Recap from the April 1, 2024 Meeting.
Meeting run by: President, Megan Francis
Thought of the day: Megan Francis
Online Participation: We continue to offer a hybrid meeting each week. Members are invited to attend via Zoom or watch the recorded presentation anytime.
Welcome online members: Melanie Alexander, Kim Warren, Barth Donald
Happy News/Announcements:  All Happy News funds go towards our scholarship awards.
Steve Snider: Enjoyed the Martha Graham Dance Company from the Rotary ticket raffle.
Club News:
  • Follow the Rotary Club of Muscatine’s Facebook page, @MuscatineRotaryClub.
  • ACH forms are available for easy dues payment.
  • Mobile Food Pantry Volunteer Opportunity: Use the link below to sign up for the next Mobile Food Pantry on April 2.
  • April 13: Trivia Night for Sleep In Heavenly Peace. We are still accepting silent auction items.
  • Sign up for the Sleep in Heavenly Peace Bed Build event on Saturday, April 20. Shifts are 8:30-10:30 am or 10:30-12:30 pm.
  • Barth has been working with the City of Muscatine to secure trees for an Arbor Day tree-planting project. Rotary will match a $2,000 grant. Donald Consulting, CBI, and Rotary have committed $500. Looking to secure the rest, please talk to Barth. 
  • Steve set a date for the garage sale fundraiser. All proceeds will support Rotary projects. May 11th, 8 am-3 pm. Donations can be dropped off at Crossroads the week prior and will be held there. We will have a pricing event on May 10. See Steve and Lindsey to get involved.
            In recognition of Community College Month, help spread the word about the fantastic opportunities through MCC and EICC. Watch the upcoming Amazon Prime video.
Next Meetings: April 8th- Non-Profit update from Sleep in Heavenly Peace and Senior Resources Senior Center Project; April 15- Chamber Update; April 22- Alzheimer’s Association