Hello everyone! If you missed the meeting (every week on Tuesday from 7:10 – 8:00 PM in Giedt 1002), you can sign up for events through the links in this newsletter.
Interested in learning more about a directorship or want to help out? Join a COMMITTEE! Sign up HERE and we will contact you!
Remember to join our Facebook group!
SELFIE CHALLENGE: Spring is here! I’m so excited, I wet my plants. Be one with nature this spring time, take a selfie with some flowers. Submit entries on our FB group, Instagram, or email them to [email protected]. Dont forget to tag @davisrotaract or add the #crcdavis
WEDNESDAY, 5/11-FRIDAY, 5/13 Pocky Stick Sales, 10AM-3PM hourly shifts, MU Tables
Sign up for a shift or two to help sell the delicious pocky sticks we made, while hanging out with some of your favorite people! SIGN UP HERE
FRIDAY, 5/13 Oz Korean BBQ Fundraiser, 11AM-10PM, Oz Korean BBQ Elk Grove Location
All you can eat, grill-it-yourself Korean BBQ. Need I say more? Come out to the Elk Grove Oz location this Friday the 13th to treat yo’self to some amazing food at our fundraiser! You must present a flyer to the cashier.
FRIDAY, 5/13 FAF: Baby Packs, 4PM-6PM, Wellman 106
What’s up everyone! Back at it again with Baby Packs this Friday! We’re going to continue sewing baby bibs and caps for care packages being sent to mothers with newborns in Brazil. If you don’t know how to sew, don’t worry, we got you!
SUNDAY, 5/15 Gag Award Nominations, Due 11:59PM online
Hey guys! Categories for the end of the year gag awards have been voted on, so now it’s time to nominate people! Nominations close on Sunday, May 15 at 11:59PM. Voting and winners announcements will take place at the banquet. NOMINATE HERE
MONDAY, 5/16 Board Meeting, 10PM, 2nd Floor of the MU
Come out to the Board of Directors’ weekly board meeting! If you have applied for a board position for next year, it is especially helpful to come find out what exactly we do and how we conduct club business!
FRIDAY, 5/20 FAF: Baby Packs, 4PM-6PM, Wellman 106
What’s up everyone! Back at it again with Baby Packs next Friday too! We’re going to continue sewing baby bibs and caps for care packages being sent to mothers with newborns in Brazil. If you don’t know how to sew, don’t worry, we got you!
SATURDAY, 5/21 Rotary BBQ, 11AM-8PM hourly shifts, Central Park Davis
Hey everyone! One of our biggest service events is coming up! The annual Rotary Barbecue in Central Park, hosted by the Davis Rotary Clubs and the Campus Rotaract Club, is a major fundraiser for the youth groups in Davis. There will be many time shifts, each one having different types of jobs such as setting up, working at stations, serving food, and cleaning up. Volunteers are required to work a minimum of two hours, but volunteers who work three or more hours get a free meal! Please wear your Rotaract shirt if you have one 🙂 Rides will be provided. SIGN UP HERE
SUNDAY, 5/22 End of the Year Banquet, 6:15PM-9PM, Putah Creek Lodge
Celebrate the great year we’ve had in Rotaract at our End of the Year Banquet. Tickets are on sale now at $10 for paid members, $25 for non-members. If you’d like buy a ticket, please see Kaylee or Stephanie. We accept cash, check, Venmo, or online payment through Universe. Please fill out the google form so we can generate a guest list. SIGN UP HERE
Pick up a new hobby! How about reading? Here are some of ProDev’s recommendations:
Naked Economics by Charles Wheelan
Originals by Adam Grant
The McKinsey Way by Ethan Raisel
Be a PAID MEMBER or BUY A SHIRT! Find a Finance director (Stephanie or Kaylee) at the meeting to pay. Shirts are $15 and membership is $20 for one whole year!
This year’s shirt! What screams “Davis” more than a squirrel on a bike?
How the point system works for membership: You get one point for every event you go to, and an additional point for every hour of service completed. So if you attend an event at the Mondavi Center, you receive 1 point. Working there for four hours means an additional 4 points for a total of 5 points!
ONE POINT: Rotaract Red
• Eligible for weekly raffle
• Eligible to apply for a Board of Director position in the future
• Personal Resume and Interview help
• Invitation to End-of-Quarter Members only social
TEN POINTS: Silver Level
• Lapel Pin
• Guaranteed Spot to Winter Retreat
FIFTY POINTS: Platinum Level
• Certificate of Accomplishment
• Recognition of Achievement in end of the quarter slideshow
• Special Surprise! (TBA at a later time)
Join a COMMITTEE! Learn about the ins and outs of a directorship (or all six) and work closely with the director(s). You will be able to gain experience, offer suggestions, and even run your own events. Sign up HERE and we will contact you!
Join a FAMILY! We’ll put you in a family with other members and you will get to know everyone better, go to events together, and try to get more points than other families! Sign up HERE.
WEEKLY SELFIE CHALLENGE:Take a selfie with whatever/whoever we choose that week and post it on the Facebook group or Instagram. Remember to tag us on Instagram @davisrotaract so we see it! Winners will be chosen weekly and will win a prize! Winners must be present at the meeting to receive the prize.
SUGGESTION OX: Have suggestions or comments? Send them to us HERE. All responses are anonymous.
For information on the club, who we are, and the board of directors,check out our website!
Join our FACEBOOK group to see updates, reminders, and to post your own questions or suggestions! Post your weekly #selfiechallenge submissions in the group so we can all see your pictures!
Follow us on Instagram for pictures of events and to see what our weekly Selfie Challenge submissions! Take a selfie with whatever/whoever we choose and post it on Facebook or Instagram! Make sure to tag @davisrotaract!