Posted by Leonard Shonka on Sep 15, 2017
Weekly Morning Meeting
September 15, 2017
Oakmont Country Club
  1. Foodstuffs for the Glendale Community College Food drive were gathered
  2. The Meeting was called to order by President Nina Crowe
  3. Meeting Roles
  • Greeter - Angelo Cirrincione
  • Cashier - Keith Sorem
  • Inspiration - Keith Sorem
  • Pledge of Allegiance - David Viar
  1. Announcements
  • Zaven Kazazian announced Zainul Abedin's entry in the Paul Harris Society
  • Nina Crowe presented a $500 check to Lt. Jennifer Shiftlett of the Salvation Army
    • Funds go to the Glendale Salvation Army
    • Jennifer Shiftlett encouraged the club to attend the LA Donut Festival on October 7
  • Nina Crowe announced to the club that the club is officially a Duck Buddy sponsor for the Kiwanis Fundraiser.
    • 50% of all funds raised will come back to Glendale Sunrise Rotary
  • Tri Fritz reminded the club to sign up for roles in future meetings
  • Rick Dinger encouraged members to sign up for the Rotary Fellowship event on October 14
    • Members will root on the Glendale Vaqueros from a Skybox and the event will be catered by Dinah's Chicken
    • Cost is $20
    • Rick will be opening up signups to the rest of the public next week
  • Eric Hamilton urged members to volunteer for the Glendale Education Foundation Breakfast on October 10.
    • Breakfast will be provided for all volunteers
  • Zaven Kazazian announced the Firefighter's Luncheon Awards, sponsored by the Rotary Club, on October 17
    • 11:30 at the Glendale Hilton
  • Anita Wallace thanked the club for bringing in food for the food drive.
  • Nina Crowe called for a nomination and a vote for potential candidates to be on the nominating committee.
    • Yvette Davis was elected as the final committee member
  1. Jeanett Cordon oversaw the fines and acknowledgements
  2. Anita Wallace introduced Charise Charleswell, representing the organization Journey Out
  • The organization focuses on the relief and aid of human trafficking and its victims, particularly over the age of 18
  • The organization helps victims through
    • furthering education
    • accompanying them to trials
    • acquiring mental health services
    • rescue operations
  • The organization also conducts preventative training and awareness programs
  1. Nina Crowe presented Charise Charleswell with a thank you gift from the club
  2. Ken Riedel conducted the opportunity drawings
  3. Nina Crowe adjourned the meeting