Our next meeting on May 25th will be Armed Forces Day with the Honorable Francis J. Bing” West as the speaker. He served as Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs in the Reagan Administration. He is presently Dean of Research at the Naval War College and Vice President of the Hudson Institute. You can read more about Francis J. West’s impressive background in the latest Bulletin on our website at www.nyrotary.org/bulletin2004/bulletin_05-25-2004.pdf (click on the link).
This week’s Reporter of
the Week is written by Christ’l Dullaert. She joined our legendary Rotary Club last
year, transferring from
Rotary Club of New York President Greg Lynch has written no less than five new pieces for the Presidential Page. The first one is called CELEBRATING A ROTARY FRIENDSHIP. Here is an excerpt from it:
ago, a Milanese gentleman became a Rotarian. In time, his son prospered in the
world and, himself, joined a
You can read Greg’s whole piece on our website at www.nyrotary.org/president_greg/celebrating_a_rotary_friendship.htm
Greg’s second piece is called AN EARLY SPRING GETAWAY. Here is an excerpt:
For those Rotarians who do make up in other parts of the world, I don’t have to say a thing. For those who have not I’ll say four things: 1) you will always be warmly welcomed; 2) it will all seem very familiar, whether or not you even speak the local language (of course, at Montego Bay East, they speak a beautiful version of the Queen’s English); 3) you are sure to have a good time, enjoy the local Rotarians’ company and perhaps make a new friend or two; and 4) you may learn from the experience and bring back a fresh idea or two.
You can read the whole piece on our website at www.nyrotary.org/president_greg/An_Early_Spring_Getaway.htm
Greg’s third piece is called OUTFOXING FABIAN. Here is an excerpt:
the worst hurricane to hit
You can read the whole piece on our website at www.nyrotary.org/president_greg/outfoxing_fabian.htm
Greg’s forth piece is called CHARTER NIGHT. Here is an excerpt:
just now asked by a potential new member if is there was much competition among
Rotary Clubs. My response was a clear “no”, followed by an explanation of how
Clubs understand one another and cooperate. At the same time, there was a
little click in my head that said “yeah, sometimes”, and I was thinking of our
relationship with the Metro NYC Club. Our Club had historically supported
You can read the whole piece on our website at www.nyrotary.org/president_greg/charter_night.htm
Greg’s fifth and final piece is called CRACKING THE CODE. Here is an excerpt:
the goals of my year as President has been 100% participation in the Paul
Harris fellowship program. We made it! Some
You can read the whole piece on our website at www.nyrotary.org/president_greg/cracking_the_code.htm
The Bulletin announces the birthday for Lou DiPaolo. Happy birthday Lou!
Our Speaker’s List has again been updated. You can see it on our website at www.nyrotary.org/Events/events.html.
I received the following information about the upcoming District Paul Harris Luncheon on June 11th:
The District Paul
Harris Fellow Luncheon is on Friday, June 11 at the Westchester Marriott in
Confirm attendance with Blanche Christian-Crawford by fax (212) 644-4121 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please RSVP by May 31st.
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_05-25-2004.pdf. Our fax number is
212-633-1954. At our next meeting, the culinary staff at the
I recommend that you visit our
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