Posted by Peter Krautle on Feb 01, 2018
Summary of Ridgewood A.M. Rotary Breakfast Meeting – February 1, 2018
Prayer: Mary Ann
 
This Day in History: 1884 – Oxford dictionary debuts
 
Happy Dollars: Barb
  • Barb – over 1 billion chicken wings will be consumed during the Super Bowl
  • Dan – welcome to Taylor Barclay (speaker) and Ridgewood High School graduate. Daughter accepted into medical school
  • Anne – Gift of Life Dinner, thanks to Mike and Tammy for decorating tables
  • Vernon – sorted out issues with vending machine installation in school
  • Mike – full disclosure, Tammy placed chocolates and balloons on table, he only unfolded the tablecloths
  • Lisa – Keller Williams Ridgewood office voted the happiest in Bergen County
  • Mary Ann – shared story of interviewing Lee Trevino at Rochester PGA in 1968, who went on to win the tournament
  • Vincent – started own company
  • Neil – back from the Caribbean (Cancun)
 
Announcements and General Assembly – Tammy
  • Tammy – women’s brunch March 18, celebrating 30 years of involvement in Rotary
  • Steve – Allocation
  • Jay – Budget report
  • Vernon – Calendar sales
 
Speaker – Taylor Barclay and Jon Squeri – PGA Tour Northern Trust Golf Tournament
  • Event being held August 21-26 at the Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, NJ
  • Part of the Fedex Cup playoffs – first plaoff event and the top 125 golfers will be there
  • PGA tour one of the top sports for philanthropic impact – in 2017, 1.45 million raised and distributed to nonprofits
  • Special events for Miltary families and families with children – kid-friendly
  • Looking for 1800-2000 volunteers – details on different committees are here https://www.pgatour.com/content/dam/pgatour/tournament-sites/pga-tour/r027/volunteer/2018/docs/VolunteerOverviewGeneral_2018_v2.pdf
  • Event web site is here https://www.pgatour.com/tournaments/the-northern-trust.html
 
50-50 Winner and 4-Way Leader – Steve
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