2019 murrieta rotary speech contest winners smMurrieta Rotary’s Four-Way Test Speech Contest held at the Murrieta Valley Unified School District Headquarters, saw a repeat win by last year’s winner Olivia Chmiel. Olivia was a freshman at Great Oak High School when she won last year’s contest; this year she’s a sophmore and again a strong contender. Olivia competed in the Rotary District 5330 Four-Way Test contest on Saturday, April 27 and placed second.

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Three Local High Schoolers Win in Murrieta Rotary Music Contest

murrieta rotary music contest winnersThree local-area high school students took top prizes in Murrieta Rotary Club’s annual music contest held on Tuesday evening, Feb. 12, at the Salvation Army Murrieta Community Center. Winners in the contest will move to Rotary District competitions this spring.

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Murrieta Rotary Honors Six With Vocational Service Awards

vocational service awardsThe Rotary Club of Murrieta awarded Vocational Service Awards to a City of Murrieta fire captain, a police dispatch supervisor, a Murrieta Valley Unified School District elementary teacher and three nurses during a luncheon, Monday, January 28. The annual awards luncheon was held at the Loma Linda University Medical Center Murrieta’s Professional Office Building and was attended by elected officials, community and business leaders.

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Rotary Club of Murrieta Presents Four Heroes

2018 FOH HeroesThe Murrieta Rotary Club’s annual Veterans Lunch, held adjacent to the Field of Honor today, included the presentation of four Hero Awards. Hero Awards have been presented for the past four years, going to those who are examples of “Service Above Self.”

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2018-19 Murrieta Rotary Officers, Directors Take Office

2018 2019 Murrieta Rotary OfficersJann Gentry took office Monday, July 1, to serve as President of the Rotary Club of Murrieta for the 2018/19 Rotary year, succeeding Vickie Ashmore. A commercial photographer and professional writer, Jann publishes in magazines, books and brochures, and creates fine art designs and portraits for framed décor. She has been a member of the Murrieta club since 2003.

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Murrieta Rotary Awards $8,000 In Grants To Local Schools

2018 Read 180 DonationRotary Club of Murrieta has granted 11 teachers in the Murrieta Valley Unified School District more than $5,000 in grants for special equipment and materials for use in their classrooms. In addition, the Club has awarded $3,000 for the District’s Read 180 program. The Rotary’s Clubs annual grants to local schools are made possible through the support and fundraising it does for the annual Murrieta Field of Honor and Patriots Ball, held during Veterans Day week. Click here to read the press release.

Our Leadership

Gentry, Jann
Dobens, Jacqui
Bodemer, Robert R Jr.
Youth Services Chair
Dozier, Linda Gail
Public Relations Chair
Nickerson, Jeffrey C.
Carper, Craig
Rotary Foundation Chair
Donahoe, Francis C.
Membership Chair
Ficke, Lou Ellen
Club Admin Chair
Stromsoe, Mike
Membership Chair
Fisher, Amy
Club Service Chair
Yanoschik, Jim
Community Service Chair
King, Lawrence
International Service Chair
Lawlor, Jody
Vocational Service Chair
Steele, George H.
Club Executive Secretary
Brown, Mary
Assistant Governor

Upcoming Speakers

The Murrieta Patriots Ball committee that will meet monthly on the second Monday of the month starting next Monday, March 11th at 5:30 pm at my office. This is your opportunity to shape our next ball. Please join us. We need your help!
Mar 11th 2019 at 5:30 pm
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