Month: July 2015

Club News – RI Convention Report by Garry Norris

2015 Rotary Intenational Convention Summary Report São Paulo, Brazil, June 6-9 While the convention had many takeaways, there are three that stood out consistently: Focus on membership growth worldwide Project engagement Enhanced leadership at the local level President Gary Huang

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Club News – Spartan TDs Help End Polio Now

The Rotary Club of Salem and the Salem Spartans team up to beat polio As many of our fellow District 7570 Rotarians already know, the Rotary Club of Salem raised $51,000 over the last year for Rotary International’s Polio Eradication

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Club Meeting – July 23rd, 2015

Today our Aaron Garber, Chair of D7570 Membership Development-Rentention Committee and Chair of the Club Membership Committee spoke of the importance of each Club member’s role in keeping Rotary a vibrant and effective organization.  Aaron offered basic facts and suggestions

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Club Meeting – July 16th, 2015

Our program topic today was the “Four-Way Test”.  Our speaker was Dr. Melissa Mills a Rotarian since 2006 (Rotary Club of Durham) with a Masters in Theological Studies from Duke University’s Divinity School, a Masters of Business Administration from Duke’s

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Club Meeting – July 9th, 2015

For the second week in a row our Club had to rely on the kindness of strangers, well, not really strangers at all.  Our friends at First United Methodist Church (FUMC) we kind enough to host our Club meeting.  Many

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Club Meeting – July 2nd, 2015

Today the Rotary Club of Salem marked the 65th year of Club Presidents transitioning from one term to another.  Dr. Bertram Spetzler (L) became Past Club President  and Tommy Barber (R) began his term as our Club President.  Each year

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Club Meeting – June 25th, 2015

This year the nation observes the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s death.  Today we are fortunate to have Gary Crawford, a lifetime member of the Lincoln Forum, to speak about the “Assassination of Abraham Lincoln”.  In less than one-half

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