Thank you, Dr. Stephen Robertson for the very interesting education on the digitizing of American history and increased accessibility of American libraries online. What a great resource to have developed right here in our back yard at GMU! chnm.gmu.edu ... See MoreSee Less
We had a frightening education today about childhood sexual trafficking. Louise Babirak is the author of a novel called Shadow Children detailing the horrendous practices that happen right in our backyard. It is a disturbing and growing trend. (2 photos) ... See MoreSee Less
Wow, a controversial and stirring talk today at Vienna Rotary by Les Kinsolving, radio talk show host and political commentator. He brought us a pointed, deeply held argument belief and against the Death Penalty. No matter where you stand on the issue we are all made better by respectful discussion of facts and opinions and consideration of opposing views. Thanks Rotarians for keeping it polite and respectful. ... See MoreSee Less
We loved hearing the updates from Chuck Davidson, chair of the Rotary District 7610 Foundation! Chuck informed us that we were the world's top rated District in per capita giving to the Rotary Foundation. What could make us more proud? That we are one of the top 3 clubs in that group, with donation levels nearly double the average.
Thank you club members! Your donations help fund Rotary's work in our neighborhoods and around the world - fostering community support and involvement, global health causes, food production, clean water, conflict resolution, peace building and even business development for self sustainable incomes. ... See MoreSee Less
Alba Doku had us all enthralled today with her Rotary classification talk. Starting with her childhood in Ghana and leading to her life in the USA, a 10 day wedding, and her passion to help causes supporting women and children. We are so glad to have you as a part of our club and love your genuine enthusiasm, heart and energy! Thanks for your service! ... See MoreSee Less