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Service Above Self. Welcome to our Club!

Elkhorn

Serving because we care and because we can.

We meet Wednesdays at 12:00 PM
Matheson Memorial Library in the Community Room
101 N Wisconsin St
Elkhorn, WI  53121
United States
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Wal Co Food Pantry updates and progress
Nov 22, 2017
NO LUNCH PROVIDED Bring your own lunch & food for Food Pantry
5th Wed - NO LUNCH MEETING
Nov 29, 2017
If any members would still like to have a social gathering somewhere speak up, else no meeting
Matthew Johnson
Dec 06, 2017
Marsy's Law for WI is a non-partisan organization advocating for equal rights for crime victims
Sara Nichols
Dec 13, 2017
Club Assembly
Matt Remus - EAHS Choir Director
Dec 20, 2017
Christmas Carols from the HS Choir in the Library lobby
open
Dec 27, 2017
Should there be a meeting between Christmas and New Years?
open
Jan 03, 2018
 
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If you need a make-up for your attendance or just feel curious on what the other clubs are doing in the area here is a listing of where you can go.

 

 
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ALL Members are welcome to attend.  President Ward Phillips has designated the 2nd Wed of each month (unless he changes it) to have the monthly board meeting.  It will be at 5:30 pm at his office of Leece and Phillips located at 6 West Street. 

"Serving because we care and because we can!"

 

Come check out our Rotary Club and have lunch with us.   Rep. Paul Ryan came to talk one day.  We would enjoy meeting you. You never know who or what will happen (except some guaranteed fun). 
Elkhorn Rotary gives annually to the following: VIP Services, the Elkhorn Fund, Hope Now, APFV, Elkhorn Food Pantry and scholarships to EAHS grads.  They have also given over $200,000 to the world wide eradication of Polio through Rotary International over the past 30 years.  The picture shows Rotary Dist Gov. Paul Decker giving a $10,000 check to Cindy Simonsen at VIP Services.  The 4th installment of a $50,000 5 year commitment to them.  See a list of more contributions our club has given in the "Downloads" section of this website. 
 
 
 
 
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Centennial celebration honors 20 noteworthy global grant projects
Through The Rotary Foundation, Rotary members have supported thousands of projects that promote peace, fight disease, provide clean water, save mothers and children, support education, and grow local economies. We’ve also led the fight to eradicate polio worldwide. As part of our celebration of the Foundation’s centennial, we’re honoring 20 global grant projects with special recognition. Learn more about the projects using our interactive map.
Convention: Southern hospitality
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