the weekly newsletter of the
San Antonio Northeast Rotary Club
No meeting held on July 2, 2019
No meeting held on August 6, 2019
Our guest speaker on September 3rd was
Teresa Martinez, Licensed Insurance Agent.
Teresa spoke to us about Senior Medicare Plans. After her very informative presentation, club president Mike Canales presented Teresa with a Speaker's Certificate of Appreciation and the copy of The Rotarian magazine.
Our guest speaker on September 17th was John Genoese.
He spoke to us about his time in the United States Navy aboard the aircraft carrier Enterprise. John worked in security and logistics when he was aboard the Enterprise.
After his presentation about his time on the high seas, club president Mike Canales presented John a
speaker’s certificate of appreciation.
We were proud to host the James Madison High School
Future Farmers of America (FFA) Club as our
guest speakers on October 1st.
Part of their curriculum includes pubic speaking. The members presented a mock debate. The students gave a great program. Tyler Price, FFA Advisor at Madison High School was also in attendance. Thank you Tyler, for coordinating the visit of the FFA club members to our meeting.
Our guest speaker on Tuesday, October 8th was
Tyler Krengle (right). Tyler is the Director of
Strategic Partnerships with JAB Trading.
JAB Trading specializes in servicing non-profits and government funded programs that strive to better our communities. After his presentation, San Antonio Northeast Rotary Club president Mike Canales presented Tyler with a speaker's
certificate of appreciation.
Our guest speaker on Tuesday, October 15th was
Jo Ann Rivera, owner and manager of
Victoria's Black Swan Inn.
San Antonio Northeast Rotary Club vice-president
David Miranda presented Jo Ann with a speaker's certificate of appreciation for her very interesting presentation on the historic Black Swan Inn.
Our guest speaker on Tuesday, October 29th was Reverend Rosalind Harris. Reverend Harris and her husband, Lionel, are both Rotarians. They spoke to us about their travels around the world and their experiences at making up a Rotary meeting in another country. San Antonio Northeast Rotary Club president Mike Canales presented Reverend Harris with a speaker's certificate of appreciation for her very interesting presentation.
PDG Jerry Hardy, left, was our guest speaker on
November 12th. PDG Jerry is The Rotary Foundation
Chair for Rotary District 5840.
The mission of The Rotary Foundation is to enable Rotarians to advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace through the improvement of health, the support of education,
and the alleviation of poverty.
After his very information talk about The Rotary Foundation, PDG Jerry was presented with a copy of an article written by Arch Klumph, Rotary International president in 1916-1917 by club secretary Dan Clark. It was at the 1917 Rotary Convention that Arch Klumph proposed to set up an endowment “for the purpose of doing good in the world.” In 1928, it was renamed The Rotary Foundation, and it became a distinct entity within Rotary International.
No meeting held on November 26, 2019