Club Executives & Directors
President Elect
Immediate Past President: Mar 2022 -June 2022
Past President: July 2021-Oct 2021
Treasurer
Board Member FY2022-23
Board Member FY2022-23
Board Member FY2022-23
Board Member FY2022-23
Executive Secretary
Birdies for Charity
Evening Club Chair
Evening Club Co-Chair
Fundraising
Global Grants
Global Grants
International Student Exchange
Junior Rotarians
Local Community Service
Local Community Service
Membership Committee Chair
Membership Committee Member
Membership Committee Member
Membership Committee Member
Rotary Foundation/Polio Plus
RYLA Service to Youth / Youth Exchange
Scholarship Committee Chair
Scholarship Committee Member
Service to Youth / Youth Exchange
Social Committee Chair
Social Committee Member
Social Committee Member
Youth Harvest
Speakers
Quad Cities Community Foundation
Jan 30, 2023 12:00 PM
https://www.qccommunityfoundation.org/
Volunteer Project - Hand in Hand Chili Cook-Off
Feb 04, 2023 3:00 PM
https://www.handinhandqc.org/chili-cook-off
Kathy Morris of Scott County Waste Commission
Feb 06, 2023 12:00 PM
https://www.wastecom.com/
Davenport Evening Club Meeting
Feb 06, 2023 5:30 PM
Davenport Evening Club Meeting
Putt Around Rotary Challenge
Feb 09, 2023 6:00 PM
Putt Around Rotary Challenge
Valentine's Day Party
Feb 13, 2023 12:00 PM
Valentine's Day Party
NO NOON MEETING - in observance of President's Day
Feb 20, 2023 12:00 PM
NO NOON MEETING - in observance of President's Day
Speaker: Pastor Peter Pettit
Feb 27, 2023 12:00 PM
Topic: "The Light at the End of a Long, Dark Shadow"
Speaker: Kim Hatfield of Eagle View Behavioral..
Mar 06, 2023 12:00 PM
Topic = TBD - Scheduling in Progress
Speaker: Rev. Dwight Ford, Project NOW
Mar 13, 2023 12:00 PM
Topic = TBD - Scheduling in Progress
Weekly Noon Meeting
Mar 20, 2023 12:00 PM
Speaker & Topic = TBD - Scheduling in Progress
Weekly Noon Meeting
Mar 27, 2023 12:00 PM
Speaker & Topic = TBD - Scheduling in Progress
Rotary Impact Life Blood Drive
Mar 30, 2023
Rotary Impact Life Blood Drive
Matthew Wilson - NOAA
Apr 03, 2023 12:00 PM
To include regional flooding concerns & other timely updates from the National Weather Service (NWS)
NO NOON MEETING - in observance of Easter
Apr 10, 2023 12:00 PM
NO NOON MEETING - in observance of Easter
Weekly Noon Meeting
Apr 17, 2023 12:00 PM
Speaker & Topic = TBD - Scheduling in Progress
Weekly Noon Meeting
Apr 24, 2023 12:00 PM
TBD - Scheduling in Progress
Weekly Noon Meeting
May 01, 2023 12:00 PM
TBD - Scheduling in Progress
Weekly Noon Meeting
May 08, 2023 12:00 PM
TBD - Scheduling in Progress
Weekly Noon Meeting
May 15, 2023 12:00 PM
TBD - Scheduling in Progress
Weekly Noon Meeting
May 22, 2023 12:00 PM
TBD - Scheduling in Progress
NO NOON MEETING - in observance of Memorial Day
May 29, 2023 12:00 PM
NO NOON MEETING - in observance of Memorial Day
Holding for 'Spring Fling' event
Jun 05, 2023 12:00 PM
Holding for 'Spring Fling' event
Mayor Mike Matson
Jun 12, 2023 12:00 PM
Annual State of the City Address
Weekly Noon Meeting
Jun 19, 2023 12:00 PM
TBD - Scheduling in Progress
Holding for: State of the Club/ Awards
Jun 26, 2023 12:00 PM
Holding for: State of the Club/ Awards
NO NOON MEETING - in observance of July 4th
Jul 03, 2023 12:00 PM
NO NOON MEETING - in observance of July 4th
January 2023
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Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays:
  • Andy Craig
    January 1
  • Christopher Townsend
    January 10
  • Michelle Magyer
    January 16
  • Dudley M. Hanson
    January 20
Join Date:
  • Daniel Foley
    January 1, 2014
    9 years
  • Rachael Mullins
    January 1, 2020
    3 years
  • Ralph H. Heninger
    January 1, 1963
    60 years
  • Carrie Dearborn
    January 20, 2020
    3 years
  • Jason Gordon
    January 26, 2009
    14 years
  • Melissa Hancock
    January 26, 2015
    8 years
  • David Chanez
    January 29, 2018
    5 years
 
Club Information
Welcome to the Rotary Club of Davenport!
Davenport

We meet In Person
Mondays at 12:00 PM
Modern Woodmen Park
209 S Gaines St
(w/ Zoom attendance option) ZOOM log-in info emailed to all Members weekly
Davenport, IA 52802
United States of America
From 7.11.22 thru 1.23.23: In-Person (w/ Zoom attendance option) @Modern Woodmen Park, 209 S Gaines St, Davenport, IA 52802 (location after 1.23.23 TBD) ~Calendar updated as details & locations confirmed https://davenportrotary.org/events/calendar
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Keep an eye on web calendar for upcoming meetings & events
 
https://davenportrotary.org/events/calendar

NEW LOCATION FOR MONDAY 01.09.2023 (as of 01.06.23 afternoon)...

~ In-Person Meeting to be held at the R. Richard Bittner YMCA in Downtown Davenport~
630 E 4th St, Davenport, IA 52801
(MWP recently informed us on afternoon of 01.06.2023 that they will be closed on 01.09.2023 due to a water main break)
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For 01.09.2023 Monday Noon Meeting...
 
RSVPs needed by Fri. 01.06.2023 at 10am to DavenportRotary@GMail.com
 
A note from Davenport Rotary President Liz Zimmerman Waldman:
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"My Fellow Rotarians,
Please join me on Monday, January 9
for a very important All Club Meeting.
We will be reviewing our accomplishments
so far this Rotary year and creating
goals for the next six months.
We will also have door prizes and will be
announcing new initiatives (especially
those interested in Paul Harris Awards!).
Your attendance in person or via Zoom
is vital to our club's future.
We need all ideas, concerns, and enthusiasm to
keep our momentum!
Thank you and see you January 9th!
Please remember to RSVP by 1/6.
Liz Zimmerman Waldman
President, Davenport Rotary Club"
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More Meeting Info 
- In-Person Location = Modern Woodmen Park (MWP)
- Zoom attendance will be available for this meeting (Details to be sent to all Members)
- Requesting NO GUESTS at 01.09.23, as will be discussing internal Club Business
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-Modern Woodmen Park (MWP) is located at
209 S Gaines St, Davenport IA 52802
-When you arrive at MWP, enter through the Suites doors & staff there will direct you to the meeting room (will vary weekly)
-In-Person Lunch fee at MWP for Members who do not pay full Active category Quarterly Dues = $16
-No fee to attend if are not having lunch
-Masks are not required at MWP
 
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No "Program" ~ Just celebrating with food, fun, games, activities, & entertainment
 
Please RSVP by Friday 12.16.22 at 10am to DavenportRotary@GMail.com
 
***Modern Woodmen Park (MWP) is located at
209 S Gaines St, Davenport IA 52802
-When you arrive at MWP, enter through the Suites doors & front desk staff will direct you to the meeting room (varies weekly)
Thank you to Davenport Rotarians for being 'Secret Santas' for CASI, as presented to Club Members from Local Community Service Chair Dana Nelson-Holstein at the 11.28.22 Noon Meeting
2022 Annual Boys & Girls Club Thanksgiving
 
In addition to having our awesome Davenport Rotarians volunteer their time, the Club also donated $300 to Boys & Girls Club for Thanksgiving 2022 Annual
 
Event pics = on Facebook (link below)
 
May be an image of 9 people, people standing and indoor
 
The new Davenport Evening Club began meeting in February 2022 and continues to meet monthly --- typically held the first Monday of each month at 5:30pm at varying Davenport locations 
For upcoming Evening Social Club Meeting info, visit:
 
Thank you to Membership Committee Chair Jim Wegener for founding the Evening Club, to Melissa Hancock for co-chairing, and to both for coordinating these evening meetings ~
they have been a blast ~ let's keep the momentum going!!!
SPECIAL MEETING / COMMUNITY TRAINING 
10.03.22

Mon. 10.03.2022 Weekly Noon Meeting

Speaker: Iowa Secretary of State Paul D. Pate

Topic: Human Trafficking Training 

Calendar:

https://davenportrotary.org/Speakers/f63b9f24-22c1-4893-8950-fa14f8b75e7c

 
*Page = a work-in-progress*
Please bear with us as we work out some formatting and embedding kinks on our stories and home pages ~ sorry if any links aren't working, etc...
Thank you!!!
Have an event or item you'd like to submit for consideration to highlight on these pages?! And/or add to the Web Calendar?
Please email DavenportRotary@GMail.com
Thank you Bix 2022 Volunteers!
Eloise Graham
Sean & Stephanie Eckhardt
Gary & Judy Loss
Maggie Tinsman

Quad Cities Heart Walk

Update:
Davenport Rotary Club proudly participated in the 6/11/22 Quad Cities Heart Walk ~ thank you to Davenport Rotary Membership Committee Chair Jim Wegener for organizing, to Members who walked & to all who donated!!!
*UPDATE* The 'numbers are in' - we raised $357.75 for the American Heart Association QC chapter for the 6/11 event- thank you Davenport Rotarians!
 
-Thank you to Foundation Chair Brock Earnhardt & Past President Sean Eckhardt for presenting Hap Volz with his most recent Paul Harris Society recognition pin at the Monday Noon Meeting 06/06/22!
 
-Thank you to Foundation Chair Brock Earnhardt & President Tom Bowman for presenting Patt Englander with her Paul Harris Society recognition pin & certificate at the Monday Noon Meeting 04/04/22!
 
Davenport Rotarians In Action!
Making 'tie-blankets' to donate to the YWCA of the Quad Cities/Iowa Empowerment Center, in conjunction with our 2021 Christmas Project of donations to assist two (2) families with 'Everything Christmas Baskets', to include everything the families will need for their Christmas meal, as well as some gifts.
Reminder of 10/31/21 Deadline for 2021-2022 Fundraising & Grants submissions                                        
Info email from President Elect Liz Zimmerman Waldman was sent to all 9/1/21; reminder email sent 10/10/21                    
Contact Liz ezimmerman21@gmail.com with submissions or questions
 
2021 In-Person Meetings will be held at R. Richard Bittner YMCA in Downtown Davenport through December 2021
(Members will be emailed if/when a meeting is to be held elsewhere &/or via Zoom only) 
*ZOOM attendance to remain an option
 
PLEASE KEEP AN EYE ON THE CALENDAR (& your personal email Inbox) for 2021 UPDATES:
 
Rotary Foundation’s 
Distinguished Service award
Only 42 Rotarians in the world were selected to receive The Rotary Foundation’s 
Distinguished Service award, its highest honor. Brock Earnhardt of the Rotary Club of Davenport was one of the recipients of the honor which “recognizes significant and dedicated service by a Rotarian to promote Foundation programs and thus advance the Foundation's goal of better understanding and friendly relations among people of the world.”
02.24.2020 Chili Cook-off
 
12 entries and the overall winner was Chris Townsend ~Judges Choice and People’s Choice for Display.
John Pavelka ~ People’s Choice for Overall Taste.
Glenn Hummel and Tom Bowman came in second and third.
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A reason to smile

Since 1993, Rotarians in Chile and the United States have teamed up to provide life-altering reconstructive

Reef revisited

A giant artificial reef in the shape of a Rotary wheel restores marine life and protects the livelihood of several fishing villages in the