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Supporting Oakland Rotary with the Committees:
Brown Bag, Entertainment, High Adventure +, Main Event, Speakers (formerly Programs), and Sports.

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Why we are Rotarians and Why we make a difference!!!

The World appreciates what the Rotary Foundation represents and does

When you make a donation to The Rotary Foundation, you are helping Rotary members make a difference in the lives of millions of people around the world.

The mission of The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International 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.

Your financial help makes all this happen, and more. When you give to The Rotary Foundation, you fuel our service projects - projects that eradicate polio, promote peace, and improve developing communities. 

 

horticultural training for students with special needs

Reasons to Give

When you make a donation to The Rotary Foundation, you are helping Rotary members make a difference in the lives of millions of people around the world.

The mission of The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International 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.

Your financial help makes all this happen, and more. When you give to The Rotary Foundation, you fuel our service projects - projects that eradicate polio, promote peace, and improve developing communities. 

Activities - Subcommittees

Brown Bag

Arranges annual off-site lunch and business networking meeting held at various member businesses.

Committee Chair:
Julie Fox         juliafox@earthlink.net

Meeting Time and Place:
At the Call of the Chair

Entertainment

Organizes various social functions for Club members, families, and friends, e.g., new members’ parties, tailgate parties, Cocktails with the President networking events, and special occasion dinners at local restaurants.

Committee Chair:
Carla Betts          carlabetts@hotmail.com

Meeting Time and Place:
Once a month, at the Call of the Chair

High Adventure +

Plans active, adventurous activities for members, including skiing, whale watching, hiking, and kayaking

Committee Co-Chairs:
Mark Rosen    mrosen@info-gate.com
Tom Limon    tomlimon@gmail.com

Meeting Time and Place:
1st Monday of month at 5:30 pm unless a holiday falls on that date then the meeting will be the following Monday

Newmark Knight Frank   1111 Broadway, Suite 100  Oakland, CA 94607

Location Ground Floor office  next door to Peet’s Coffee. Access to the building is on backside. Not Broadway!

 

Speakers (formerly Programs)

Responsible for attracting and securing engaging and informative speakers at Club meetings.

Committee Chair:
David Stein                   dstein@donahue.com

Meeting Time and Place:
Meetings are held on a periodic basis (every two to three months) at the Call of the Chair

 

Sports

Organizes fun golf tournaments for Club members, associates and friends throughout the year, including an awards ceremony at the end of the season.

Committee Chair:
Mike Mowery                         ch.doo.mow@gmail.com

Meeting Time and Place:
At the Call of the Chair