Rotary Club of Great Falls, Montana                

 
 
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Last week Mayor Bob Kelly visited both the noon and the evening meetings and organized his remarks around a SWOT analysis of the city we call home.
 
Last week John Faulkner, Executive Director of Great Falls International Airport, gave a presentation at the noon meeting focusing on the Low-Cost Airfare Initiative. Through a partnership between the Great Falls Chamber of Commerce and the airport, the initiative was launched seven years ago and has accomplished a great deal since.
 

We were treated to an excellent talk on giving communities this week by Scheels Store Leader Peter Phillipi.

Peter drew parallels between the stories of Scheels, United Way and Rotary as a way of encouraging a vision for a future that integrates the efforts of all three in community giving. Scheels was founded in Sabin, MN, in 1902, originally as a hardware store. United Way of Cascade County traces its origins to the 1920s when local businesspeople saw the advantage of combining charitable giving through a single organization - at that time, the "Community Chest." Rotary, of course, got its start when local businessmen saw the desirability of men from all walks of life working together to make the community and the world a better place.

 
It's a lot of work and a considerable expense to send 8 campers to Rotary Youth Leadership Academy every summer. Long hours of interviewing, a long drive to get there and bring the campers back home .... If you ever wonder how worthwhile it is, read these excerpts from a thank-you note we received this week from RYLA camper Lydia Craw...

 

 
Club Information
 

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Great Falls

Service Above Self

We meet Tuesdays at 12:00 PM, and the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of every month at 5:30 PM.

Meadow Lark Country Club
300 Country Club Blvd
Great Falls, MT  59405
United States of America
 
 
 
 
Club Executives & Directors
President
President Elect
President-elect Nominee
Secretary
Treasurer
Immediate Past President
Community Service Chair
Rotary International Foundation Chair
Membership
Great Falls Rotary Foundation Liaison
Camp Rotary Director
Speaker Committee Chair
 
 
 
Speakers
Evening Meeting at th Social on the 28th
Aug 22, 2019
No Evening Meeting
Casey Lozar - to be rescheduled in November
Aug 27, 2019
Federal Reserve
Kellie Pierce
Aug 27, 2019
Downtown Association - Craft Beer Week Events
Rotary Social for Everyone
Aug 28, 2019 5:30 PM
Rotary Social for Everyone at NWGF Dream Street Event
No Noon Meeting Due to Labor Day
Sep 03, 2019
No Noon Meeting Due to Labor Day
Roxanne Close
Sep 10, 2019
Easter Seals Goodwill In-home Hospice
Deb Kottel
Sep 12, 2019
Camp Skychild
Deb Kottel
Sep 17, 2019
Camp Skychild
TBA
Sep 26, 2019
Evening Meeting
Carol Clayton-Bye
Oct 01, 2019
MSDB - low vision technology “Prodigy Connect 12”
Jim Larson
Oct 08, 2019
County Commission
TBA
Oct 10, 2019
Evening Meeting
TBA
Oct 15, 2019
Noon Meeting
TBA
Oct 22, 2019
Noon Meeting
TBA
Oct 22, 2019
Noon Meeting
TBA
Oct 24, 2019
Evening Meeting
 
 

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