Bulletin 10-25-12

Official Weekly Bulletin of the Rotary Club of Lafayette, CA
October 25, 2012 | VOL 67 | ISSUE 17

           

          

 

Rotary International News Other News: Club Calendar


 Rotary News — 27 September 2012
RI General Secretary John Hewko, International PolioPlus Committee Vice Chair John Germ, Canadian Rotarian and polio survivor Ramesh Ferris, and Rotary Foundation Trustee Chair Wilfrid Wilkinson at the UN event on polio eradication. Wilkinson is holding the petitions signed by visitors to Rotary’s polio advocacy website.

Rotary International has made a new funding commitment of US$75 million over three years to the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI). Rotary, which has already contributed nearly $1.2 billion to the GPEI, announced the commitment at a 27 September high-level side event on polio eradication, convened by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon during the United Nations General Assembly in New York.

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The Four Way Test
Of the things we think, say or do:
1. Is it the TRUTH?
2. Is it FAIR to all concerned?
3. Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS?
4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?
Officers & Directors
Sakuji Tanaka . . . . . . .RI President
Laura Day . . . . .
Dist 5160 Governor
Chuck Vogel. . . . . . . . . President
Troy Fedderson. . . . Past President Club         Service. . . . . . . . .  .Buddy Brodwin
Debbie Cooper . . . President Elect
Bob Shusta . . . . . . . . Secretary
Greg Vaisnor . . . . . . .  Treasurer
Chuck Vogel . . . . Membership Chair
Maurice Williams
Community Service
Terry Ring
. . . . International Service
Dino Riggio 
. . . . Vocational Service
Alicia Cragholm
. .Sergeant at Arms
Give Hope – Give A Hand
The Rotary Club of Lafayette donates an LN-4 Prosthetic Hand in the name of our speakers each week.
The LN-4 Prosthetic Hand transforms lives and empowers those who have lost hands and limbs due to land mines, birth defects, and other catastrophes.
Make Up Meetings
and locations of nearby clubs:
http://rotary5160.org/clubs/where-clubs-meet/
Upcoming Speakers
11/1 Bobbie Bartlett – Animal Rescue Foundation
11/8 – Bob Athayde – All about Jazz Camp with Maurice Levich
11/15 – Stacy Spell The trials and tribulations of KATABATIK!!
Local & District Events
Rotary International Events
Birthdays
11/16
11/20
11/21
11/23
11/23
Gregory Vaisnor
Ed Stokes
Steve Falk
Charlie Vitale
Erin McCoin
Anniversaries
 
Greeters
10/11  Tom Henry
10/18  Dick Holt