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This beautiful logo was drawn for us by Joe McInnis. 
Joe was a member of Southside Rotary many years ago. 
He was in a wheelchair and had almost no use of his arms or hands. 
He drew the boat with his mouth and teeth. 
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“This is a changing world; we must be prepared to change with it. The story of Rotary will have to be written again and again.”
— Paul Harris, This Rotarian Age, circa 1935
Southside Corpus Christi
Having Fun While Changing Lives
We meet Wednesdays at 12:00 PM
Corpus Christi Country Club
6300 Everhart Rd.
Corpus Christi, TX  78413-2638
United States
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Announcements February 14 2018
Please check out these upcoming events!
Here are some exciting announcements of upcoming events!
  1. Friday February 16 Boy Scout Troop 69 Fundraiser Event at Panda Express at Saratoga Blvd & Cimarron between 10a.m.-11p.m.  Come in and show the attached flyer. 20% of proceeds will be donated the scout troop.   
  2. Saturday February 17 PRESIDENTS DAY FLAG PROJECT with the Boy Scouts - 7:30a.m. at both Corpus Christi Townhomes and Carriage Park.  We appreciate help from all members.  Thanks for your assistance.  Look for the email from Erasmo Nava which contains maps to the areas.
  3. Wednesday February 21 our program at our noon meeting will be Capt. Steve Banta, USN Retired, new Executive Director of the USS Lexington Museum.   He will brief us on Current & Future Opportunities at the USS Lexington!
  4. Early Bird Registration closing soon for "Discover the Magic of Rotary" District Conference at South Padre Island, Texas on April 20-22, 2018. Register online  If you have any questions, comments or concerns, please call District Governor Betty Ramirez-Lara at 956-683-5706. Thank You for MAKING A DIFFERENCE!
  5. Saturday February 24 ROTARIAN 4-Way Speech Contest held by District 5930.  This is for Rotarians to compete for a Paul Harris Fellow (this is not the high school 4-Way Test).  See the flyer below!  Contact District Secretary and Southside Rotary Member Nancy Ross for more information at 

  6. Tuesday February 27 EAFK, Rose Shaw Elementary, the speaker will be Southside's own John Owen.  He will tell about his Polio experience.  It is a great speech if any members would like to come and hear him.
  7. Collection of goods for the Women's Shelter through February.  President-Elect Christine Eudeani is collecting items for the Women's Shelter through the month of February.  Executive Secretary Erasmo Nava sent out an email with the list of items needed. 
  8. Registration is now open for our 12th Annual Administrative Professionals Day Luncheon on Wednesday April 25, 2018 at noon at the Corpus Christi Country Club.  See attached flyer. State Representative Todd Hunter will be our keynote speaker.  To register online please go to:
  9. Ramp Champs!!  Stay tuned for some ramp work in March!  Rod Vaughn will have information soon!
  10. Our fearless program chair David Walker is looking for some great Rotarians to help fill in our program dates in the summer.  Interesting programs boost attendance and attract new members!
12th Annual Administrative Professionals Luncheon
Treat your Administrative Professional to a beautiful luncheon, dessert, an engaging speaker, and great raffle prizes. Wednesday April 25, 2018 at noon at the Corpus Christi Country Club.
Keynote Speaker: State Representative Todd A. Hunter
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 12:00PM
Corpus Christi Country Club (6300 Everhart Rd.)
Treat your Administrative Professional to a beautiful luncheon, dessert, an engaging speaker, and great raffle prizes.
Proceeds benefit wheelchair ramps construction, scholarships to Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, the Early Act First Knight educational program, and our club operations.
There will be no meal tickets at the door on the day of the event.
A – Individual Ticket: $50 (1 seat)
B – Partnership Package: $200 (4 seats, 4 raffle tickets)
C – Executive Package: $300 (6 seats; 6 raffle tickets)
D – Corporate Package: $500 (Table of 10 seats; 10 raffle tickets)
E -   1 – Raffle Ticket:  $10
F -   1 - Set of 5 Raffle Tickets: $40
G -    1 - Set of 10 Raffle Tickets: $75
  1. PURCHASE ONLINE at Raffle tickets for this event are listed under ADP-Admin Professional Day Luncheon – see prices above.
  2. PURCHASE WITH CHECK**: Please RSVP to Erasmo Nava (361-854-1471) by Friday, April 20. Then, print this flyer and fill out the form below. Include a check payable to Southside Corpus Christi Rotary Club. Mail to: Post Office Box 8902, Corpus Christi, Texas 78468-8902
**If paying by check please complete the info below:
Contact Name: ___________________________      Company: _________________________________
Address: ________________________________      Phone: ____________________________________
Email: __________________________________      Invoice Requested: Yes   /   No
Package Requested (A, B, C, D): ______      Raffle Tickets (Request by items E, F, or G + # of each item): ______
For more information: or contact Erasmo Nava at 361-854-1471
This year’s keynote speaker is Representative Todd A. Hunter, currently in his ninth term representing Texas State House District 32.  He serves as the Chairman of the Calendars Committee, Vice Chairman of Criminal Jurisprudence and a member of the County Affairs Committee. He served in the house from 1989-1997, then again starting in 2008 to the present.  Hunter has practiced law since 1978 and is currently a partner of The Law Office of Todd A. Hunter in Corpus Christi. Todd and his wife, Alexis Taylor Hunter, have three children: Todd Jr., Michael, and Christina. 
Rotary Club of Southside Corpus Christi - Officer Installation Ceremony
2017/2018 Installation of Officers Ceremony 
Rotary Club of Southside Corpus Christi
Was held on June 10th 2017  
at Ara's Euro Fusion Restaurant and Bar
Master of Ceremony: PDG Betty Frantum
A special thanks to Gary Blum, DDS, MS, for these photographs
Officers Installed:
Scott Sutherland, President
Christine Udeani, President-Elect
Erasmo Nava, Executive Secretary
Fred Hayden - Officer of Arms
Nancy Foster, Past President
Nina Espinosa, Rotarian of the Year
Board Members: Nancy Foster, Scott Sutherland, David Walker,
Betty Frantum, Erasmo Nava, Richard Espinosa, Angie Frost,
Fred Hayden, Elain Barnes, Nancy Ross, Anita Spreen,
Christine Udeani, Rodney Vaughn
Club Chairs: Richard and Nina Espinosa (Youth),
Dr. Adaeze Nwosu (Social), Betty Frantum (Foundation),
David Walker (Program), Angie Frost (Social), 
Nancy Ross (Membership), Elain Barnes 
To view more pictures, please visit the photo album link below
Also see the photo album link for club meeting photographs
for 2016/2017 club year. Again, thanks to Gary Blum, DDS, MS 
for all the pictures included in the albums below.
A special thank you to Erasmo Nava and Nancy Foster for assistance with planning,
Betty Frantum for officiating the event, Gary Blum for photos
and to everyone who participated to make this event successful.
Photo Albums
Installation Ceremony 2017 - 2018
Club meeting pictures 06-14-2017
Rotary at KEDT pictures 06-07-2017
Club meeting pictures 05-31-2017
Club meeting pictures 05-24-2017
Club meeting pictures 05-17-2017
Club meeting pictures 05-10-2017
Club meeting pictures 04-19-2017
Club meeting pictures 03-15-2017
Club meeting pictures 03-08-2017
Club meeting pictures 03-01-2017
Club meeting pictures 02-22-2017
Club Meeting Pictures 02-15-2017
Club Meeting Pictures 02-01-2017
Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays
Crystal Deleon
February 10
Elain Barnes
February 13
David Walker
February 16
Join Date
Wendy Herman
February 22, 2017
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