June 2016 Speakers

June 3

Lee Rasch, Mike Swenson of the LaCrosse Downtown Rotary Club and Chin Idirisu Medortni, Founder and Executive Director of the Cameroon Education Foundation, spoke about the Cameroon project.  The LaCrosse Rotary club will be focusing on providing sanitary facilities, training teachers, and shipping textbooks for schools and libraries in Kumbo, Cameroon.  They welcome support from other Rotary Clubs.

Chin Idirisu Medorni, Executive Director of the Cameroon Education Foundation

Chin Idirisu Medorni, Executive Director of the Cameroon Education Foundation

Mike Swenson, LaCrosse Downtown Rotary

Mike Swenson, LaCrosse Downtown Rotary

Mike, Chin and Lee Rasch

Mike, Chin and Lee Rasch

 

 

 

 

 

 

June 10

Rebecca Paulson, 4-H Program Coordinator in Houston County, spoke about the 4-H program in the county.  Some of the programs with which she is working now include:

  • Expanding program development committees for all animal projects.
  • Reviving the shooting sports program
  • Partnering with Community Education for after school programming
  • Getting ready for the county fair
  • Initiating a new cake decorating contest in association with the food revue

The overall focus of 4-H is positive youth development.

Rebecca Paulson, Houston County 4-H Program Coordinator

Rebecca Paulson, Houston County 4-H Program Coordinator

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