Annual 4-Way Test Essay Contest

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The club had it’s annual 4-Way Test Essay Contest on Wednesday. Two of the three winners representing St. Raphael’s Catholic School were present today. Lily Zawada and Emma Wenzel read their essays and received their awards. The third winner, Ryan O’Cain was unable to attend but was also recognized for his essay. [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] Video from today [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Other Club News: Erik Grunwald gave his Past President’s reflection talk. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Related Links Photo album from this meeting… All club photo albums… Check for videos on our YouTube Channel… [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]
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InterFaith Food Shuttle Mobile Market

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Tradell Adkins and Abbey Riesett represent the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle. They geve the club an update on the IFFS’s activities and explained the Mobile Market. The IFFS serves a total of 7 counties. Almost 60,000 people (including 1,700 seniors) receive free food monthly from the Mobile Markets. The Rotary Club of North Raleigh is volunteering at the Mobile Market in Raleigh on Saturday May 13th. [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] Video from today [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] About Tredell and Abbey: [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Other Club News: Several of the club’s RYLA students visited. JJ Jolliff gave her Past President’s reflection talk. Greg Gulley auctioned off a bottle of
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Members give Vocational Talks

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Two of our newer members, Howie Feldman and Mark Turnbull, gave vocational talks on Wednesday. The club periodically has members talk about their careers, industries and other topics of interest that will acquaint our members with them. Howie is in the insurance business. His company is Integrated Insurance Solutions. It is a full service agency that sells all lines of insurance: personal, commercial, benefits and financial services. He has 26 years experience providing insurance protection products and services for businesses, their employees, and individuals. He moved to Raleigh in 2016 from Virginia to open Integrated Insurance Solutions North Carolina and
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District Conference Celebrates 30 Years of Women in Rotary

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]30 years of women in Rotary were celebrated at the Rotary District 7710 district conference on Friday night. Linda Brooks was chosen as our club’s Women in Rotary honoree. Here are some of the reasons why she was chosen: Linda has led our Jack Andrews Memorial Golf Tournament fundraiser for the past few years. The 2016 event was the best to date, raising approximately $7K for our club. Linda has been instrumental in our club’s Public Image efforts, harnessing her journalistic skills to prepare articles about club events, then presenting them to local media in a persuasive manner leading to
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LaunchRALEIGH Grad talks LaunchRALEIGH and Business

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Speaker today was Ms. Bridgette Kaya who is one of LaunchRALEIGH’s recent graduates. She started a company called Unconditional Care Senior Services. The company began with the purpose of creating a safe, compassionate and loving environment for the seniors here in Raleigh. Her company has a staff with more than 45 years of combined experience in healthcare administration, healthcare services, dementia care, transportation, meal preparation and disabled and terminal illness care. [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] Video from today [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] About Bridgette: [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Other Club News: Wednesday’s meeting was the last meeting at Graystone. Sertoma is reopened and we are moving back in for
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