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Next meeting Information:
“The Rotary Club of Stockton Begins the 2nd Century of Service to the Stockton Community”
District Conference Save the Date – June 24th and its only one day conference to be held at Ironstone Winery in Murphy’s
Club Vote Beginning July 1st we have increased our dues back to $375 per year. We are going to be implementing the credit card fees for use of them that are imposed on us from the merchants. We plan to allow no one to charge their account if they owe over 60 days on any past invoices. Lastly, everyone is charged for lunch at every meeting with the exception of the speaker and any brand-new guests of Rotarians that are interested in joining our club.
4/20 Retro Night: We had a great time last Thursday at the Well where we had about 50 people come and enjoy the great food and music and of course the fellowship. It was a blast!!! Thanks to Sally Motta, Kris Blower, Priscilla Hernandez, Edith Villapudua and TJ Hull.
District Governor Elect Waqar Rizvi – May 6th is hosting this event for all upcoming officers, directors and committee chairs that is a training and informational session and costs $35 and includes breakfast. All new officers of the club for upcoming year are encouraged to attend.
International Grant: International Chair Sally Motta shared some photos of a project in Puerto Vallarta thoughts about international grants and how we can assist with in the future.
Club Service Chair TJ Save the Date:4-20 and 60/70’s theme Social Fund Raiser is April 20th at “The Well.”
Annual Hero’s Dinner on May 3rd – PP Melanie Vieux and Tom Patti have been chairs of this event that is really the only honor that our local heroes get. We are honoring the Stockton PD, Stockton FD, California Highway Patrol, and the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s
Golf Tournament May 12 – PP Chad Sublet is chairing this event for the first time in a few years and should be a fun Friday at the Stockton Country club and see flyer for details.
Flavor Fest Liz Hull is seeking volunteers for this 2nd annual event that gives us funds for volunteering hours like the Asparagus Festival did and will be next month May 19-21st. We have a video to show the fun from last year. https://youtu.be/fiLHT7sUIus
Emergency Food Bank: canned beans for May and thanks to all who donated canned vegetables for April
Speaker: El Salvador International Grant Team
A video was shown about how these kids lives were affected by the donations of the wheelchairs. The team of speakers elaborated on the effects these wheelchairs had on not only the kids but on the family as a whole. Over 200 wheelchairs were donated and assembled for the children in El Salvador. Each speaker covered a different aspect of the trip. From the initial grant process, the years of delays, the translation challenges, the organization of an assembly line of wheelchairs, and finally what this event meant to them along with the fellowship of Rotary.
Birthday and Anniversary Recognitions
Steve Bestolrides is today the 26th and has donated $100 to SRE.
Karen Munro is Saturday the 29th and has donated a bell ringer.
April 2023 Birthdays…
|1||1st – 8th||Moine Ky – April 5th
Sylvan Young – April 6th
Blain Bibb – April 6th
Peter Lynch – April 8th
Ron Lynch – April 8th
|2||9th – 15th||Pete Wolfe – April 10th
Jose Gutierrez – April 12th
Judy Chambers – April 14th
Chevy Lema – April 15th
Jared Foster – April 15th
Jessica Garcia – April 15th
|3||16th – 22nd||Matt Grizzle – April 18th
Gerardo Garcia – April 20th
|4||23rd – 30th||Steve Bestolarides – April 26th
Karen Munro – April 29th
Madisen Sena – April 30th
|*= Meeting Day – Wish Them a Happy Birthday!|
|Rotary Club of Stockton Member Files|
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|Conflict of Interest Policy||2019 Updated Club Constitution|
|Approved 2016/2017 ByLaws|
Special thank you to everyone who contributed to The Wheel…
Editor, Leena Mittal & Michael Lara. Special thanks this week to President Colleen, note taker, Matthew Grizzle- Club Secretary, and President Colleen Stewart!
Attn: Matthew Grizzle, Club Secretary
1024 W. Robinhood Dr. Suite 5
P.O. Box 7457
Stockton CA 95267
Phone: (209) 472-9662
Fax: (209) 472-9664
District Governor Elect
Muhammad Waqar Ali Rizvi
Wednesdays at 12 Noon
Stockton Golf & Country Club
3800 W. Country Club Blvd.
Stockton, CA 9520