Iowa City Noon Rotary

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Margaret Reese
2023-24 Club President



Every Thursday from 12 noon - 1 pm at The Elks Club in Iowa City, 637 Foster Road 

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Minutes - IC Noon Meetings

IC Noon Rotary 5.9.24

Our Meeting was called to order by President Margaret Reese
The attendees sang “Smile!”led by Rtn. Ray Muston with Rtn. Devin van
Holsteijn on keyboard.
Margaret reminded folks to get their dues form filled out and mailed. We now have the option to pay  by check or set up auto-deduction from your checking account quarterly and include your Rotary Foundation donation. She also congratulated Tara Minetos on being selected as a Corridor Woman of Influence for 2024!
Barb Thomas-Next week immediately after Rotary, Barb will host a Public Relations Committee meeting. She is seeking new members to help with social media posts, etc.
Brad Baldes-The golf fundraiser is well underway, and more teams are needed for the Monday, June 3 Ronald McDonald House fundraiser.
Linda Farkas-Linda reminded us that we send around 32 students to the Rotary International Youth World Affairs Conference, which is in Wisconsin this year.  Peter Gerlach is head of the Iowa City Foreign Relations Council and a guest lecturer at the University of Iowa. The conference will be joined by the Rotary International President-Elect.
Jim Merchant-The Rotary Heart Safe Campaign needs donors and volunteers. While Jim was in front of the group, he was recognized as a Paul Harris Fellow.
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