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John L. Porro
2017-2018 President 
 
 
Rotary Club of Coral Gables, Florida
 
UPCOMING MEETINGS
 
Meeting Location:  HYATT REGENCY CORAL GABLES 
                                50 Alhambra Plaza, Coral Gables, FL

Meeting Details:     Thursday, November 2, 9, 16, Luncheon,
                                12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
                                Thursday, November 23,
                                HAPPY THANKSGIVING
                                Community Service at Chapman Partnership
                                (See details below)
                               Thursday, November 30, Breakfast,  
                               7:15 AM  - 8:30 AM
                            
Cost:                      $28 per person at the door for luncheons,
                              $25 for cocktail events (cash bar) and breakfasts.
 
Mailing Address and  E-Mail
PO Box 14-1446, Coral Gables, FL 33114-1446
rotarycoralgables@gmail.com
 
President John Porro welcomes you to the Rotary Club of Coral Gables.  The Rotary Club of Coral Gables was chartered in 1946, and is one of 32,000 Rotary clubs with 1.2 million members in over 200 countries. Rotary is an organization of business and professional leaders united worldwide who provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in their local communities and around the world.
The Rotary motto is Service Above Self.

All Rotary Clubs engage in fund raising for local and international service projects and support The Rotary Foundation. Since 1947, The Rotary Foundation has awarded more than US$1.1 billion in grants, initiated and administered by local Rotary clubs. Rotary is best known for Polio-Plus, the 20+ year program to eradicate polio worldwide. Since the program began, 2 billion children have been immunized and polio has declined 99%. Rotary is committed to a polio-free world.

   
NOVEMBER 2017 PROGRAMS 
Thursday, November 2, 2017, Luncheon, 12:15 PM, Hyatt
SPEAKER:      J. Dwight Hill, Chairman, Friends of WLRN
PROGRAM:    The Impact of Public Media on South Florida

Thursday, November 9, 2017, Luncheon, 12:15 PM, Hyatt
SPEAKER:      Chris Gould, Managing Director
PROGRAM:    Jungle Island's $60 Million Dollar Upgrade

Thursday, November 16, 2017, Luncheon, 12:15 PM, Hyatt
SPEAKER:        Ryan Phillips, NBC Meteorologist
PROGRAM:      Providing TV Weather Service to South Florida

Thursday, November 30, 2017, Breakfast, 7:15 AM, Hyatt
SPEAKER:      TBA
PROGRAM:    

 
NOVEMBER 2017 EVENTS 
Monday, November 6, 2017, 5:00 PMInternational Meeting, John Martins,
Contact  Yoli Woodbridge, ywassociates@bellsouth.net.

Monday, November 13, 2017, 5:30 PM, Membership Meeting, 2655 Le Jeune Road, Conf.
Rm. 1, 5th Floor. Contact David Mitchell, mitchellesq@aol.com.

Saturday, November 18, 2017, 1:00 - 3:00 PM, Veterans Bingo, Veterans Hospital, 
Contact  Yoli Woodbridge, ywassociates@bellsouth.net
  
Monday, November 20, 2017, 5:00 PM, Foundation Board Meeting, 2655 Le Jeune Road,
5th Floor, Conference Room 1. Contact John Porro at john.porro@lpl.com.
 
Monday, November 20, 2017, 5:30 PM, Club Board Meeting, 2655 Le Jeune Road, 5th Floor,
 Conference Room 1. Contact  John Porro at john.porro@lpl.com.
 
Thursday, November 23, 2017, 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM, Serve Thanksgiving Dinner at  Chapman Partnership for the Homeless, 1550 N. Miami Avenue. Contact Sally Baumgartner, sallybsez@yahoo.com.
 
 
 ROTARY INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION
June 10-14, 2018, Toronto, Canada
REGISTER: www.riconvention.org
 
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