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Literacy Kits

Literacy Kits for Parents and Kids

Our Literacy Project for 2016-17 with the Waco-McLennan County Public Library. 
 
 
Literacy Kits 2017-01-20 06:00:00Z
Boy Scouts and Waco Rotary Clean up

Boy Scout Troop 308 And Waco Rotarians Clean Up

December 10:  Scouts from Troop 308 and Waco Rotarians worked together to clear, repair and maintain a nature trail at the Carleen Bright Arboretum. 
Boy Scouts and Waco Rotary Clean up 2016-12-20 06:00:00Z
Two New Board Members Elected
Special thanks to Mercer Buchanan and John Dietz who tallied the ballots from the December 15 election.  Dianne Sawyer and David Tekell were elected to begin three-years terms on July 1, 2015 for the 2015-16 Rotary year.  Congratulations to you both!
Two New Board Members Elected 2015-03-06 00:00:00Z
More 50-Year Rotary Anniversaries
1965 was a very good year for Waco Rotary!
 
Our newest "50-Year Members":
 
 
 
David Dow, Wilton Lanning, Jr., Msgr. Mark Deering and John Dietz (left to right)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Wilton Lanning, Jr., and wife Lee
More 50-Year Rotary Anniversaries 2015-03-06 00:00:00Z
Avance-Waco and Rotary
Your Youth Services contributions at work:
 
 
The Rotary Club of Waco Literacy Committee, in conjuction with a District 5870 grant, present a check for $4519.36 to Avance-Waco for the purchase of the early music education program, ABC Music & Me.  Pictured, left to right, are:  Leonard Englander, Evan Klaras, Avance-Waco Executive Director Jessica Attas, Literacy Committee
Avance-Waco and Rotary 2015-03-06 00:00:00Z
50 Years in Waco Rotary!
Noley Bice and Floyd Jensen have been faithful members of the Rotary Club of Waco for 50 years!!  Both joined the club in 1964.  Noley served as Club President from 1977 to 1978.  Both Floyd and Noley are Paul Harris Fellows.  Carol Bice and Barbara Jensen joined us in celebrating their husbands' milestone in Rotary. 
50 Years in Waco Rotary! 2015-03-06 00:00:00Z
In Memorium-Garland Back

Waco Rotary member Garland Back passed away on May 31.  A Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m., Monday June 9, at Austin Avenue Methodist Church.   Our thoughts and prayers are with Garland's family. 

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Garland Back

April 5, 1941-May 31, 2014

In Memorium-Garland Back Katherine Logue 2014-06-03 00:00:00Z
Quote of the Week - Who Said It?
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world.
Quote of the Week - Who Said It? Donovan McNeil 2013-02-28 00:00:00Z
Thought for the Week - Who Said It?
An optimist is the human personification of spring.
Thought for the Week - Who Said It? Donovan McNeil 2013-02-28 00:00:00Z
Mark Your Calendars!
Here you can post little tidbits of information, reminders, or anything else!
Mark Your Calendars! Donovan McNeil 2013-02-28 00:00:00Z
Congratulations New Paul Harris Fellows!

Paul Harris Fellow recognition is given in appreciation to anyone who contributes $1,000 or more to the Annual Fund, Polio Plus Fund or World Fund.  Multiple Paul Harris Fellows are recognized for each subsequent $1,000 cumulative contribution.

When you receive your Waco Rotary dues invoices in April and October each year, you have the option of contributing $50 each time to the Paul Harris Annual Fund.  That is $100 a year and in 10 years, you too can be a Paul Harris Fellow.  (You may also contribute any amount at any time.  Just ask Katherine for details.)

President K. Paul Holt with our newest Paul Harris Fellows:

K. Paul Holt, Frank Levy, David Hick, John Erwin,Herb Cross, Kent Keathley;  Don Schreiber, and Bruce Mazzare.  (Les Neugebauer escaped before I could get his photo!)

Thank you all for you service and contributions to Rotary!

Congratulations New Paul Harris Fellows! Katherine Logue
Our Ex-Pat Returns
Ex-Pat Katherine Logue will return from her six-month sojourn in Scotland. Will she be wearing a kilt or perhaps speaking with a Scottish brogue? You'll want to attend the March 17  Rotary meeting to greet her and find out about her adventures.
Our Ex-Pat Returns Julie Carlson
Waco Rotary Elects Three New Board Members

The votes are in. Rotarians Roland Goertz, Kay Metz and Elton Stuckly, Jr., have been elected to serve on the Rotary Club of Waco's Board of Directors.

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Dr. Roland Goertz

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Kay Metz

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Dr. Elton Stuckly, Jr.

Waco Rotary Elects Three New Board Members Julie Carlson
Scholarship Recipients Recognized at Aug. 19 Meeting

The Waco Rotary Club recognized its2013 Scholarship Award recipients at the Aug. 19 meeting. Scholarship recipients are juniors or seniors in college, permanent residents or McLennan County and must have resided in McLennan County for at least two consecutive years prior to the scholarship award. All five of our winners have impressive credentials, a number of significant achievements, and are involved in multiple extracurricular activities in the community, at church and with their education institutions.

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Kelsey Dodson, Carolyn Hoy, Armando Contreras and Scholarship Committee Chairman Harold Rafuse (not pictured: Sarah Frazier and Katherine Goodnight)

Scholarship Recipients Recognized at Aug. 19 Meeting Julie Carlson
Global Grant Winner Speaks to Incoming Baylor Freshmen
Rotary Global Grant recipient Stephanie Allen, a May 2013 Baylor graduate, was asked to speak to the Class of 2017 at Baylor Line Camp. Read her words of wisdom.
Global Grant Winner Speaks to Incoming Baylor Freshmen Julie Carlson
Social Planned at BSR Cable Park Bar & Grill Aug. 23

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Waco Rotary will hold a social from 5:30-7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, at the BSR Cable Park Bar & Grill.

Social Planned at BSR Cable Park Bar & Grill Aug. 23 Julie Carlson
Waco Rotary Provides $4,500 DAP Grant to Talitha Koum Institute

  
The Waco Rotary Club provided a $4,500 DAP grant for music education supplies to the Talitha Koum Institute to help its therapeutic mental health programs for young children. Pictured are Leonard Englander, Jim Newkham (chairman), Talitha Koum executive director Jan Wengler, Howard Gruetzner, James Karney, Evan Klaras, K. Paul Holt (representing the Waco Rotary Board). Not pictured Ken Krause.

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Waco Rotary Provides $4,500 DAP Grant to Talitha Koum Institute Julie Carlson
Waco Rotary Welcomes New Member
Waco Rotary welcomes Megan Henderson, executive director of the Waco Downtown Development Corporation, to its membership.
Waco Rotary Welcomes New Member Julie Carlson
Baylor Students Named Rotary Foundation Global Grant Scholars
Recent Baylor University graduate Stephanie Allen of Lake Jackson, Texas, and current graduate student Austin Cook-Lindsay of San Angelo, Texas, have been named 2013-2014 Rotary Foundation Global Grant Scholars, a new program that provides $30,000 scholarships to support students' graduate-level academic studies in areas that relate to Rotary's areas of focus around the world.
Baylor Students Named Rotary Foundation Global Grant Scholars Julie Carlson
Welcome New Members
Waco Rotary welcomes new members Randy Riggs, Jennifer Richie, Peggy Rush, Sterling Woody and Jessica Attas Xolalpa.
Welcome New Members Julie Carlson
Waco Rotary Club Celebrates 100 Years.
Rotary International commended the Waco Rotary club for 100 years of service and growth.
Waco Rotary Club Celebrates 100 Years.
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Welcome to our new website!

Welcome to our Rotary Club! 

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Welcome to our new website!