April 19, 2004
Our next meeting on April 20th will be Fire Fighters Recognition Day with the Commissioner of the Fire Department Nicholas Scoppetta as our speaker. This will be the third time that Commissioner Scoppetta will speak at our legendary Rotary Club. We will also honor Fire Fighter Michael A. Checco, who has acted with bravery under extreme conditions of heat and raging fire, without the benefit of a charded hoseline for his protection and at great personal risk. You can read more about Fire Fighters Recognition Day in the latest Bulletin on our website at www.nyrotary.org/bulletin2004/bulletin_04-20-2004.pdf (click on the link). You can also read about the previous events when Commissioner Scoppetta spoke at our Rotary Club on our website at the following links:
This week’s Reporter of
the Week in the Bulletin is written by Frances Vieta, who joined our Rotary
Club in 1997. Thank you
The latest Bulletin has a special page about the President’s Dinner Cruise on board the Mystique, which will start on Wednesday, May 12 at 6 PM. The departure is from the New York Skyport Marina at 6:30 sharp You can read more about it in the Bulletin. Invitations will be mailed shortly.
You can also read in the
Bulletin about the
The Bulletin announces the birthday for Werner Kobelt on April 18th. I missed last week’s meeting, but I read in the Bulletin that our club members sang Happy Birthday for Werner. The Bulletin also announces the birthdays for Hans Belcsak on April 19th, Rev Roger Kozik on April 22nd, Christ’l Dullaert on April 27th and Gian Carlo Treggi on April 30th. Happy Birthday to all of you!
Our International Service Division will have its next meeting on Wednesday, April 21st.
The topic will be “
attend by sending an e-mail to our office at firstname.lastname@example.org with a copy to Joseph Klee at email@example.com or send a fax to (212) 633-1954. The cost of the breakfast is $18 payable by Credit Card (via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org) or cash at the entrance.
Reservations are not refundable. You can read more about the meeting on our website at http://www.nyrotary.org/int_service_div/int_service_div.html
Last week, I wrote about
my decision to resign from writing the
Congratulations on a well designed and published newsletter. You are to be congratulated on accepting the chairmanship of the fellowship. The history of Rotary is very important and I recently had the opportunity to read Volume 15, issue 2. It contained a lot of good information. Thanks for your 3 years of service and your continued work with Rotary.
John F. Germ
Rotary International Director 2003-2005
Thank you John, it is always great to know that my services are appreciated. I agree with you that the history of Rotary is very important. I plan to write a monthly newsletter to Rotary’s Global History Fellowship where I plan to take the readers on an exploration trip through the Rotary History website at www.RotaryHistoryFellowship.org. I also want our fellowship to be very supportive of Rotary International in celebration of its Centennial.
Thanks, Matts, for your
service to your Rotary Club of
Chairman, Rotary International Centennial Operations Committee
Past President, Rotary International
Thank you Cliff for your kind message, I also want to thank you for your ongoing contributions to Rotary’s Global History Fellowship. I want you to know that Rotary’s Global History Fellowship will do its best to support the Rotary International Centennial Operations Committee during Rotary’s Centennial.
Matts, you have done an outstanding job. More than an outstanding job. My kudos go with you. Your successor has "big shoes" to fill.
Rotary Club of Somers
Thank you Helen, I especially appreciate your message given that
you write your own weekly newsletter for your Rotary Club. I have from time to
time found good ideas from your newsletter for use in the
Congratulations on a
job well done. The content has been inspiring and I have disseminated it to
Club members of the recently Chartered Rotary Club of Lukhanji Sunset,
Wish us a peaceful and successful time in Rotary.
Past President PJ Cloete
PJ Cloete’s message shows that we Rotarians are very close to each other even when we are on the other side of the globe. That’s the spirit of Rotary!
In writing the
Don't forget to reserve your table for our next meeting. You can
reserve via e-mail to our office at email@example.com, or call Andreas or
Ana at 212-633-1311. You can also fax in the RSVP form, which you can download
at www.nyrotary.org/bulletin2004/rsvp_04-20-2004.pdf. Our fax number is
212-633-1954. At our next meeting, the culinary staff at the
I recommend that you visit our
Rotary is about having fun
and do good things!
Internet Communications Division
The Rotary Club of
Rotary's Global History Fellowship
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2. Rotary’s Global History Fellowship at www.RotaryHistoryFellowship.org
3. Rotary District 7230 at www.rotarydistrict7230.org
4. District 7230 Group Study Exchange Project at www.NewYorkCityRotary.org/GSE7230/
5. Rotary Youth Leadership Awards at www.rotaryryla.com
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Ingemanson, Helen Reisler and Jim Thompson from the
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