June 12, 2022

From the Club Blog
LUNCHEON MEETING HIGHLIGHTS  June 7, 2022:  Barry Posner and The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership and How They Make a Difference!
President-Elect Nominee Sunny Singh (Financial Services: Advising | PK Wealth Management) called the meeting to order at 12:15 PM and welcomed everyone attending either online or in person inside the Anzu Restaurant.
Visiting Rotarians and Special Guests
Today's Visiting Rotarians were Ryan Beil from the Rotary Club of Dallas and Narasimha Dwarakanath, an immediate past Rotary president from Bangalore, India. Andrés Vera (Entertainment | Self-employed) introduced his guests - John Ferguson and Dr. Amr Selim. Lynn Luckow (Development | introduced his guest - Sam Eriksmoen. Anita Stangl (Medical Services | Alliance for Smiles) introduced Mary Fermi; Mary will be inducted into our Club next week. Dan Joraanstad (Financial Services: Advising | Retired) introduced Caryl Ito, who happens to be a neighbor to both Dan and Bob Hermann (Information Technology: Administration | Retired UCSF). Other guests today were ALPS Program Manager Harmony Ma who attended via Zoom and today's speaker - Barry Posner who attended in person.
Upcoming Events
ROTARY LUNCHEON June 14, 2022:  Year-end Member Recognition and Awards Ceremony
Our 2021-2022 Rotary year is coming to a close, and President Mary is hosting an awards ceremony to recognize Club Members for their outstanding participation this year in achieving District 5150’s Excellence awards.
 Baby Showers for Homeless Prenatal Program: June 16, 2022
Join us at one or both of the Baby Showers at the Homeless Prenatal Program where we will give expectant mothers diaper bags filled with supplies. The party for Spanish speakers starts at 10 AM; the party for English speakers starts at 1:00 PM. REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.
MEMBERSHIP EVENT June 17, 2022:  Coffee and Conversation with President Mary Liu
President Mary Liu hosts “Coffee and Conversation” to provide an opportunity for new members to meet and a forum for all members to learn more about how to get involved in various Club activities and events.
SERVICE PROJECT June 18, 2022: Distributing Personal Safety Alarms to Asian Seniors
Volunteers (limited to four) needed to distribute personal safety alarms to 300 Asian Seniors. If you speak or know of someone who speaks Cantonese, Toisan, or Mandarin, that would be helpful but not required to volunteer. 
SERVICE PROJECT June 20, 2022: Delivering Meals for The Arc San Francisco
Drivers needed to pick up pre-packaged meals at The Arc San Francisco and deliver to individual residences of Arc participants who are experiencing food insecurity. Exact directions will be provided when you pick up the meals. Hand delivery of meals must occur between 4 PM and 5:30 PM in advance of the Monday Night Dinner Club with Friends Like Me via Zoom to be held on the first and third Monday of each month.
ROTARY LUNCHEON June 21, 2022: Celebrating President Mary Liu
It's time to thank President Mary for a job well done at this traditional luncheon. Come and find out what President-Elect Nominee Sunny Singh has planned to help us forever remember President Mary as we say THANK YOU at the last Luncheon Meeting of President's Mary's year as Club President.
No Meeting on July 5, 2022
In honor of the Independence Day holiday weekend, there is no Rotary Luncheon on July 5, 2022. Our first meeting for the Rotary year 2022-2023 will be held on Tuesday, July 12, 2022.
ROTARY LUNCHEON July 12, 2022: President Christopher Wiseman
In the first meeting of our Club's 2022-2023 year, incoming Club President Christopher Wiseman will introduce this year's Rotary International theme, Imagine Rotary, and what it means for our Club. He will also share his goals.