* CR West Rotary was founded in 1980. Other news stories in 1980:

  • John Lennon was shot and killed in NY
  • Post-it Notes went on sale
  • Mount St. Helens erupts
  • New consumer product introduced- fax machines!

 

 

August 14 @ CR WEST ROTARY.....this is what you missed.....

  • Congratulating Pribyl Golf Tournament Girls Trophy Winner - Ellie Braksiek from Xavier.  Jane Petersen from McKinley won the Service Above Self award and is donating her winnings to Foundation 2.
  • AD Governor Bruce Lindholm gave a program on behalf of DG Michelle Bell with details on district opportunities for service.

 

BIG DROP FUNDRAISER 7/20 UPDATE

Our club is thrilled to be giving out proceeds:

$6,000 to Van Buren Elementary

$6,000 to Families Helping Families and $1,000 to Washington HS for 'back to school' backpack giveaways 

 

 

BLUES FEST FUNDRAISER 8/10

Great reviews from club members.  No numbers on the financial success yet BUT all agreed the teamwork, fellowship and club comradery scored off the charts for the evening!

 

    

COMING TOMORROW at WEST - AUGUST 21

  • Casey Hoeger, After School Wrestling Program at Wilson Middle School
  • PLUS another Pribyl trophy winner! 

 Join us at noon, African American Museum of Iowa and bring a friend!

 

 

Penny Olson

President - Cedar Rapids West Rotary 

 

People of Action

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