METRO MIDWAY SUCCESS:  Thanks to all the pinball wizards, ping pongsters, cornholians, rock-paper-scissorsssszzzzers, chili cooks, and house partiers for coming out to Metro Midway and raising $6,085!  Thanks to our Kick-Ass Committee who made it a success:  Kelley Boyd, Amelia Harper, Suzanne Kirk, Daniel Weiner, and Josh Yates, as well as all of our volunteers to make the magic happen!
$10,000 DONE: Congratulations and a pat on the back for us in reaching our $10,000 donation to our Annual Service Partner, Ogeechee Riverkeeper!  With that said, here's your REMINDER! ANNUAL SERVICE PARTNER:  The application deadline is 4/8/19 so please distribute it out to your favorite organizations and get the word out!  The Committee will narrow the applicants down to 6 finalists and each will be asked for an in-person interview during the week of 4/26/19, which will then narrow the finalists down to 3.  The finalists will be presented at the 5/7/19 Program Meeting and everyone will have an opportunity to vote for their choice via SurveyMonkey.  The voting will close on 5/14/19.  The application is posted on our Members Only page.
REMINDER! ROTARY FOUNDATION DONATION (for you Voldemorts that shall not be named):  You know how Metro donates $50 to the Rotary Foundation each year on your behalf, and we ask you to match that with another $50 donated at Great news - you have until March 30 to make it count! Log into to get started. Don't have a Rotary International account yet? This is your chance to change that. Otherwise, you'll have to deal with Whitney's RBF.
CART Donations:  Thanks to Whitney Shephard who matched CART donations for a total of $153.80 raised for Alzheimer's research!That nearly doubles our year-to-date giving. It's not too late to contribute.  Email Whitney if you'd like to make an online donation and she will match it dollar for dollar!
NEW MEMBER ALERT: Please welcome Reshma Shah as she enters into our new member program!  If you haven't met Reshma yet, introduce yourself at the next lunch meeting!