March 14, 2016
President Billy rang the bell to call the meeting to order and mentioned that this is “Water & Sanitation” Month. The pledge and invocation was given by Eric Montgomery. Dora Hogg welcomed our guests and visiting Rotarians.
CART: Thanks to last week’s inside challenger, Sheri Osborn, and outside challenger The Augusta Green Jackets, we raised $377.31. This week the challenger is Bobby Gagnon.
Richard Rogers gave our Sunshine Report.
- District Conference May 13-15th-Savannah Desoto Hilton - Pam Lightsey
- Service Project - Phinizy Swamp - April 30th
We have two new members:
Jeff Simless was presented by Billy Franke
Brian Kyzer was presented by Gould Hagler
President Billy Franke led the meeting as we celebrated Give Back to the Community Day. He called on Tori Williams who recently represented our club at the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards to share her experience. He then introduced several community organizations, including the Red Cross, the Boy Scouts, and the Youth Leadership Academy who have received contributions from our club this year.
Finally, he called on Dee Bruker to introduce several local high school students who have received Rotary scholarships to attend college.
The meeting was adjourned by reciting the four way test.
Rotary Golf Tournament
Monday, May 16th
River Golf Club – 1:00 Shotgun
Guests Are Welcome
Upcoming Meeting Topics
Inside Challenger: Bobby Gagnon
George Williams 3-7-16 On Line Make up
Jeanette Cummings 3-7-16 Augusta South Rotary
Bill Kemp 3-7-16 Rotary Club of Charlotte
Dustin Young 3-14-16 Rotary Board of Dir. Meeting
Dee Beaird 3-14-16 Rotary Board of Dir. Meeting
The following Rotarians will receive a make up for attending the Red Badge Orientation training on Monday, March 14, 2016:
A K Gulati
The following Rotarians met at Augusta Tech on Thursday, March 10 to discuss organizing a Rotaract Club.
They will receive a make up:
A K Gulati
The following will receive a make up for attending the Board of Directors meeting on Tuesday, March 15 at RW ALLEN:
T R Reddy