June 2021 Edition
News From Around District 5810
DG John Moser's June Message
This is the final edition of the 2020/2021 District Governor’s report as my term comes to an end, and I hand the reigns over to DGE Max Duplant.  Max is eagerly awaiting her turn as District 5810’s Governor.  I ask that you join me in giving Max your complete attention and cooperation for her term, as you did for mine.  Max’s installation party will be held at 6:30PM on Tuesday, June 29th at the Las Colinas Country Club, 4400 N O'Connor Rd, Irving, TX 7506.
Register Early for District & Club Leader Installation 
Come join us on Tuesday, June 29th at 6:30PM as we kick-off the new Rotary with the installation of District Governor Max Duplant.  The event will be held at the Las Colinas Country Club, 4400 N O'Connor Rd, Irving, TX 75062. Club Presidents are invited to be officially installed at this event, too. Even if your club is planning to hold a separate installation event, you can be installed at this event as well.  Open to all Rotarians! The cost is $58.10 per person (a plate meal is included). Click to Register
District 5810 Four Way Test Speech Contest Finalists
Congratulations to the Four-Way Test Speech Contest Finalists! Here is the placement: 1st place – Julia Lin of Plano High School, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Plano West. She will receive a $1,000 scholarship check and a plaque.
District Awards Celebration Event 
Save the date of Thursday, Aug 5th 2021 at 6PM for our District Awards Celebration Event. This will be held at the Edison Event Center, 1724 Cockrell Ave., Dallas TX. Registration will open soon. 
Mesquite Rotary’s 24th Rodeo Road Rally Coming Up at a New Location on June 12th 
Register now for the Mesquite Rotary Club’s 24th annual Rodeo Road Rally, presented by ASI Gymnastics.  The annual charity fundraising bike ride will start at a new location this year, at at Mesquite High School, 300 E. Davis, Mesquite, TX 75149. 
Olympic Day Irving Las Colinas
The Rotary Club of Irving Las Colinas is a proud partner of the Olympic Day Irving Las Colinas. They invite you to join them on June 25-26, 2021, as they celebrate Olympic Day Irving-Las Colinas. Olympic Day Irving-Las Colinas weekend events will include sports, cultural and educational activities including an Olympic Day Run (Family Fun Walk & Run, 5K and 10K distances), sports tournaments, exhibitions, music and educational seminars. 
Park Cities Kyle Marmillion Is Recognized as one of Park Cities People's '20 Under 40'

“Kyle Marmillion is a busy guy, "starts the article on Kyle in the May, 2021 issue of Park Cities People. He is quoted, "I have had tremendous opportunities, and I am very grateful for each of the opportunities I have taken. In the great scheme of things, I still feel like I am just getting started."

Melissa Scholarship Awards
The Melissa Rotary Club awarded $12,500 in scholarships to 19 Interact students.
Wylie East Fork Feeds Hungry Racers
Rotary of Wylie East Fork members Becky Welch, Sam Satterwhite, Bryan Brokaw, and Chris Gaston flipped hundreds of hot dogs for hungry racers and spectators.  Wylie 500 Pedal Car Race benefits area Special Olympics.  Youth ages 2 to 5 years raced 500 inches down Historic Downtown Wylie.    
McKinney Rotary Supports Covid Relief in India
On Friday, May 14, 2021 the McKinney Rotary Club  presented a $1,000 check to Fr. Renny Kattel in support of Covid relief in Kottayam, India. Funds will be used for the purchase of 100 PPE kits.
Plano Police Lunch Delivery
Plano West Rotary Club coordinated with the restaurant Greek Isles in order to provide lunches on May 11 to the Plano Police Department. Volunteers picked up the lunches from Greek Isles and deliver them to the hard-working officers at their main station!
Safer Dallas Better Dallas Honors Local Leaders, Raises $100,000 in Partnership With RC of Dallas
Rotary Club of Dallas' Annual charity golf tournament and dinner raise funds to help protect Dallas residents, continue ongoing partnership with Dallas Police Department.
Coppell Rotarians Excel in Coppell Chamber Membership Extravaganza
The Rotary Club of Coppell services all facets of our community. A group of Rotarians took part in the Coppell Chamber of Commerce Membership drive.
Allen Sunrise Tours Newly Expanded Central Fire Station
The Rotary club of Allen Sunrise was treated to a tour of Allen Fire Department’s newly renovated and expanded Central Fire Station on May 12.
McKinney Rotary Supports Community Garden Kitchen and Project Graduation
On April 27 the McKinney Rotary Foundation presented the MISD Project Graduation a check for $1,000 and to the Community Garden Kitchen a check for $2,500 in support of a security system.
Park Cities Partners With North Texas Pioneers to Co-Sponsor Plano Community Rotaract Club

RCPC has entered a new collaborative partnership to co-sponsor the Plano Community Rotaract Club. We are partnering with the North Texas Pioneer Rotary Club in our sponsorship.

McKinney Rotary Supports the Samaritan Inn
Sharon Scott, Community Service Chair of the McKinney Rotary Club, presented $2,200 to Emily Johnson for the Samaritan Inn’s ‘Sponsor a Child’ Program. $500 covers the basic needs of one child while in their care.
Mesquite Rotary Presents $12,000 in Scholarships to Area Students
The Mesquite Rotary Club has presented scholarship awards of $1,500 each to students from each of the Mesquite and Sunnyvale area high schools, and to a student from the Mesquite Academy. This investment by the club in the future of these deserving area scholars totaled $12,000. 
Clean Water Projects in Ghana
The Irving Sunrise Rotary Club and the Dallas Rotary Club agreed to partner on funding 8 water wells and a latrine in various communities in the Accra area of Ghana Africa.  
Celebration of Life - May
Upcoming Events
Business & Job Connection
Aug 28, 2020 – Jun 30, 2021
June Theme - Rotary Fellowships
Jun 01, 2021 – Jun 30, 2021
Rotary Virtual International Convention
Jun 12, 2021 – Jun 16, 2021
Olympic Day Irving Las Colinas 2021
Jun 25, 2021 – Jun 26, 2021
Roundtable & District Service Project
Haggard Party Barn
Jun 26, 2021 9:00 AM
DG Max Duplant & Club Leader Installation
Jun 29, 2021
Last day to report activities for Rotary Citation
Jun 30, 2021
July Theme: Bring a Friend to Rotary
Jul 01, 2021 – Jul 31, 2021
Rotary Multi District Training
Courtyard By Marriot
Jul 31, 2021
August Theme: Membership & New Club Development
Aug 01, 2021 – Aug 31, 2021
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