• Carol update: she applied for a work permit and a Kenyan alien ID; she was too old for the ID, says the computer. She challenged and did get it. This will make it easier to enter Kenya after traveling abroad. Three days ago she got her own car, a Toyota Vanguard, 4 wheel drive.
  • 9Health Fair: Rotarians (and others), please go to the website; click on the “login” at the top right of the page; go to Platte Canyon High School Health Fair site to see the jobs that need to be done (with a brief description of the job---for more info, call Charlotte, 315-730-8121). Volunteers will get a 20% discount for their lab work, if they wish to do labs. Everyone needs to arrive at the site by 7am to get oriented and ready for clients. Charlotte is still working on set-up/take-down day/time. Thanks, all.
  • Leadership Evergreen: Go to the September Lifestyles or to sign up if you are interested in participating. The cost is $550.
  • District webinars are free: Go to the District Website to sign up or contact Marlis for assistance. There are a variety of topics.
Board Report:
  • Approved a new dues structure: all members will pay $90/quarter (this leaves a little financial cushion for the Club for 2020-21). Invoices will be sent out for the 2nd quarter from Lee, treasurer in October. Please pay your 1st quarter dues asap, if you have not already.
  • The Budget was approved. Request a copy of the budget from Marlis, if you would like that information.
  • Angela contacted all peach sale purchasers. Mark gave Angela a letter to acknowledge receipt of donations in lieu of returning checks. To date, donations total: $5925! Angela continues to reach out to folks who have not stated their intentions about donating their peach money.
  • We are will not meet September 29---a social is being planned: More information to come. Likely date: Sunday, October 4.
  • We have raised $640 for personal care products for girls in Kenya. Leonor will post the link on the Conifer Rotary Website.
  • Wes reports on all the excellent athletic achievements of Conifer High School Students. Conifer teachers are doing a wonderful job keeping all the kids and virtual-studying kids on track for the year. In addition, grab and go meals are still being provided to all children via Jefferson County Schools.
Conifer Town Hall Meeting, (virtual) next Wednesday, September 23, 7pm. Contact Angela to find out how to get the link for the meeting.
  • The Foundation Annual Report and Election:
Wes Paxton, Chair of the Conifer Rotary Foundation.
  • Election: Angela, Suzanne, Mark
Grant Applications to come as soon as we have the final report Foundation Budget. The grant applications will be due October 20, 2020.
Guests: Carol Carper, from Kenya