Frances Gilliland, the Rotary Club’s membership chairwoman, presented a check for $500 to Principal Abby Vasquez, teacher Nancy Yokubaitis and parent Debra Hoffman, who submitted the grant request to Rotary.
The following is a list of donations that represent the contributions the Rotary Club of Goleta has contributed to during the past year:
» Food from the Heart — $500
» Engineers without Borders — $1,000
» Boys & Girls Club — $500
» Girsh Park — $500
» Mi Casa de Angeles — $1,000
» Challengers — $500
» Visiting Nurses Association — $250
» American Heart Association — $250
» S’ Cool Gardens — $500
» Ellwood School computer/technical needs — $500
» Santa Barbara City College Scholarship Fund — $6,500
If you would like to meet some really nice people who are committed to improving our community, we invite you to attend one of the Rotary Club of Goleta’s bimonthly meetings at 6:30 p.m. on the second or fourth Tuesdays on the month at the Elephant Bar, 521 Firestone Road, for interesting meetings, guest speakers, dinner and fellowship with men and women wanting to make a difference in the world.
— Lynn Cederquist is publicity chairwoman of the Rotary Club of Goleta.