North Raleigh Rotary Recognizes 4-Way Test Winners and Scholarship Recipients

The Rotary Club of North Raleigh gave recognition to recent award recipients on Wednesday April 20th. The club heard from Stephanie Lake, Senior Director of Foundation Relations & Administration for Wake Tech, who spoke about the TC & Bill Parker Scholarships awarded to two students (a third was awarded directly by the club). Khaled Ali received $1000 towards his education and thanked the club for assistance in achieving his goals. He will be attending UNC Chapel Hill starting in the spring of 2017. The other winner was unable to attend. He graduated early as a result of the scholarship and
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What Does Football, Miss America and Rotary Have in Common?

Tiffany Ervin, an upcoming AG in District 7660 (Asheville area) visited the club Wednesday April 15th to discuss her Rotary experience and what it means to be a Rotarian. While cultivating membership in Rotary is a challenge for all clubs, her message is that we need to be vetting out prospects and inviting the right people to join. We may be able to induct more members by being less stringent in our acceptance criteria, but the lesser qualified people will likely leave after a short time anyway. She made the comparison with pro footballers and Miss America contestants as those
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2nd Annual Casino Night a Big Success

The Rotary Club of North Raleigh held their 2nd annual Casino Night on Saturday April 9, 2016. The event was well attended and guests all had a great time. Check back soon for updates. More about Casino Night coming soon. Until then, take a look at the content below:
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Getting Ready for Casino Night

With the Casino Night Fundraiser coming up this weekend, we did a Casino Night themed program today. Steve Novitsky, who runs a local poker group and plays competitively spoke to the club about the game of Craps. We also did a trivia game to see who’s up on their casino lingo and terms. The winning table was Greg Wallace, Mike Aoun, Charlie Stegall and Rich Lewis. Tickets are still for sale on the website at: http://northraleighrotary.org/2016-casino-night/ or at the door for $85. Plan to arrive between 6:30 and 7PM. As we’re nearing the big event, it’s a good time to
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