Joint Fundraiser – Summerlin Rotary Club’s Toast to Spring

Joint Fundraiser – Summerlin Rotary Club’s Toast to Spring The Summerlin Rotary Club is conducting a Toast to Spring fundraiser and enlisting our club’s help! Raffle tickets are on sale for some vin-tastic prizes. The Rotary Club of Las Vegas Red Rock will receive 40% of proceeds from every ticket our club sells. See flyers below for details and contact a member of the club today to purchase raffle...

BODTS RECAP: Interesting Tidbits All Rotary Members Should Know

BODTS RECAP: INTERESTING TIDBITS ALL ROTARY MEMBERS SHOULD KNOW Submitted By: Karen Schneider I had the pleasure of attending the Board of Directors Training Seminar (BODTS) for NV on Saturday, March 12th. I found that the training was not only applicable to incoming Rotary Club board members, but could also be considered for one’s participation in professional and other organizational capacities as well. Every Rotary member should have a basic understanding of how the board that governs their club operates. The presenters, Dennis Franklin and Roy York, did a marvelous job leading the training; below are some interesting excerpts from their presentation that members really ought to know… What is the main function of the Board of Directors? To GOVERN! The buzzword of the seminar was GOVERN…collectively and individually, board members are legally and morally responsible for the activities of the organization. What’s the difference between a Club’s charter, constitution, and by-laws anyway? The CHARTER designates the Club as a member of Rotary International and defines the relationship between the Club and RI. The CONSTITUTION provides a model framework for Club operations. The BY-LAWS are designed to provide additional guidelines for managing your Club. What are the responsibilities of being a Board member?   Responsibilities include determining the Club’s mission and purpose, supporting the President and reviewing his/her performance, ensuring effective organizational planning, ensuring adequate resources, managing resources effectively, determining and monitoring the Club’s programs and services, enhancing the Club’s public image, serving as a court of appeal, and educating all Club members as to the responsibilities of the Board. Where do Robert’s Rules of Order come from? These came...

Putt Polio Goodbye at the 2nd Annual Putting For Polio Fundraiser

The Rotary Club of Las Vegas Red Rock invites the community to help Putt Polio Goodbye during the 2nd Annual Putting for Polio Fundraiser on March 13, 2016. The event will take place at Angel Park Golf Course’s 9-hole putting-only course. Tee times are available for 2 p.m. 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. Tickets are $10 for students, $25 for individuals and $80 for a team of four. Raffle tickets are also available for $10, need not be present to win. Can’t attend but want to support? Please consider buying a raffle ticket or making a donation online. For event info, tickets, raffle tickets or to make a donation visit www.puttingforpolio.org. Help spread the word! Download the event flyer to share via social media, text, email, etc. here: PuttingForPolioFlyer Download a 2UP printable version of the event flyer to pass out to friends, colleagues, family members, other Rotary clubs, etc....

Mileage vs. Polio

Mileage vs. Polio District Governor Randy Pote is continuing his efforts to raise money for polio eradication with a new district fundraiser for the second half of the year – Mileage vs. Polio. Download the participation form via the link below for more details! Miles vs. Polio Participation...