La Mesa Sunrise Rotary Club

LA MESA SUNRISE ROTARY HONORS FOUR ALTRUISTIC WOMEN

 

By Donald H. Harrison

Photos by Donald H. Harrison and Leon Thompson

Reprinted with permission from San Diego Jewish World, a member of the San Diego Online News Network.

Photo:  Manuela Bump, president of the La Mesa Sunrise Rotary Club, left, and honorees Kathi Anderson, Estela De Los Rios, Mimi Pollack, and Bobbi Brink.

March 12, 2016 (Spring Valley) – La Mesa Sunrise Rotary Club honored four women on Saturday, March 5, for their advocacy in behalf of Syrian refugees, victims of sex trafficking, survivors of torture, and abused wild animals. Besides a certificate of appreciation and half the proceeds from the tea for them to donate to their favorite charities, the women were honored with Paul Harris Fellowships, named for one of the founders of Rotary International.


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EARLY BIRDS HELP OTHERS

 

By Mimi Pollack

January 9, 2016 (La Mesa) -- The motto for the La Mesa Sunrise Rotary Club seems to be “How can we help?” There are actually two La Mesa Rotary Clubs, but the Sunrise group is for early birds, since meetings are held once a week at 7:30 a.m.


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