Service - Bozeman Health Gala - Sat. April 29th - MSU Sub Ballroom Things are heating up for Saturday Night Disco Fever! For nearly 20 years Bozeman Health Foundation has provided support and funding to the health system as is continues to grow and expand to better serve the community. Money raised from this year’s Gala will go directly towards building a new ICU. April 29th: 9-2 PM - Set-up; 4-7:30 PM & 7:30-11 PM Shifts - raffle tickets, mobile biding, etc. *Themed or business casual attire is encouraged volunteers raffle ticket, mobile biding, etc. April 30th: 9AM -12 PM - Clean-up Sign up to volunteer HERE!
*Additionally, BHF is looking for volunteers on Wed. April 26th 10 am- noon to help with fancy napkin assembly, Friday, April 28th 2-3 hours anytime between 8:30-5 PM moving décor and auction items, set-up). Lunch provided. If interested, please contact Andrea Lambert: ph. # (406)-414-1692 or ALambert@bozemanhealth.org
Service - Warriors & Quiet Waters: Work Day - Sat. May 13th 10am-12pm (3743 Reese Creek Rd) Serve as stewards to the land that serves as home to Warriors and Quiet Waters Foundation (WQW). The mission of WQW is through the experience of fly fishing in Montana, WQW is a catalyst for positive change in the lives of post-9/11 combat veterans.
Volunteer efforts will aid in the maintenance of a critical riparian area along WQW fishing ponds. We will be working with Emily Sather, Volunteer Manager, and Lynn Bacon, owner of TerraQuatic. Please bring work gloves, wear long pants and closed toed shoes and bring a water bottle, WQW will provide snacks. Sign up to volunteer HERE!
Social - Trivia at the Bozeman Taproom - Mon. May 15th at 7pm Join us for Trivia Night at the Bozeman Taproom and put your brains to the test. We will be meeting up starting at 7 pm, trivia rounds start at 8 pm. See you there!
Program - Vision Aerial - Tues. May 23rd (WEATHER DEPENDING) 5:45 pmat East Gallatin Rec. Area Vision Aerial's founder, and Sunrise Rotarian Shane Beams will be on hand to tell us everything there is to know about his Bozeman-based drone company, including a live demonstration!
Additional Service Opportunities
Chalk the Walk: May 1st, 2nd or 3rd evening (weather permitting), DT Bozeman Chalk the Walk! Showoff your creativity with pictures an written messages and help promote Bozeman Area Community Foundation’s annual Give Big Gallatin Valley event. We will be gathering one evening (exact time and location TBD) in downtown Bozeman. Stay tuned.
EGRA Clean Up: May 6th, 9am at the East Gallatin Rec Area Bozeman Sunrise Rotary Club will be hosting a work day at East Gallatin Rec. Area in lieu of their Friday morning meeting. Tasks may include staining, beach raking, storage clean-out, etc. A BBQ will take place following the work. Please come out and help our sponsor club keep this wonderful park clean!
BSRC Kids Fishing Day: May 20th Bozeman Sunrise Rotary Clubs Annual Kids Fishing Day at EGRA - Volunteer Details TBD
Project Healing Waters, a national organization that teaches disabled veterans how to fly fish is looking for volunteer guides in the Bozeman area on June 21, 22, and 23 and August 3 and 4. These are all wade fishing days, no boat needed. You do not have to be licensed guides, but need to have sufficient fly fishing skills to teach. Guide's lunch, gas money, and dinner will be provided, if they wish to eat with the veterans that evening. One benefit is that volunteers may find out about new places to fish! If you are interested in volunteering please let us know or contact Bob Frey, Montana Event Coordinator (406) 585-9235
Board Positions - The end of the Rotaract year is July 1, which means, it is time to start thinking about next years board positions: Treasurer, Secretary, Programs, PR, Membership, Service, Socials, President/Co/Vice. Check out the position descriptions. We will be asking for nominations at the beginning of May.
Instant Wine Cellar - Bozeman Noon Rotary Club is having a wine tasting fundraiser and "Instant Wine Cellar" raffle April 21st at the Holiday Inn from 5:30-8:00pm. Please come as either a guest or a volunteer! http://rotarywineevent.org
Canadian Rotaract Trip - Pacific Canadian Experience (PACE) is inviting six international Rotaractors to partake in a roundtrip that fosters global Rotaract ties and provides an authentic experience of Canada’s multiculturalism while facilitating international friendships. The trip will take place from August 24th to September 3rd, 2017. App. deadline isApril 30 at 23:59GMT. To learn more about PACE, please visitwww.rotaract5040.org/pace-trip
Join us at our sponsor clubs, BSRC, weekly meetings Friday mornings at 6:47 am at the Holiday Inn!
Keep passing along those Karma coins! #Karmacoin promotes recognizing good deeds and paying it forward!
See you soon!
Megan Bittinger Jill Bedessem
Bozeman Rotaract Club: A fun group of service driven, young professionals who are actively engaged with and serving the community.