Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays:
  • Lyn Culver
    September 5
  • Bob Scholz
    September 7
  • Larry Langston
    September 7
  • Catherine Cruveillier
    September 12
  • Stephen Noyes
    September 17
Spouse Birthdays:
  • Carlos Ramirez
    September 2
Anniversaries:
  • David Searby
    Christine Dooley
    September 10
  • Stephen Noyes
    Jennifer Noyes
    September 11
  • Joanne Irving
    Channing Strother
    September 15
Join Date:
  • Bonnie Casper
    September 1, 2006
    10 years
  • Don McGlynn
    September 21, 2011
    5 years
 
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Rotary staff members help keep India polio-free
More than one million Rotary members have volunteered their time and resources to help end polio. This month, for the first time, a group of Rotary staff members will join volunteers and health workers in the field and see our polio eradication program in action. Follow the five participants as they travel to India to support subnational Immunization Days, expected to reach up to 172 million children across the country. [View the story "India National Immunization Day Trip" on Storify]
Live streaming event showcases a century of progress on polio
In 1916, New York City experienced a devastating outbreak of polio— the first major outbreak of the disease in the United States. One hundred years later, the world is a different place in fighting this disease. Cases have been reduced by 99 percent over the last 25 years and polio has been stopped in all but three countries. Global Health Strategies and partners of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) are hosting Polio Past & Present on 20 September at the historic New York Library as  an opportunity for global leaders and supporters to recognize the progress we have made...
Rotary recognized on public television's 'American Graduate Day'
Rotary was recognized on 17 September on public television's fifth annual American Graduate Day program for its work with San Diego-based Monarch School, a K-12 school for homeless youth. The Rotary Club of San Diego, California, USA, was applauded for its work mentoring Monarch's students, keeping them on track to graduate, and helping the school to continue thriving during tough economic times. Monarch School CEO Erin Spiewak appeared as one of the show's guests, along with Monarch Alumnus Cynthia Valenzuela, who attested to the positive, life-changing experience Monarch School gave her and...
 

 

our next speaker - chris van hollen

Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate representing Maryland

Thursday, October 6, 7:30 - 9:00 am

Redwood Restaurant

Our Purple Tee golf tournament was a great success!
It was a beautiful, sunny day on the course at Whiskey Creek, as we raised money for Salute Military Golf Association, the Yellow Ribbon Fund and our own metroBethesda Rotary Foundation.
 
Thank you to our sponsors, participants, members and volunteers for making this year's event. We'll have more news about the final tally at our meeting this Thursday morning. In the meantime, you should check out the amazing photos from volunteer photographer(and our hero!) Mel Sessa: 
 
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metroBethesda Rotary Events
 

metroBethesda Rotary

A Forward-Thinking Rotary Club

metroBethesda Rotary is the place you'll keep coming back for more. Rotary's tagline is "service above self" and we live that daily. Reaching out to organizations in our neighborhood and internationally, metroBethesda Rotary is looking for new members to keep us moving forward.

We're not the biggest or the oldest, but metroBethesda Rotary is on fire as one of the fastest growing clubs in the DC area. From hosting golf tournaments and fundraisers to networking happy hours and BBQ's, we're making our mark.

Check us out at Redwood Restaurant in Bethesda every Thursday 7:30-9am for breakfast, a speaker, and great conversation. Follow us on Twitter - @BethesdaRotary - or Like us on Facebook - and keep up on what's going on in the metroBethesda Rotary Club!

 
 
 
 
Upcoming Speakers
Oct 06, 2016
Chris Van Hollen
Democratic candidate for Senate representing Maryland
Oct 13, 2016
David Searby
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