Searching for Service

Searching for Service

Sundays 3-4 PM

A weekly show designed to help current and future Rotarians find purpose through service!

 

Searching for Service
Searching for Service

A weekly show designed to help current and future Rotarians find purpose through service!

Margaret Ganyo Executuve Direction of Children First

This week we interviewed Margaret Ganyo Executuve Direction of Children First about the work they are doing with Children.  Children First’s vision is that all kids in St. Louis Park get the care and support they need to grow up happy, healthy and successful in a thriving community. Find out more https://children-first.org/

Steve May – Edina Morningside Rotary Past President

Guest Steve May joined us to talk about how Rotary stepped up when they were called to support new Afghanistan refugees as they were arriving. We learn about Rotary’s role in supporting them. Steve talked about how he and other Rotarians had to listen and learn before they could know what they could do to…

William McNally- Executive Director with Harvest Pack

This week we interview William McNally Executive director of Harvest Pack. William share how he got inspired to create the non-profit to help people in the USA and in other countries get healthy food. We also discuss how Rotary has helped support the organization. William also shares how people can support the mission through service…

Nate Miller of Sleep In Heavenly Peace

Nate shares the story about how he got involved in making beds for children that don’t have beds.  His path to growing the chapter and stories of the impact the organization is having.  You can see more about the story in videos on the Facebook page https://m.facebook.com/SHPbeds/.  Nate also talked about how people can get involved. …

Meg Gammage-Tucker, PhD, CFRE CEO of National Eagle Center

We interviewed Meg Gammage-Tucker the CEO of the National Eagle Center.  She talked about her path to becoming the CEO at the National Eagle Center, her previous work and how the Eagle Center connects with Rotary.  She also shares information, history and how they are expanding the National Eagle Center currently.  To learn more about…

Steve Johnson head of our Rotary Global Grant District 5950

On this week’s show we spoke with Steven Johnson about Rotary Global grant program. Steve gives us some history of rotary and great data on how the grant programs impacts. Navigator ranks The Rotary Foundation in the top 10 in the world for efficient use of contributions. To learn more visit your districts Global Grant…

Jim Nelson Interview about the Rotary Honduras Service Trip

On this show we interview Jim Nelson from the City of Lakes Rotary club and former district governor of 5950. Jim just got back from a recent service trip to Honduras.  He talks about how they were able to leverage their fundraising to support great sustainable projects in Honduras.  He explains how water is vital…

Sutton McGraw

Sutton McGraw from Edina Noon Rotary club joins the show this week to talk about her recent service trip with her Rotary Club to Guatemala.  She shares great stories about her experience and the impact she saw from the service they provided.  They went down to Guatemala to assemble and provide water filters to places…

John Bodette

This week we interviewed John Bodette from Rotary Club of St. Cloud about PreK 4 Success and The Summertime by George free concert series. John share stories and information about how his club launch and grew PreK 4 Success.  You can learn more about this program here: https://portal.clubrunner.ca/50084/page/prek-for-success John also talked about The Summertime by…

Suzanne Kochevar

On this week’s show we interview Rotarian Suzanne Kochevar about Rotary Community Core @ Lake Street. After the murder of George Floyd, civil unrest and destruction of businesses in Minneapolis/St. Paul’s diverse Lake Street community created a difficult situation for Lake Street Business Owners. Rotary stepped in to help them get back to business, despite…