The Rotary Club of Salinas has raised $2,000 to purchase ShelterBoxes for families that have be displaced by the Typhoon Haiyan disaster in the Philippines. ShelterBox was founded in 2000 in the small town of Helston in Cornwall, UK. ShelterBoxes deliver the essentials a family needs to survive in the immediate aftermath of a disaster. Each large, green ShelterBox...Read More
Information about Tenwek Hospital: Tenwek hospital was founded in 1937. It is located 150 miles west of Nairobi in the Bomet District of Kenya’s Rift Valley. The hospital is 100 miles South of the equator, but the climate is temperate because it is located at 6700 feet elevation. They receive about 55 inches of rain yearly. Tenwek is a 300 bed hospital providing...Read More
My Fellow Rotarians, Over the last few weeks, I’ve really enjoyed shaking things up a little bit and spending time interacting with our fellow Rotarians instead of having a traditional speaker’s program. The first opportunity was the very successful COG-led meeting and this past week we spent time talking about our club’s future. President-Elect Teri Belli...Read More
Tuesday, April 15th - Tuesday is April 15th, Tax Day! In order to smooth the pain of paying Uncle Sam his pound of flesh, Mark Kennedy has arranged for a little laughter and fun with comedian Dan St. Paul, a professional performer who promises to keep his material in the rated-PG environment!Read more
The Rotary Club of Salinas meets each Tuesday at noon at the National Steinbeck Center, located at One Main Street, Salinas, CA, 93901.
Guests must be accompanied by a Rotary member in good standing who will sponsor the lunch fee.Read more