Rotary Club of San Mateo Sunrise      

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Welcome to our Club!

San Mateo Sunrise

Service Above Self

We meet Fridays at 7:30 AM
Crystal Springs Golf Course
6650 Golf Course Drive
Burlingame, CA , CA  94010
United States
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Rotarian Bycha tells us about drone technology and how he uses them in his business. He also talked about a number of new applications including taking medications to remote areas in emergency situations. He currently is teaching disadvantaged adults drone skills through his non-profit foundation aistudios360.org.

Ilana Shapiro tells us about her father and how his passing put her on a journey to raise money and form a charitable fund in his honor.
Here some of the participants of our New Year's open mic event. We heard some stories, learned some new things and generally had fun. The mimosas didn't hurt either.
We give holiday gifts to our servers at the Crystal Springs Golf Course for their fantastic service throughout the year and their help with our Bacon and Brew event.
Roxanne T. Jen tells us important information about estate planning and how to protect our families and loved ones.
 
We honor our Rotarian of the Month, Jerry Grainger, our club's Secretary who does a lot work behind the scenes.
Honoring our veteran members at our club social at The Melting Pot in San Mateo. Congrats to Ben and to our other vets that weren't able to attend.
Sergeant Glen Teixiera from SMPD tells us the ways to prevent property crimes from occurring to us.
Chris Ritzo RN tells about the role that hospice plays in our community. She works with Mission Hospice.
Naxielly Córdoba DC explains to us the importance of neurological health In relationship to medical problems and ailments that we might be having.
Mitone Griffiths from the Rotary Club of HMB is an Ambassador for Shelterbox. She told us about how they are used throughout the world in times of disaster and crisis to help those affected and in need.
At our meeting on Oct 7, Asst. Gov. Dave Bertini tells us about Rotary's focus to attract new members.
King Michael Wong, Past President of the Rotary Club of San Mateo Sunrise, was put on the spot with "ALL" kinds of questions at his official debunking event last Friday! Thank you King Mike for a great year!!
 
Our club participates in the SM Chamber's Bacon and Brew Festival. We man and operate the Bloody Sunrise (Mary) and Lemonade Sunrise booth. Many members and friends participated and some were working both days. Thank you for your hard work. It was a lot of fun, good exposure for the club and we even made a profit. Special thanks to Piazza's Fine Foods for helping us with supplies. Other photos are in the album here on the website.

What a great Rotary evening event. The wine tasting by La Honda Winery was fantastic. Thank you TinaMarie Romo and Larry for opening your home! Jake Bursalyan, Michael Wong, Jim Rochotte, Sylvia Lopez, Teresita Gutierrez Navarro, Monique Beaufort Davis and many others!!

Diane Borrison an advocacy chair for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network and a 10 year survivor gave us an overview of one of the most deadly cancers. She let us know what is being done to combat the disease and what we can do to help.
Richard Wexler from Points of Life tells us about Intelligent Aging.
The 2016-17 District Governor, Jeri Fujimoto, visits and addresses our membership.
Dave gets a pin.
Rotarian Beth Weisberg tells our members about the DISC system of personality characterization. It was a very interesting and informative presentation.
Kevin Skelly, the superintendent of the San Mateo Union High School District, updates us on the current state of the district.
Thursday San Mateo Concert Series in Central Park. Those that attended had a great time listening to Lost Dog Found.
Jon Kaufman for H2Open Doors tells us about their mission of providing clean water to underprivileged and devastated communities. He also told us about their upcoming projects to Nepal, Cuba, Morocco and Nicaragua.
 
Jim Rochotte is the Rotarian of the Month and is awarded by Mari. He receives a bottle of wine for his service for the month of July.
Jerry Grainger is honored for being the only remaining charter member since our club was founded 30 years ago. He receives a badge that recognizes him as a charter member.
President Jake and recent Past President Mike present a check to The San Mateo/Foster City School District and it was accepted by the Superintendent Joan Rosas. The money for this contribution came from the 2016 Color 5K.
 
 
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Speakers
Dawn McDaniel
Feb 24, 2017
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