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LoveOne Milwaukie August Volunteer Event
Thanks to all the Milwaukie Rotarians who came out to help us support LoveOne Milwaukie's monthly South event tonight! LoveOne Milwaukie provides up to 3 loads of clean laundry to our neighbors in need, as well as provide basic necessities like toiletries, a meal, grab & go snacks, and a variety of on-site social services. You can learn more about this amazing community resource and how you can get involved by visiting
CAReFREE Sunday Milwaukie
We had a great time out supporting the return of CAReFREE Milwaukie today! Our club hosted a "Hydration Station"; providing cold water & treats to the many who came out to participate in today's event. A special bonus: Our host property-owner provided some excellent LIVE music! Thanks to everyone who stopped by to cool down and enjoy their community with us.
Welcome to the Club Donna Baten!
The Rotary Club of Milwaukie, Oregon is excited to introduce our newest club member, Donna Baten! Donna is the owner of Milwaukie Floors & More, and active in North Clackamas Chamber of Commerce, Historic Milwaukie Neighborhood District Association, and CAC Committee. Donna is calls Milwaukie home as well and she'll undoubtedly be a terrific addition to our club!
Welcome to the Club Alexi Crampton!
The Rotary Club of Milwaukie, Oregon is excited to welcome our newest member, Alexi Crampton! Alexi is a Milwaukie native who currently is working at the American Cancer Society. She found out about our club through our website and by attending a "Club Social". We're excited to have Alexi as a member and her involvement in the Rotary Club of Milwaukie!
Paul Harris Fellow Award +3!
Congratulations to our own Bruce Weaver, who received his Paul Harris Fellow Award +3 at today's club meeting.  Recipients of the Paul Harris Fellow Award receive a pin for every $1,000 donated to The Rotary Foundation in their name.  To learn more about the Paul Harris Fellow Award, please visit:
"Feed The Hungry" Local Community Service Project
A HUGE thanks to all the Milwaukie Rotarians and friends who came out today to help to help cook & serve a meal for those in need right here in our local community. The Rotary Club of Milwaukie is proud to support the "Feed the Hungry" program that operates every Sunday, serving a warm meal to anyone who needs it.
If you'd like to learn more about how you or your organization can start making an immediate & meaningful impact right here in our local community, why not check out one of our upcoming Local Community Service projects.
2022 Club Installation Dinner Celebration
What a great night of celebration! Tonight at the Milwaukie Rotary Club Installation Dinner we celebrated our past Rotary year of tremendous Local & Global Community Service Efforts, another year of providing $5,000 Scholarship to a deserving Milwaukie High School student, our club's on-going & robust work as a District 5100 Peacebuilding Club and a whole lot of fun along the way! Thank you to out-going Club President Paul Geske, our terrific Committee Chairs, and all of our club members who made this past year so special.
We also looked forward to another exciting & challenging year with the induction of our new Club President Stephanie Rose! This year's Rotary International theme is "Imagine Rotary" and we're excited to continue to make an impact in our Local & Global Community!
2022 "Dr. Howard Anderson/Tim DeShields Scholarship" Award Winner La Reina Canty!
The Rotary Club of Milwaukie, Oregon is excited to announce this year's recipient of our Foundation's "Dr. Howard Anderson/Tim DeShields Scholarship" in the amount of $5,000 is La Reina Canty. As a graduating Senior at Milwaukie High School, La Reina is a National Honor Society member, has been involved in numerous school athletics, held down a part-time job, and has a notable history of local community service work here in our Milwaukie community. La Reina has indicated that she intends to pursue a 4 year degree that will allow her to become an elementary school teacher, where she hopes to make an impact in the lives of other young people like her teachers have for her.
The Rotary Club of Milwaukie's Foundation presents one $5,000 scholarship to a graduating senior from Milwaukie High School/Milwaukie Academy of the Arts each year. Thank you to all of this year's qualified applicants and congratulations to La Reina Canty.
Milwaukie High School Off-Site Choir Performance
The Rotary Club of Milwaukie would like to send out a HUGE thanks to Milwaukie High School & Milwaukie Academy of the Arts, Principal Carmen Gelman, and the amazing Milwaukie High School Choir & "Pony Pipers" for their terrific performance at today's off-site meeting!
April "Feed The Hungry" Local Community Service Project
The Rotary Club of Milwaukie would like to thank all our club members & friends who came out to support the "Feed the Hungry" program here in downtown Milwaukie. "Feed the Hungry" serves a warm meal EVERY Sunday to anyone in the area who needs a meal. Together with volunteers who cook & serve, "Feed the Hungry" serves nearly 100 meals every week!
Milwaukie Floral "Spring Bouquet" Club Social
The Rotary Club of Milwaukie would like to thank everyone who came out to join us at our Milwaukie Floral "Club Social". It was great fun creating some beautiful Spring floral bouquets!
Stay tuned for our next "Club Social" coming soon!
Happy 10th Anniversary to LoveOne!
Thanks to our rotary volunteers who came out to help support LoveOne Milwaukie's January Milwaukie South event.  This marks the 10 year Anniversary of LoveOne Milwaukie!  This tremendous organization consistently serves so many in need here in our community by providing a warm meal, personal hygiene & other supplies, medical resources, laundry services and so much more. If you'd like to learn more about how LoveOne makes an impact or how you/your organization can get involved, please visit
Paul Harris Fellow Awards
Congratulations to Milwaukie Rotarian's Joel Bergman & David Mealey. David was awarded his Paul Harris Fellow +5 & Joel earned his Paul Harris Fellow +1 at our regular lunch meeting today. The Paul Harris Fellow recognition acknowledges individuals who contribute $1,000 to The Rotary Foundation. If you'd like to learn more about how The Rotary Foundation makes an impact in our Global Community, please visit
"Friends of Trees"/Arbor Day Milwaukie Neighbor Tree Planting
Thanks to everyone who braved the rain, hail and wind during the "Friends of Trees"/Milwaukie Neighborhood Arbor Day Tree Planting Event! Our Milwaukie Rotary group planted 11 new trees in 4 different locations with in the city of Milwaukie today.
If you'd like to learn more about how the Rotary Club of Milwaukie is making an impact in our Local & Global communities, come by a meeting; every Tuesday, 12:00 noon at Milwaukie Floral & Garden (3306 SE Lake Rd.).

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President elect 2023-24
Immediate Past President
Assist Treasurer
Membership Chair
Rotary Foundation
Local Community Service Chair
World Community Service Chair
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PeaceBuilding Chair
Youth Services
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Weekly Newsletter/Bulletin
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Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays:
  • Carmen Gelman
    September 12
  • Tara Cunningham
    September 22
  • Siri Bernard
    September 1
Join Date:
  • Eric Smith
    September 1, 2021
    1 year
  • Junia Stephens
    September 1, 2019
    3 years
  • Paul Geske
    September 1, 2017
    5 years
  • Ulanda Watkins
    September 11, 2018
    4 years
  • Alexa Morris
    September 24, 2019
    3 years
September 2022
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Tuesdays at 12:00 PM
Milwaukie - Portland Elks Lodge
13121 SE McLoughlin Blvd.
Milwaukie, OR 97222
United States of America
We are continuing to offer hybrid meeting options for those that would prefer to attend our regular lunch meetings remotely. Members should have access to link once logged into the website. Guests should contact our Club President for meeting link.
Upcoming Events
Upcoming Speakers
Eric Smith
Sep 27, 2022
Barbur Law Firm
John Posey
Oct 04, 2022
Protecting People & Organizations 2022 & Beyond
Stephanie Rose
Oct 11, 2022
Club Assembly
Mike Burton
Oct 18, 2022
"Americas Secret War"
Past Speakers
Roy Hemmingway
Sep 20, 2022
Oregon Rail Heritage Center
Dave Durocher
Sep 13, 2022
Youth Villages (Mental Health Services for Foster Youth)

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