Tag: SaddleBrooke Rotary Club

Rotary Club announces community leader of the year

  Tim Morsani The Rotary Club of SaddleBrooke is pleased to announce the Community Leader of the Year – Ms. Alicia Bristow. For the past five years, Ms. Bristow has been president of Oracle Women‘s Network. She has served on the Oracle School Board, the Friends of the Arizona School Board Association, is former Southeast…

Rotary 101

  Neil Deppe, President There is no password or secret handshake–just the word “Welcome.” I recently attended my first Rotary International Convention in Atlanta, Georgia; I found myself in the midst of over 20,000 Rotarians from over ninety-nine countries. Everywhere I looked, there were Rotarians in native dress always willing to shake my hand and…

20th annual Fore for Kids Tournament

  Tim Morsani SaddleBrooke Rotary’s 20th annual Fore For Kids Charity Golf Tournament will take place at the Oro Valley Country Club on April 23. This year’s principal beneficiary is Make-A-Wish Arizona which grants wishes to Arizona children with life-threatening medical conditions. Checks will be made to a 501(c) (3) organization so there may be…

SaddleBrooke Rotary’s newest Amigo

Tim Morsani Thinking about joining a service club but not sure of the commitment? Consider becoming an Amigo of the Rotary Club of SaddleBrooke. An Amigo may attend weekly club luncheons to find out what types of programs are presented. She/he may participate in social activities and work-projects. An Amigo has the opportunity to analyze…

Christmas came early this year

SaddleBrooke Rotary Club delivers books to students three times per year.

Barbara Barr and A.T. Barr Their eyes tell the story. Christmas came early this year for over 1,200 elementary students in area Title I Schools as the SaddleBrooke Rotary Club delivered books to each and every child. Schools qualify for Title I services when a specific percentage of the school’s population falls below the poverty…

SaddleBrooke Rotary: Ring the Bell!

Tim Morsani, Barbara Barr and A. T. Barr The Rotary Club of SaddleBrooke has a new president – Mr. Neil Deppe. The annual leadership transfer included a celebration which recognized the significant accomplishments of the past year. Thanks to the guidance of past president Joe Guyton and his very able right arm, Wendy Guyton, the…

Fore for Kids, Ronald McDonald House and more

Ronald McDonald House check presentation, left to right:, SaddleBrooke Rotary Fore for Kids Event Chairman Robert Christadore, Director and CEO of Ronald McDonald House of Southern Arizona Kate Jensen, Director of Development Ronald McDonald House of Southern Arizona Nancy Kirk, SaddleBrooke Rotary Event Coordinator Wendy Guyton and President of SaddleBrooke Rotary and Joe Guyton

Julia Young On May 18 SaddleBrooke Rotary hosted representatives from Ronald McDonald House and Angel Heart Pajama Project at our lunch meeting. Ronald McDonald House was presented with a check for $4,460 for their help in supporting children and their families during acute illnesses. Angel Heart is one of Ronald McDonald House’s supporters, providing books…