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83rd Annual Bell Ringing – December 14th

83rd Annual Bell Ringing – December 14th

Date/Time: Friday December 14th, 2018 11:30-1:00 PM RSVP Today! Location: Various Downtown Locations The Hilton Hotel is again partnering with the Rotary Club of Portland to help raise money for the Salvation Army on December 14, 2018! This will be the 83rd year we have done this incredible event! Bell ringers should pick up bells, vests and pots at the Hilton Hotel (921 SW 6thAvenue) between 11:00 and 11:30 AM in the Skyline Room (top floor) on that Friday. You will go to your spot from 11:30 AM- 1 PM and then will return to the Skyline Ballroom at the Hilton...

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Wells Fargo Leadership in Oregon – Dec 11th

Wells Fargo Leadership in Oregon – Dec 11th

Date/Time: Tuesday December 11th, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd fl Portland, OR Tracy Curtis is a Region Bank President for Wells Fargo & Company. An Executive Vice President, she is responsible for managing the customer service, sales and community involvement activities of nearly 800 team members at 74 bank branches in northern Oregon and southwest Washington. She has been in her current position since July 28, 2017. Prior to her current appointment, Ms. Curtis served as regional bank president for Oregon and S.W....

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District 5100 Governor – December 4th

District 5100 Governor – December 4th

Date/Time: Tuesday December 4th, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR Larry joined Rotary as a charter member of the Forest Grove Daybreak Club in 1991. He served as President twice, and 3 years as an Assistant Governor. After serving in Viet Nam in the Army as a Military Police officer, he began a 41-year career in public safety. 13 years as a police officer and the last 28 years as the Assistant Director of Washington County 9-1-1 retiring in 2015. He believes we must all be global citizens and chose Rotary his...

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Paving the Road to Peace – November 27th

Paving the Road to Peace – November 27th

Date/Time: Tuesday November 27th, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR The presentation will explain Rotary’s role in peacebuilding, and how the Rotarian Action Group for Peace is supporting the peace area of focus in Rotary.   ** Reem is currently the Executive Director for the Rotarian Action Group for Peace based in Portland, Oregon. She is also a Global Peace Index Ambassador for the Institute for Economics and Peace based in New York City, and a Rotarian at the Rotary Club of Portland, District 5100. She...

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Preventing Domestic Violence through Education – November 20th

Preventing Domestic Violence through Education – November 20th

Date/Time: Tuesday November 20th, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR Nick Guerrero, Community-based Programs Manager Raised by his feminist mother, Nick began his professional journey through volunteering with his university’s rape prevention education program in 1998. Since then, he has provided support and services to youth survivors of domestic and intimate partner violence, as well as to adults and members of the LGBTIQA+ communities. For the past 11 years, he has continued this work at Raphael House of...

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The Unique Role of the National Guard – November 13th

The Unique Role of the National Guard – November 13th

Date/Time: Tuesday November 13th, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Location: The Sentinel 614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor Portland, OR General Michael E. Stencel is The Adjutant General, Oregon. He is responsible for providing the State of Oregon and the United States with a ready force of more than 8,100 Citizen-Soldiers and Airmen, equipped and trained to respond to any contingency, natural or man-made. He directs, manages, and supervises the administration, discipline, organization, training and mobilization of the...

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