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West Des Moines

Service Above Self

We meet Tuesdays at 11:45 AM
Des Moines Golf & Country Club
1600 Jordan Creek Parkway
West Des Moines, IA  50266
United States
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Holly Burns, Preschool Director showing off the books we donated to West Des Moines at the Learning Resource Center.  WDM Schools received their 158 books the week of March 7 that we donated of different languages and cultures.  These books will all have a sticker in the front cover of the books letting readers know the West Des Moines Rotary Club Donated the book.


The following Thank You Note was passed around for all to see for the above presented books.
The Rotary Foundation is the economic engine for Rotary International. It is a nonprofit corporation that is supported solely by voluntary contributions from Rotarians and friends of Rotary who share its vision of a better world. Its sole mission is to enable Rotarians to advance world understanding, good will and peace through the improvement of health, the support of education and the alleviation of poverty. We accomplish that through our local and international humanitarian and educational programs.
Dave Cook from the Rotary Club of Boone lead members from the West Des Moines Rotary Club through a strategic visioning session.  What will the Rotary Club of West Des Moines Look like in 2021.  See full plan under download files to the left.  File uploaded is Power point or PDF Versions.
No Speaker No Club Meeting
Nov 20, 2018 12:30 PM
Kay Kramer Funeral
Chris Wood, Chief Development Officer, Make-a-Wish
Nov 27, 2018
Make-a-Wish Iowa Experiences
Nate Davis, Blessman International
Dec 04, 2018
Feeding Hungry Children; Fostering Food Security
Chuck Hull, Former Secret Service Agent
Dec 11, 2018
U.S. Secret Service Experience
Special Christmas Event
Dec 18, 2018
Club Aution
Ed Arnold & Kyle Davy
Jan 08, 2019
Iowa Wolves Game & Polio Eradication
Colleen Kinsey
Jan 15, 2019 12:30 PM
Kinseyco - Employees Women Around the Globe to assist w/ Web Design, Business Strategy
Lisa Remy, WDM School Superintendent
Jan 22, 2019 12:30 PM
West Des Moines Schools
Dave Cantor, Ivy College of Business at ISU
Jan 29, 2019 12:30 PM
SCM Logistics
Ed Brown, CEO
Feb 12, 2019 12:30 PM
The Iowa Clinic
Dave Carlson and Jim Nicklaus
Feb 19, 2019 12:30 PM
West Des Moines Veterans Memorial Plans
Kevin Foley, Executive Director
Feb 26, 2019 12:30 PM
DSM International Airport - Future Plans
Kevin Scheibe, Ivy College of Business at ISU
Mar 12, 2019 12:30 PM
Data Analytics
Jim Davis, Ivy College of Business at ISU
Mar 19, 2019 12:30 PM
Tyler Molstre, True Life Wellness
Apr 30, 2019 12:30 PM
Fitness and Wellness
Rotary News
2019-20 Rotary president selected

Mark Daniel Maloney selected to be 2019-20 Rotary

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Gladiator stars reunite at End Polio Now event

‘Gladiator’ stars reunite at End Polio Now

Rotarian helps clean rivers around the world

A challenge to clean the world's riversIn 2009, Salvador Rico stood in the waters of the Russian River in Northern California with other members of the Rotary Club of South Ukiah. They were there for a river cleanup, during which they

Rotary partners with Mediators Beyond Borders

Rotary partners with Mediators Beyond Borders to bring local solutions for lasting peaceEVANSTON, Ill. (Aug. 17, 2018) — Preventing conflicts from escalating into violent crises is 60 times more cost effective than intervening after

Meeting Responsibilities
Greeter Responsibilities
11/20/18 Greeter
Brown, Bradley
11/27/18 Greeter
Kimball, Jeffrey
12/4/18 Greeter
Weishaar, Diana
12/11/18 Greeter
Verdeck, Warren
12/18/18 Greeter
Converse, Brandon
1/8/19 Greeter
Flood, Ty
1/15/19 Greeter
1/22/19 Greeter
Converse, Brandon
1/29/19 Greeter
2/5/19 Greeter
2/12/19 Greeter
Reynolds, Garrett
2/19/19 Greeter
Converse, Brandon
Invocation Responsibilities
11/20/18 Invocation
Brown, Bradley
11/27/18 Invocation
Kimball, Jeffrey
12/4/18 Invocation
Ehrhardt, Randy
12/11/18 Invocation
12/18/18 Invocation
1/8/19 Invocation
Flood, Ty
1/15/19 Invocation
2/19/19 Invocation
Converse, Brandon