Rotary Club of Ojai

Welcome to the Rotary Club of Ojai

Ojai
We meet Fridays at 12:00 PM
Soule Golf Course Banquet Facility
1033 East Ojai Avenue
Ojai, CA  93023
United States
Mail address: PO Box 511
Ojai, CA 93024
 
 
 
 
Club Executives & Directors
President
President-Elect
President Elect Nominee
Past President
Secretary
Treasurer
Club Service
Community Service
International Serv
Vocational Service
Youth Service
Membership Chair
TRF Chair
Family of Rotary
Public Relations
RC Ojai Education Foundation
WebMaster
Club Bulletin Editor
Polio Plus Chair
Global Grants
 
Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays:
  • Boyd Ford
    January 5
  • Roger Phelps
    January 24
  • Grant Kemp
    January 26
Spouse Birthdays:
  • Julia Taft Whitman
    January 1
  • Linda Foley
    January 3
  • Ronda Larue-Clements
    January 12
  • Louine Hunter
    January 17
  • Michael
    January 17
  • Rocky Kemp
    January 26
Anniversaries:
  • Leslie Bouché
    Bruce Bouché
    January 18
  • Bill Ghormley
    Karen Ghormley Ghormley
    January 25
Join Date:
  • Bob Davis
    January 7, 1972
    45 years
  • Hank Bangser
    January 8, 2010
    7 years
  • Jack Jacobs
    January 8, 1971
    46 years
  • Leslie Clark
    January 11, 2006
    11 years
  • Allan Jacobs
    January 12, 1975
    42 years
  • Boyd Ford
    January 17, 1964
    53 years
  • Dewayne L. Boccali
    January 18, 1991
    26 years
  • Sandy Buechley
    January 23, 2015
    2 years
  • Donald G. Scanlin
    January 29, 1982
    35 years
 
Home Page Stories
More than 50 adults gave the low-down on their careers to 170 high school seniors from Nordhoff and Chaparral High Schools at the Rotary Club of Ojai’s Career Day on April 27, 2016.
Read on for the latest update on our project for Economic Development for Women in Rural Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Tony Thacher was inspired by the documentary "Ghost Town to Havana" to collect and transport baseball equipment for the kids of Cuba.
Rotary has always recognized how essential clean drinking water is for all people.  So in February, 2016, when the International Service committee of our Rotary Club of Ojai became aware of the immediate need for clean drinking water for children in a village school in India, they took immediate action.
THANK YOU from the Planning Committee
Rotary Club of Ojai helps local students realize their dreams by providing over $65,000 in college and vocational scholarships each year to graduating high school seniors through its Educational Foundation (RCOEF).
There were over 170 programs during the two day Peace Conference in Ontario, California (San Bernadino County) which included remarkable speakers and projects relative to peace…. locally and globally.
 
Community Service
 
 
 
Speakers
Niger Nomads Sidi Mamane & Boucha Mohamed (LB)
Jan 27, 2017
Update on the Work in Niger with Nomads
Gary Wilde, President and CEO. of CMH (dd)
Feb 10, 2017
The State of the Hospital
Fred Coleman, coaching HS sports
Feb 17, 2017
Coaching soccer and cross country,
Paul Jenkin -sb
Feb 24, 2017
Taking Down Matilija Dam
Ojai Living Treasures Presentation
Mar 03, 2017
Presentation by this years Living Treasures, Dr. Fauvre
Terri Wolfe (dd)
Mar 10, 2017
Help of Ojai
Tania Parker - sb
Mar 17, 2017
Ojai Valley Land Conservancy
To Be Determined
Mar 24, 2017
Dark - Fifth Friday
Mar 31, 2017
Peter Strauss - dd
Apr 07, 2017
Botany is a theatrical production and a true labor of love
Tennis Tournament volunteer - sb
Apr 14, 2017
Ojai Tennis Tournament
Christy Madden, Pay For Success (PTA)
Apr 21, 2017
Privatising reducing recidivism in ex-prisoners
Arbor Day
Apr 28, 2017
Rick Ridgeway (sb)
May 05, 2017
Jamie Bennett and Gina Gutierrez - sb
May 12, 2017
Ojai Music Festival
Jacqueline Winspear, author (LB)
May 26, 2017
Bestselling author, longtime Ojai resident
To Be Determined
Jun 02, 2017
To Be Determined
Jun 09, 2017
To Be Determined
Jun 16, 2017
Demotion Party for President Gilbreth (5th Friday)
Jun 23, 2017
Celebrating President Bill's Year of Service
Dark - Fifth Friday
Jun 30, 2017
 
 
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New Grant Center makes applying for grants easier
We are pleased to announce the debut of the new Grant Center, formerly known as the grant application tool. The new site has a fresh look and better organization. The grant application includes clearly defined steps so it’s easier for you to track your progress. Learn more about grants and how to apply.
The Rotary Foundation ranked in list of top charities
CNBC has ranked The Rotary Foundation No. 3 in its annual list of Top 10 Charities Changing the World in 2016. The list includes some of the largest and highest-rated charities that help women, children, the poor, and the environment throughout the world, according to Charity Navigator, and that maintain high standards of financial health, accountability, and transparency of reporting. The Foundation was noted for connecting 1.2 million members from more than 200 geographic areas to tackle the world's most pressing humanitarian challenges, including projects that focus on disease prevention,...
Australian entrepreneur announces $1 million gift to Rotary
On Wednesday, over breakfast with the Rotary Club of Wahroonga, New South Wales, Australian entrepreneur and philanthropist Dick Smith announced a donation of AU$1 million to Rotary (about US$750,000), citing admiration of Rotary members for the time they devote to others. The Rotary Australia Benevolent Society (RABS) will administer the funds. “With 29,500 Rotarians in 1,100 clubs throughout Australia, we have an army of volunteers eager to assist those in need,” says Michael Perkins, RABS chair. “The impact of this donation will be felt throughout all of Australia, from the cities to the...
Convention: City of peace
Though Atlanta has seen its share of violence and inequity over time, today it brims with reminders that there is another way. Get inspired while you’re visiting for the 2017 Rotary International Convention from 10 to 14 June. Take a short walk from the convention center to the Center for Civil and Human Rights. There, you can see the handwritten notes, speeches, and sermons of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., experience an interactive 1960s-era lunch counter “sit-in,” and learn more about persecuted groups all over the world. A streetcar will take you to the Martin Luther King Jr...
The Rotary Foundation ranked in list of top charities
CNBC has ranked The Rotary Foundation No. 3 in its annual list of Top 10 Charities Changing the World in 2016. The list includes some of the largest and highest-rated charities that help women, children, the poor, and the environment throughout the world, according to Charity Navigator, and that maintain high standards of financial health, accountability, and transparency of reporting. The Foundation was noted for connecting 1.2 million members from more than 200 geographic areas to tackle the world’s most pressing humanitarian challenges, including projects that focus on disease prevention,...