Posted by Shanti Landon on Jun 16, 2019

The Foundry presented with $2,000 and more Paul Harris awardees!

Rotary was honored and privileged to present Anglin Baker of the Foundry with a $2,000 check to support their programs for youth.

Paul Harris awards given to:
  • Keith Bergavin PH
  • Vic Freeman PH+3
  • Kristine Mollenkopf PH+5
  • David Cesio PH+1

Eric Long from The Salt Mine shared his personal story

Eric Long described his humble beginnings as the child of an unmarried teenage mom and his journey to becoming a church pastor and advocate for others who are struggling. 

Deryl Wallace of the American Cancer Society shared her story as well

Deryl works with President Caron at the American Cancer Society (ACS).  She is a three-time cancer survivor and described the many opportunities available to volunteer with ACS.  Road to Recovery is one we could participate in and involves driving patients to their appointments.
Few more notes from the meeting:
  • We had the Lincoln Rotary Club Foundation meeting, electing Cheryl Nichols, John Quigley and Susan Elliott as new Trustees for a 3-year term.   
  • Colleen Knight has been selected to sing the national anthem at the Lincoln 4th of July festivities!