Meeting Responsibilities
September 26th, 2019
Paseta, Mary
Perini, Richard
Rothman, Joel
Ragsdale, Geovanny
Flag Solute
Rowe, Matt
Guest List
Schadt, Don
October 3rd, 2019
Shannon, Tim
Shaffner, Jerry
Sharma, Arun
Skidmore, Rod
Flag Solute
Sidlinger, Mike
Guest List
Thompson, Karen
October 10th 2019
Timbol, Dorina
Torres, Jesus
VanDyck, Harry
Vines, Mel
Flag Solute
Wagner, Kailey
Whalen, Bob
October 17th 2019
Whipp, Jeff
White, Gary
Wilson, Chas
Zambrano, Cesar
Flag Solute
Alexander, Josh
Anderson, B.J.
Upcoming Events
Beer Pub Crawl aka Rotarfest
Oct 19, 2019
Holiday Boat Party
Rancho Madera Community Park ( Wood Ranch tennis courts)
Dec 13, 2019
3:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Valentines Gourmet Dinner by Chef Fernando
Berger's Place
Feb 08, 2020 6:00 PM
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Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays
Bill Klepper
September 5
Roger Coger
September 7
Jake Finch
September 12
Dan Jaeger
September 22
Steve Pietrolungo
September 22
Matt Rowe
September 23
Dan Gesell
September 24
Bob Bibb
September 29
Vince Dulcich
September 2
Geovanny Ragsdale
Johnnie Ragsdale
September 5
Dan Gesell
September 6
Jocko Arledge
September 11
George Kerr
September 13
Kim Schulte
Helen Schulte
September 26
John Malan
September 28
Janice Koch
Kevin Koch
September 30
Join Date
Jarrod DeGonia
September 3, 2009
10 years
Savi Bhim
September 15, 2005
14 years
Jake Finch
September 18, 2014
5 years
Dan Gesell
September 20, 2001
18 years
Steve Johnson
September 20, 2001
18 years
Steve Pietrolungo
September 27, 2001
18 years
Executives & Directors
Past President
Club Service
International Service, Co-Chair
International Service, Co-Chair
Community Service
Vocational Service, Co-Chair
Vocational Service, Co-Chair
Youth Services,Co-Chair
Youth Service, Co-Chair
Family of Rotary
The Rotary Foundation
Director at Large
Director at Large
Director at Large
Director at Large
Director at Large - Cajun Chair
Russell Hampton
ClubRunner Mobile
President Deb Davila talked about a Labor Day message from our RI president in this month's Rotary Magazine about including family members in our events. She also said that when we do have work events we should buddy up!
August is Membership Month
Bill Klepper said that we should always be on the lookout for people who might be interested in joining our Rotary club.  Plan on bringing in a new member this year!
Operation Footprint
Nick Frankle talked about a project his Westlake Village Rotary Club has been involved with called Operation Footprint.  They bring medical personnel to Honduras to correct malformed feet on children.  He was offering 3 Paul Harris Fellow matches.  Many volunteered!
Shoe Drive as a Fundraiser
President Deb talked about another fundraising idea -- collecting shoes!  Click on the link below for more information.
Haunted House Volunteers Needed
Gregg Hartman talked about the need for volunteers. 

Wednesdays: 4pm-8pm
Fridays: 4pm-8pm
Saturdays: 10am-6 pm

YES! Update - November 16th
Rob Hitchcock talked about YES! that is planned for Saturday, November 16.  They are looking for monetary donations and for volunteers too!
District Governor Reception - September 12th
Laura Berger reminded everyone that the District Governor Reception will be on Thursday, September 12 at 6 pm. at the Berger House - 3463 Sunset Place.
Rotofest Brewery Crawl
Dr. P. had recently held an online survey asking us members would we be interested in a brewery crawl and what days work.  The results are in: Saturday, October 19 is the day!  More details coming soon.
Vocation Committee Forming Now
John Baxter is looking for people to join his committee!
Holiday Boat Party - December 13th
Laura Berger talked about signing up for the holiday boat party planned for Friday, December 13.  There is room for 58 people on the boat. Mary Paseta has offered a bus to transport everyone!
September 12 - DG Reception - Berger's House
October 19 - Rotofest Brewery Crawl
December 13 - Holiday Boat Lights Party
Simi Sunrise Charitable Foundation.card are now being sold!  The new cards are being sold for 10 for $100 or $10/piece. Remember, they can be used for all occasions -- birthdays, condolences, get well and more!
Please contact Cindy Jacoby to purchase cards -
Trend in Philanthropy
Geovanny Ragsdale
We had the pleasure of learning about trends in philanthropy. Geovanny talked current trends and the need for time, talent and treasure.  She highlighted the different generations and their giving profiles.  In addition, she spoke about the four major areas in philanthropy - enhancing donor relations, developing public trust, identifying new audiences and improving the quality of fundraising. She also talked about the five demands - collaboration, transparency, technology, positive story telling and crowd sourcing.
Think about bringing
in a new member!
August is Membership Month.
Rotary Club FinderNeed to find a club to do a makeup?  Or find out where Rotary clubs meet while you are traveling?  Click here to access the Club Finder page on the RI website.
Welcome Guests
Nick Frankle
Gary Graswald
Tammy Harter
Yujin Jeong
Nick Frankle
Gary Graswald
Tammy Harter
Yujin Jeong
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