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Welcome to our Club!

Richmond Sunrise

Service Above Self

We meet Thursdays at 7:00 AM
Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel
7551 Westminster Hwy.
Richmond, BC  V6X 1A3
Canada
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Upcoming Speakers
Kathy Moir
Apr 27, 2017
Classification speech
Kal Mahal
May 04, 2017
Rotary Auction
No speaker
May 11, 2017
Extended SAA
No speaker
May 18, 2017
Gala discussion
Gavin Shoker
May 25, 2017
RYLA
 
Club Stories
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin April 13, 2017
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin February 16, 2017
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin June 30, 2016
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin April 14, 2016
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin April 7, 2016
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Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin March 24, 2016
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Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin March 10, 2016
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin March 3, 2016
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin February 25, 2016
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin February 18, 2016
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin February 11, 2016
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin February 4, 2016
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin January 28, 2016
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin January 21, 2016
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin January 14, 2016
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin January 7, 2016
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin December 3, 2015
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin November 19, 2015
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin November 12, 2015
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin November 5, 2015
Richmond Sunrise Club Bulletin October 29,2015
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin October 15, 2015
Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club Bulletin October 8, 2015
 
 
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Club Executives & Directors
President
Past President
President Elect
Secretary
Treasurer
Director Foundation
Director International Projects
Bulletin Editor
Director Fundraising
Social Committee
Youth Committee
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Speakers/Programmes
Director Mentorship
Director Public Relations
Director Membership
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Rotary News
Convention: Southern hospitality
The Atlanta Host Organization Committee is offering some good old-fashioned Southern hospitality at the Rotary International Convention from 10 to 14 June. It has planned a wide range of activities featuring everything from good food and music to inspiring tours of local landmarks. If it’s your first convention, these events are chances to meet fellow Rotarians from around the world, and if you’re an experienced convention goer, you can catch up with old friends. Hall of Fame baseball player Hank Aaron will host Rotarians for a “Strike Out Polio” night at the new SunTrust Park, where you’ll...
Member spotlight: The power of the press
When Teguest Yilma helped found the Rotary Club of Addis Ababa Entoto in 2002, she thought polio had already been eradicated from most of the world. But while Ethiopia had been free of the disease, Yilma was shocked to learn that new cases had started cropping up in surrounding countries such as Somalia. “I was thinking, it’s not possible, we can’t be free if the countries around us are not free,” she says. Yilma, the managing editor of Capital, Ethiopia’s largest English weekly newspaper, has brought a journalist’s skills to the fight against polio. She became vice chair of the Ethiopia...
Member interview: Writer sheds light on FDR’s right-hand woman
Battling breast cancer in 2000, Kathryn Smith found comfort pursuing her lifelong interest in Franklin D. Roosevelt. The more she read, the more intrigued she became with the 32nd U.S. president’s private secretary, Marguerite Alice “Missy” LeHand. “I thought, what a fascinating life she had because she was by his side through the polio crisis, establishing the polio rehabilitation center in Warm Springs and then after his return to politics,” she says. Smith, a past president of the Rotary Club of Greater Anderson, S.C., and a longtime newspaper journalist, turned that curiosity into a book...
The Rotarian Conversation with Ban Ki-moon
One of United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s earliest memories is of fleeing with his family into the mountains during the Korean War, his village burning behind him. His father and grandfather had to forage for food in the woods; his mother gave birth to his siblings away from anything remotely resembling a health facility. “I have known hunger,” he says. “I have known war, and I have known what it means to be forced to flee conflict.” The soldiers who came to their rescue were flying the blue flag of the United Nations. The UN provided them with food and their schools with books....
Culture: Life in the bike lane
Like a lot of us, I spent much of my childhood riding bikes, but fell out of the habit for a while. Forty years. Then my wife and I moved to New York, where cyclists risk their necks in a daily Thunderdome of cabs, police cars, firetrucks, double-decker buses, messengers on motorbikes, and delivery trucks backing around corners at 20 miles an hour. Not for me! At least not until my 50th birthday, when my metabolic furnace flamed out. Calories started going directly from beer bottle to beer belly. It was time to start exercising. Either that or give up Samuel Adams, and I couldn’t do that to...