bids,
won theSeptember Fine-Free Hat for $50!
celebrated her 16
year of weddedbliss!
celebrated his birthday by doingnothing. Sometimes, that
s just perfect!
also celebrated his birthday with a trip up toWashington near the Canadian border. He is the currentholder of the Fine Free Hat.
had only a dollar for his kids startingschool today. And only a dollar for after all the back toschool supplies, it
s a miracle he had a dollar left!
was happy that he was joined byDoug Damaschino, Tony Schoemehl, and Kevin Reneauat the Lafayette Rotary Golf Tournament yesterday, andKevin had the longest drive.
had cataract surgery, and gave ussome free legal advice, don
t sign if you don
t read it,and if you read it, you
re not going to want to sign it!
had a happy buck for our Moraga Rotaryteam at the Golf Tournament knows how to drink beer!
had a high five for his eldest sonwho just purchased a condo in Scottsdale, Arizona. Thismeans, George and Pat have a new vacation home!
pulled the winning ticket, but justmissed the elusive white marble! Only 2 clear marblesleft!
Congratulations to Moraga
s AugustEmployee of the MonthSandi Kent from State Farm Insurance!