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November 18, 2019


November is Rotary Foundation Month

11/21 RI Foundation
11/28 NO MEETING - Happy Thanksgiving
12/5 Cadillac Jack
12/12 Faith In Our Community


12/4 Hump Day
12/8 Caroling on Canton
12/14 Christmas Party
3/21 Roswell Rotary Relays


President Gordon Owens
President-Elect Lynne Lindsay
Immediate PP Becky Stone
Treasurer John Carruth
Secretary Terry Taylor
Membership Nancy Alterman
Foundation Mike Agurkis
Public Image Karen Schwank
Service Don Horton


Cheryl Greenway 2012-13
Bob Hagan 2015-16


Thursdays, 12:15 pm
Community Activities Bldg
10495 Woodstock Road
Roswell, GA 30075

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Our Rotary Family

11/1 Larry Harman
11/4 Sid Disher
11/4 Michael Schoppenhorst
11/6 Karen Schwank
11/6 Tom Wright, Jr.
11/7 Dave Hallman
11/7 Timothy Klatt
11/9 Jimmy Moore
11/11 Ron Harlow
11/13 Henry Hicks
11/15 Robert Button
11/16 Anne Greski
11/17 Mickey Deaton
11/18 June Brown
11/19 Robert Burke
11/20 Patsy Wolff
11/23 Charles Krieger
11/26 Don Rolader
11/27 Donna Smythe
11/29 Jim Coyle, Jr.


11/5 Charlie Cameron (32)
11/5 Bob Hagan (21)
11/7 Mike Hampton (6)
11/7 Ron Harlow (6)
11/7 Scott Moscow (6)
11/7 Kathy Teston (6)
11/8 Robert Fezza (12)
11/11 Nancy Alterman (9)
11/11 Joe Piontek (9)
11/12 Fran Smith (21)
11/14 Richard Spencer (26)
11/17 Rick Dreger (30)
11/29 Richard Kaufman (1)
11/30 David White (2)


Our membership cares deeply about the needs and concerns of our members. We don’t want to miss an opportunity to reach out in friendship when such concerns arise. The chairperson of this committee is Lynn Dunn and all news should be directed to her at lynn.dunn@rmcpa.com

President's Message
58 Paul Harris Fellows!

We had a packed program last week and the significance of our Paul Harris Fellow presentation may have been lost in the hectic schedule. We had 50 members of our club that answered the call to step up to the next level of Paul Harris Fellow, including Jim Coyle becoming a Major Donor and Donna Smythe becoming a Major Donor Level 2. In addition we had 8 first time Paul Harris Fellows. The 58 member contributions along with our club match represent a $34,000+ contribution to the Rotary International Foundation with $13,000+ going to Polio Plus. Thank you for your generosity!

This Week's Speaker
Cheryl Greenway, D6900 Foundation Chair

Cheryl Greenway is a Past President of our club, a Past District Governor and continues to serve District 6900 as the Foundation Chair. The Rotary International Foundation is consistently one of the highest rated organizations on Charity Navigators list and one of the best places to donate money if you want it to get to those in need. November is foundation month and Cheryl will share with us how the money our club contributes to the foundation allows us to do projects like the interactive projector for The Cottage School, the Rotary Learning Lab for HomeStretch and build wells in Honduras.

NFCC Toy Drive
Please Bring An Unwrapped Toy

If you are looking for a way to help provide a nice Christmas to those in need please bring an unwrapped toy to Rotary for NFCC. If you don't have time to shop, June Brown will be happy to take your contribution and do the shopping for you.

November 23 - 26
Honor Air Invitational

The 3rd Annual RHS/RRC Honor Air Invitational will be held Saturday, Nov. 23, Monday the 25th and Tuesday the 26th at RHS. Doors open at 8:30 AM and the last game is 8:00 PM. Volunteers are needed to help with ticket sales and in the hospitality suite. Proceeds to fund an upcoming Honor Air trip.


Monday, November 25 | 7PM
Support For Gold & Blue Star Markers

If you would like to support the effort to have Gold Star and Blue Star markers placed in close proximity to the Faces of War Memorial please join us the City Council meeting next Monday night. Pass this on to folks you know in the VFW, American Legion, and any Veterans Groups you feel would support this effort. For more information, see Elwyn Gaissert.

Sunday, December 8 | 5PM - 7PM
Caroling On Canton Street

Join us in the Hagan Center Parking lot for hot cocoa, spiked apple cider, Christmas cookies and a fire pit to help get you in the holiday spirit.

Saturday, December 14 | 6:30 PM
Club Christmas Party

Join us for our annual Christmas party at Country Club of Roswell on Saturday, December 14 at 6:30PM. Tickets include dinner, two adult beverages and entertainment from the Fly Betty Band. Come ring in some holiday cheer with your Rotary family!


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