Speakers

Speaker Date Topic
Howard Svigals Nov 20, 2018 7:00 AM
The Rotary Foundation
The Rotary Foundation
Howard Svigals (Svi-GALS) serves as the Rotary Foundation Fundraising Chair for WA Clubs and was named the District Foundation Chair for the 2019-2020 Rotary year. Howard is a Major Donor to The Rotary Foundation and a member of the Paul Harris Society and the Bequest Society. 
 
Howard also is the Assistant Governor for Area 11 which includes the three Gig Harbor Rotary Clubs, and two Tacoma Rotary clubs. He is a Past-President of the Gig Harbor Midday Rotary and has been in Rotary fifteen years.
 
The Rotary Foundation transforms your gifts into projects that change lives both close to home and around the world. As the charitable arm of Rotary International, we tap into a global network of Rotarians who invest their time, money, and expertise into our priorities, such as eradicating polio and promoting peace. Foundation grants empower Rotarians to approach challenges such as poverty, illiteracy, and malnutrition with sustainable solutions that leave a lasting impact.
Strong financial oversight, a stellar charity rating, and a unique funding model mean that we make the very most of your contribution. Give and become a part of Rotary’s life-changing work!
The collective leadership and expertise of our 1.2 million members helps us tackle some of the world’s biggest challenges, locally and globally. We are united by common values and vision for the future as we sharpen our focus with targeted specific causes that will reach communities most in need.
Sanjay Bhatt Nov 27, 2018 7:00 AM
Fast ferry
Fast ferry
Today we hear from the Public Information Officer for Kitsap Transit on developments in the fast ferry program.
 
In 2016, the voters of Kitsap County passed Kitsap Transit's sales-tax measure, which added three-tenths of 1 percent to the local sales tax to support a new passenger-only ferry service to Seattle from Bremerton, Kingston, and Southworth.

About the Fast Ferry Program