Rotary Club of McKinney

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Club Information

Welcome to our Club!

Service Above Self

We meet Fridays at 12:00 PM
Ricks Chop House
107 N. Kentucky St.
McKinney, TX  75069
United States
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Rotary News
Nigeria reclassified as polio endemic
Nigeria reported three cases of wild poliovirus in the northeastern state of Borno in August of this year. Following the World Health Organization's confirmation of these cases, the country returned to the list of polio-endemic countries. The other polio-endemic countries are Afghanistan and Pakistan. These are the first cases detected in the country since July 2014, and while this news is disappointing for all Rotary members, we are confident that Nigeria can defeat polio. Rotary provided $500,000 to assist immediately with the outbreak response, and an emergency response plan has been put...
Rotary recognized on public television's 'American Graduate Day'
Rotary was recognized on 17 September on public television's fifth annual American Graduate Day program for its work with San Diego-based Monarch School, a K-12 school for homeless youth. The Rotary Club of San Diego, California, USA, was applauded for its work mentoring Monarch's students, keeping them on track to graduate, and helping the school to continue thriving during tough economic times. Monarch School CEO Erin Spiewak appeared as one of the show's guests, along with Monarch Alumnus Cynthia Valenzuela, who attested to the positive, life-changing experience Monarch School gave her and...
Practicing peace
Nations around the world will observe the International Day of Peace on 21 September, a date designated by the United Nations in 2001 as "a day of global ceasefire and nonviolence." Rotary's commitment to building peace and resolving conflict is rooted in the Rotary Peace Centers program, formed in 2002. Each year, the program prepares up to 100 fellows to work for peace through a two-year master's degree program or a three-month professional certificate program at university partners worldwide. Today, nearly 1,000 peace centers alumni are applying their skills — negotiating peace in conflict...
Charity Navigator upgrades Rotary Foundation’s rating
The Rotary Foundation has received the highest possible score from Charity Navigator, an independent evaluator of charities in the U.S. In the most recent ratings, released on 1 September, The Rotary Foundation earned the maximum 100 points for both financial health and accountability and transparency. The ratings reflect how efficiently Charity Navigator believes the Foundation will use donations, how well it has sustained programs and services, and its level of commitment to good governance and openness. In the previous rating, the Foundation had received 97 points.
eBay Live Auctions that benefit Rotary
Each month, eBay, the world’s largest auction website, selects a set of upcoming Live Auction events and donates a portion of all sales proceeds to Rotary. Only U.S. auction sales are eligible. See the schedule of September auctions.
 
 
Speakers
Sep 30, 2016
Misha Chapman
Relay for Live
Oct 14, 2016
Cynthia Izaguirre
WFAA News Co-anchor
Oct 21, 2016
Paul Grimes, McKinney City Manager
City of McKinney update
Oct 28, 2016
Ron Johnson; Stella Stevens
Student of the Month, Camp RYLA, and New Member Classification
Nov 04, 2016
Manmeet Padda, MD
Colon Cancer, Colon Screening, and Heartburn
Nov 11, 2016
Colonel Tony Wood, USMC (retired)
"Exit from Vietnam" Rotary Joint Meeting
Dec 02, 2016
Stella Stevens
Student of the Month
Dec 09, 2016
Cindy Johnson and MHS Choir
Christmas musical entertainment
Dec 23, 2016
Christmas Holiday
No meeting
Dec 30, 2016