August 2021 Edition
News From Around District 5810
DG Max Duplant's August Message
One month in and we are off to a terrific start!  On July 12 our district had a new club chartered, the Suicide Prevention and Brain Health club with 49 members of which 47 are new Rotarians.  How exciting! 
Membership Minute
Calling all Clubs! This month’s “grow membership” tip is to have a member at each club meeting give a one minute reminder to invite guests and give another quick tips to grow your club. Tips will also be shared here in this Enews each month. 
Public Image New Year Check List
Use the Public Image New Year Checklist for easy steps on how to boost your Club's Public Image! Click here to download. Better yet, check out our Public Image Club Toolbox Resources page for logos, templates, tools and resources. Have a question on public image? Send us an email!
RYLead 2021 is kicking off this month! 
Last year, we launched the first-ever year-long virtual youth leadership program for Rotary District 5810. While we wish we were having our typical in-person summer camp, we're glad to build on the success of RYLead 2020 as we head into RYLead 2021.
Aaron's Well Rotary Project - Seeking Partners
The Aaron's Well project in Kenya Africa is seeking partnerships! Currently, they have 3 clubs and two districts participating in the project, including Athens, Texarkana, and Prosper. The project scope: Building a well to service orphanages in the area. Click for more info.
Rotary Club of Coppell Continues to Make a Difference Internationally
The Coppell Rotary Club partnered with the Msasa Rotary Club of Zimbabwe to provide a solar electric panel and pump to a well to supply water for the Mutoko Green Project.
Carrollton-Farmers Branch Toliet Paper Drive
The Rotary Club of Carrollton-Farmers Branch is “Taking the Toilet Paper Challenge” and is teaming up with a local non-profit agency, Metrocrest Services, to try and collect 100,000 rolls of toilet paper by August 26, 2021 (National Toilet Paper Day). 
Park Cities Is Honored for Dentistry With A Heart
Park Cities Rotary Club was honored at the Dallas County Dental Society banquet on May 27th with the 2021 Community Leader of the Year Award for our annual Dentistry with a Heart Program.
New E-Club Suicide Prevention and Brain Health Charters
Rotary District 5810 - North Texas is proud to announce the charter of our NEW CLUB: SUICIDE PREVENTION & BRAIN HEALTH ROTARY E-CLUB. They chartered with 49 members!! They meey the 2nd & 4th Mondays at 7PM via Zoom.
Mesquite Rotary Inducts New Officers and Board for 2021-22
The Mesquite Rotary Club held induction ceremonies for the group’s 2021-2022 officers and board members at their meeting on July 13th. 
The Newest Club in District 5810 North Texas
Chartering a new club is not for the faint-hearted, but John Moser, District Governor, 2020-21, District 5810, and Rotary International paved the way for a successful start-up of the Rotary Club of Collin County.
Library Helpers
The Melissa Rotary Club performed a service project at the Melissa Library on Thursday July 8th.
The Park Cities Rotary Fourth of July Parade is BACK
After having to cancel the Parade in 2020, RCPC was eager to put the Parade back on the road, as were the residents of the Park Cities and all of the other spectators who come to enjoy it.
White Rock Hosts Scholarship Winners
White Rock Rotary enjoyed hosting five of six scholarship recipients at a lunch recently. Each recipient gave a brief presentation which mentioned her chosen college, field of study and hopes for the future. Their enthusiasm was infectious!
Clean Your Closet For A Cause
Plano West Rotary Club Show Drive Challenge: Goal 2500 Pairs of Shoes. Help support microenterprises in developing countriesand high school students and the homelessness in North Texas.
Upcoming Events
August Theme: Membership & New Club Development
Aug 01, 2021 – Aug 31, 2021
District 5810 District Awards Celebration
Edison Event Center
Aug 05, 2021 6:00 PM
August Roundtable
MacArthur Boulevard Baptist Church
Aug 21, 2021
9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
September Theme: Basic Education & Literacy Month
Sep 01, 2021 – Sep 30, 2021
Addison Rotary Open 2021
Sep 13, 2021
September Roundtable
MacArthur Boulevard Baptist Church
Sep 18, 2021
9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
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Irving Sunrise
Cedar Hill
Plano Sunrise
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