Escondido Sunrise Rotary; Meeting to Serve our Community in Person and via Zoom; and Deanna Smith from Deanna’s Gluten Free Bakery & Steam”
July 20, 2023
As we all try to conduct our professional pursuits in new ways, it’s appropriate to remind ourselves of who we are as a Serving Organization… Our accomplishments, our fellowship and the reminder of our many successes is valuable as we seek new opportunities to serve…
We met again in person at the Chamber of Commerce… Great to enjoy the fellowship again and see all your smiling faces…
As a Club, Kevin Svetich led us as we honored our nation with a salute to our Flag and, an invocation was offered by Past President Jack Anderson .….
Guests and Visitors:
Deanna Smith – Deanna’s Gluten Free Bakery
High 5 and Announcements –
So many things to celebrate!!
Past President Rich Aeling was excited once again to announce that they are expecting grandbaby #5 in February!!
Joe Holtz is the proud grandpa of Muriel LaRe, his new granddaughter
Gerry Faye’s son in law qualified for his 1st PGA event
Past President George Beitner went to Main, ate a lot of fish and drank a lot of beer at Fenway Park & brought back some gifts to president Mark
Rotarian’s Having Fun!!! A picture is worth a thousand words!!
Past President Mark Hoekstra and the gang went to the Bottle Shock play at Center For The Arts
5K Update:
There is a link on the main page now for volunteers. We have 375 registered and have collected over $34,000
Mark Your Calendar:
Our speaker this morning is Deanna Smith, founder of Escondido Steam Centre. She is a mom of 2 sons and 7 grandchildren. She also serves on the Chamber of Commerce board.
Opportunity Drawing:
Jack Anderson will be going to lunch and George Beitner was not able to pull the joker, next time!!
Next Week’s Meeting:
Closing: President Mark Maus announced that we will be in person and online at the Chamber of Commerce at 7:30 AM on July 27th…
Thanks for Attending Today’s Meeting….
Support for our Escondido Community …
Our great community and the success of its businesses is all of our responsibilities… Support the businesses that are doing all they can to survive this trying economy…….
The ‘Giving Arch’ on Grand Avenue and Centre City Parkway reminds us that Escondido is a caring, giving community…
To all; be safe and be well…. God Bless those men and women that carry the load at our medical facilities, and God Bless our first responders… May our governmental leaders be wise, thoughtful and smart as they navigate these times that have been difficult…..
Online Meetings:
Technical Support for Online Meetings:
Our meetings will begin as a hybrid setting with in-person and on-line opportunities…The meetings will be technically managed by Past President Richard Agnew… Thanks for that Richard… And, Richard is prepared to support all of our attempts at joining the on-line meetings… Look for his email with details and links to log on to the upcoming Zoom meetings…
Watch for emails defining the next meeting. The system works fine, dependent upon your technical support available through your PC or laptop…
SEE YOU SOON……  In Person or ONLINE… Next meeting; July 27th, 7:30 AM at the Chamber of Commerce…
Check President Mark’s email for the reminder…