Meet our Social Media Lead, UofM Rotaractor Trevor Soranno

If you’ve been following our club’s social media accounts, notably Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, you may have noticed lately that our posts have been extra vibrant, interesting, and useful. Our new Social Media Lead, University of Michigan Rotaract member Trevor Soranno, has been behind these wonderful changes. Trevor is a rising senior at the University […]

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Club History: The Prohibition Issue and a Forerunner of Rotary’s Polio Project

In July of 1918, the Club voted unanimously by secret ballot to show its spirited sentiment in support of national prohibition during WWI. A determined faction in Michigan unsuccessfully attempted to nullify the Eighteenth Amendment with an amendment to the State Constitution permitting wine and beer. In February of 1919, a Club meeting theme, “The […]

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World Immunization Week is 24-30 April

Join with Rotary to promote the power of vaccines. During World Immunization Week, 24-30 April, join with Rotary to combat vaccine hesitancy and misinformation by spreading the facts about why #VaccinesWork.With decades of experience fighting polio, Rotary plays a key role in informing people about the power and effectiveness of vaccines. As COVID-19 vaccines become more […]

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Meeting Notes for April 7, 2021

During the social hour before the meeting Bob Mull told us about the work of VITA – Volunteer Income Tax Assistance. This is an IRS sponsored program that offers free help in computing and filing tax returns for low income and disabled people. Bob has headed thee program in Washtenaw County for several years. He […]

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District 6380 Training Assembly

This Annual District Training Event offers specialized training for all members of the District, and will take place on April 17th, 2021, from 9-11am. We’ll take our members “Back to the Rotary Basics” to help fill any educational gaps. The topics for the morning are ClubRunner/MyRotary tools, creating Rotary awareness through Public Image (FB/Website use), […]

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Your April Rotary Magazine

Have you received the April issue of the Rotary Magazine? The cover announces Rotary’s adoption of The Environment as its seventh Area of Focus. If your answer is “Yes,” the question becomes, “Have you read it?” RI President Holger Knaack kicks off this issue with a relevant column mentioning Earth Day. A four-page article on […]

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