Our program speaker will be Michael Semanchik, Managing Attorney at the California Innocence Project (CIP).  As part of his work, he has been involved in many cases surrounding the exoneration of previously-convicted prisoners.
Our program speaker was Philippe Lazaro, a representative with Plant With Purpose, a Christian nonprofit organization that works in developing countries around the world with the goal of improving the quality of the lives of people living in extreme rural poverty.  Philippe shared his journey through many different countries, including Thailand and Burundi, and his personal growth that allowed him to arrive at this point in his life.  We should all have accomplished so much growth in so few years.  We thank Philippe for his time and wonderful insight.
 
 
Samantha Blas, Client Services Manager at Lifesharing, and a member of her team pose with Prez Elect Karin after a great presentation on the 14th.  Lifesharing is the organ recovery organization for San Diego and Imperial Counties.  We thank them for their time and insights.
We are gearing up (ha ha) for our 2018 Ride the Point to be held on November 10th,  and cordially invite … and really hope …  that you will ride with us this year. Signing up is easy at  http://ridethepoint.org 
 
As an added incentive to sign up for this year's ride, David & Nancee Nichols of the San Diego Bicycle Coalition and CycloVets have graciously agreed to hold training rides exclusively for Ride the Point riders! It will be a chance to get ready for the November 10th ride, to get to know your fellow riders, and enjoy a beautiful Saturday San Diego morning riding with fellow bike enthusiasts.
 
There will be no charge for the rides, which will begin at 8:00 a.m. at Oggi’s, Liberty Station on:
 
Saturday, September 29th (Point Loma hilly ride, about 17 miles)
 
Saturday, November 3rd (Point Loma very hilly ride including tide pools, about 22 miles)
 
You must be at least 21 years old to participate in the training rides and you will be asked to sign a liability waiver that morning before you ride. Bring your own bike and water and come join us to get ready for Ride the Point 2018.
 
If you have any questions please contact either:
VIP Coordinator Kay Barron: Kaybarronwegner@gmail.com
Ride Director Rich Stakelum: Stakelum@cox.net
 
On Aug. 26th, Rotary Club of Point Loma and Veterans Village of San Diego hosted the First Annual Veteran's Fishing Day.  The event included a free day of fishing for about 50 veterans on one of San Diego's premier fishing boat, the Daily Double.  The boat departed from the Point Loma Sportfishing pier at 9:00 AM and returned around 6:00 PM.  Most anglers were successful there were smiles from all the participants upon returning to the pier.  Special thanks to Alan Brown and Carter Shuffler for all their hard work in putting together this event.  Click on the title above to see additional pictures.
 
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Fred Krakowiak
Oct 19, 2018
Nature & wildlife artist & African safari expert
Loris Zapf
Oct 26, 2018
Candidate
Carl Yaeckel
Nov 02, 2018
Citizens Climate Lobby
Dark for Ride The Point
Nov 09, 2018
Meeting will be held as RTP Set up
John Bourgeois
Nov 16, 2018
Seals San DiegoPro Lacross team
Dark for Thanksgiving
Nov 23, 2018
Krisit Wells
Nov 30, 2018
Safe house project
Kim Buchanan
Dec 07, 2018
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