5110 in Action eNews

Cindy O’Neil and Gerry Kosanovic celebrate DGE, DGN success

When Rotary Zone Emcee Jennifer Jones asked each District Governor what motivates each DG about Rotary, District 5110 DG Cindy O’Neil’s answer was called out among all the DGs attending the Zone Institute in Denver, CO, Sept. 5-8.  “The World needs...

District Peace Conference Sept. 21 in Ashland

Rotary works in many different ways toward a more peaceful world. These include various exchange programs, our Peace Fellow’s program and the District’s Peace Conference, Sept. 21 in Ashland, OR. 

New 5110 Website Launched

If the District website looks different to you, that is because it’s new! The District Governors approved the redesign of its website and the work was accomplished over the summer. 

District Governor Nominees Needed

Nominations for District Governor (DG) for 2022-23 are now open, says Dave Reece, past District Governor and Nominating Committee Chair. Clubs are asked to nominate Rotarians who desire such a leadership role. Nominees must have been a club president and served seven...

Successful district Kickoff keynoted by Water Scholars

“Water is a global program,” says Botagox Sharipova of Kazakhstan.  “Bota” (pictured right), as she affectionately became known, was one of two peace fellows who came to Central Oregon to demonstrate the worldwide impact of Rotary International...

Greenhouse Inspires Veterans

A Working Ranch That Restores Purpose And Spirit To Veterans Of All Ages.

Central Oregon Veterans Ranch (COVR) is a 19-acre working farm in a rustic setting that promotes the healing of combat trauma across the lifespan. Central Oregon is home to approximately 20,000 veterans including those who served in WWII, the Korean War, Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan, and numerous other military operations.

Meet the Water Scholars

Meet the Water Scholars

The Water Resources Graduate Programs at Oregon State University awards M.S. and Ph.D. degrees and brings together faculty and students from six colleges and multiple departments. Rotary wanted to take advantage of this unique opportunity and the expertise of Oregon State University faculty by awarding seven scholarships to students from Southeast Asia to learn about water resources.

Give the Gift of Literacy

Give the Gift of Literacy

When the Rotary Clubs of Bend and Bend-Mt Bachelor discovered that in our state the literacy rate was only 85%, Rotary leaders knew that had to change. Further research revealed that our state prisons estimate the number of future prison cells by the number of illiterate children we have in third grade.