District New Rotarian of the Year

2022

  • Adam Ruble - Bloomington-Normal Sunrise

2021

  • Michael Robey - Arcola

2020

  • Rebecca Ries - Champaign

2019

  • Michelle Uphoff - Bloomington

2018

  • Laura Pritts - Bloomington-Normal Sunrise

2017

  • Keli Krueger-Huhra - Bloomington-Normal Daybreak

 

2016

  • Krishna Balakrishnan - Bloomington-Normal Sunrise
  • Granville Colvin - Charleston

2015

  • Stephanie Adomaitis - Bloomington
  • Heather Dennis - Normal

2014

  • Doug Schwaim - Bloomington - Normal Sunrise
  • Breelyn Menzies - Bloomington - Normal Sunset

 

2013

  • Lawrence Stoner - Monticello
  • Amy Snyder - Champaign - Urbana Illni After Five

2012

  • Molly Charleston - Bloomington
  • Larry Howell - Arcola

2011

  • Lisa Boehm - Bloomington 
  • Meghan Listek - Normal

2010

  • Roger Schmidgall - Bloomington-Normal

2009

  • Peggy Hardy - Bloomington-Normal Sunrise

2008

  • Steve Kite - Mattoon

2007

  • Dorothy Kennett - Bloomington-Normal Sunset

2006

  • Jeanne Banovic - Litchfield

2005

  • Gayle Wallace - Champaign West
  • Jack Franklin - Savoy

2004

  • Sue Lochbaum - Monticello

2003

  • Sue Behrendt - Litchfield

2002

  • Georgia Hoskins - Hoopeston

2001 

  • Marcia Dennis - Normal 
  • Sarah Ross - Savoy

2000

  • Eileen Jerutka - Danville 
  • Rod Hudson - Piper City

1999

  • Mary Droste - Charleston

1997

  • Terry Davis - Charleston

1995

  • Mark Borz - Charleston
Announcements
District Conference Schedule of Events
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Please help the people of eastern Kentucky. The Pikeville, KY Rotary club will serve as the district’s point of contact for cash contributions to a 501(c) (3) fund, through an account with the Pikeville Community Foundation.

Cash contributions can be sent to the following address:
Pikeville Rotary Club Eastern Kentucky Disaster Relief Fund
PO Box 988
Pikeville, KY 41502

Funds will be used for immediate disaster relief for the affected families. More information about relief efforts and needs will be communicated as it becomes available.

The July Newsletter is available now.
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The second Rotary ball game scheduled for the 2022 year is on August 6th, 2022. This game is between the New York Yankees and the St. Louis Cardinals and starts at 6:15 p.m.The tickets are $ 45.00 each for the game in Sections 271 and 272 Big Mac Land at the stadium. The order can be sent to Rod Buffington by email: rotaryrod@comcast.net.
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If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact cdwalsh@illinois.edu or rotaryrod@comcast.net.

Please join Rotarians from around the world for this virtual fundraising concert on July 29th. The chair of the Mexican Zone 25A fundraising committee is the Empowering Girls Ambassador for her district and District 6490’s primary contact for the 100 in 100 Tijuana Women’s Shelter project that eight of our clubs are supporting. RI President Jennifer Jones, TRF Chair Ian Riseley will be participating. Enjoy the concert and thank you for your donations to The Rotary Foundation.
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Heart of America Zones 30-31 Summer Leadership Series
July 26 –Think Innovation Not Habit: Fresh ideas for reimagining how we do Rotary in our communities (6:00 – 7:30 pm CT)
July 30 – Think Passion Not Program: Discover what happens when you share your passion with your club. (9:00 – 10:30 am CT)
August 9 – Think Stories Not Information: Creating messages about service projects for attracting and engaging members. (6:00 – 7:30 pm CT)
August 13 - Think Inclusive Not Limited: Reflecting our communities and expanding our partnerships. (9:00 – 10:30 am CT)
Registration: Click Here to Register on the Zone 30-31 website.

SHELTERBOX RESPONDING TO UKRAINE CRISES
Resources to share updates
Ukraine PowerPoint Slides.
Ukraine 1 Page Brief
ShelterBox Current Work Deployment Map.

Videos
ShelterBox USA President Kerri Murray providing an update from the field.
Recording of International Women's Day Panel, with Ukraine Update.
Video Training: How To Enter Club Positions:
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