AN UPDATE ON THE UKRAINE

Rotary Meeting, June 7, 2022 Rotarians were greeted by ELFRENA FOORD’s (Arata Brothers Trust) tickling the ivories on the piano providing wonderful background music and the sparkling smiles of PAST PRESIDENT PETER DANNENFELSER (Architectural Arts), THERESA WHEELER (Owner/Prevail Public Affairs)  and PAST PRESIDENT BRIAN VANCAMP (Owner, Van Camp ADR). Thank you ELFRENA FOORD, PAST PRESIDENT […]


THANK YOU LATOYA!

Rotary Meeting, March 29, 2022 WELCOME/GAVEL IN As the noon hour approached many familiar Rotarians entered the meeting hall with a smile and a glass of wine. Each were greeted by PAST PRESIDENT SUSAN SHERIDAN (Sheridan Law/Retired), PAST PRESIDENT JON SNYDER (Broker/Snyder Commercial Real Estate), and PAST PRESIDENT KEVIN SMITH-FAGAN (Executive Director/Fairytale Town). This unofficial Past President’s day with […]


Rotary Celebrates the Women of Rotary And National Woman’s Day!

Rotary Meeting March, 8, 2022 Greetings ROTARIANS! Written By: John Goralka (I am sorry for the delay, I injured my back which set me back ….) March opened to a full house as we celebrated National Women’s Day! Read on to learn about the pioneering Women of the American Railroad who inspired transformational changes that […]


TAMING THE EMPATHY CRISIS!

Rotary Meeting: January 25, 2022 DUE TO OMICRON AND RISING GAS PRICES, THIS WEEKS RECORDING CANNOT BE MADE AVAILABLE. GAVEL IN: Like clockwork, as 12:10 approached, a flurry of familiar Rotarian faces gradually filled the room, many fully equipped with a glass of wine and all with smiling faces. The cascade of philanthropist entered the […]


Rotary’s Foundation Day Extravaganza 2021!

Rotary Meeting: November 30, 2021 GAVEL IN: An uproar of applause reverberated through the room as thank you’s were apportioned by PRESIDENT BOB MILLER (First Community Credit Union). Appreciation was administered to STEVE HUFFMAN (Huffman Strategy/Retired) for holding down the Wine Reception. PRESIDENT BOB also thanked greeters LEN MCCANDLISS (Sierra Health Foundation), LIZ MCCLATHY (Safety […]


A REVIEW OF A FOOD SYSYTEM IN CRISIS

Rotary Meeting: November 2nd, 2021 WELCOME/GAVEL IN PRESIDENT BOB MILLER (First US Community Credit Union) called the meeting to order promising a very interesting topic. After which Rotarians gathered for the initiation of the meeting. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE PRESIDENT BOB MILLER led the club in saluting the flag and our country. THANK YOUS PRESIDENT BOB […]


A VISIT WITH THE POLICEMAN’S POLICEMAN

Rotary Meeting: October 19, 2021 WELCOME/GAVEL IN PRESIDENT BOB MILLER (First US Community Credit Union) gathered everyone around to start the meeting with endless gratitude towards the wine reception that never fails Rotarians with a good time. President Bob initiated the meeting by thanking the following individuals for their participation and commitment to the Rotary Club […]


A VIST WITH DR. KASIRYE- THE CONNUNDRUM OF PUBLIC HEALTH AMIDST THE PANDEMIC OR – “GET VACCINATED!”

Rotary meeting: August 24, 2021 INTRODUCTION: PRESIDENT BOB MILLER (Business Services Manager at First US Community Credit Union) called us to order by thanking Rotarians who volunteered at Tuesday’s meeting. Special thanks went out to the following; ALISON CAGLEY (Executive Director at Friends of Sacramento Arts), JAYDEEP BALAKRISHNAN (Associate Dean of California State University, Sacramento), […]


The Sacramento Chamber of Commerce Supports the  Economic Prosperity 

Meeting: August 3, 2021 Introduction PRESIDENT BOB MILLER (Business Services Manager at First US Community Credit Union) kicked off the meeting with an expression of gratuity for ELFRENA FOORD (Partner/Certified Financial Planner at Foord, Van Bruggen, & Pajak) who graciously offered her musical abilities in the form of a piano performance at this week’s meeting. […]


What You Need to Know About Bitcoin!

Rotary Meeting: June 22, 2021 Introduction: PRESIDENT KEVIN SMITH-FAGAN (Executive Director of Fairytale Town) called us to order by thanking all the Rotarians who volunteered at Tuesday’s meeting. A big thank you was given to TODD ANDREWS (President of Andrews Construction, Inc.) and BILL BADHAM (SVP Commercial Banking Manager at Umpqua Bank), our greeters, for […]