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Monthly Archive for October, 2010

Books for the World

BOOKS FOR THE WORLD
A World Community Service Project of Beaverton Rotary Club and Many Partners
Joyce Lockard, Coordinator, Tel. 503-533-4190 rj.lockard@frontier.com NOTE NEW E-MAIL!!!
BOOKS FOR LAOS: Our first-ever shipment to Laos was sent off on Sept. 27, carrying 42,800 lb of used university and school textbooks. This shipment was the culmination of five months of collecting [...]

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District 5100 World Committee Service Meeting Notes
October 20, 2010
Download a recording of the meeting here (available until November 9th).
WCS Committee mission:

Promote world community service projects to clubs throughout District 5100
Serve as a resource for clubs in their WCS efforts
Establish and maintain relationships with clubs and districts in other countries
Partner with the Districts 5100 Foundation [...]

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New WCS web manager: Sarah Eadie

Hello! My name is Sarah Eadie, and I will be assisting WCS Chair Ron Kelemen in keeping this website updated.  My academic background is in Mandarin Chinese. I’ve been studying the language for about 4 years: 2 years in high school- 1 of those years spent abroad in Beijing -and 2 years at Reed College. [...]

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District 5100 World Community Service Meeting Notes
September 15, 2010
WCS Committee mission:

Promote world community service projects to clubs throughout District 5100
Serve as a resource for clubs in their WCS efforts
Establish and maintain relationships with clubs and districts in other countries
Partner with the Districts 5100 Foundation Board
Educate the clubs on Future Vision and our role as a [...]

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Putting the “I” into RI

By Ron Kelemen
District 5100 WCS Chair
GSE Bangalore Team Leader
Imagine how horrific it would be and the resulting news coverage if a 747 jumbo jet with 400 passengers crashed in Salem today.  Now what if it were 10 jumbo jets every day of the year?  That’s 4,000 deaths per day.  Unimaginable!  But sadly, we really do [...]

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You may have noticed the addition of tags and categories on individual posts, and in a list on the website sidebar. These tags allow you to browse the site by categories, or more specific tags to help you quickly locate you are looking for.
We are currently developing ways to improve our website to strengthen the [...]

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