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Service Above Self Award: Tim Leist!
A BIG day at today's meeting. Tim Leist received a well deserved 'Service Above Self' Award, the clubs highest honor. Tim has been our Club Services director for years and is always ready to help with just about anything that the club requires. Plus, he's the one who's there early EVERY meeting setting up so things run smoothly. Congratulations Tim, you deserve it.
Welcome to Nathan Traylor - A State Farm Agent and our newest Kettering Rotarian!
RFYL Gives Checks to Crayons 2 Classrooms & The Kettering Backpack Program!
The 'Run for Your Life' Committee and Sponsors were thrilled today to give much needed funds for two very worthy non-profits: The Crayon's 2 Classrooms project and The Kettering Backpack Program.
The check presentation was followed by two informative updates from the recipients to let us know the need for their services in our communities, how the funds are used and the criteria used for selecting those in need.
Thank you ladies for your hard work in making our community a better place for children to grow up and thrive, and thank you to our amazing RFYL committee for another successful run!
A great meeting where we learned CPR and how to use a AED (Automated Exterior Defibulator). Thank you to Kathy Johnson who had the Red Cross come out and speak.
|The Red Cross came out to teach us some basics that just might save a life!|
|The density of this 'toy' is the same as a human chest and was perfect for demonstrating the pressure needed to administer CPR!|
|KJ shows how it's done!|
Welcome our two newest Rotarians! Superintendent, Scott Inskeep, and Treasurer of Kettering Schools, Daniel Schall.
2015 Golf Outing at Sugar Valley!
Our annual Golf Outing is September 17, 2015 at Sugar Valley Country Club.
Download the flyer and sign up today! We're looking for sponsors and of course GOLFERS!
Need to get more of the scoop? Contact Joanna today. She's the woman with the all the answers!
Hello Rotarians - This year will be a BIG year for STRIVE according to Jenny Borchers at Fairmont. Can you mentor a student or two? Please let Kerrie Smith or Brenda Stansfield know your level of availability. To help you plan ahead, here is the calendar for the school year.
Important dates for 2015 -2016:
September 16, 2015 8:00 am Breakfast at Fairmont
November 18, 2015 11:30 am Lunch at Presidential
February 10, 2016 8:00 am Breakfast at Fairmont
April 12, 2016 8:00 am Breakfast at Fairmont
KETTERING BACKPACK PROGRAM RECEIVES $18,000.00 FROM KETTERING MAYOR'S BALL COMMITTEE!
The Mayor's Ball Committee had the honor of presenting a check for $18,000.00 to the Kettering Backpack Program.
Last night, Jim Ghory presented the check along with Mayor Don Patterson at the City Council session. Today the 'official' Club Presentation.
Congratulations to the entire committee for a job well done.
Last night KRC President Jim Ghory & Mayor Don Patterson presented the check during the City Council Session.
Today Bonnie Pittl & Molly McGinnis accepted 'the check' from our Mayor's Ball Committee.
Kettering Rotary VS Mark Schwieterman
|Mark Schweiterman defends his Presidency.||
Part of the Defense and Prosecution Square off before trial.
The Honorable Fred Dressel and Rotary Scribe, Beth Ling prepare.
Do NOT try to bribe a judge, just saying.... it won't go well.
KJ and Mark try their best to defend.
Beth Ling - TMZ reporter and 'Peoples Scribe'.
|Praying for this all to be over.||
Oh NO! The evidence is overwhelming (in smell)
Even Mayor Patterson has abandoned you in your time of need.
|Bailiff Mike Balsom looks on as the testimony continues.||
Those who delight when the Mighty fall...
Thank you to the City of Kettering and the Creativity of our Rotary Members and especially, Kathy Johnson who put it all together!
Find resources for planning your centennial celebration
We're kicking off The Rotary Foundation's centennial celebration at the Korea convention, 28 May-1 June. But you can get started now planning your club's centennial activities with the resources available in our promotion kit: Ideas and activities for clubs Doing Good in the World promotional flier Doing Good in the World bookmark Sample press release Centennial letterhead Centennial PowerPoint template Centennial postcard History of The Rotary Foundation PowerPoint Find more ideas in "Rotary's Foundation Is Turning 100," in the January issue of Rotary Leader Watch and download A Century of...
Rotary's 2016 International Assembly coverage and resources
Rotary's annual training meeting gives incoming district governors from around the world the chance to share ideas for strengthening clubs and improving communities. Learn more about the new presidential theme, Rotary Serving Humanity, and find photos, videos, and speeches from the event. Download resources to use with your club and district. News coverage Germ reveals 'Rotary Serving Humanity' as 2016-17 presidential theme Rotary Voices Read reactions from the assembly Photos 2016 Rotary International Assembly photo gallery Videos 2016-17 presidential theme announcement Find more videos...
Michele Berg named deputy general secretary
Michele Berg has been selected to help lead Rotary’s operations as deputy general secretary. In this role, she will work alongside General Secretary John Hewko to ensure effective internal operating policies and implement strategies and programs. In her previous role as Rotary’s chief programs and member services officer, Berg led a team of more than 150 staff members who support membership development, learning and development, and programs. She has worked for Rotary since 2001. “Michele is an outstanding leader who has been instrumental in ensuring that we provide high-quality services to...
Rotary condemns deadly attack on polio security personnel in Pakistan
Rotary members and our partners in the fight to eradicate polio offer our heartfelt condolences and express a deep sadness in the wake of a horrific bomb attack in Quetta, Pakistan, that took the lives of at least 15 security personnel on 13 January. This tragic attack outside a polio immunization center is a stark reminder of the dangers faced by Rotary, our partners in the Global Polio Eradication Initiative, and the brave women and men on the front lines of our effort to protect all children from the paralyzing effects of polio. While the bombing will be investigated, one thing is clear:...