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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 of America
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Theme 2019-20
 
Club Executives & Directors
President
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Director 2019
Director 2021
Director 2019
Director 2022
Director 2021
Director 2020
Director 2019
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Director 2022
Director 2020
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Director 2020
 
Recent Membership
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NEW MEMBER PROPOSALS
Recent proposals approved or being considered by the Board of Directors.
May 23 - Jessica Kendall, Assoc. Director Chelan-Douglas Land Trust, proposed by Lorien Clemens
June 20 - Shannon Sims, Director of Sales, Health Alliance NW, proposed by Tom McNair
 
 
Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays:
  • Dawn Davies
    June 8
  • Charles Clugston
    June 16
  • Dick Reed
    June 20
  • Michael Noyd
    June 20
  • Marc Heminger
    June 21
  • Robert Bugert
    June 21
  • Alfonso Lopez
    June 23
Join Date:
  • Linda Parlette
    June 1, 1993
    26 years
  • Russell Speidel
    June 1, 1992
    27 years
  • John Divis
    June 3, 2010
    9 years
  • Michael Noyd
    June 17, 1999
    20 years
  • Paul Pankey
    June 17, 1999
    20 years
  • Michelle Shermer
    June 23, 2016
    3 years
  • Al Bridges
    June 29, 1971
    48 years
 
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 Initiative.  Dr. Cadman was president of Wenatchee Rotary 1962-63, PDG '68-69, RIP '85-86.
 Click here to see a collection of Cadman photos.
 
 
CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION
On February 1, 2021, Wenatchee Rotary will complete our first 100 years of service to the Wenatchee Valley and the world.  A CELEBRATION GALA is planned for January 16, 2021.  More later.
 
 
 
 
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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Upcoming Events
 
Website Sponsors
 
 
Speakers
Upcoming Speakers
President Mike
Jul 11, 2019
Rotary-What's In It For Me?
5 Club Members
Jul 18, 2019
Rotary Speed Dialing
Loretta Stover
Jul 25, 2019
Opiod Crisis
Past Speakers
Dory Foster
Jun 20, 2019
News from the YMCA
Doug Sklar
Jun 13, 2019
Stop The Bleed
Ashley Gillum and Charlie Miracle
Jun 06, 2019
Classification Talks
 
 
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Former & Deceased Members
Click here to see an extensive list of former and deceased members, updated September 3, 2017.
 
Website Sponsors
 
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
Pete Van Well
  (ex-officio)
 
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