CLUB PRESIDENT 2020-21

CHARLIE JOHNSON

 
Charlie has reestablished the "Business Minute"  at the weekly meetings. He has allotted up to 3 minutes each week to hear from  Club members tell us about their  vocation.
VIRTUAL MEETINGS
 
To avoid the  spread of the Covid-19 coronavirus, The Rotary Club of Superior is conducting meetings via ZOOM. The meetings are held WEEKLY on WEDNESDAYS  at  NOON.  The Club is still having great programs and Fellowship.  Join the meeting by clicking the GOLD button. Visitors are welcome! 
 
 
Assistant District Governor

MARK LEUTGEB

Area 15: Duluth Harbortown,  Skyline, Superior Sunrise Centennial, Rotary Club of  Superior and  Ashland
Mark is a member of the Duluth Skyline Rotary
District Governor 2020-21

ROBERT McLEAN

District Governor Robert McLean is a member of  the Central Lakes Rotary Club. Bob is shown here with wife Terri and  Holger & Suzanne Knaack.
2020-21 RI President

HOLGER KNAACK

Rotary Club of Herzogtum Laverburg - Möin, Germany
 
Club Executives & Directors
President
Past President
Secretary
Treasurer
President Elect 2021-22
President Nominee 2022-23
President Designee 2023-24
International Service
Vocational Service
Membership
Community Service
Club Service
Rotary Foundation
Meeting Responsibilities
CLUB RESPONSIBILITIES
Calendar Raffle Administrator
Wondolkowski, Tom
 
Event & Volunteer Sign up Coordinator
Damberg, Ben
 
Newsletter Editor
Peterson, Charlene
 
Newsletter Editor -2
Lings, Robyn
 
Website Administrator
Wondolkowski, Georgette
 
Fellowship
April
Lings, Robyn
 
Invocation
April
Blank, Dan
 
Club Committees 

Charitable Giving:

Chair - Alan Rock  

Membership Committee:

Chair - Pat Messina

International

Chair - Bob McClellan

Craft Beer and Wine Tasting

Co-chairs - Megan Meyer and Georgette Wondolkowski

Club Information
ROTARY CLUB OF SUPERIOR  Chartered in 1912

First Rotary Club in Wisconsin - The 40th established in the world

We meet In Person
Wednesdays at 11:45 AM
Barker's Island Inn
300 Marina Drive
Superior, WI 54880
United States of America
ONLINE SILENT AUCTION

Fundraiser with a different look!

After April 1st you can register to bid online at this link biddingowl.com/superiorrotary Then you are ready and can start bidding on the dates listed above.
 
About the Non-profit Organizations benefiting from the auction:  
 
The WITC  Dreamkeeper Student Assistance Fund provides grants to students who are experiencing an unexpected setback or event causing a financial emergency. These grants support students at WITC on their quest for a college degree and a better life. They are usually less than $250, and provided to cover unexpected expenses, like vehicle repairs; loss due to tragedy such as fire, theft or accident; help with groceries or simply a $25 gas card when times are tight.
 
The Northwest Community Services Agency (NWCSA) serves more than 85,000 residents in five counties of Wisconsin, including: Ashland, Bayfield, Douglas, Iron and Price county residents.
NWCSA services include: Food pantries in each county and many other critical programs for disadvantaged neighbors, including: small emergency assistance, housing stability, homeless programs and services, emergency financial assistance, a rehabilitation “rental” program and a free store. NW CSA also administers the Wisconsin Judicare and Earned Income Tax Credit Program in these same five counties. The Tower Avenue facility in Superior is also home to the Retired Senior Volunteer organization, that serves adults who are giving back to primarily the Douglas County community.
 
 
PROMOTING COVID-19 VACCINES
 
 
Superior Rotarians Dan Blank, Joe Radtke, Marquise Slay and Kelly Peterson got jabbed leading the way for COVID-19 relief.  
 
 
PROMOTING ROTARY

iNTERACT cLUB REPRESENTED AT ICE FESTIVAL

The Superior High School Interact Rotary Club was well represented at the Lake Superior Ice Festival. Angela Johnson , the Club's advisor, is shown with members of Interact. When given  the opportunity to volunteer with the Rotary Club of Superior  - they step up!
Lake Superior Ice Festival 2021

Rotarians volunteered

 
Superior Rotary Club members Linda Cadotte, Kelly Peterson,Tylor Elm
back row - Bob McCellan, Ben Damberg and Marquise Slay were some of the volunteers for this fun-family festival January 30.
Volunteers having as much fun as the other attendees!
Rotarian Dan Blank (red) found his inner child - way to go Dan! It looks like fun.
 
RED KETTLE RINGING

rOTARY cLUB OF SUPERIOR RINGS FOR THE SALVATION ARMY

Saturday December 12 members of the Superior Rotary Club came in force to ring bell for the annual red kettle campaign for The Salvation Army. The club even had helping paws from papa and baby polar bears. Bell ringers from the club could be seen from 10:00 am until 8:00 pm at the Harbor View and Oakes Ave. Super One Foods stores. Even the polar bears adhered to the CDC guidelines and wore masks and were social distancing.
WORLD POLIO DAY
Rotarians volunteered at the City of Superior's Spooktacular and multi-tasked to raise funds for Polio Plus.
 
 
Rotarians provided treat bags for the children's race " Spider Dash".  They helped to register the adults 2 mile race and cheered for one and all!
FUNDRAISING SUCCESS! OCT. 24, 2020
 
 
 
The races were sponsored by the Grandma's Marathon organization. 
 
FUN MOVES TO THE CEDAR LOUNGE
 
The Cedar Lounge donated a portion of their beer sales to Polio Plus while Rotarians sold 50/50 raffle tickets for the cause. Meanwhile, Rotarians at home were busy going online to generously support Polio Plus to End Polio Now on this website.
ROTARY ADOPTS A TRAIL
 
The Rotary Club of Superior has adopted the portion of the Osaugie Trail that runs from the Rotary Pavilion to Loon's Foot Landing. Members of the Club and the Interact Club from the Superior High School joined forces on Saturday October 10 for the first of many clean up days. The turn out of enthusiastic workers was impressive. Thanks go to Dan Blank and Linda Cadotte for organizing the trail adoption and to Robyn Lings who provided a delicious lunch for the volunteers. 
ROTARY PAVILION REPAIRS
 
The Rotary pavilion along E 2nd Street in Superior needs some loving care. It is showing rust spots on the pillars that need to be sanded and painted. Shown are some of the folks that have assessed the damage so a work crew of volunteers can begin the project.  Sherman Fitch (Rotary partner of member Cheri Fitch), Tom Wondolkowski, Megan Meyer, Charlie Johnson, Marquise Slay and Dan Blank. 
THE NEXT PROJECT

GHANA

The Club will be working towards a literacy project in Ghana. Club member Ephaim Nikoi is leading this effort
NEW MAILING ADDRESS

EFFECTIVE NOVEMBER 21, 2019

P.O BOX 1605 

SUPERIOR, WI 54880

DONATE TODAY
 
Speakers
Joel Brennan
Apr 14, 2021
Wisconsin Department of Administration
Brenda Conley, Community Engagement Manager
Apr 21, 2021
Alzheimer's Association MN - N. Dakota
Kali Kelleher
Apr 28, 2021
International Student Exchange Program
NEW MEMBERS

MACK PETERS was the first to be inducted into the Club at a virtual meeting of the Rotary Club of Superior. The brief ceremony was conducted on April 29, 2020. Mack is the Development Manager for the Girl Scouts of Minnesota & Wisconsin Lakes & Pines. His sponsor is Paul Damberg.

 

 

CHÈRI FITCH was inducted into the Club on May 6, 2020.  She is the Fundraising & Event Coordinator for the Humane Society of Douglas County.  Chèri's sponsor is Robyn Lings.