An update from Miss Placentia 2020 Alexandria Steward

Kathi Baldwin

NOV. 18, 2020

Our guest speaker was Alexandria Steward, Miss Placentia. She is a junior @ UCLA, majoring in health in society. Alexandria plans to be a pediatric PA. Her platform is mental health and suicide awareness, which became very important to her following a freak accident where she broke her back and suffered a head injury during cheerleading in high school.during her injury, the With Hope Foundation was extremely helpful to her.

Rotary Club of Placentia November 18, 2020
Members in attendance: Ward, Roy, Nate, Kathi, Glenn, Turgut, Alice, Kevin, Jim, Lisa. Guests: Karen Urell, Director of Miss Placentia Program and Miss Placentia, Alexandria Steward.

Inspirational Moment: Ward, 4 Way-Test: Glenn

Kathi provided an update for the Chamber of Commerce. Ward provided an update on the city-the budget for the first half of 2020 is done, two drive- in movies are coming up-11/20/2020 will be “Frozen” and December will be “Elf”.
A drive through winter wonderland replaces the tree lighting event and will be held on December 3, from 4:30-9:30 pm at the civic center. December 1 is the next city council meeting.

Lisa has sent via email, an invitation to the upcoming holiday event for the club to be held on Saturday, December 12, from 12-3 pm @ Tri-City Park.

Fine Master, Lisa doesn't miss a beat & comes prepared every week! We’re sure going to miss her, right?
Kathi answered correctly about the giving Tuesday in December, no fine! Kathi had $45 hb for forty-five years of wedded bliss to Glenn. Roy was also celebrating his wedding anniversary with holly as well as both of their birthdays with $100 hb. Lisa had $5 hb for having the week off from teaching, Glenn paid a $100.00 fine to the capital campaign for his wedding anniversary, Jim had $20 hb his grandson taking 1st place in a national putting contest, he’s a chip off the old block! Also included in his hb is $17.37 from amazon smile, keep it up everyone! Turgut had $5 hb for William coming home for thanksgiving.

Our guest speaker was Alexandria Steward, Miss Placentia. She is a junior @ UCLA, majoring in health in society. Alexandria plans to be a pediatric PA. Her platform is mental health and suicide awareness, which became very important to her following a freak accident where she broke her back and suffered a head injury during cheerleading in high school.during her injury, the With Hope Foundation was extremely helpful to her. She is on the Dean’s List, coaches @ Kips, runs track & field, is a member of a pre- physicians club, and a member of a sorority @ UCLA. She is a glass half full type of person.

The meeting next week is a club assembly.

Assignments for Wednesday, November 25:
Pledge: Jim
4 Way-Test: Michelle
Inspirational Moment: Kathi