As a Rotarian, one of the first things we learn about is The Rotary Foundation. We are told how much good it does in the world, and we should consider giving to The Rotary Foundation. Most Rotarians support The Foundation through a one-time gift, regular giving as a sustaining member, or through estate planning. But there are some that don't. Their reasons vary, but often it comes down to a new simple lack of knowledge of The Foundation and what it does. PDG Jerry Franklin s
Today, we heard from a remarkable young man, Matt Pearl. In his short life, Matt has endured more than most of us will in our lifetime. Matt's story is one of perseverance and resilience. Matt's life was saved by a bone marrow transplant. In the spring of 2017, Matt will be hosting a bone marrow registration drive at Westminster College. By increasing awareness and adding names to the registry, more lives can be saved. We will share more information the event gets closer.