Tuesday, July 22, 2014

RLI Summer Meeting a Huge Success

RLI Division Chair Jayne Sullivan leads the way this year,
at the RLI Summer Meeting 
Over 70 RLI Faculty, Staff and Guests participated in the 2014 RLI Summer Meeting in Cary. NC July 18-20 at the Hilton Doubletree Hotel and Wake Tech West.

Faculty and Staff prepared for a busy year of program excellence, with a calendar expected to easily exceed 30-35 events this year. Rotarians from all 15 member districts participated in the role specific training, general faculty training, and 17 new Faculty were received.
Faculty Trainer Pam Wall with her 17 person strong
New Faculty class. Wow!  

The new Rotary Foundation materials were debuted on Friday and Sunday, and were well received. Faculty honed facilitation skills in areas of Membership, Leadership, Vocation, and Service on Saturday to help establish "best practices" facilitation techniques. Food, Fun & Fellowship accompanied the entire weekend of activities. Special Thanks to Past Chair Sandy Duckworth, Faculty Trainer Pam Wall, and current Chair Jayne Sullivan for their tremendous leadership at this event.  

Click here to view all the pictures and video from the Summer Meeting

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Past Director Eric Adamson Convalescing

Eric Adamson
Past Director and RLI Chair Emeritus Eric Adamson is convalescing at a rehab facility after a terrible fall. We encourage the RLI family to keep up with his care progress at the Caring Bridge website (login account required - free) and for cards and letters to be send via his daughter at the following address:

Kathy Loppacker
5407 Houndmaster Road
Midlothian, VA 23112

We all wish Eric the best in his recovery, and our thoughts also remain with his wife, Linda, who also remains in care at home with caregivers.