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Soule Golf Course Banquet Facility 1033 East Ojai Avenue, Ojai, CA  93023
United States Mail address: PO Box 511 Ojai, CA 93024
 
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The Ojai Rotary Club of Ojai Education Foundation is pleased to announce the 2018 Scholarship Program.
 
Scholarships Available:
  • One four year John and Ginger Wilson College Scholarship of $20,000 per year for 4 years.
  • 21 one year College Scholarships for $3,000 each.
  • 4 one year Career and Technical Scholarships for $2,000 each.
Completed applications must be submitted to the Scholarship Committee by March 23, 2018.  
For additional information, requirements, and applications, click on Rotary Club of Ojai Education Foundation.
 
Please follow the link below, to check out a District-5240 news article posted by our very own Leslie Bouché. The incredible work being done at the Prashanti School in Puri India, is a wonderful example of service above self and a heartwarming success story to boot. A special thanks to Leslie Bouché for sharing and for all your hard work! If you look carefully, you might just spot her amidst the many students.
 
 
 
Help us build the
Matilija Community Pavilion, completion slated for Fall of 2017!
 
2017 marks the Centennial celebration for the City of Ojai and the Matilija Jr. High School Auditorium holds a prominent place in that history. First built in 1929, as the “new” Nordhoff High School, today that original building serves as Matilija Jr. High. The majority of Ojai youth have attended Matilija before entering Nordhoff High or various private schools in the Valley, and this continued tradition make’s the Matilija experience a large part of our youth’s experience.
The Matilija Pavilion Project came from a joint desire of a number of community members to further enhance the auditorium for use by students and the community alike. With input from Matilija staff and Ojai Unified School Administrators and Board, the Pavilion Project was designed to accommodate outdoor classes, small assemblies and musical performances.
Many thanks to the organizations which submitted applications for the 2017 Ojai Rotary Community Grants.
The Rotary Club has allocated $23,500 for Community Grants in 2017.  Given this limit, we were not able to fund many very good proposals.
The selected awards were distributed to Topa Topa Elementary School, Summit School, Knitting in Recovery, Ojai Community Chorus, Ojai Center for the Arts, Nordhoff Visual Arts, San Antonio Elementary School, OVTC, Nan Tolbert Nurturing Center, The Girls Empowerment Workshop, Ojai Valley Green Coalition, Ojai Land Conservancy, MAESTRO: Nordhoff Music Department, Chaparral High School, HELP of Ojai, Ojai Valley Museum, Ojai CARES, and Ojai Valley Family Shelter.  For details, click on 2017 Community Grants.
The Ojai Rotary Club of Ojai Education Foundation is pleased to announce the 2017 Scholarship Program.
 
Scholarships Available:
  • One four year John and Ginger Wilson College Scholarship of $20,000 per year for 4 years (new).
  • 21 one year College Scholarships Most are for $3,000.  One is for $4,000.
  • 4 one year Career and Technical Scholarships for $2,000 each.
Completed applications must be submitted to the Scholarship Committee by March 17, 2017.  
For additional information, requirements, and applications, click on Rotary Club of Ojai Education Foundation.
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.
 
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Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays:
  • Bob Skankey
    February 4
  • Mike Weaver
    February 5
  • Ronald L Wilson
    February 15
  • Jane Spiller
    February 22
  • Marc Whitman
    February 26
Spouse Birthdays:
  • Susan Weaver
    February 27
Join Date:
  • Bryant Huber
    February 10, 2017
    1 year
  • Don Reed
    February 12, 2010
    8 years
  • Fred M. Fauvre
    February 13, 1976
    42 years
  • Alex Kim
    February 17, 2017
    1 year
  • Catherine Lee
    February 17, 2006
    12 years
  • Steven White
    February 19, 2014
    4 years
  • Sid Cohn
    February 24, 2012
    6 years
  • Terry Twichell
    February 25, 1994
    24 years
 
 
Speakers
Joey Buttita
Mar 02, 2018
KEYT-TV anchor and winner of "Amazing Race"
Craft talks
Mar 09, 2018
Jon Christopher, J.D.
Mar 23, 2018
Beowulf, "The Bear's Son."
Constance Rayhrer, MD
Apr 06, 2018
Your surgeon may be a robot
Arbor Day
Apr 27, 2018
craft talks
May 04, 2018
Art Vander
May 11, 2018
Don Reed Scholarships
May 18, 2018
Open
May 25, 2018
Open
Jun 01, 2018
Craft talks
Jun 08, 2018
Open
Jun 15, 2018
Dan Cohn (Sid's son)
Jun 22, 2018
Genetic science update and education
5th Friday
Jun 29, 2018
 
 
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