Monday, February 26, 2024

ABOUT UD5020

DISTRICT GOVERNOR MESSAGE

As we step into February, a month dedicated to Peacebuilding and Conflict Prevention, we embrace an opportunity to reflect on and contribute to one of Rotary's core areas of focus. In a world where conflicts arise in various forms, be it in communities, nations, or even within ourselves, the pursuit of peace remains a cornerstone of our Rotary mission. Peace is not merely the absence of conflict but the presence of justice, equity, and harmony. In Rotary, we believe that peace is a viable and essential goal, achievable through understanding, goodwill, and compassion. Our role as Rotarians is to be...

LETTER FROM THE EDITOR

As Rotary leaders, the commitment to 'Service Above Self' is paramount. This means making and keeping promises regardless of someone's position or power. Schwarzenegger's story serves as a cautionary tale that aligns with Rotary values, reminding leaders everywhere that their true worth is measured not by the number of rooms reserved in their honor but by the number of lives they touch and transform.
In this way, the song "Have You Ever Seen the Rain" becomes not just a reflection of a band's journey but also a metaphor for Rotary's continuous cycle of renewal, growth, and resilience.

UPCOMING EVENTS

ADVANCING FREEDOM

The epidemic of human exploitation compelled Rotary, this inaugural summit brings together stakeholders from key sectors - business, churches, community advocacy, education, healthcare, law enforcement and family support...

2024 Rotary International Convention
25-29 May 2024 | Singapore

2024 Rotary International Convention | 25-29 May 2024 | Singapore | Register today: https://d5020.com/singapore

DISTRICT NEWS

BOOSTING ROTARY MEMBERSHIP: DISTRICT INITIATIVES AND HOW YOU CAN HELP

We have been hearing for several years now that Membership is a top priority for Rotary, not just in our District but in most of the US and Canada.

DISTRICT FOUNDATION CAMPAIGN UPDATE – CREATING HOPE IN THE WORLD

We are in the final stretch of our District Foundation Campaign, which was kicked off in August by President Gordon McInally. The campaign to date has been more than successful...

CLUB NEWS

A VISION IS REALIZED

The Food Security Distribution Centre has processed over 2.1 million pounds of items that were destined for the landfill. The program now has 70 different agencies serving over 50,000 individuals who need access to fresh foods..

THE FIELD OF CROSSES MEMORIAL PROJECT

My granddaughter was amazed at the visual display along Memorial Drive of thousands of simple white crosses, each inscribed with the name and military information of an individual person.

THE POWER OF POSITIVE PEACE & ROTARY

Claiming that a community or nation is peaceful because there’s no direct or active violence is like saying you’re healthy because you have no diagnosed disease. Health is much more than that, and so is peace.

PARKLAND SPANAWAY ROTARY GOLF BALL DROP

The immediate challenge was coming up with initial funding to get Del there and buy some small farm equipment to begin...

TURKEY TROT: COMBATING HUNGER AND BUILDING COMMUNITY SPIRIT

Attendance quickly grew from about 300 in 2021 to over 700 in 2023. This has allowed the Silverdale Rotary to expand our community outreach to support food bagging programs...

ROTARY TV/ONLINE AUCTION

Over 500 items were auctioned online and live. Donated auction items included everything from an elaborate cedar mask carving donated by First Nation Master Carver Bill Henderson, valued at $6000.00

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IN LOVING MEMORY

WE WILL MISS YOU ‘MR. ROTARY’ – MICHAEL PROCTER!

It has often been said that it is a gift to be a Rotarian, to grow to know others in the Rotary family as we share experiences that transform our communities, our world...

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AREA OF FOCUS

ADVANCING FREEDOM

The epidemic of human exploitation compelled Rotary, this inaugural summit brings together stakeholders from key sectors - business, churches, community advocacy, education, healthcare, law enforcement and family support...

TRANSFORMING LIVES FROM THE DUNGENESS TO WEST AFRICA

Sequim High School Interact club, for years, has had a project called "The Walk for Water." Where the students raise money with pledges as they carry water...
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DOING GOOD IN THE WORLD

GIG HARBOR ROTARIAN FEATURED AT GATES FOUNDATION

Denny replied, "To hold a baby and know they will never have polio by putting those two drops in their mouth is the most rewarding feeling."

WASHINGTON’S FIRST VOLUNTEER SERVICE AWARDS: CELEBRATING LOCAL IMPACT

Washington State Volunteer Service Awards, a program designed to recognize and honor the remarkable contributions of volunteers and community helpers across Washington State.

TRAFFIC GARDEN TRIUMPH: ROTARY CLUB’S COMMUNITY COLLABORATION

Early in 2022, our current Rotary Club President, Joanne Lee, heard of some interesting volunteer opportunities through the Child Care Action Council (CCAC). 
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WHATS NEW?

A VISION IS REALIZED

The Food Security Distribution Centre has processed over 2.1 million pounds of items that were destined for the landfill. The program now has 70 different agencies serving over 50,000 individuals who need access to fresh foods..

EMBODYING ROTARY LEADERSHIP: LESSONS LEARNED

As Rotary leaders, the commitment to 'Service Above Self' is paramount. This means making and keeping promises regardless of someone's position or power. Schwarzenegger's story serves as a cautionary tale that aligns with Rotary values, reminding leaders everywhere that their true worth is measured not by the number of rooms reserved in their honor but by the number of lives they touch and transform.

THE FIELD OF CROSSES MEMORIAL PROJECT

My granddaughter was amazed at the visual display along Memorial Drive of thousands of simple white crosses, each inscribed with the name and military information of an individual person.

THE POWER OF POSITIVE PEACE & ROTARY

Claiming that a community or nation is peaceful because there’s no direct or active violence is like saying you’re healthy because you have no diagnosed disease. Health is much more than that, and so is peace.

PARKLAND SPANAWAY ROTARY GOLF BALL DROP

The immediate challenge was coming up with initial funding to get Del there and buy some small farm equipment to begin...

TURKEY TROT: COMBATING HUNGER AND BUILDING COMMUNITY SPIRIT

Attendance quickly grew from about 300 in 2021 to over 700 in 2023. This has allowed the Silverdale Rotary to expand our community outreach to support food bagging programs...

BOOSTING ROTARY MEMBERSHIP: DISTRICT INITIATIVES AND HOW YOU CAN HELP

We have been hearing for several years now that Membership is a top priority for Rotary, not just in our District but in most of the US and Canada.

DISTRICT FOUNDATION CAMPAIGN UPDATE – CREATING HOPE IN THE WORLD

We are in the final stretch of our District Foundation Campaign, which was kicked off in August by President Gordon McInally. The campaign to date has been more than successful...

EMBRACING PEACEBUILDING AND CONFLICT PREVENTION

As we step into February, a month dedicated to Peacebuilding and Conflict Prevention, we embrace an opportunity to reflect on and contribute to one...

ROTARY TV/ONLINE AUCTION

Over 500 items were auctioned online and live. Donated auction items included everything from an elaborate cedar mask carving donated by First Nation Master Carver Bill Henderson, valued at $6000.00

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