Rotary Club of San Mateo Sunrise      

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San Mateo Sunrise

Service Above Self

We meet Fridays at 7:30 AM
Crystal Springs Golf Course
6650 Golf Course Drive
Burlingame, CA , CA  94010
United States
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Greg Hawkins, owner of the 38th Floor Bar, talks about his experience on the tv show "Bar Rescue". Our next event will be held there on Thursday Nov 19.

Pieter presents a banner from the Lake Mary Club in Florida to President Mike at Friday's meeting.

Jerry Grainger, Rose Camarena and Robyn Lee talk about their recent Rotary trip to Cuba.

Gloria tells us about how she is able to go on so many fabulous trips and how we can too.
Derrick was our member spotlight person this week. If you missed it, ask him about his experience as a paratrooper.

District Major Donors Chair Jayne Hulbert gave us a presentation on the Rotary Foundation. She gave a very good explanation of how it benefits both the local and global communities.

Sorted cans without labels this morning at the Second Harvest Food Bank.

Jake and his family participate and ride the Rotary Float at the Columbus Day Parade in SF on Sunday, Oct 11.

Members volunteered to serve beer in one of the many beer booths at the 2015 Bacon and Brew Festival in San Mateo's Central Park to help the San Mateo Chamber of Commerce.

Sema Tosun talks to us about her organization, Fund a Need, which helps to serve underprivileged senior citizens.

See the video of the Open Mic Day presentations:

Kathy Diamond, a CSM professor and volunteer with the Trail Center, tells us about the Center's activities and how we can help.

Helping to get rid of someone's discarded recliner at the Bay Front Cleanup in San Mateo near Ryder Park.

At today's meeting, "island style contestants", Ron Visconti from Phase2Careers and our guest speaker Bernadette McBurnie talks about Solutions for a Healthy Balanced Life.


San Mateo Mayor Maureen Freschet talks to us about the benefits of Measure S and how it will help the people and businesses in San Mateo.


Guests and members enjoying food and the great atmosphere at the BBQ at Jim's house. We had a great turnout and everyone had a good time.

Kirsten Pringle from the San Mateo County Department of Sustainability tells us about the Community Choice Aggregation, an alternate energy source for the public.

Our District Governor gets to do double duty at our meeting this morning. She inducts our newest member, Pieter Kark, into our club. Then afterwards, she delivers her District Governor's message to our club. This year's theme is "Peace".

Our own Ken Housley tells us about his most recent trip to Spain, France and Monte Carlo.

Some of our club members volunteer at this year's Tour de Peninsula and with the Interact club from Mills HS.

We celebrate Past President Jim's fantastic year with his debunking at this past Friday's meeting. Thank you Jim for a great year for our club.

We welcome our newest member, Bernadette McBurnie to our club. A former Rotarian, she is looking to help with our local and international projects.

The gang that helped to sort food at the Second Harvest Food Bank on 4/29/15, club members and guests.

Our club members and other volunteers at the 6th Annual Putt Your Heart Out Miniature Golf Tournament on June 26, 2015. We hosted 72 kids from the Mid-Peninsula Boys and Girls Club for a day of mini golf and a picnic at nearby De Anza Park in Sunnyvale. The kids had a great time in the warm sun thanks to sponsors San Mateo Credit Union, State Farm Insurance and Boston Private Bank and Trust.

Through our club's support of Project Crescendo, 120 recorders were delivered to the entire 3rd grade class at Horrell Elementary School in San Mateo for their music program.

The Berlin Airlift by President Truman to thwart Stalin's blockade is explained by novelist Gisela Zebroski, who has written about this subject and others.