Oct. 19 and 26, 2023 Create Hope in the World!
Reminder: check out our Facebook page for pictures!
Need to know who is interested in “A night out with Dinner & Theatre”:
Lynn Mey and Amanda McGinty are coordinating a night at Rep Theater and dinner prior. Which dates can you attend (select ALL available): November 3rd, 9th, 10th or 16th.
Interest in Dinner prior to show.
All shows are 7:30 p.m. Please reply to Lynn if interested. A separate email will be sent with details of the play.
Flags For Heroes underway
Sponsorships, both business and individual, for our FFH program are now available. You can access the info, reserve a flag, and pay at our website nmrde.org. The goal this year is $25,000 and we are very close. If you are not a sponsor, please focus the next week on selling individual flag sponsorships.
Tax-free distribution to The Rotary Foundation
If you are age 70 1/2 or older, for the first time IRA owners can make a tax-free distribution (between $10,000 and $50,000) direct from an IRA to a charitable gift annuity with Rotary. For more infomation, email Josh.Olewiler@rotary.org.
Grant Under Way
Our grant prject to make and distribute hygience kits to schoolgirls in Nigeria is well under way. The first distribution was made last week. Thank you Doris for spearheading this project.
100% High Engagement
Every member has the chance to get 100% attendance recognition this year. Every time you attend a committee meeting, work on a service project, attend a Board meeting, or attend another club’s meeting, please let Secretary BJ know and she will give you credit. Now if family members and guests work on any club endorsed project or event with you, YOU will receive an extra point for High Engagement!
World’s Greaterst Meal
The one thing that makes the World’s Greatest Meal GREAT is your participation. If you are donating an item, please let Dave Bonk know. And we should all be bidding! Remember, this is to support the Rotary Foundation’s PolioPlus program. More info to come.
Reminder: Invoice payments due upon receipt!
Save the Date:
Oct. 28 – Installation of Flags at Reservoir Park 9 a.m.
Nov. 4 – Grand Re-Opening of ReNu Medical and Injury Center, 1352 Marrows Road (near Toyota Auto)
Nov. 5 – Adopt A Park cleanup at Reservoir Park, 9:30 a.m.
Nov. 11 – Bloom Energy’s Stars and Strides 5k – join the Newark Morning Rotary team
Nov. 12 – Flags For Heroes Ceremony, 11 a.m.
Oct. 26 – World’s Greatest Meal/Silent Auction
Nov. 2 – TBA
Nov. 9 – Club Assembly
Nov. 16 – Summer Travels by Sujan Timilsina
Nov. 23 – NO MEETING – Thanksgiving
Nov. 30 – NO MORNING MEETING – Club Holiday Reception
Oct. 19 – 50/50 Winner Marie Holliday
Greeter Rotary Minute Prayer
Oct. 26 Jerry Holt Dave Bonk Tim Boulden
Sgt. At Arms Helpers Amanda McGinty and Lynn Mey
Nov. 2 John Hornor Tim Boulden Robin Broomall
Sgt. At Arms Helpers Tom Minto and Don Newcomb
(If you cannot be here, it is your responsibility to find a replacement!)
Thought for the Week:
Don’t take life too seriously. You will never get out alive.