2016-17 Committee Panel

Dan Weedin leading the panelEach chair answered key questions posed by Dan Weedin, regarding their year: Ann Pyles (International), Michele Doyle (Youth Services), Donna Pledger (Funds Development), Larry Bartholomew (Public Image), Karen Timken (Professional Services), Jon Pavey (Club Service), and Jim Schlachter (Community Service). What a great team and what a great year! 

District Governor Joanne Croghan

Joanne CroghanOur district governor recognized our Paul Harris Society members by presenting them each with a special coin. Our membership in the Paul Harris Society grew from 6 members to 21 members this year! The Paul Harris Society recognizes those Rotarians who have donated $1,000 or more to the Rotary Foundation during a single Rotary year.

A Word from Incoming President Michele Doyle

Michele DoyleWhat’s in Store for Next Year? Michele Doyle shared that the club slogan for next year will be: “Get it Done!” She has many goals, including increased engagement of our members! It’s going to be another great year! 

Morrow Manor, Rotary International, and Poulsbo-NK Rotary Foundation

Chad SolvieChad Solvie provided a brief summary of the Morrow Manor Project of 8 housing units for survivors of domestic violence, including its journey through 4 club presidents, $1.6 M in committed funds ($2.1 M working goal), our partnership with the YWCA, and the next steps.
Duane EdwardsDuane Edwards explained a little about the huge job the Poulsbo Rotary Foundation Board has with all the projects we have going. He reviewed the funding that came through last year and the assets of over $1 million.
Lori CloutierLori Cloutier talked about Rotary International’s Centennial Year. The goal was to raise $300M, and as of June 22nd it was at $273M. Our club surpassed ur goal f $15,500 by raising $23,345 for the annual fund, and we exceed our Polio Plus Goal of $5,200 by raising $5,811 — 635.18 of which came from the Change Receptacle for Change! Note: Safeway donated the 11% processing fee charged by the coin machine!

The Year in Review: A recap of a great year!

Outgoing President Mary NaderMary Nader played a slide show of pictorial highlights from 50 weeks of inspiration. She will be sending out an email with further details. It will also be available on this web site. She reviewed her year of “Be the Change: Inform, Involve, Inspire.” Her Powerpoint will be available on the website, too. She recapped the highlights of each committee and shared her gratitude journal. Congratulations Mary and thank you for leading Poulsbo Rotary to another great year!
Upcoming Events
July Board Meeting
Poulsbo City Hall
Jul 27, 2017
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
International Services Committee Meeting
Rotary Building, Conference Room
Aug 14, 2017
3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Jul 28, 2017
Aug 04, 2017
Plans for the 2017-18 Rotary year
Aug 11, 2017
Walk in the light
Aug 18, 2017
BARN - Bainbridge Artisan Resource Network
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