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                Welcome to our Club!

           Geneva Lake West Rotary Club

                        Service Above Self

We meet In Person
Thursdays at 11:45 AM
Abbey Resort and Spa
269 Fontana Blvd
Fontana-on-Geneva Lake, WI 53125
United States of America
Alternate Thursdays to be Published Next Meeting on 10/08/2020 at The Abbey Sand Bar Room
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Rotary is very close to completing a project begun in 1988 – the eradication of Polio worldwide.  There are only three countries left that are not yet polio free.  In support of World Polio Day, the Walworth Fontana Rotary Foundation (Geneva Lake West Rotary Club) is requesting your financial help in achieving this goal.  The Gates Foundation is matching donations 2 to 1, so every dollar is magnified.
 
Rotarian, Don Vandello, is heading this drive.  “ We originally intended to create a fundraising event to highlight this cause, but Covid-19 has interfered with any social gathering, so we are trying to go virtual with this request.  Both I and my wife are polio survivors from ages 9mos, and two years old.  We truly understand what this disease can do, are proud to be a part of an organization like Rotary, with the global reach to defeat polio once and for all.  I am asking all of my fellow Rotarians, friends, and family, to spread the word.  We will post this on our Website and on Facebook. If we can all share these posts on our social media, it would be a  great help.”
 
Donations can be made to:
 
Walworth Fontana Rotary Foundation
PO Box 368
Walworth, WI. 53184
 
Or on our website www.walworthfontanarotary.org, use the “Donate” button at the top of the home page.
 
Thanks in advance for your help.
Freedom for Girls 2020 
You may or may not be aware of the Freedom for Girls program that is hosted by Pat and Steve Werner.  Steve is a long time Rotarian and he and his wife have been fundraising for this program for years.
 
I have attached the letter that they send out every year and also a link to their Facebook page where you can find more information about this important cause.
 
 
The Geneva Lake West Rotary Club makes an annual donation to this program but you can make your own donations to this organization, if you would like.  Donate HERE (send us an email that it is to be allocated to FFG)
 
We just wanted to share the information and let you know what other Rotarians are passionate about.
 
Thank you,
Heidi L. Alten, ​Secretary
Welcome our New Members:
 
Steve Hartmann
Beth Hartmann
Bob Milliman
 
All three sponsored by Don Holst and inducted on 9/24/2020
Speaker 9/10/2020 at Big Foot Inn (Pam Carper)
      Boys and Girls Club
      
 
Speaker 9/24/2020 at The Abbey (Kim Bushey)
      County Clerk (election update)
      
Speakers
Barb Sern Location TBD
Oct 22, 2020
Paul Harris Fellow Foundation
GLW Chamber Interns Location TBD
Nov 05, 2020
Presentation from each Intern
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