October Newsletter

October Newsletter

It’s October and I have completed over 40 club visits. It’s been more fun and in-formative than I could have ever anticipated. I have been to “singing” clubs; I have been to clubs which collect “fun fines” for various Rotary infractions, and I have had the opportunity to hear about fundraisers and service projects. I […]

July-September News From the District

July-September News From the District

As we begin the new Rotary year, I would like to thank and applaud Immediate Past District Gover-nor, Jerome Bannister, for an amazing year. I appreciate the opportunity to have been his understudy and mentee. I will always be grateful for his help, support, encouragement, and friendship. We are a better District because of his […]

June 2018 Newsletter

June 2018 Newsletter

My last newsletter. Ok, stop all of the cheering that you will not be getting any more of them from me. This newsletter is later this month because we have so many great events happening in June, Rotary Fellow-ships Month, that can bring people together. One of them is RYLA! If you have not been […]

May 2018 Newsletter

May 2018 Newsletter

Welcome to May! Where has the Rotary year gone? Just like our kids growing up too fast, the Rotary year goes by too fast. I look at my two sons, Ethan is 24 and Austin is 22, (they should be 12 & 10 – it all happens so fast). And the Rotary year is the […]

April 2018 Newsletter

April 2018 Newsletter

I hope everyone had a blessed Easter and Passover. April and Springtime are here, though Tennessee weather is not cooperating with my plans to enjoy the outdoors. It’s this time of year that we start thinking about planning a garden, planting trees, kids getting out of school and vacations. But a lot of people are […]

March Newsletter

March Newsletter

March is here, and Club Presidents – can you believe this time last year you were getting ready to go to Mid-South PETS?! Well, for the Presidents-Elect, get ready! I know it can be like drinking Rotary from a firehose, but the things you learn, the people you meet, and the great speakers we have […]

February Newsletter

February Newsletter

I hope February is off to a great a start for you and your clubs. I fin-ished my last club vis-it, being number 63, with the Donelson-Hermitage club. What great clubs we have, with more in the works! Clubs have started to plan and meet in Brentwood, Murfreesboro and Oakland. If you know of another […]

January 2018 Newsletter

January 2018 Newsletter

I hope everyone had a Merry Christmas and a Great New Year. The clubs in our Dis-trict have had a great start for the first half of Rotary year 2017-18. Membership is growing, and we have two new clubs starting to form. Let’s keep up the great work and finish the year strong! Now that […]

September – News from the District Governor

September – News from the District Governor

What a great and exciting year we are having so far! I’ve visited 33 of 63 clubs. You have heard from past district governors that the best part of being district governor is visiting all the clubs and getting to know them and what great work they do in the community. Not only do I […]

Thank you for a great Rotary year

Thank you for a great Rotary year

  Thank you. I can’t say that enough to all of you that have made this year the most successful one we’ve ever had.  Three new clubs, membership growth both in numbers and diversity, and record giving to the Rotary Foundation’s Annual Fund are just a few of the things that we can be proud […]