Recent Presentations & Highlights
Our speaker today was our very own Rotarian, Dick Wertzberger, talking about the Guardian Angles organization. The Guardian Angles support men with immediate financial needs here in Manhattan and the surrounding area. You can watch Dick's presentation below.
Our presentation today was Alison Felix, economist for the Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank. Alison gave us an outlook for the U.S. and Kansas economies in 2017. You can watch her presentation below.
Our speaker today was Marvin Wade, the new Superintendent of USD383. You can watch Marvin's presentation below.
Our presentation today was Rod Harms giving us a history and update on the Green Apple Bikes program. You can watch Rod's presentation below!
Our March Rotary Students of the Month were Jaalanee Dugassa Gobena and Gavin Larios. Gavin was unable to be present, but you can watch Jaalanee's plans for post graduation in the video below.
Our newest member to the Manhattan Rotary Club is Ashley Iverson, an attorney for the Kansas Department of Revenue. You can watch Ashley's introduction below!
The presentation today was Don Lambert discussing the history and updates of the Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art. You can watch the presentation below!
Fellow Manhattan Rotary Club member and Associate Dean of Finance at K-State, Eric Higgins, gave us a recap of the 2016 world and U.S. economic status. Eric also gave us insights on what to watch for 2017. You can watch his presentation in the video below!
Last week we honored our February Rotary Students of the Month, Ahmet Ciftci & Chloe Dorst. You can listen to what their plans are after they graduate in the video below!
Our presentation this week was Brandy Veatch with Care Portal, a new organization in Manhattan and around the state of Kansas that helps children and families of foster care with their needs. You can learn more about Care Portal by watching Brandy's presentation below!
This week we welcomed two new members to the Manhattan Rotary Club, Janet Lowell and Robbin Cole! You can watch their inductions below!
Last week, Head K-State Baseball Coach, Brad Hill, stopped by to tell us about the upcoming season! Coach Hill was very encouraged with the development of some of the seniors and is looking forward to watching the new players. You can watch Coach Hill's presentation below!
Our presentation this week was Lyle Butler, President/CEO of the Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce. Lyle talked about the changes over the past year in Manhattan and what he expects for future growth. You can watch his presentation below!