A Passion for Service

Rotarian Rev.Yolanda Whiten (2nd from right) traveled to India recently as part of a 60 member team of the AME Women's Global Initiative.The group, including 20 medical practitioners who provided health services and information, distributed sewing machines, Bibles, luggage, and awarded college scholarships.The next trip will be to Chennai in May.Although this trip was not partnered with Rotary, Yolanda brings a passion for service to our Club and is a fine reminder that our Rotary Club's most successful projects are those brought to our Club through our members.Please contact the International Committee for further information.

In the Right Lane to Guatemala

Bowling to raise dollars for the very special UM Rotaract Club's Spring Break service trip to Guatemala was a hit with Rotary and Rotaract members alike. There were no losers in these games, all in the name of having fun and getting ready for the special time coming up at the beginning of March.

Michigan Education 2015

Amber Arellano, Director of Ed Trust-Midwest, addressed the Club's January 14 meeting (presentation attached here; Q&A linked here.) about the Education Trust, a student-centered national organization that promotes high academic achievement for students at all levels, pre-K through college. Ed Trust-Midwest, its second state

KinderConcerts: music, motion...and Rotary!

Thanks in part to a grant from the Rotary Club of Ann Arbor, the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra offers five concerts twice a year in the Ann Arbor, Dexter, and Ypsilanti District Libraries. Here's a look over the shoulder of Fritz Kaenzig, principal tubist for the AASO and UM professor, as he performed a Totally Tuba concert with Kathryn Goodson and Gari Stein in Dexter recently.

It Was A GREAT Evening to be a Rotarian!

R.I. President Gary C.K. Huang came home to his alma mater on Friday evening, Dec. 19. Addressing a gathering of Rotarians from District 6380 and beyond, President Gary recalled coming from Taiwan to Ypsilanti in 1972 to enter EMU, his first trip to the U.S.

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