President’s Corner 7.23.18

President’s Corner 7.23.18

Good morning,

I hope everyone had a great weekend! I’m looking forward to seeing you all Thursdayfor our Second Membership Meeting of July. Our speaker will be Julia Kalinski, Director of Resource Development at Daniel Kids. She will be updating us on the visitation center at Daniel Kids, which was the beneficiary of our 2017 Black Tie Blue Jeans Gala. Julia will also be giving us information on our September service event that will be with Daniel Kids. Dinner will follow the meeting at The Bearded Pig.

Remember that guests are always welcome at our meetings, socials, and service events. 

Jordan Hollis

Rotaract meets at Hightide Burrito the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month. Mingling starts at 5:45 in the back room and the meeting starts at 6:30

Our next meeting will be this Thursday, July 26 at Hightide Burrito at 6:30pm. 

Community Service
Now – August 3: Stuff The Bus Drive

At our next meeting we will be collecting school supplies for Stuff The Bus. Donations will benefit United Way’s Full Service Schools and Achievers For Life initiatives. There is a suggested list of supplies here. We already collected a ton of supplies and I can’t wait to see how much we end up with!

August 18: Downtown Rotaract’s Drafts, Dogs, & Duuuval

Downtown Rotaract is hosting their annual fundraiser at Hyperion Brewing Company. Tickets are $20 each, and includes three beer tokens and food. All proceeds of this event benefit the Guardian ad Litem Foundation of Florida’s First Coast, an organization that advocates for the best interest of abused, abandoned, and neglected children of our community. Go here to purchase tickets. 

Membership Dues
It’s time to pay your dues for the year! Our treasurer, Matt Hieronimus, will be happy to take your payment electronically or in person Thursday. We can accept cash, card, check, PayPal, or Square Cash. Please reach out to if you have questions about dues.

Looking Ahead
Now – August 3: Stuff The Bus Drive
July 26: 2nd General Membership Meeting of July

August 9: 1st General Membership of August
August 18: Downtown Rotaract’s Drafts, Dogs, & Duuuval

September 1: Dues Deadline


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Jacksonville’s finest young professionals striving to enhance our community through the common bonds of service, friendship and professional development.

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