Ron Puening spoke to our Club about the pluses and minuses of the Removal of Historical Memorials. He discussed the Stone MountainConfederate Memorial in Georgia, the Sand Creek Massacre, and many memorials that were raised to glorify specific moments in history. There was some intense discussion about his views as he is very dogmatic about… Read more »
Posts Tagged: Broomfield Rotary
Afghan Resettlement Program
Offered by: Dotti Moyer The Broomfield Foundation donated $1,000 to the Afghan Resettlement Program in Broomfield. The funds were given to Larry Bangs who is spearheading this program for four families that are relocating to Broomfield. The base for this operation is at Holy Comforter Episcopal Church, located at 10th and 287. Through the generosity… Read more »
Grant A Dream Presentation – 1/20/2022
Ann Klein from the Grant a Dream Foundation presented at our Broomfield Rotary Club meeting on Thursday, January 20, 2022. The Grant A Dream’s mission is to reduce caregiver burnout by sending moms and dads of chronically ill or special needs children on a rejuvenating “dream” getaway. Ann shared with the club stories of parents… Read more »
Recap of Taste It Broomfield 2021
Offered by: Kurt Sava Taste It Broomfield, one of the area’s premier tasting and sampling events, came back as strong as ever in 2021. The event was held at the 1st Bank Center on October 20 and featured local restaurants offering samples of their dishes, plus samples from local breweries, distilleries, and more. Over 400… Read more »
Cub Scout Meeting – 10/6/2021
The Cub Scout Pack, for which our Rotary Club holds their Charter, met tonight for their monthly pack meeting. There are 110 Scouts in the Pack this year. They have sold $55,000 worth of popcorn, which is their a big fundraiser for the year. One of the Scouts has sold over $10,000 of popcorn single-handedly…. Read more »
Tom Maier’s Presentation on Barrow, AK
Tom graduated from Dental School at Ohio State and, while considering opening an expensive clinic, found a chance to work for the Commission Corps and go to a government sponsored dental clinic in one of the northwestern states (including Alaska). Yep, you guessed it…he was offered a chance to work in Barrow, AK for two… Read more »
Head for the Hills when you win the Sweepstakes!
Win a 2022 Ford Maverick and a Colorado Teardrop Trailer and $5000 Cash Donate today and you could win this 2022 Ford Maverick and a Colorado Teardrop trailer and $5000 cash. You’ve got a chance to win one of the first Ford Maverick trucks in Colorado along with a Colorado Teardrops camping trailer to take… Read more »
Update from Cub Scouts – September 2021
The Cub Scout Pack that we hold the Charter for had its first meeting of the school year the first of September and the old, pre-COVID energy is back. They have recruited 34 new Scouts for this year so they needed to form some new Dens…which is a wonderful problem to have. Here they are… Read more »
2021 Broomfield Days!
Broomfield Rotary Club was invited to join in on the fun at Broomfield Days 2021! Broomfield Rotary Club is a long-time supporter of Senior Resources of Broomfield and is honored to participate and help out at this yearly event! Here are some photos from this past weekend!
CASA’s Presentation – August 25, 2021
Pete Snyder invited the CASA (Court Approved Special Advocates) folks to come to our August 25th meeting and tell us more about their organization. They asked Pete to join them for the presentation and he proved to be the icing on the cake. Abbie Foley, Associate Development Director, and Paige, Outlook and Recruitment Coordinator told… Read more »