Weekly Bulletin April 28, 2022

April 28, 2022    Serve To Change 
Reminder: check out our Facebook page for pictures!
Meetings are held Hybrid, with in-person at the Courtyard and option to participate via Zoom. Watch for the Zoom link to be sent separately.

Your 2021-2022 Leadership Team:

President Joyce Henderson ;President Elect Polly Sierer; Vice President Anthony Santoro; Secretary Michael Luck; Treasurer Shawn Klapinsky; Sgt. At Arms Stewart Lee; Directors Paul Keely (Membership), Nancy Chase (Service Projects), Mike Reckner (Fundraising), Marie Holliday (Foundation), Robin Broomall  (Administration); Immediate Past President Dennis Greenhouse.


Disaster Relief – Ukraine

If you want to make a personal donation, you can do through The Rotary Foundation at rotary.org under the link specifically for Ukraine disaster. OR you can donate through Disaster Aid USA, run by Rotarians with headquarters in our district. This is a Rotary sponsored organization. They are in direct contact with Disaster Aid International and their contacts in Poland and Ukraine to determine immediate needs. You can donate through their website at disasteraidusa.org. 


Blood Bank Needs YOU!

A Rotary District 7630 campaign is underway to accept donations of blood at the Blood Bank. See flyer for information at https://www.dacdb.com/Rotary/Accounts/7630/Club/5922/Hero%20Blood%20Drive.pdf

Thank you for serving!
Many thanks to those who helped with the dirty but necessary job of highway cleanup last Saturday. Now you can help with our Day of Service at Camp Fairlee in Chestertown (Easter Seals Camp.) There are a variety of chores that need to be done before camp officially opens for the summer. See Robin or Jerry if you can help either day.
E-clubs accepting members
Did you know you are not restricted to belonging to only our Rotary club? Any Rotarian  can also be a member of any e-club. Think about it…..
Upcoming Events:
April 26 – 5-7 p.m. Courtyard “Thank You” reception
April 28 – 5-7 p.m. Happy Hour and Service Project at Courtyard (Rotaractors invited)
April 30 – 7:30 -11:30 p.m. Relay For Life Fundraiser; info and ticket purchase, call 302-275-6935 or email chanceforacure@gmail.com.
May 12 – noon -7 p.m. Christiana Rotary’s Tee Time For Kids Golf Tournament; register at https://www.tickettailor.com/events/christianarotary/659129#
May 14 – 10 a.m. -noon Volunteer at Food Bank; http://nmrc3.fbd.volunteerhub.com/ to register as a volunteer. If you have not registered before, a separate link will be sent.
May 16 – 6-7:30 p.m. Interact Capstone Project on Human Trafficking in cafeteria of Newark Charter High School
May 20 & 21 – Camp Fairlee Spring Work Days (part of our grant project);more info to come
Reminder: Invoice payments due upon receipt!
Upcoming Programs

(April  program chair – Margie Masino)

April 21 – Dr. Freeman Williams, Friends of School Hill

April 28 – Club Assembly and Board Meeting

(May program chair – Jennifer Pilcher)

May 5 – Carolyn Petrak, Ability Network Delaware

May 12 – SITE program w/Brandywine School District

May 19 – Alyssa Bortolotto, NCC Chamber of Commerce

May 26 – Club Assembly and Board Meeting

(June program chair – Doris Chan Leach)

June 2 – Samuel W. Heed Esq, & Dan Thompson, Kalmar Nycel Foundation

June 9 – Molly Giordano, Delaware Art Museum

June 16 – Club Assembly and Board Meeting

June 23 – Annual Dinner


April 21  –  50/50 WINNER – Paul Keely


              Greeter                   Rotary Minute              Prayer               

April 28 Don Newcomb         Anthony Santoro      Leann Moore

Sgt. At Arms Helpers      Margie Masino and Tom Minto


May 5  Jennifer Pilcher        Polly Sierer              Don Newcomb

Sgt. at arms Helpers       Leann Moore and Don Newcomb


May 13   Doug Rainey         Mark Sisk                Jennifer Pilcher

Sgt. at Arms Helpers      Jennifer Pilcher and Doug Rainey


May 20     Mike Reckner        Bill Sullivan             Doug Rainey

Sgt. At Arms Helpers     Mike Reckner and Anthony Santoro

(If you cannot be here, it is your responsibility to find a replacement!)


Thought for the Week:

The best way to improve the team is to improve oneself.

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