ANNOUNCEMENTS AND CLUB BUSINESS

 
1. George Hudson from the Burntisland/Kinghorn Fife Rotary Club (Scotland) exchanged trading banners with President Ed Shockley.
2. President Ed presented Terry Lubsen with a check for $500 to be used for the Sonora, MX microcredit projects.
3. Ron Knies spoke for Rodeo Chair Mike Cowan who was taking a much-needed rest from a very long weekend.  Ron thanked the 50 volunteers who participated - especially the spouses, friends and winter visitors - who made this fund raiser a success again this year. Sales were good ($25,000 gross?) but down some from last year due to cooler weather.The tip jar response was very strong.  More financial details later.
4. Bob Homann announced that there are lots of pictures of recent club events (Social, Golf, Rodeo) posted on the Club Runner home page. Check the right hand side at the top for a list and click on the album name to see the photos.
5. THE JOKER WAS FOUND!!  Ben Fellows drew the winning ticket and $10 and then proceeded to draw the joker. The pot was worth $464.50.  Congratulations Ben!