June is a special month for the South Side Rotary Club, filled with fellowship and impactful moments. As we reflect on the events that unfolded during this month, we want to express our gratitude to all the members and guests who participated in making these occasions truly memorable.

Join us as we highlight the highlights of June in our Rotary Club

Rotary Fellowship Month
June marks the month of Rotary Fellowships, a time for Rotarians and Rotaractors to come together and celebrate their membership in Rotary International. We encourage all our members to learn more about this significant aspect of our organization and share the information with fellow Rotarians. Let us embrace the spirit of fellowship and continue creating hope in the world
Greg Perks' Last Meeting as President:
On June 7, 2023, we gathered at the Corpus Christi Country Club for our weekly Rotary Club Meeting, which turned out to be President Greg Perks' final meeting as our leader. The attendance was fantastic, and we appreciate everyone who made it a memorable event
Economic Development Presentation by Sarah Tindall:
During that meeting, we had the privilege of listening to Sarah Tindall's insightful presentation on Economic Development in the Coastal Bend. Her expertise shed light on crucial aspects that affect our community, and we appreciate her contribution. As always, the delicious lunch provided an opportunity for camaraderie and strengthening our bonds as Rotarians

Impacting Little Rays of Sunshine at Los Pequenos Head Start Program:
We received heartfelt gratitude from Dr. Esther Jones, the Health Coordinator at Nueces County Community Action Agency, for our involvement with the Los Pequenos Head Start Program. On May 23, 2023, members of our Rotary Club read to the kids, leaving a positive impact on these little rays of sunshine. We are proud of the meaningful work we do to create hope in the world.
New Officer Installation and President Transition:
June 14, 2023, marked a special day as we conducted the New Officer Installation at the Corpus Christi Country Club. District Governor Elect, Luis Cavazos, honored us with his presence during this ceremony. We express our gratitude to President Greg Perks for his outstanding leadership and congratulate Sulu Modak on assuming the role of our new President. The occasion was filled with gratitude and celebration.
Presentation on Indigenous Burial Sites by Dr. Peter Moore:
On June 21, 2023, we had the pleasure of hosting Dr. Peter Moore from Texas A&M-CC, who presented on "Indigenous Burial Sites of the Coastal Bend." His informative session shed light on our region's rich heritage, fostering a deeper appreciation for our cultural roots. We thank Dr. Moore for his valuable contribution.

Identity Theft Presentation by Gae Callaway:
Our final meeting of the month took place on June 28, 2023, featuring a presentation by Ms. Gae Callaway from Legal Shield on the crucial topic of Identity Theft. We appreciate her efforts in educating our members and raising awareness about this prevalent issue. Remember to visit our Facebook page for photos from our recent meetings and like and share them to spread the word!

June was a month filled with fellowship, gratitude, and learning at the South Side Rotary Club. We extend our appreciation to all our members, guest speakers, and partners for their active participation and dedication to our mission of creating hope in the world. We invite anyone interested in learning more about Rotary to join us at our weekly meetings. Together, let's continue to imagine a brighter future and make a positive impact on our community.