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Porscha Johnson
November 5
Dan Vera
November 6
Michael Murray
November 9
Mary Sheehan
November 11
Veronica Gloria
November 11
George Mahoney III
November 13
Tim Brophy
November 17
Bret Mitchell
November 19
Troy Cicero
November 20
Brian Benton
November 26
Erin O'Brien
November 27
Thomas Phelan
December 10
Thomas Carstens
December 12
Join Date
Joseph Salmieri
November 3, 2015
3 years
Mary Jaworski
November 3, 1998
20 years
Keitaro Matsuoka
November 7, 2017
1 year
Philip Ferguson
November 7, 2017
1 year
Jake Mahalik
November 14, 2017
1 year
Marc Gorsch
November 14, 2016
2 years
Susan Bebar
November 20, 2013
5 years
Diane Cepela
November 21, 2017
1 year
Shawn Marconi
November 21, 2017
1 year
Rudy Mahalik, Jr.
November 26, 1985
33 years
David Thornton
November 29, 1994
24 years
Cornel Darden
December 5, 2017
1 year
Cheryl McCarthy
December 8, 2009
9 years
Erin O'Brien
December 8, 2009
9 years
Jeffrey Pierson
December 11, 2007
11 years
Mark Griglione
December 11, 2007
11 years
Mark Inserra
December 12, 2016
2 years
Megan Millen
December 12, 2017
1 year
Rich DeGrush
December 22, 1987
31 years
Thomas Carstens
December 29, 2016
2 years
Troy Cicero
December 29, 2015
3 years
Nov 20, 2018
Area Higher Education Series: Joliet Junior College
Nov 27, 2018
Active Shooter Training: How to Survive a Shooting Event
Dec 04, 2018
Area Higher Education Series: University of St. Francis
Dec 11, 2018
Jeff Pierson
Dec 25, 2018
Jan 01, 2019
Jan 08, 2019
The Bearded Sole Project
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Meeting Reminder NOV. 20, 2018

Greeters:  Cornel Darden &
Bret Mitchell
50/50 Raffle:   Jane Hopkins &
Ben Stortz
Pledge/Invocation:  Jane Hopkins
Menu:   Sliced Turkey w/Gravy
              Mashed Potatoes
              Green Bean Casserole
               Soup & Salad Bar
                Warm Dinner Rolls & Butter.
                Desserts & Drinks.
Sergeant-At-Arms:  Diane Habiger &
Jackie McTee
Program:  Komputers for Kids
Speakers:  Joel Rogers &
Hallie Brenczewski
Introduction:  Diane Cepela
Holiday Inn,
1471 Rock Creek Blvd.
Joliet, IL 60431                         
2019-'20 NOMINEES:
President Elect: Michelle Balog
President Nominee: Brian Cedergren
Secretary: Lauren Las
Treasurer: Marc Gorsch
Director: Nick Tyrell
Director:  Brad McCann
All stand for election at the
Annual Meeting on December 11th.
They'll join the following on your
2019-'20 Joliet Rotary Board:
Jeff Pierson, Immediate Past President
Jen Howard, President
Todd Koehl, Director
Mary Sheehan, Director

Upcoming Meeting Volunteers

Please seek substitute if you cannot
honor your assignment.
50/50 TIX
Nov. 27
Rich DeGrush &
Judy Mitchell
Jen Howard &
George Stuhr
Ron BrayMark Griglione
Dec. 04
Valerie Devine &
Kristi Mulvey
Mark Inserra &
Dave Thornton
Jen HowardTroy Cicero
Dec. 11
Diane DeVries &
Erin O'Brien
Mary Jaworski & 
Mary JaworskiJackie McTee
Dec. 18
Ed Dollinger &
Ann O'Neill
Nick Jaworski &
Jeff Tyner
Ken Mihelich Nick Tyrell
Dec. 25No MeetingNo meetingn/an/a
JAN 01No MeetingNo meetingn/an/a
JAN 08
Howard Ellison &
Sandy Perzee
Andy June &
Dan Vera

Nominate New Member

What a privilege it is to be a Rotarian!
Lead the way--Invite a guest and/or
Nominate a new member today!
Someone thought enough of you to invite you into the Club.
Each of us is charged with doing the same!
It's easy and it is the privilege of EVERY current member.
Start with an invite as a guest to lunch. If interested,
the application for YOU to nominate a potential
Joliet Rotary Club member is available in the
DOWNLOAD FILES section of the e-Wheel newsletter
and the Joliet Rotary Club website at
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2018-2019 Club Grants for Membership Development

The District Board has grants to support membership development. Clubs may complete a form for a new member promotion, event, etc. and request up to $250 as a match for the cost of the activity.   Multiple Club events may request up to $500.  Steps:  1) complete the top half of this form and submit to Upon submission of the request you will be informed of your grant status. 2) then hold your event. 3) complete a report of your event, bottom half of form by June 1, 2019 and submit to
Grants will remain available until all available funds have been designated.

Club Grants for Membership Development

Yours in Rotary Service,
Pedro Cevallos-Candau
District Governor 2018-2019

All Welcome to attend Board Meetings!

All Rotarians are invited to attend
the meetings of the Board of Directors.
These take place at NEW LOCATION
THIS MONTH:  Holiday Inn. 

TUESDAYS:  Nov. 27; 

Come see how your fellow members

manage the affairs of your Rotary Club.

Doing so counts toward your attendance stats.