Ed Shockley introduced Brian Vargas who is an applicant for a $1,950 scholarship from the Rotary Vocational Fund of Arizona to complete a phlebotomist training program at East Valley Medical College.  Brian was interviewed by Ed Shockley, Bob Homann and Bob Crow before the meeting.  On the recommendation of the interviewers, the club voted unanimously to approve sponsoring Brian to the RVFA who will receive his funding from that organization.
President Matt passed the President's gavel to Ed Shockley who will be our club president for 2016-17.  Both Matt and Ed spoke briefly about their leadership roles.
Matt receive a standing ovation for his excellent service and a plaque from Ed Shockley commemorating Matt's year of leadership.
Bob Benjamin won the drawing (2nd week in a row!) and $10 but drew the 10 of clubs.  The pot was worth $58 today.