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Welcome to Wenatchee Rotary!

Wenatchee

Service Above Self since 1921

We meet Thursdays at 12:00 PM
Red Lion Hotel
1225 N. Wenatchee Avenue
Wenatchee, WA  98801
United States
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NEW MEMBER PROPOSALS
Recent proposals approved by the Board of Directors.
Most recent inductee:
December 21.  Tracy Hazen of Confluence Health is proposed by Frank Clifton to replace Kim Gullett.
Other proposals:
August 17.  David Corrigan is nominated by Leonard Singhose. He is VP of Health Alliance NW.
 
Elections 2017
Club elections were held Dec. 21, 2017.
These members were elected.
President Nominee (July 2020-21):
Kory Kalahar 
Board of Directors (July 2018-21):
Claudia DeRobles,
Andy Petro,
Gary Provo,
 Thanks to all members who agreed to be nominated.
 
Recent Membership
Changes
 
Former & Deceased Members
Click here to see an extensive list of former and deceased members, updated September 3, 2017.
 
Club Organization Chart
 
Club Executives & Directors
President
Past President
President Elect
Secretary
Treasurer
President Nominee
director 2020
Director 2019
Director 2020
Director 2020
Director 2018
director 2019
Director 2018
Director 2018
Director 2019
 
Club Foundation
 
Officers 2017-18 :
President
Tom Ross
 
Vice President
Jay Smith
 
Treasurer
Heidi Myers
 
Secretary
Bill Monnette
 
Board Members
Joe St. Jean
Ruth Esparza
Alice Meyer
Susan Albert
Dee Curcio
Pete Van Well
  (ex-officio)
 
Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays:
  • Deb André
    February 5
  • Barbara Walters
    February 7
  • Allan Galbraith
    February 16
  • David Parks
    February 20
  • Jill Leonard
    February 22
Join Date:
  • Garry Sparks
    February 1, 1983
    35 years
  • Gene Anderson
    February 1, 1993
    25 years
  • Marc Heminger
    February 1, 1978
    40 years
  • Tom McNair
    February 1, 1986
    32 years
  • Marriah Thornock
    February 5, 2015
    3 years
  • Joe St. Jean
    February 6, 2014
    4 years
  • Marcia Henkle
    February 7, 2008
    10 years
  • Muffy Rounds
    February 7, 2008
    10 years
  • Loren Stach
    February 15, 1968
    50 years
  • Angela Spies
    February 21, 2013
    5 years
  • Britt Dudek
    February 21, 2013
    5 years
  • Dorry Foster
    February 23, 2017
    1 year
 
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ROTARY CLUB OF WENATCHEE, WA  USA
A non-profit corporation as of January 11, 2018
We are Club 227 of District 5060 and proud to be the flagship club of the Wenatchee Valley since Feb. 01, 1921, home club of Dr. Ed Cadman, Rotary International President, and a leader in the creation of Rotary's PolioPlus Iniative.  Dr. Cadman was president of Wenatchee Rotary 1962-63, PDG '68-69, RIP '85-86.
 Click here to see a collection of Cadman photos.
 
 
 
PRIP Ed Cadman Polio Tribute
PRIP Dr. Ed Cadman
President Don Myers and past president Jim Russell are re-energizing our appeal to support our Polio-Plus Memorial Tribute.  All donations are matched 2 for 1 by the Gates Foundation.  More information later.  Dr. Cadman was president of Wenatchee Rotary 1962-63, PDG '68-69, RIP '85-86.   To donate, CLICK HERE
 
Dr. Cadman's OBITUARY 
 
Wenatchee Rotary Club - Stories and Events
Wenatchee Rotary Club was chartered on February 1, 1921, the 815th club formed.  We are now known as club #227. Below is a copy of the original charter document.
 
Other Clubs and makeup options
There are several excellent Rotary clubs in the Wenatchee Valley.  Some were sponsored by our club and some have web sites.  All of them would welcome any Rotarian seeking to visit or to establish a makeup meeting, and would welcome a potential new member.   All Rotary clubs meet weekly.  For a list of area clubs and makeup opportunities, CLICK HERE.  
 
From Appleseed, June 30, 2016 - -
Our Wenatchee Rotary Club has sponsored NINE (9) other Rotary Clubs in our District:
Wenatchee Rotary Club was chartered on February 1, 1921.
     1. March 24, 1926 we sponsored Chelan Rotary Club.
     2. March 9, 1936, the Cashmere Club.
     3. February 21, 1948, the Ephrata Club.
     4. May 7, 1948, the Okanogan-Omak Club.
     5. December 16, 1948, the Grand Coulee Club.
     6. April 29, 1955, the East Wenatchee Club.
     7. April 1, 1969, the Wenatchee North Club.
     8. June 20, 1975, the Leavenworth Club.
     9. February 17, 1986, the Wenatchee Sunrise Club.
This is our 95th year in Rotary and we have spawned on average one new club every 10 years. Collectively we have grown to over 600 members today, all making the world a better place to live.
See a recent list of all district clubs by charter date here.
 
 
IN MEMORIAM - Recent club losses.
To see a partial list of former members and recently-deceased members, with many photos and obituaries,  CLICK HERE.
 
Rotary's Monthly Themes
Each month, Rotary encourages clubs to focus on these areas.
 
August - Membership and New Club Development
September - Basic Education and Literacy
October - Economic and Community Development
November - Rotary Foundation
December - Disease Prevention and Treatment
January - Vocational Service
February - Peace and Conflict Prevention/Resolution
March - Water and Sanitation
April - Maternal and Child Health
May - Youth Service
June - Rotary Fellowships
 
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ROTARY EVENTS
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District Conference 2018
Prosser, WA, May 17-19 --
 
 
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Speakers
Upcoming Speakers
Sascha Smith/Pete Van Well
Feb 22, 2018
Special Olympics
Barbara. Walters (9/7)
Mar 01, 2018
Classification
Aaron Shepard/Jill Leonard
Mar 08, 2018
Chelan K9 Unit
Dave Erickson/Jessi Mendoza
Mar 15, 2018
Wenatchee Parks
Patrick Conrad/Tracy Yount
Mar 22, 2018
Hanford Site
Pres. Don
Mar 29, 2018
Club Awareness
J. Lhamon (11/17); S. Covey (6/17)
Apr 05, 2018
Classification talks
John McQuaig
Apr 12, 2018
LCC University in Klaipeda, Lithuania
Jenny Pratt/Dan Maher
Apr 19, 2018
YWCA
President Don
Apr 26, 2018
Club Awareness
Past Speakers
Thom Nees
Feb 15, 2018
Serve Wenatchee Valley
Gil Sparks
Feb 08, 2018
Community Foundation
 
 
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