restaurants, more invitees? Then we have tothink about a bigger place; display tables ofthe community work that our event supportson display in the lobby; feedback from ourrestaurants as to how successful this eventwas for them.
These are just some of theideas.
If you have any more, please let meknow.
Also, start checking out differentrestaurants in the area and over the year getto know them so that when the planning forthe event rolls around next year, you can askthem to participate without it being a
Also remember, please frequent therestaurants that so generously supported usthis year.
Also, if you go, let them know thatyou thank them for participating in our ValleyFlavors event.
After all, we are all aboutcommunity outreach.
Remember the Avenues of Service event onThursday, October 20.
Here are somereasons to attend: Campbell Rotary will bepaying for your dinner ($$$$); we can seewhat other clubs in our area are doingregarding, communication (
hasagreed to put us on Facebook so get herinformation that can go onto our site);community projects and internationalprojects that are taking place in our District;see the different booths, Interact, all theavenues of service, YMCA/Rotarycollaboration; partnership opportunities thatour club might consider.
Phewwww! Oneimportant thing is the Youth ProtectionCertiﬁcation and LiveScan – our club isgoing to be starting a new adventure ofhaving our own Interact Club and any timewe are having anything to do with youth, theclub members have to have taken andreceived the Certiﬁcation as well as beingﬁngerprinted for the same.
Rather than runaround to police departments or privatecompanies who do ﬁngerprinting, we caneasily get it done at the conference ($25paid for by you).
This is mandatory for allnew Red Badgers, not to mention to olderblue badgers who have not yet done so.
You know me, I want to make sure that weare in compliance with the rules andregulations. I will be passing around thesheet for you to sign up at our meeting.
The ﬁnal date for Grant applications iscoming soon, October 31.
willbe talking about the new process that ourclub is implementing for this.
If you haveany great ideas for grants contact BillMahan.
We are starting to have theopportunity to participate more, so let
and I both enjoyedthe Turkey trip when we went for our WaterProject that Kit started when she waspresident.
Ravi has had dreams of a DigitalVillage in India.
I am all for another trip!!
Remember today is our Club Assembly.
New ideas, new plans, and new systems.
(Oh, by the way, any thoughts of having ourmeeting on a different day? I haven
t evenmentioned this to the Board yet!! Don
Remember theAvenues of Serviceevent on Thursday,October20. . . .CampbellRotary will be payingfor your dinner($$$$)!”
SEPTEMBER 27, 2011