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November 16, 2003





Fellow Rotarians,


Our next New York Rotary meeting on November 18th will be Fellowship Day with each of us as speakers. We can speak to each other, our businesses, our ideas, our committees and ourselves. There is so much talent in our club that I am sure you will find Fellowship Days with our members as speakers very entertaining. You can read more about Fellowship Day in the latest Bulletin on the Internet at (click on the link).


Lou DiPaolo wrote a very descriptive account in the Reporter of the Week about our last meeting. Thank you Lou for doing a great job! Lou became a member of our legendary Rotary Club in 1979. Louís classification is Document Copy-Digital Printing. He is Vice President of Plan A Documents. You can also see pictures in the Bulletin from our last meeting on November 11th.


The Bulletin presents the Nominating Slate for the Board of Directors and Officers 2004-2005 for the upcoming Election Day November 18th. In addition to the names on the Nominating Slate, members of our Rotary Club can also make their own nominations prior to the election.


The Bulletin informs us that the next UN International Breakfast meeting of the International Service Division of the Rotary Club of New York will be Wednesday, November 19th, from 8:30 to 9:45 a.m. Our guest speakers will be Oscar de Rojas, Director Financing for Development Division, UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs. Mark the date. Detail to follow. There is a new reservation policy. For more info kindly e-mail to the Rotary Club of New York at copy to Josef Klee at or send a fax to (212) 633-1954.


The Bulletin also informs us that there will be a meeting at 11:30 AM before the luncheon for people interested in working on holiday packages for troops who are overseas. For more information, you can contact Scarlett Pildes or Greg Lynch.


Don't forget to reserve your table for our next meeting. You can reserve via e-mail to our office at, or call Andreas or Ana at 212-633-1311. You can also fax in the RSVP form, which you can download at Our fax number is 212-633-1954. At our next meeting, the culinary staff at the Princeton Club will serve us a Buffet Lunch.


I recommend that you visit our New York Rotary website every week at or


Rotary is about having fun

and do good things!



Matts Ingemanson


Internet Communications Division

The Rotary Club of New York



Group Study Exchange

Rotary District 7230


Senior Vice President and History Ambassador

Rotary's Global History Fellowship



The power of the Internet puts the brains of millions of people together. It also puts 1.2 million Rotarians together. It does not matter where we are and when we are available. The Internet makes it possible for Rotarians around the world to instantly participate.


This newsletter has also been posted on our website at or


I want to thank our Executive Director Andreas Runggatscher and his Executive Assistant Ana Rivas for working so hard every week creating and mailing the Weekly Bulletin. In addition to mailing it out to our members, they also send me the electronic Bulletin so I can upload it on our website. They have also been working hard with the administration of the World Trade Center - Disaster Relief Fund.


In order to read the PDF file of the Bulletin-on-the-Web, you need Acrobat Reader Version 5.0 or later. If you don't have Acrobat Reader, you can download Acrobat Reader 6.0 for free from the web at:



You can find the following interesting websites at:


1.      New York Rotary Club at and


2.      Rotaryís Global History Fellowship at


3.      Rotary District 7230 at


  1. District 7230 Group Study Exchange Project at


5.      Rotary Youth Leadership Awards at


  1. Rotary Radio every Tuesday 5-6 PM EST or 2-3 PM PST at


  1. Matts Ingemanson, Helen Reisler and Jim Thompson from the New York Rotary Club were interviewed on Rotary Radio Tuesday July 9, 2002.


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