Last December, District 5060 International Chair Carol Eamer received a request for $3000 USD to purchase books for a school library in La Cuesta, a small village in southern Honduras. Carol passed on the request to District 5060 clubs, five of whom responded. The Rotary Club of Salmon Arm donated $500 USD to this project.  
Pete Deisroth and Maurice Weight from SASCU talked to the club about FRaud Awareness on Monday 19 Aug.  They outlined the most common scams, including rental scams, mystery shopper, bad romance, identity theft, investment scams and noted ways to protect oneself from fraud stressing ways that  It is important to know the resources available for help. 
The club welcomed its 2019-2020 Youth exchange Student on Monday,  Hugo Samuelson from Malmo, Sweden. Hugo arrived on Wednesday 14 August. He is 17 and is currently staying with the Meikle family. Here he is with his host brother Carson Meikle and Rotarian Heino Lilles.  
Lawyer Kathryn Vennard gave an inspired talk on Wills and Estate Planning at Monday's meeting. She emphasized the three areas of importance of Estate Planning for everyone:  a Will, a Power of Attorney,  and a Health Representation Agreement. 
District Governor Peter Schultz visited the club on Monday. He met first with the Board, and then addressed the regular meeting with his message of  Rotary's Core Values of Fellowship, Integrity, Diversity, Service, and Leadership.  Here he is seen with club members Ross and Fiona Harris. 
On Monday 15 July, Pat & Coleman Graf presented a program on RI's Convention in Hamburg, Germany, which they attended in early June.  They spoke about the huge venue, the convention program, whose theme was Rotary's core values,  and the fellowship of meeting and talking to people from all over the world.  
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The Rotary Foundation tops the list of the 10 Best Charities Everyone's Heard Of:
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Nicole Marshall, wife of Rotarian Rob Marshall, was awarded a "Spouse of the Year" citation by the club for her work alongside Rotarians in helping refurbish the outdoor sitting area and gardens at Bastion Place. 
On Mon 22 July, District Governor Peter Schultz awarded to Coleman Graf the "Rotarian that Connects the World"  Citation for his work in International Service.  Through his efforts, our club is connected to three  Canadian clubs ,  two US clubs, and nine overseas countries through Global Grant Donations for Humanitarian Service. 
Seen here with President Christina Lutterman, Sponsor Lynda Stepura and AG Norm Brown, our newest member Sapphire Games was inducted into the club on Monday 15 July. 
President Patrick presented Isabel Reinertson with her Paul Harris + 5 pin at the June 17 meeting. 
Here's Deb Archambault, already inducted as a new member, getting her certificate from Sterling Land, past Assistant District Governor.  It's great having you with us Deb - she already helped out at the Bastion Place garden clean-up last week!
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Kathleen Jory
Sep 16, 2019
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Sep 23, 2019
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Oct 21, 2019
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