Welcome to the Friendly

Westwood Village Rotary Club

Meetings Thursday noon @ Hillel at UCLA
574 Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90024
Except Fourth Thursday of the Month on Zoom

Mailing Address:  PO Box 24114, Los Angeles, Ca  90024
A 100% Paul Harris Club! UCLA Rotaract Webpage
  Tom Barron, Director-at-large Steve Day, President Nancy McCready and Nevin Senkan, International  
Jim Crane, Sergeant-at-Arms Benjamin Fisher, President Elect Diane Good, Youth and Vocational
Gordon Fell, Foundation Nancy McCready, Secretary David Stover, Community
Mark Rogo, Membership Terry M. White, Treasurer Marsha Hunt, Peace
Aly Shoji, Social Media    Ronald Lyster, Webmaster
April 18 - Steve Cooley @ Hillel
*Last Zoom Meeting*
April 18 - Steve Cooley @ Hillel
Steve Cooley was the Los Angeles County District Attorney from 2000 to 2012. At his 2000 swearing-in ceremony, he charged his over 1,000 prosecutors - including more than 300 District Attorney investigators and 600 clerical, technical and support staff - to "show no fear in pursuing the criminal element, but also be fearless in the pursuit of justice."  In 2010, Cooley won the Republican nomination for California Attorney General but lost that election in a close race to the Democratic nominee, San Francisco District Attorney Kamala Harris.
April 25 - PP Diane Good/UCLA Rotaractor Angel Fuentes
[@Persian Gulf - Hybrid Meeting]
PP Diane is just back from the Paris Marathon, and will share with us her experience.  Rotaractor Angel Fuentes will recap his adventure - the District 5280 Humanitarian trip to Equador.
May 2 - LTC Don D. Sheppard @ Hillel
Lieutenant Colonel Don D. Sheppard has served as the Professor of Military Science at UCLA since July 2023. He was born and raised in Alexandria, Louisiana. His awards and decorations include the following over a 17-year career: Bronze Star Medal, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (2OLC), Army Commendation Award (2OLC), Army Achievement Medal (2OLC), Valorous Unit Award, Meritorious Unit Commendation, National Defense Services Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal (2 stars), Iraqi Campaign Medal (1 star), Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, NATO Medal, Combat Action Badge, and the German Armed Proficiency Badge (Gold).
May 9 - Mark Casanova @ Hillel
Mark CasanovaMark Casanova is the Executive Director of Homeless Heathcare, Los Angeles (an organization for which our own presidnt Steve serves on its board).  "We help people who want basic health services and a path to housing."  A short sample of the people who are served can be viewed on the organization's website.
May 16 Dark - RI President Gordon McInally on Monday, May 13th at Beverly Hills Hotel
May 23 Club Assembly - Hybrid Meeting
May 30 Dark 
June 6 Domenico Fabrizi (UCLA Doctoral Student, Economics)
June 13 Officer Steven Salas (CHP Public Information Officer)
June 20 Wendy Caldwell (Tentative) - (UCLA Lecturer - Musical Performance)
June 27 DARK
April 20 - Westwood Cleanup
April 27 - Rotarians at Work Day

May 3 -
Dodger Baseball
May 3-5
- District Conference
May 13 - RI Pres. McInally's Luncheon
May 18 - District Assembly
May 19 - Sip and Sea @ Rose and Chris Gaynor's
May 25-29 - RI Convention - Singapore
May 30 - June 5 - Japan post Convention tour

June 22 - Demotion Party
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Past Presidents Rotarians of the Year Anniversary Books:
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Club Handbook
Rotary is a leadership organization made up of local business, professional and civic leaders who meet regularly to get to know each other, form friendships and, through that, get things done in our local community.  Rotary is the world's oldest and largest service organization (founded in 1905).