Zoom Meeting April 24, 2020
HOW DO YOU GET ZOOM:  You don’t need to download anything and it costs you nothing to participate. You will receive an invitation from President Pat by email that gives you the time of the meeting. When that time arrives you simply click on the link in the email and it will take you to the meeting. You will be asked a couple of questions with clear prompts and after responding you will be added to the meeting and see everyone participating.  We are making use of all security procedures we are capable of providing.
WHEN DOES THE MEETING START? Here is the schedule:
1. At 12:15 pm the Zoom room will be available for those that want to log on early and just see what things look like.
2. At 12:25 pm the meeting will be called to order
3. At 12:30 pm Invocation & Patriotic Song
4. At 12:57 pm we will introduce our speaker.
5. Speaker starts at 1:00 pm.
WHO IS THE SPEAKER AND WHAT IS THE TOPIC? Our speakers for this week will be our own Teresa Kmetz, President at Capital Area United Way and Michelle Lantz, CEO of Greater Lansing Food Bank.  Their topic will be:  "Current State of Community Services Efforts".
FOLLOW UP. Later this week you will get a meeting invitation which will include a live link that gets you into the online meeting. Please keep your microphone muted when you are listening.  Be aware of the lighting in your room, a well lit room with natural light if possible.  Please feel fee to use Chat throughout the meeting.  If you have questions for the speaker, ask them through Chat.
Rotary Code of Conduct

ImageAS A ROTARIAN, I will

  1. EXEMPLIFY the core value of integrity in all behaviors and activities
  2. USE my vocational experience and talents to serve in Rotary
  3. CONDUCT all of my personal, business, and professional affairs ethically, encouraging and fostering high ethical standards as an example to others
  4. BE FAIR in all dealings with others and treat them with the respect due to them as fellow human beings
  5. PROMOTE recognition and respect for all occupations which are useful to society
  6. OFFER my vocational talents:  to provide opportunities for young people, to work for the relief of the special needs of others, and to improve the quality of life in my community
  7. HONOR the trust that Rotary and fellow Rotarians provide and not do anything that will bring disfavor or reflect adversely on Rotary or fellow Rotarians
  8. NOT SEEK from a fellow Rotarian a privilege or advantage not normally accorded others in a business or professional relationship
Rotary District Matching Program
This matching program is to help our members reach their next Paul Harris or your first by matching the money needed to reach that level.  You make a contribution of half the amount needed to reach the next Paul Harris, make sure Cathy has your donation.  A form will be completed so the District will match your contribution with the available points.  The "Earn a Reward" Points Match Challenge will continue until May 31, 2020, or until the pool of donated points is exhausted.
IF you donate via credit card, please email your receipt to Cathy to insure your matching funds.
We normally do our Paul Harris appeal in April, but we didn't want to miss out on this opportunity.  If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask: or Paul Harris Chair, Donna Gardner,
New Member Proposed

The following proposed member has emailed their application to the office.  If anyone has a comment on this proposed member please forward it in writing within ten days to the Rotary office, before approval by the board of directors.  Thank you,

  • Ginger Koester, Development Director for the Boy Scouts of America, sponsored by Marilyn Costigan
May 01, 2020
"A Centennial Year"
May 22, 2020
May 29, 2020
at the Country Club of Lansing
Jun 12, 2020
at the Lansing Center
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Rotary Club of Lansing
P. O. Box 13156
Lansing, MI   48901-3156
Meeting Responsibilities
Chair of the Day
Lillie, Janet
Lynch, Linda
April Birthday Chair
Bahar-Cook, Rebecca
Sanborn, Diane
Adams, Timothy
Chair of the Month