Club Executives & Directors
Immediate Past President: Mar 2022 -June 2022
Past President: Nov 2021- Feb 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
Fundraising
Global Grants
Global Grants
International Student Exchange
Junior Rotarians
Junior Rotarians
Local Community Service
Membership Committee Chair
Rotary Foundation/Polio Plus
RYLA Service to Youth / Youth Exchange
Service to Youth / Youth Exchange
Scholarship Committee Chair
Scholarship Committee Member
Scholarship Committee Member
Social Committee
Youth Harvest
Speakers
Weekly Noon Meeting - 'Networking Lunch'
Aug 15, 2022 12:00 PM
'Networking Lunch' to be facilitated by President Liz Zimmerman Waldman
2022 Davenport Rotary Golf Outing
Aug 19, 2022 9:30 AM
at Duck Creek Golf Course
Kyle Gripp, Alderman At-Large
Aug 22, 2022 12:00 PM
Weekly Monday Noon Meeting
Rotary District Governor Visit – Steve Wieneke
Aug 29, 2022 12:00 PM
Rotary District Governor Visit – Steve Wieneke
NO NOON MEETING - in observance of Labor Day
Sep 05, 2022 12:00 PM
NO NOON MEETING - in observance of Labor Day
NO NOON MEETING - are having evening event 9/16
Sep 12, 2022 12:00 PM
NO NOON MEETING - are having evening event 9/16
Davenport Evening Club Meeting
Sep 12, 2022 5:30 PM
Davenport Evening Club Meeting
HOLD FOR 'CORN BOIL'
Sep 16, 2022 5:00 PM
HOLD FOR 'CORN BOIL'
Suzan Erem, ED of Sustainable Iowa Land Trust
Sep 19, 2022 12:00 PM
"Circling our Cities with Permanent Food Farms"
Commandant Matthew H. Peterson, Iowa Veterans Home
Sep 26, 2022 12:00 PM
Weekly Monday Noon Meeting 9/26/22
Iowa Secretary of State Paul D. Pate
Oct 03, 2022 12:00 PM
Human Trafficking Training
NO NOON MEETING
Nov 21, 2022 12:00 PM
NO NOON MEETING
NO NOON MEETING
Dec 26, 2022 12:00 PM
NO NOON MEETING
NO NOON MEETING
Jan 02, 2023 12:00 PM
NO NOON MEETING
NO NOON MEETING
Jan 16, 2023 12:00 PM
NO NOON MEETING
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Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays:
  • Brock Earnhardt
    August 1
  • Tom Bowman
    August 7
  • Roger Killion
    August 26
Join Date:
  • Greg Gutgsell
    August 12, 1969
    53 years
  • Andy Craig
    August 13, 2012
    10 years
  • Mike Matson
    August 17, 2021
    1 year
  • Cory Williams
    August 20, 2018
    4 years
  • Jay Chelf
    August 20, 2012
    10 years
  • Dan Dillie
    August 27, 2002
    20 years
  • Jason Schulte
    August 29, 2016
    6 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
(with Zoom attendance option)ZOOM link/log-in will be emailed to all Members weekly
Davenport, IA 52802
United States of America
Beginning 07.11.22: In-Person (with Zoom attendance option) at Modern Woodmen Park, 209 S Gaines St, Davenport, IA 52802 ~ Web Calendar is updated as details are confirmed: https://davenportrotary.org/events/calendar
Home Page Stories
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Thank you!!!
Have an event or item you'd like to submit for consideration to highlight on these pages?! 
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For upcoming Evening Social Club Meeting info, visit:
 
Evening Social Club Meetings began in February 2022 are typically held the first Monday of each month at 5:30pm at varying Davenport locations 
 
Thank you to Membership Committee Jim Wegener and co-chair Melissa Hancock for coordinating these evening meetings ~
they have been a blast ~ let's keep the momentum going!!!
  • Eloise Graham is organizing Davenport Rotarians to volunteer on Sat. 7/30 for the ‘Quick Bix water stop’ at corner of 17th and Perry streets ~ Start 7:15am, done by 10am, needing 8-10 people.                                            
  • Note: Volunteers will receive a t-shirt & complimentary admit to ‘Bix After Party’
  • Questions? contact Eloise at grahamjg64@gmail.com   
 

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!
 
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Rotary Club of Davenport is building a Team for the Quad Cities Heart Walk on Saturday June 11th, 2022
 
Membership Committee Chair Jim Wegener has registered a Team - "Rotary Club of Davenport"
 
 
Notes from Jim:
 
-Event is scheduled for Saturday June 11th, 2022 (further details available at the link)
-Team is capped at 10 Members; if we go over 10, will be happy to start another Team
-The link also offers option to just donate, you do not have to attend to donate
-Contact Jim with questions stunts22@yahoo.com
-General event details at 
 
Additional Note: 
Cathy Brandt, Corporate Events Director for the American Heart Association Dubuque and Quad Cities Markets will be our Monday Noon Meeting Speaker 05/09/22, bringing us Quad Cities Heart Walk info/updates & more

 

-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