Upcoming Speakers
Dr. John Hallgren
Sep 20, 2019 12:00 PM
Doctor/Patient relationships
Kathy Kemler and Sr. Celeste Wobeter
Sep 27, 2019 12:00 PM
Update on District Grant to fight Human Trafficking
Edward Kolb, Executive V.P. of Healthcare
Oct 04, 2019 12:00 PM
Director of Boys Town Research Hospital and Clinic
Past Speakers
River City Roundup
Sep 13, 2019 12:00 PM
*Off-site meeting Anthony's Restaurant 72nd and F St.
Upcoming Events
Club President
Club President-elect
Immediate Past Club President
Executive Director
Club Secretary
Club Treasurer
Club Foundation Chair - TRF
Club Membership Chair
Club Polio Chair
Club Public Relations
Club Information

Welcome to Omaha West Rotary! 

Omaha West

Service Above Self

We meet Fridays at 12:00 PM
Champions Run
13800 Eagle Run Drive
Omaha, NE  68164
United States of America
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Dr. John Hallgren 
Mission Direct Primary Care
"Why are Healthcare Costs so High?"
Chair of the Day: Jill Slupe 
Invocator: Lucas Tieso 
Sgt. At Arms: Lucas Tieso
Cashier: Greg Key 
Greeters: Maryssa Brown and Laura Thomas 
Rob Spence
"River City Round Up- Economic Impact on Omaha"
Please note this meeting will be at Anthony's- 72nd and F Streets. Cost is the same- bring a guest! 
Last week Rod Anderson gave the invocation.  Larry McChesney and Warren Whitted III served as Greeters. John Massih was Cashier and Lucas Tieso was Sgt. at Arms.  Past President Dick Sturgeon presided over the meeting held off-site at Anthony's.   DGE Roxy Orr introduced Robb Spence who talked about the impact and plans of the River City Round Up. 
Last week Butch Ethington introduced us to new member John Kugler.  John is a retired Pediatric Cardiology Physican and Professor.  He received his M.D. from UNMC and completed a Fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. 
John is married to Cyndi and they have two adult children.  In his free time, he enjoys skiing, biking, golf, photography, and food/wine.   Welcome, John!
Last week Dick Sturgeon introduced us to new member Frank Phillips.  
Frank is Originally from Frankfort, NY and went to College at University of Nebraska and received a Bachelor of Art in Marketing and Graphic Arts. 
He is the National Account Executive at Aradius Group for the last 11 years and brings over two decades of print production knowledge and postage expertise to the table. 

Frank volunteers as an Assistant Football Coach at Omaha South High School as the Inside / Outside Linebacker Coach as well as  Toy Land Campaign Advisor at the Salvation Army. In his free time, Frank enjoys sailing. 
Welcome, Frank! 
Congratulations to Lori Benton and Kim Kuhle- 1 year and Jill Slupe- 2 years who were recognized for their perfect attendance last week by Dan Lassek. 
Thank you to those who helped with the tree planting last weekend! 
We are setting up/stocking the Skinner Resource room (funds from District Grant) on Saturday, September 21st from 8-12.  CLICK HERE to sign up. 
Thank you to everyone who donated prizes, volunteered to be a sponsor, a golfer, or purchased raffle tickets for lastweek's Golf Scramble fundraiser.   A special thank you to Butch Ethington and Ric Miller who worked tirelessly to pull off this event.  Proceeds are in excess of 8K.  A full report will be given to the club by the Fundraising Committee at a later date. 
Yolanda Hoffman, Mike Shrier, Nick Rosenberry, Brett Wawers, JR Kammandel, Dan Ferris, Martie Cordaro, JIm Gerner, Dick Lerner, Laura Iliff, Butch Ethington, Mark Ellsworth, Lori Benton/P4K, Bonnie Gill/Mark Manhart, Gretchen Radler, Elizabeth Hallgren, Tarina Cox-Jones, Anne Fuhrman, Richard Diamond, Carl Greiner, Rod Anderson
Dick Lerner, Andy Reetz, Steve Levinger, Starla Waite, Martie Cordaro, Ric Miller, Butch Ethington, Mike Morey, Greg Key, Anonymous donors
Ray Kurowski and 
We will be producing a new printed roster this fall.  Consider advertising with us and supporting the cost of printing. We will be passing around a roster to update information or you can email your update to Jennifer.  Please contact Matt McKeever or Jennifer for more information or to place an ad. 

We are a service organization with projects that support education and building understanding locally, nationally and globally.

Rotary is a worldwide organization of more than 1.2 million business, professional and community leaders.  Members of Rotary clubs provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in the world.  There are more than 34,000 Rotary clubs located in more than  212 countries and geographical areas.  Clubs are nonpolitical, nonreligious, and open to all cultures, races, and creeds. As signified by the motto Service Above Self, Rotary's main objective is service - in the community, in the workplace and throughout the world.

To find out about speakers at other Rotary Clubs in the area,  you can conveniently see the list of Club websites here. Then click on the home icon to the left of the club name. The list of speakers are listed on their Homepage.