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Welcome to our newest corporate member- Embark IT

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Wednesday's bicycle give away will donate 22 bikes  to Crossroads Park Elementary



World Polio Day Oct 24

District 6000 dinner is Nov 9 at the WDM Marriott  (registration due 10/21)

Students of the month will arrive October 29



Congratulations to our new Paul Harris Fellows.  They are individuals that have donated $1000 to the Rotary foundation. 

Chris Nelson 1st          Harold Hulleman +1          Bob Start +2          Todd Wishman +2          Bill Reese +5



Jeremy Dyvig of the YMCA healthy living center is originally from Humbolt.  He attended to ICCC, then the U of I  He has two children: Audrey 9 and Abram 7. 



District governor Jacque Andrew spoke to us.  Of the 64 clubs in District 6000, we were her 50+ club meeting since July.  Jacque has been a Rotarian since 1990.  She lives in Jefferson.

To her, rotary is about Members, Service, and Sharing the Rotary Story.  She shared the inspirational quote "When you do meaningful work for Rotary - Rotary is meaningful to you".

Jacque shared the story transformed her from just attending Rotary to being a Rotarian. Her club joined with other organizations and helped care for a 17 person refuge family from Kosovo.


Jacque also spoke about National Immunization day- and shared with us a "Purple pinkie story" and poem that speaks to the procedure of Polio immunization.