Gastonia East

Club Leaders

Steven D'Avria
Wil Neumann
Public Relations Chair
Jenna Elizabeth Jourdet
Attendance Secretary
Community Service Chair
Vincent Charles Wong
Executive Club Treasurer
Monte M. Monteleone
Bulletin Editor
Kellum Morris
International Service Chair
Randy Miller Riley
Club Trainer
Barron Houston Wright
Club Historian
Drew Horine
Stephen H Ross
Rotary Foundation Chair
Andrea Sipka
Membership Chair
John A. Pea
Jason T. Ramey
iPast President
Sharon Heinrich
Assistant Governor- Gaston County

Gastonia East Rotary Member Bulletin

Monday, November 2, 2020

Starting on October 19th, all meetings will be held at the Conference Center

November 16, 2020 - (Conference Center) (Board Meeting-11:30) Adam Queler w/Bluestone Financial - current economic state plus helpful planning/organizational tools we all can use.
Sergeant at Arms: Drew Horine
** Prayer and Pledge - Travis Brittain
** Bingo - Morgan Rhoney
New Member Introduction- Marian Taylor

Due to the requirement to keep our meeting to 49 or less attendees we ask that you please register for this week's meeting. Once the allowed number is reached the event registration page will say "sold out". To register, go to Please note that registrations can be added or removed up to 9am Monday morning.

If you are not feeling well, please do not attend the meeting but rather join us via ZOOM.

Those who wish to join the meetings via ZOOM please use this link Join our Cloud HD Video Meeting

November 23, 2020 - (Conference Center) Rotary Foundation with Ineke and Bob Wilson (big PHF day).
Sergeant at Arms:
** Prayer and Pledge -
** Bingo - John Watts
New Member Introduction-

November 30, 2020 - No Meeting- Thanksgiving Holiday.

December 7, 2020- (Conference Center)
Wine & Whiskey Polio Raffle and Holiday celebration.
Sergeant at Arms: Jenna Jourdet
** Prayer and Pledge - Dave Kirlin
** Bingo - Kirk Setzer
New Member Introduction-

** It is your responsibility, if you are unable to fulfill your assignment for Prayer and Pledge or Bingo, to contact another club member to assume those duties.



The Every Rotarian Every Year initiative asks every Rotarian to support The Rotary Foundation every year. In addition to contributing to the Annual Fund on a regular basis, members are encouraged to get involved in a Foundation project or program.

United Way CANpaign

Join the United Way of Gaston County as we begin our 2020 campaign season with a CANpaign community-wide food and toiletry drive to restock our shelves. As recovery from the impacts of COVID-19 continues, we ask you to please think about the many community members that are still experiencing overwhelming difficulties and hardships. Collection starts on Wednesday September 16 and items will be dropped off at the United Way (200 E. Franklin BLVD) Please call Leigh Spach for drop off times and Wishlist items. 704-864-4554 #103.

To donate items via online use this link which can also be found on their website at

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Member Birthdays

Julian W. Timmons
November 20th
Kirk M. Setzer
November 24th
Andrea Sipka
November 26th
David Deas
December 8th
Mark E. Epstein
December 9th
Terri Holloway Sanford
December 9th
Jason T. Ramey
December 12th

Member Anniversaries