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Tucson Presidio

Service Above Self

Lunch Meeting - Noon to 1pm the 1st & 2nd Wednesdays
Club Congress - Copper Room
311 E. Congress St. Tucson, AZ 85701
PO Box 23 Tucson, AZ 85702
Tucson, AZ
United States
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Welcome to Rotary Club of Tucson Presidio
August 15 - Tucson Presidio Rotary Meeting
 
This week's speaker: fellow Rotarian Don Jorgensen
of the Marana Rotary club and Human Factor Consulting
Don will be speaking about Shelterbox USA and his role as an ambassador for the program. 
 
BRIEF BIOGRAPHY
Donald G. Jorgensen, Ph.D., CEAP
 
Donald G. Jorgensen, Ph.D., CEAP is the owner of Arizona-based Human Factor Consulting. With over 25 years as a business owner and consultant in the areas of change leadership, conflict management, and behavioral health, Don helps bring out the best in leaders and organizations around the globe.
 
Don’s known for his humor and a straight-forward style as an international speaker and has been interviewed in the US, Ireland and China on alcohol & drug issues and crisis response.    
 
Don has authored numerous articles and books covering such topics as Children of Alcoholics and The Impact of Change. His “EAP Buyers Guide” has been adopted for use worldwide.
 
Dr. Jorgensen is past president of the international Employee Assistance Professionals Association, Greater Tucson Leadership and the Rotary Club of Marana. He is a Paul Harris Society member and currently serves as an Ambassador for ShelterBox USA.
 
Personal Notes: 
 
Don and his wife Kathy have lived in Tucson, AZ for over 30 years.
 
Don and Kathy have worked on humanitarian projects around the globe, including South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Brazil. 
 
Don is a cancer survivor, has completed 2 marathons and currently holds a 3rd Degree Black Belt.    
 
Don was recently honored with the “Lifetime Achievement Award” from the international Employee Assistance Professionals Association.
 
 
Tucson Presidio Rotary
Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 12 PM 
 
We've got an exciting month ahead of us. Two meetings, a tour of the Port of Tucson, and a mixer with the Pantano Rotary club.
 
To start it all off: We have a very special guest this week:  District 5500 District Governor Kirk Reed will be joining us as our guest and featured speaker. Read more about Kirk below.
 
Please plan to arrive between 11:45 - 11:55 AM to have time for food and socializing prior to beginning our meeting at 12 PM. 
 
Also, Stay tuned on the website and keep an eye out for club runner e-mails: We will be looking for attendees to the District Membership Seminar on Saturday, August 11, 8:30 to 12:00 noon, assistance with setting restaurants for the 2018 Passport, and additional volunteer events to come. 
 
Reminder: Going forward, we will be moving to meeting 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month (same place, same time.) 
 
See you Wednesday, August 1 at Hotel Congress!
 
Rotary Mixer - August 9, 5-7 PM at Sentinel Peak Brewery
 
The Pantano Rotary is hosting a Rotary mixer next Thursday. No fee, buy your own drinks at the bar and enjoy an evening with our fellow Rotarians and guests.  Details below. You can also visit (and like, and follow) the Pantano Rotary facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/PantanoRotary/
Mixer date is August 9th 5-7pm at
Sentinel Peak Brewery
 
Here is a link to the Facebook event page: August 9 Pantano Rotary Club Mixer
Wednesday, July 18th - Presidio Rotary Meeting
 
It's been a while - We've missed you!
 
Please join us tomorrow for a great meeting and opportunity to get back in touch with your fellow Rotarians.  Thanks to the July 4th holiday and the rehab last week at Hotel Congress, this will be our one and only meeting for July.
 
In addition to socializing, we will be presenting Youth on their Own (YOTO for short...) with the proceeds from our Valentine's concert fundraiser. 
Then, we'll have a surprise speaker from the Tucson Airport Authority to discuss on going development and plans at the Tucson International Airport. 
 
 
Also, please stay tuned on the website and keen an eye out for club runner e-mails: We will be looking for attendees to the District Membership Seminar on Saturday, August 11, 8:30 to 12:00 noon, assistance with setting restaurants for the 2018 Passport, and additional volunteer events to come. 
 
Lastly, thank you to everyone who completed the member survey. Results are in, and among other things, the majority of members would prefer spacing out our monthly meetings. Going forward, we will be moving to meeting 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month (same place, same time.) 
 
See you tomorrow at Hotel Congress!
 
 
Volunteers Needed - World Refugee Day - June 16, 2018. 
 
Tucson Presidio Club is again a proud sponsor of the 2018 World Refugee Day Celebration. 
 
Like last year, we will be sponsoring the photo booth AND volunteering at the Family Fun Festival from 12 PM - 2 PM. Our club members will be helping out however needed, most likely helping to distribute the celebratory cake (like previous years) as well as snow cones and popcorn. Feel free to show up 15 - 20 minutes early to help with set up and moving. We are looking for 6 -8 volunteers to cover the 12 PM - 2 PM time
 
Please RSVP to tim@habitationrealty.com so we can get an accurate volunteer count. Friends of Rotary are welcome!
 
The citizenship ceremony starts promptly at 10 AM in the auditorium. You can attend the ceremony and then meet up at noon to volunteer. 
 
Ceremony and Family Fun Festival will take place at Catalina Highschool 3646 E Pima St . <--Click for map/directions. 
 
More information can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/TucsonWorldRefugeeDay2018/
 
Sponsors
 
Club Board Members
President
President Elect
Treasurer
Secretary
Immediate Past President
Sergeant-at-Arms
 
 
 
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