Bruce McGee led us in the Salute to the Flag.
Bill Spellman introduced guests and visiting Rotarians.
Visiting us today was Cameron DeJong.
Community Service, Cal Magro passed around flyers for a beach cleanup with Surfriders on April 22nd.
May 16th there is a Rise Up Against Hunger event at Foothill High School for our local Interact Clubs.
Tim Hughes let us know that we have received 70 scholarship applications so far this year. The committee will be meeting to discuss awards soon.
We are also focusing on the Food Wine and Beer Festival for the Girl Scouts. We need sponsors for this event.
Joe Strohman let us know we will be awarding about $10,000 for Nursing Scholarships on May 11th.
Carin Kally announced that the incoming board retreat will be April 29th.
Ashley Pope announced that the “Closet” at Buena High School has opened. There will be a ribbon cutting on April 26th.
The Puzzle competition will be May 21st at the Ventura Family YMCA.
Bill Gray spoke a little bit about his recent trip to New Zealand. Fun fact the number on tree they grow is the Monterey Pine!
The Step Down will be at The Rum Fish on June 29th.
Happy $’s: Sharon Daly, Bruce McGee, Cal Magro, Tim Hughes, Harriet Clune, Margarida Eidson
The opportunity drawing was $25 to Royal Bakery and $25 to Sees Candy donated by Carin Kally.
Our speakers were from the DA’s office, Mike Jump and Melissa , to talk about the Ventura Family Justice Center.
President’s Joe Strohman, Margarida Eidson and Time Hughes presented a $1,000 check to the Family Justice Center.
Rich Stewart conducted the raffle and our lucky winner was our guest Cameron DeJong.