President Beverly's First Meeting of 2017 - 2018

Posted by EMG on Jul 13, 2017
The first meeting of the new Rotary year 2017 - 2018.
President Beverly's first meeting of the year.
 
Nelson Edwards, who was a member of our club before he moved back to Michigan, was our guest speaker. He is a member of the Rotary Club of Warren, MI. Nelson told us about a group he has been involved with for many years. Voluntary Optometric Service to Humanity (VOSH). Nelson has done 40 missions with the organization and number 41 will be October 27th - November 9th. There will be a team of 16 travelling to Keyna.
 
While in Kenya VOSH will be working with his very close friend, David Muiru, a member of the Nairobi Utumishi Rotary Club and the club. Nelson, David and the two clubs are also working on a Global Grant for Gift of Life - to provide 100 heart operations to children in Kenya.
 
For more information contact the clubs or visit, www.giftoflifeinternational.org/ and vosh.org/.
 
PP David tells us about the RI Convention.
President Beverly with the Rotary Foundation Centennial Bell poster and theme scarf, gifts from PP David.
 
Rotarian Nelson Edwards tells us all about his upcoming trip to Kenya.
PP David presents PP Sandra with a RI Convention banner and Rotary Foundation Centennial coin.