Speaker Date Topic
Joe Berninger Jun 16, 2021 12:00 PM
Guatemala Literacy Project
Guatemala Literacy Project

Join us as Joe Bernigner, Founder and Executive Director of the Guatemala Literacy Project talks about their important work...read on - 

The Guatemala Literacy Project (GLP) is one of the largest grassroots, multi-club, multi-district projects in Rotary. More than 600 clubs and 80 districts have been working together since 1997 to improve education for underserved students in Guatemala. In that time, nearly 225,500 students have been served through four sustainable programs that are tested and proven to work. In 2017, then-RI President Ian Riseley called the GLP “the gold standard of Rotary projects” for its sustainability and impact.

 

Alberto Solano Jul 07, 2021 12:00 PM
Healthy Start
Healthy Start

 

Join us as  Alberto Solano, President and Executive Director of Agros International, talks about the important work Agros is doing in rural Latin America to break the cycle of poverty and create paths to prosperity for farming families.  You will also hear about a project with the Sammamish Rotary club  and Agros are working on in rural Guatemala assistance to mothers and babies.  

Bill Wittich Jul 14, 2021 12:00 PM
Stop Recruiting....Start Attracting!
Stop Recruiting....Start Attracting!

 

Join us as Bill Wittich, a Rotarian in District 5180 (Sacremento) talks about attract new members -  change your club’s membership from recruiting members to attracting members.  

Dr. Bill Wittich is a speaker and author in the field of non-profit management. He travels an average of 100 days a year speaking to professional associations and Rotary clubs. His doctorate is from the University of Southern California and he has authored a dozen books in the association and non-profit field. His most recent book is Stop Recruiting/Start Attracting and is available at Amazon.com.

He is a Past President of the Rotary Club of Laguna Sunrise and he has served as an Assistant Governor  for District 5180.  Bill has served as an instructor for Far West Pets for over ten years

 

Hong Ta Aug 18, 2021 12:00 PM
Take on College
Take on College

 

Join us as Hong Ta, co-founding Executive Director of Take on College, talks about the local nonprofit that provides college application mentorship to first-generation and low-income high school students.