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 ~AMAZON MUSIC
RotaryDistrict5500Rotary District 5500 Podcast is now available on Amazon Music.
 
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~VIRTUAL FUNDRAISING FOR CLUBS - YOUR CLUB CAN DO THIS!

Check out this link with virtual fundraising ideas for clubs. https://rotaryzone2627.app.box.com/s/1hvhf2v5bauwjrdce24dtmzu4jcyzopa
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~POLIO PLUS -  

The Rotary Foundation Trustees ask every club to contribute at least $1,500 this year to PolioPlus.  We are getting closer to the finish line! Last month the WHO declared the entire continent of Africa free of wild poliovirus, having gone three years without a new case.  We must continue until we complete our mission.
For information or assistance contact PDG Michael Drake,  District PolioPlus sub-committee Chair, at Michael@DrakeLawAz.com
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~GET TO KNOW YOUR CLUB LEADERSHIP

Lizandro Galaviz - President San Luis FRONTERA Club
A person wearing a suit and tie smiling at the cameraDescription automatically generatedLouie started in Rotary with Fort Yuma from 2001 to 2008 and help Chair the Annual Child Clothing event. Was part of the Somerton Rotary Club for a couple of years and then joined the San Luis Club in 2016 and is a Paul Harris Fellow. Louie was the Executive Director for the Boys and Girls Club for 10 years, Parks and Recreation Director for the City of Somerton (7 years), and currently works as the Parks and Recreation for the City of San Luis for the past 4 years. Louie has served on several boards throughout the years (Safe Kids, County Parks, and Recreation Board, State Regional Representative for Arizona Parks and Recreation Association and Arizona Game and Fish Heritage Fund Commission). Louie is an Alumni from Arizona Western College with a degree in Business and continues to be involved in community projects and events that benefit local families

~NEW MEMBERS OF OUR ROTARY FAMILY

Michael Weiser, Yuma Foothills RC - Manager of the local Trivent Financial Group.
Camilla (Millie) Baycroft - Yuma Foothills RC - retired Real Estate Broker.
Hannah Fisher -Tucson Sunrise RC -financial analytics for a health care system
Wanda Nordlie - Tucson Sunrise RC - Southern New Hampshire University
Steve Harris - Green Valley RC - Exec. Board Chairman at Santa Cruz Valley Hospital
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SAVE THE DATE

~ Saturday, October 17, 9-11 am
Rotary 2020 Survival Guide for Club – Visit rotaryd5500.org
 
 
~ Saturday, November 7, 9 am-12 pm
District 5500 is inviting you to a Morning of Peace. Visit rotaryd5500.org 
 
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~ FIND A MISSPELLED WORD

1st Member to find the misspelled word on one of the pages of the District 5500 website wins a  Starbuck’s Gift Card. rotaryd5500.org Contest lasts till Sept. 28th, 5:00 pm, or when we have a winner. (must send a snapshot of the word from the page)
 
DISTRICT 5500 ROTARY PODCAST (100+ downloads)
Subscribe to Rotary District 5500 Apple Podcasts, the link is below. Podcasts are being added every month. https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/rotary-district-5500-podcasts/id1527137450
 
DISTRICT ARTICLES FOR THE GLANCE – If you have an article pertaining to the District, please send it to Ray Naylor: rwnaylor@comcast.net Thank you!
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