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Monday, 3 March 2008
PPRC Long-Range Goals Set

The theme and goals statements were the product of an 18-member Club Task Force that has discussed and debated content and language since last October. A copy of the complete language for approved Goals is included in the Documents section of Pearl Rotary's Clubrunner website. A presentation to Club members on the Goals is scheduled […]

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Monday, 3 March 2008
El Salvador, Costa Rica Projects Win PPRC Support

The El Salvador water project was approved last year in principle by the PPRC Board, but did not move forward due to issues needing further definition by the El Salvador sponsors. As a result of meetings at last month's Project Fair in Costa Rica, the PPRC representatives to the Fair -- President Ivy Nelson, Myron […]

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Tuesday, 11 December 2007
PPRC Member Survey- We're Good; We Can Be Better

Pearl Rotary members like a lot about their Club, but they can see areas for improvement, including providing more information to new members, refining content of Tuesday morning meetings -- and at the top of the list -- involving and connecting new members in all aspects of the Club, including leadership development, according to initial […]

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Tuesday, 11 December 2007
Pearl Board Approves Three New Members

Three new members of Pearl Rotary -- one of whom lives in the Pearl and another who works on the edge of the Pearl District -- were approved by Pearl Rotary Board at its November (8) meeting. These new members and three other PPRC members approved this fall received their membership orientation on November 17. […]

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Tuesday, 11 December 2007
Who We Are- A Balanced Club

Balance is a strong characteristic of Pearl Rotary's membership profile, according to a review of the Club's demographics and classification breakdown conducted by Club Secretary Paul Cathcart as part of PPRC's goalsetting process. Among 45 members who identified their Rotary classification, 13 came up in the general business (e.g., contracting, insurance) category, six in real […]

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Monday, 27 August 2007
Czech Student Arrived August 18

Barbora ("Bara") Kloubova, a 17-year-old Rotary International youth exchange student from the Czech Republic, arrived in Portland on August 18 to begin a full year in Oregon. Sponsored by the Pearl Rotary Club, she will attend Lincoln High School. Bara will be met at Portland International Airport by a delegation of Pearl Rotarians and members […]

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Friday, 27 July 2007
Aloha, Luau

Traditional Hawaiian-style roast pig and chicken will be featured at a summer luau set for August 23 to celebrate Pearl Rotary fellowship. The Club event will be held at the home of member Mike Rompa and will be underwritten by member Marc Dooley. Pearl Rotary members, spouses, family and friends are invited to attend the […]

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Friday, 27 July 2007
International Committee Agenda Updated

An Ambassadorial Scholar arriving from Japan, a Central American Project Fair set for Costa Rica, World Community Service projects in progress in Uganda and Mexico, and plans to help a community in El Salvador are at the top of Pearl Rotary's International Committee agenda, reports Dave Bangsund, the committee chair. Here's Dave's update on his […]

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Friday, 27 July 2007
Czech Student Arrives in August

Barbora ("Bara") Kloubova, a 17-year-old Rotary International youth exchange student from the Czech Republic, will arrive in Portland about August 20 to begin a full year in Oregon. Sponsored by the Pearl Rotary Club, she will attend Lincoln High School. Bara will have three host families, be involved with Pearl Rotarians including frequent attendance at […]

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