Please visit the Orange Rotary Club at our new address, orangerotaryva.org
Tommy Miller, Orange County’s Director of Economic Development, meets with Rotary on Tuesday, Feb. 10
Michael Collins, Center for Natural Capital: Economic Development through Healthy Ecosystems, “CNC’s vision is to create, optimize, and integrate natural capital solutions into the marketplace. We pose a simple but profound question. What would our economy and quality of life look like if we fully integrated our natural systems into the world of commerce?”
Orange Rotary donates 31 GPS units for 3rd graders’ “Where in the world is Orange County” geocaching project.
Past and current presidents Sam Kessler and Julie Rettinger with Orange County Public Schools Gifted Resource Specialist Sharon Mohrmonn, OCPS Superintendent Brenda Tanner and Academic Gifted Coordinator Carol Hunter.
Mrs. Hunter starts 2015 with a few more dollars in her pocket The Orange Rotary’s weekly raffle raises money for the Peter’s Fund which provides scholarships to Germanna Community College.
Members at the Tuesday, December 23 meeting elected the following to serve terms beginning July 1, the start of Rotary Year 2015-2016: Greg Dudley, who has graciously agreed to continue as Treasurer; Ellen Wessel, President; and Adrianna Waddy, Secretary (and also as PR chair in John Strader’s absence, for however long that lasts).
District Governor-Elect Janet Brown appoints Sam Kessler to the post of 2015-2016 Assistant Governor, Wine Country [Warrenton, Culpeper and Orange].
District Governor-Elect Janet Brown presents club president Julie Rettinger with the ‘100% Rotary Foundation Sustaining Member Club’ banner, signifying that every dues-paying member personally gives $100 or more to the Annual Fund.
November 25: Orange Rotarians busy packaging 900 dental care kits for donation to the Children’s Toy Box. The kits include a toothbrush, toothpaste, floss, instructions on effective dental care and contact information for the Piedmont Regional Dental Clinic. PRDC provides low-cost dental services to underserved residents of Virginia.