Are you between the ages of 25 and 40, and doing volunteer work that is impacting the community? Apply, or nominate someone you know! Deadline Oct 17, 2019. 

 
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Rotary Club of St. John's Northwest

St. John's Northwest

Service Above Self

We meet Tuesdays at 12:30 PM
Holiday Inn
180 Portugal Cove Rd.
St. John's, NL  A1B 2N2
Canada
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What's Going On?
Part of the proceeds from our Give Together Event held in April 2019 are going to Stella's Circle for their Clean Start Program. Clean Start is a commercial cleaning business that operates as a Social Enterprise. They help people with barriers to employment get back into the workforce. This $15,000 will be used to purchase commercial washer and dryers to expand their services; enabling them to wash the towels and sheets to clean Airbnbs.
A big Thank You to all our Sponsors and guests who attended our Annual Give Together Event as well as those that donated auction items. You made this donation possible. 
Pictured (l-r) Marlayne Hardy and Sarah Mills from Stella's Circle. Liv-Terese Martyn and Andrea Stack, Rotarians and Co-Chairs of this year's Give Together Event. Andrea Brocklehurst, President of the Rotary Club of St. John's Northwest (2018-2019 Rotary Year).   
 
Rotary St.John’s Northwest is pleased to announce the recipient of the 2019 exceptional service award is Peggy Roach of Torbay. Peggy was awarded for her long-term contributions to her community and to Newfoundland.

Peggy was honoured for her contributions influencing the volunteer sector of our province as an altruistic and tireless volunteer who has, over the years, contributed to the Red Cross, Health and Safety Council‘s, neighbourhood improvements, tourism, Save Our People action committee, family community supports, regional food support, various school and parish council‘s along with sitting on town councils, just to name a few.
 
Peggy was nominated by three of her peers along with our very own fellow Rotarian Art .

 
Planning is well underway for #RotaryNWGiveTogether - thanks to our sponsors thus far:
Presenting Sponsor - KPMG
Diamond Sponsors - DC Design House, Igloo Lake Lodge and Coast 101.1
Platinum Sponsors - Canadian AV, Diamond Design, The Telegram and CIBC Wood Gundy
Gold Sponsor - By Sharpe Design
 
Ever wonder where our containers filled with materials end up? This is the school library in Tshelanyemba, Zimbabwe. The librarian sent this photo to show how they’re using the desks, chairs, filing cabinets and books that were on the last container! Many thanks to everyone involved!‬ Whether donors, sorters, packers or fundraisers you have all made a huge impact on the lives of the people in this community. 
left-right: Josh Smee, President Andrea Brocklehurst, Maureen Murphy (Aidan Maloney's daughter), Nikki Carew
 
The 2018 Aidan Maloney Young Professionals Award was presented at our November 20th meeting. This year's recipients are Nikki Carew and Josh Smee. 
 
Nikki is a financial services specialist with East Coast Mortgage Brokers, is Director of Newfoundland for the Mortgage Broker Assoc. of Atlantic Canada and Chair of Brokering Wishes NL, a charity which raises funds to enable wishes through Make-a-Wish. She has been recognized as a Woman of Influence and a "Top Gun" by her profession and is an active community volunteer.
 
Josh is Provincial Expansion Coordinator at Choices for Youth, a charity providing services for homeless and at-risk  youth; chairs the Board of the St. John's Farmer's Market Cooperative and is Past Chair of Happy City St. John's. Josh is also part of the musical community - serving on the Board of the Tuckamore Festival and singing in the Philharmonic Choir of the NSO and the Quintessential Vocal Ensemble.
 
Congratulations to Nikki and Josh.
 
 
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Speakers
Charlene Johnson
Oct 15, 2019
NOIA
Meeting Cancelled
Oct 22, 2019
Johanna Klade
Oct 29, 2019
Our inbound Youth Exchange student from Austria
Jason Brown, CEO
Nov 05, 2019
YMCA of Newfoundland and Labrador Update
Lyndsey Hynes, Engagement Coordinatoir
Nov 12, 2019
Go-Getters
Bruce Templeton & Board Nominations
Nov 19, 2019
"Santa, we will sue you"
Aidan Maloney Young Professional Award
Nov 26, 2019
Presentation
President Kerry
Dec 03, 2019
Election of Board for 2020-21
 
Club Executives & Directors
President
President Elect
Treasurer
Secretary & Vice President
Director of Community Support
Director of Club Administration
Director of the Rotary Foundation & International Service
Director of Youth Service
Past President
Director of Fundraising
Director of Membership
Director of Public Relations & Communications
Director of Service Projects
 
Rotary Music Festival
 
Gala Dinner & Auction
 
 
 
 
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