Recap from the May 16, 2022 Meeting.
Meeting Run by President Nominee: Megan Francis
Invocation: Heather Morrison
If you are interested in getting on the list for invocation, Please reach out to Rick Gosney; at
Welcome Guests: Kent Nelson- CBI, and Nora Dwyer
Welcome New Member: Brad Bark
Happy News/Announcements:  This is a reminder that Happy News funds go towards our scholarships.
Micah Colbert- $5 for a joke. Lee Agency Blood Drive- looking to partner with other organizations to increase donations. Contact Micah with interest. Craig Utley-$5 Craig’s son graduated from ISU magna cum lade- major in Finance. Rebecca Paulsen- MPW hosted a great Business After Hours last week.  The next one is at Ruhl and Ruhl the 2nd Thursday of June. Please join us.  We also held a successful Ribbon cutting for Mailboxes and Parcel. Mike Wedell- Happy to be back from travels in Germany. International travel is hard since Covid. Frank Iliff- survived his UBER ride in Houston last week.  Megan Francis- The Muscatine Walk to End Alzheimer’s is returning on September 23rd on the River Front. Please consider starting a team.  June we are asking businesses to consider going purple for Alzheimer’s and Brain Health Awareness Month.
Club News:
Community Event:
  • May 26th is the first Almost Friday Fest. This summer, we are teaming up with HyVee as a food vendor for each Almost Friday Fest.  We will need 3-4 Volunteers to help at each event from 3:30-8:30 pm. We will split the event into 2 shifts- 3:30-6 and 6-8:30.  The Rotary Club will get 50% of the proceeds. Please see Megan Francis for more information or sign up for a shift.
Club Announcement:
  • The Board will be working on opportunities for our club to support Ukraine. More info to come.
  • We have two open board positions as of July 1st. Anyone interested is invited to talk with Naomi or any board member.
Justin Dwyer- Cambio App
Recent University of Iowa graduate. Co-founder and Chief Product Owner for Cambio.
Goal for this new app venture is to enable customers with credit scores below 650 to get ahead today, while building for tomorrow.
Living with bad credit is hard- 91 million adults cannot access affordable lending leading to higher spending in interest charges. 1/5 credit reports contain material mistakes. Camila helps detect mistakes on your credit report and helps rebuild credit faster.
Upcoming Meetings:, May 23rd- Rock Island Arsenal Update, May 30th No Meeting
Missed Last Monday’s Meeting? Enjoy the presentation reading listed below. 
Topic: Weekly Meeting
Date: May 16, 2022 11:42 AM Central Time (US and Canada)
Meeting Recording:
Access Passcode: Rotary#1