Official Weekly Bulletin of the Rotary Club of Lafayette, CA
July 18, 2013 | VOL 68 | ISSUE 2

President Debbie Cooper opened the meeting
Guests of Rotarians
Jay Lifson - Kevin Healey - 3rd visit
Troy F Jay Nordlinger NY
Returning rotarians
Jim Jorgensen
Ed stokes - dr Kelly Hood


Announcements
Golf Tourney
A few good boyscouts....chuck. 11-2:30
Alisha - Friday August 31st Lady Windemeres - Night Out -Cal Shakes -Rotary Larry Blodget project

Fines:
Don Anderson 4007 knee surgery
$10 great grand child - Bob Shusta
July Birthdays - chuck, norma, andy, Jess
Bill fine for canoing Russian River
Mike Heller -sleeping in Tom Cs bed - but hes in HI
Chuck - birthday and anniversay $131!!!
Andy $100 -
Chris got married cozumel, bat ray - thanks for the bedsheets
Alisha crack about bedsheets
Kevin- installing closet - battery died, called Terry AAA Ring jumpstart
Jess - $100. Happy Sun is shining and cars are dirty
Larry B Happy dollar $2 one for each of Dino's missing socks
$1 for corn fee
Dean - architect meeting - to build in Lafayette $2 not enough for permit
Terry Ring distinguished gentleman,
Ron and mike caught 5 Mackinaw fishing trip
Racing socal won heading to national championship
Debbie $2 - 1 for Troy and Dick last weekend at award and installation for Concert at Res

Anna - Thank you for supporting best rotary club

Presentation:
Lelio Mejia Structural engineer panama canal expansion comittee - URS

Originally - military purpose now primarily commerce

We all benefit from panama canal
One of the most important civil engineering progress in civil engineering history!

Announcement
Jonathon. Diablo ViewMajor Fundraiser
Blue 42 sports club
$50
Poker tournament


Rotary International News Other News: Club Calendar

Gates Foundation joins with Rotary to boost polio endgame support

By Dan Nixon and Arnold R. Grahl 
Rotary News -- 25 June 2013 
Jeff Raikes, chief executive officer of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, addresses Rotarians during the third plenary session Tuesday via a prerecorded video message.

An announcement at the Rotary International Convention in Lisbon, Portugal, set the stage for a bold new chapter in the partnership between Rotary and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in the campaign for polio eradication.  

“Going forward, the Gates Foundation will match two-to-one, up to US$35 million per year, every dollar Rotary commits to reduce the funding shortfall for polio eradication through 2018,” said Jeff Raikes, ... read story

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
Ron D. Burton . . . . . . .RI President
Steve Lack . . . .
Dist 5160 Governor
Debbie Cooper . . . . . . . . President
Chuck Vogel . . . . . Past President
Buddy Brodwin . . . . . . Club Service
Creg Vaisnor . . . President Elect
Bob Shusta . . . . . .Secretary Excu.
Norma Evans . . . . . . . . Secretary
Greg Vaisnor . . . . . . .  . Treasurer
Ronald Wake . . .Rotary Found. Chair
Maurice Williams
Community Service
Terry Ring
. . . . International Service
Dino Riggio 
. . . . Vocational Service
Anna Stevenson
. 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

Local & District Events
Rotary International Events
Birthdays
07/01 Daniel    Baker
07/03 Polly    Bernson
07/03 Andreas    Scheck
07/04 Chuck    Vogel 
07/08 Robert    Aguilar 
07/19 Jesse    Wellen
07/26 John    Hansen
Anniversaries
07/04 Tom    Courtright
07/07 Warren    Rupf
07/16 Chuck    Vogel
07/21 Bud    Moulthrop
Greeters

 Notes by Matt Shriner | Photos Chuck Vogel