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Portland Pearl Rotary

Monday, 17 March 2008
Woof and Meow Tour April 9

MARK YOUR CALENDARS! ROTARY BUSINESS TOUR Where: Oregon Humane Society  1067 NE Columbia Blvd Portland, OR 97211 When: Wednesday, April 9th 11:30am-1pm. Please join other Portland Pearl Rotary members on a tour of the Oregon Humane Society's state of the art animal facility including their new surgical suites. Our own Harvey Black, who is very actively […]

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Monday, 17 March 2008
Costa Rica Project Wins District

Pearl Rotary will take central roles in a women's center and girls' school program in Costa Rica if a pending grant application to Rotary International is successful. The grant proposal has been approved by the PPRC Board and Rotary District 5100 and forwarded to RI. Partners to PPRC on the grant proposal include the Belen […]

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Monday, 17 March 2008
Coming Rotary Attractions

Two Rotary District 5100 meetings and the 2008 Rotary International Convention are on the horizon as the Rotary year 2007-08 heads into its last quarter. Here's the scoop: CLUB OFFICER & MEMBERS TRAINING ASSEMBLY WEST Great training opportunity for upcoming Club leaders and new members! Date: Apr 12, 2008 at 7:30 AM - Apr 12, […]

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Monday, 3 March 2008
2008-09 Pearl Rotary Leaders Elected

Portland Pearl Rotary's Board endorsed a leadership roster for 2008-09 at its February meeting, and the slate was eleced by acclamation of attending members at the February 26 meeting of the Club. Officers and Board Directors approved to serve for the twelve months following July 1, 2008 include: Don Barney, President Don Smith, President-Elect Adina […]

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Monday, 3 March 2008
PPRC Youth Exchange Across the Globe

Australia, Japan, Brazil, Czech Republic--these are among the countries that have connections, through youth exchange, with the Portland Pearl Rotary Club. At our Dec. 11 meeting, Rotarians had a surprise visit from Beck Edgar, our inbound in 2003-4 (January arrival) from Swan Hill, Victoria, Australia. She is currently attending Australian Catholic University on a scholarship, […]

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Monday, 3 March 2008
PPRC Long-Range Goals Set

The theme and goals statements were the product of an 18-member Club Task Force that has discussed and debated content and language since last October. A copy of the complete language for approved Goals is included in the Documents section of Pearl Rotary's Clubrunner website. A presentation to Club members on the Goals is scheduled […]

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Monday, 3 March 2008
El Salvador, Costa Rica Projects Win PPRC Support

The El Salvador water project was approved last year in principle by the PPRC Board, but did not move forward due to issues needing further definition by the El Salvador sponsors. As a result of meetings at last month's Project Fair in Costa Rica, the PPRC representatives to the Fair -- President Ivy Nelson, Myron […]

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Tuesday, 11 December 2007
PPRC Member Survey- We're Good; We Can Be Better

Pearl Rotary members like a lot about their Club, but they can see areas for improvement, including providing more information to new members, refining content of Tuesday morning meetings -- and at the top of the list -- involving and connecting new members in all aspects of the Club, including leadership development, according to initial […]

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Tuesday, 11 December 2007
Pearl Board Approves Three New Members

Three new members of Pearl Rotary -- one of whom lives in the Pearl and another who works on the edge of the Pearl District -- were approved by Pearl Rotary Board at its November (8) meeting. These new members and three other PPRC members approved this fall received their membership orientation on November 17. […]

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