Meeting Responsibilities
Hitchcock, Rob
Jambazian, Mike
Ortiz, Stella
Flag Salute
Shannon, Stephanie
Rothman, Joel
Guest List
Schadt, Don
Rat Fink
Sellfors, Erik
Dec 28, 2017
Jan 04, 2018
Peace Program
Jan 11, 2018
Jan 18, 2018
LAPD Homicide Detective
Jan 25, 2018
Feb 01, 2018
Music in the Morning
Feb 08, 2018
Feb 15, 2018
Adventist Health Simi Valley Foundation
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Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays
Nancy Hawthorne
December 3
Jeff Newby
December 4
Chris Soulakhian
December 8
Ted Jeries
December 8
Jim Robison
December 18
Jim Visage
December 21
Bob Donnelly
December 22
Arun Sharma
December 29
Fernando Estevez
Anarosa Estevez
December 1
Bruce Bromberg
Dana Bromberg
December 11
Bob Donnelly
Ginny Donnelly
December 12
Mel Vines
December 18
Deb Davila
Tony Davila
December 20
Steve Johnson
December 21
Dan Jaeger
December 24
Don Schadt
December 29
Tim Gray
December 29
Rich Lawrence
December 31
Join Date
Jeff Whipp
December 2, 2010
7 years
John Tolson
December 2, 2010
7 years
Bob Donnelly
December 8, 2016
1 year
Louis Kruglov
December 9, 1993
24 years
David Hart
December 11, 1997
20 years
Harry VanDyck
December 14, 2006
11 years
Nancy Hawthorne
December 15, 2005
12 years
Stella Ortiz
December 17, 2009
8 years
Greg Gonzales
December 21, 2000
17 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
Public Relations
Youth Services,Co-Chair
Youth Service, Co-Chair
Family of Rotary
The Rotary Foundation
The Rotary Foundation, Co-Chair
Director at Large
Director at Large
Director at Large
Director at Large - Cajun Chair
Director at Large
SSR Charitable Foundation Chair
RMCP Chair
President Elect Nominee
Russell Hampton
National Awards Services Inc.
Highlights of Today's Meeting
Thank You
Doug Feco shared a letter from the Simi Valley Council on Aging thanking us for putting on the Senior Thanksgiving Dinner. 
Paul Harris Fellow Awarded
Harvey Mahler, already a Major Donor, presented his granddaughter with her first Paul Harris Fellow -- she is 1 1/2 years old!
President Elect Nominee Deb Davila Confirmed
We had the pleasure of voting on and confirming our President Elect Nominee Deb Davila!
2018-2019 Board Presented 
President Elect Mike McCaffrey had the pleasure of introducing his board and other members of his 2018-2019 cabinet this morning.
Rat Fink
Bill Klepper was our Rat Fink this morning and he presented some of our members with an article of clothing to stop unwanted advances -- hairnets!
Rotary Accepting Donations for Fire Victims through the Rotary Relief Fund
Erik Sellfors thanked everyone who brought clothing this morning and he said that for those that want to make a monetary donation Rotary has something already set up.  An email from the district was sent this morning to everyone, but here are the details now:
Please give now. There are three ways to contribute, read more online at
1. Make an online donation via credit card. Be sure to enter fund name as Rotary Relief Fund.
2. Send a check payable to Ventura County Community Foundation and mail to VCCF,  4001 Mission Oaks Blvd, Suite A, Camarillo, CA 93012. Write “Rotary Relief Fund” in the memo line.
3. Transfer securities or cash by wire. VCCF can accept gifts of publicly traded securities and cash by wire. For your convenience, VCCF has prepared one-page instruction letters (attached) that you can send to your bank or investment advisory firm, which will give your financial advisor all the information he or she needs to execute a wire transfer of securities or cash.  Please be sure to name “Ventura County Community Foundation Rotary Relief Fund.” Ventura County Community Foundation is a 501(c)3 public charity, Federal Tax ID number: 77-0165029.
Bike Project TONIGHT!
Dr. P. reminded everyone that this year's Bike Project is planned  for tonights at Monte Vista at 6:00 p.m. (See flyer below for more information.) 
Rotary Progressive Holiday Dinner Planned for December 9th CANCELLED
The dinner has been cancelled for this Saturday but we will be planning another event in January.
Blood Drive Planned for December 14
Jim Robison reminded everyone to sign up to donated blood at the Blood Drive  Thursday, December 14 . Sign up sheets are on the tables now.
2018 Cajun Tickets are Here
Larry Borovay reminded members to pick up their 9 tickets and that TODAY is the last day to purchase additional tickets for $15 each.  Ticket prices will go up to $20 after that time.  Additional tickets purchased now are non-refundable.  Email Larry at to request additional tickets now.
Career Day Thank You and More
John Baxter thanked those Rotarians who participated yesterday in the Career Day Interviews and announced that there is a new project in the works regarding supporting new businesses to come to Simi Valley.
Scott Blough
Mark Newendyke
Corporate Member
Ralph Mauriello
Tales Beyond the Dugout
We had the pleasure of hearing from Ralph Mauriello who was a pitcher in Major League Baseball. He pitched in three games for the Los Angeles Dodgers during the end of the 1958 baseball season, including making two starts.
He shared stories about team mates Tommy Lasorda, Chuck Connors, Sparky Anderson and many more!
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
This morning we welcomed:
Scott Blough
Dennis Rast
Scott Blough
Dennis Rast
Photos from
Today's Meeting
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