District Governor Ed Marek

Rotary District 5960 Governor Ed Marek made his scheduled visit to present on his goals, the Districts goals, and Rotary International President Holger Knaack’s goals for the Rotary year 2020-2021. Ed was a member of the Shakopee Rotary Club and the Eden Prairie Rotary Club in District 5950 from 1990 – 1996. He left Rotary…

Operation Royal Palm

Pat Selchow and Jodi Ellingson from Apple Valley Rotary joined us to talk about Operation Royal Palm in Haiti in Partnership with Mission E4. They are working on a Rotary Global Grant to install a new generator and two more 600 gallon water tanks with filtration. This project will bring clean water to 6,000 people…

Alex Haley – Center for Well Being

Alex Haley, Assistant Professor, Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing. THE UNIVERSITY of Minnesota’s Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing enriches health and wellbeing by providing exemplary interprofessional education, conducting rigorous research, delivering innovative engagement programs, and advancing innovative models of care. It is our vision to advance the health and wellbeing…

The Road to Ai-Maulin

The remote village of Ai-Maulin (pop. 100+},in the high country, on the island of Timor-Leste, only had a walking path to the market. For decades, this 2 mile walking path became unusable during the rainy season and always limited economic pursuits, medical help and educational opportunities. The leaders in the village of Ai-Maulin had lamented…