Rotary Supported Her in 2011, Noelle Freeman Joins Rotary in 2021

Kathi Baldwin

MAR. 30, 2021

Noelle Freeman, Miss California 2011, visited the club during her reign. She is a proud graduate of Chapman University and recently was elected to the Human Relations Commission for Beverly Hills and just became a Rotarian!

Rotary Club of Placentia
Wednesday Meeting

Attendance: Ward, Glenn, Kathi, Roy, Jim, Hugh, Alice, Elizabeth, Nate, Paul, Turgut, Kevin, Gil, Lisa. We had 2 guests: Eileen McCormack and Valeria Santos, speaker.
Pledge:Alice, 4 Way-Test: Hugh, Inspirational Moment: Lisa.

Ward-Easter EggCitement went very well! Hugh, Gae, Ward, Glenn, Kathi, Alice, Roy were there to distribute the candy and deliver & set up the awning. All most all of the candy was distributed during the drive through and the remaining candy was delivered to Letty Gali for LOT 318. We met a lovely young woman, America from VHS, who we shared information for Interact. She would be a great addition to the club.

To sign up for ❤️ Placentia, go to to volunteer. Select volunteer, encouragement, homeless packs with City Net and sign up. The packing of the bags for the homeless will take place outside the Aguirre Building from 9-12.

Fine Master Hugh Wood-final week!
Gil and Lisa were fined $1 for being late. Roy, Turgut, Gil were fined $2 for not proudly displaying the Rotary logo.
Rotary Magazine-What’s on the cover? Nate, Jim, Turgut, Roy, Kevin were fined $5 for not knowing. It is Wasteland. What was the RI President Holger Knaack message in this issue? Ward knew the answer!
Unfortunately, Elizabeth, Gil and Paul were fined $5 for not knowing.

Happy Bucks-Nate $5 for Hugh doing a great job as Fine Master & had another $5 for whoever volunteered for April ! Glenn was the lucky club member who volunteered to serve as the Fine Master in April! Paul had $20 bragging rights for welcoming his 3rd grandson. Gil had $5 for being in a good mood, Elizabeth had $30 for the memorial service honoring Fred, Hugh also had $20 for memorial service being well done. Turgut had $5 for Maria’s doctor giving her the “go ahead” for the COVID vaccine. Jim had $20 for a letter he received from a childhood friend of his mothers. They were friends for 90 years!

Jim announced a sponsorship of $900 from Golden State Water. Thanks, Steve!

Jim announced the first $100,000.00 has been sent to Xela aid.

The speaker, Valeria Santos with the US State Department spoke on the complicated relationship between the United States and China. This was a very informative and engaging discussion. There were many questions and I am sure that we all wished that we had more time.
Pledge:Jim, 4 Way-Test: Kathi, Inspirational Moment: Lisa
Fine Master Glenn Baldwin


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P.O. Box 1331
Placentia CA 92871 USA
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Until at least May 1, the Rotary Club of Placentia will host virtual meetings using Zoom Meetings. These virtual meetings will be free for the public to attend. Please contact Kathi Baldwin

+1 (714) 875-5976


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Meeting Day: Wednesday at 7:00am

Location: Alta Vista Country Club
777 E. Alta Vista Street
Placentia, CA 92870

+1 (714) 875-5975

We also meet 6PM the second Tuesday of each month on the patio at Craftsman Pizza

148 E. Yorba Linda Blvd. Placentia, CA 92870

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