Eureka Springs Rotary Club donates Oktoberfest proceeds
The Eureka Springs Rotary Club donated
the proceeds from its 2017 Oktoberfest
to four local charitable organizations
Thursday, Nov. 30, giving $3,000 to the
Eureka Springs Trails Committee, $1,000
to the Back Our Kids program administered
by Flint Street Food Bank, $500 to
Ozarks AIDS Resources & Services and
$500 to Jeremiah House. The donations
were given in a special evening meeting
for Eureka Springs Rotarians and invited
guests, including prospective members.
Assistant District Governor Kevin
Merrill presented certificates to two new
members of the Paul Harris Society, with
David Teigen and Michele Gann pledging
$1,000 each annually to the Rotary Foundation.
The Paul Harris Society is named
for Rotary’s founder and is made up of
Rotarians who donate at that level.