June is Rotary Fellowships Mon...

As you have most likely noticed I have tried to begin each of our meetings this year by giving you an opportunity to reintroduce yourself to someone nearby. At first I asked you to look at the spelling of each […]

May is Youth Services Month

Franklin D. Roosevelt once said “We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.”  Rotary International has consistently been at the forefront of providing opportunities for youth to develop the skills […]

April is Maternal and Child He...

Last month we highlighted the efforts of Rotarians to provide clean water and sanitation to areas of the world lacking these basic necessities.  In many of these same regions poor living conditions contribute to an alarming rate of mortality among […]

March is Water & Sanitati...

From the various water projects in which our club has participated (thanks to the leadership of our own Tom O’Connor), we have come to know the obstacles that many people across the globe face when it comes to some of […]

February is Peace & Confl...

One of the six areas of focus of Rotary we don’t seem to talk about as much is peace and conflict resolution and prevention, which happens to be the theme for the month of February.   It is often, however, the […]

January is Vocational Service ...

At the beginning of every Rotary meeting I ask club members to take a few seconds to reintroduce themselves to those around them and become familiar with each others’ classification on their name badges.  There is a reason that we […]