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Rotary Club of Temecula 14th Annual Music Contest Winners- from left to right: Julie Ngo Program Co-Chair, Rachel Mason Club President, Breanna Ohler(1st Place, Flute); Tessa Fabritius (Trombone), Anya Corse (Piano) Sally Myers. Photo by Todd Montgomery
The Rotary Club of Temecula held its 14th Annual Music Contest on February 27th 2013 at the Temecula United Methodist Church. Three students competed in the instrumental category including flute, piano and trombone.
Prize money for first place was $400 and each of the other participants was awarded $75 for competing. The first place contestant advances to participate in the Rotary District 5330 semi final and final competitions to be held at the University of Redlands set for March and April this year. In addition the judges had the option to advance up to three students based on their evaluation of the performances.Read more...
Rotary Club of Khulna North has been awarded an humanitian grant from Rotary International to provide aid for Daulatpur Mohsin High School and the villages of Deana, Arong-Gahata and Gaikur. The grant was sponsored by the Rotary Club of Temecula with support from Lake Elsinore Rotary, Murrieta Rotary and San Bernardino Sunset Rotary. The grant provides funding for mosquito nets, blankets, fry for fisheries, umbrellas, six latrines, school dresses, shoes, school supplies, electric fans for the school, school benches, calulators, tooth paste, tooth brushes and water filters.
A portion of a letter from Rotarian Sk. Adbul Hadi, Past President Rotary Club of Khulna North, "As per our previous correspondences I am sending the proposal for a Matching Grant. Village “Deana, Aronh-ghata, Gaikur” (and surrounding area within DEANA Union) is a very slummy area; people are destitute, living their lives under poverty. Poor people suffering for lack of opportunities, having very low standard of living. We can provide them sustainable assistance in different way. They have ponds for fishery/hatchery, places for cows, goats, and poultry. Some of them need sanitary latrines, Sewing Machine, Mosquito nets Blankets etc. A number of very poor children are not able to go to school for financial hardship. They need school dress, writing books, dot pen, dictionary, calculator, umbrellas, tooth pastes, brush with dental checkup, Water filters, shoes etc. We may provide immense benefits to the poor students. Daulatpur Muhasin Secondary School is the oldest (Estab.1867) and largest (700 + students) Non-Government school of this area. There is a dozen of secondary (V1 to 10) institution in this area. Only teaching and official staffs are getting some benefit from government. Every school needs some help support. We choose Daulatpur Muhasin secondary school and they needs some High bench, Electric fans,..."
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FOUR LOCAL CITIZENS RECEIVE VOCATIONAL SERVICE AWARDS FROM THE ROTARY CLUB OF TEMECULA FOR THEIR SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY.
Pictured: David Neault, Jami McNees, Kim Kelliher, Trisha Sheas, Bernard Truax, Walt Allen, Bud Kane, Mike Noon, Kevin Vernon. Photo Credit: Todd Montgomery.
Vocational service is one of Rotary’s “Avenues of Service” and encourages members to serve others through their professions and to practice high ethical standards. Each October Rotary Club members nominate distinguished members of the community that exemplify service above self through their careers upholding high ethical standards. In previous years the club has honored only one or two recipients but according to program chairman Kevin Vernon “it has become clear that even in the toughest of times there are many business people in the Temecula Valley who give of their time in extraordinary ways”. In addition to being recognized and thanked by Rotary each recipient received a check for $100.Read more...
Oct 8th - Dan Stephenson - Rancon
Oct 15th - Janice Kurth, Md, Phd - GSE, Africa trip, Friendship exchange
Oct 22nd - Tom Thomas - 1000 Smiles - Lake Elsinore
Oct 29th - Rich Dellacqua - Rotary Peace Conference
Rotary has a long history of supporting our military. The Rotary Club of Temecula has picked up on that tradition and created The Military Family Support Project. Our project is simple in its very own nature. Listen to the issues facing our local Military Personnel, and their families, and apply the necessary resources that are needed to resolve the issue.