For info on online Club Meetings, click on the link in the margin
 
Upcoming Fundraisers:
 
October:  Team fundraising for PolioPlus. Funds go directly to The Rotary Foundation.  Form your individual or club team at:  https://raise.rotary.org/District-5000/challenge
 
Oct 1-15: RC of Kapolei's Step It Up For Scholarships Virtual 5k.Our goal is to raise college scholarship money and award enough money to as many as 10 students each with $1000 scholarships at a time when increasingly  more high achieving students in our community are weighing hopes and dreams of college education against limited family budgets. Contact : Arlene Estrella
kapoleirotary@gmail.com 808 888 8169. Sign up with this link:
https://runsignup.com/Race/HI/Kapolei/RotaryClubofKapoleiStepItUpForScholarshipsVirtual5k
 
Oct 3-Nov 14: RC of Mililani Sunrise's campaign to raise funds to express a "simple Thank You" and to provide free masks with a message of "School Superhero" printed on it, and distribute it to all teachers and school staff in the Mililani community.  Given the challenges of Covid-19 surrounding the education of our keiki,  teachers and staff have had to adapt, remain flexible and work through many challenges.  The Rotary Club of Mililani Sunrise(RCMS) wants to acknowledge them and show our support.  Our Fundraising Campaign is to raise funds to express a "simple Thank You" for all that they do to support our Keiki here in Mililani, thanking them for their commitment and for going the extra mile each day. Your support and kokua would be much appreciated.  To go to the website and donate: CLICK HERE
 
Oct 1-Nov  30, Oahu: RC of West Pearl Harbor's “Buy a Meal, Donate a Meal, Support Local Restaurants!” . In celebration of “World Polio Day” on October 24th and Rotary Foundation month in November, West Pearl Harbor Rotarians have launched a “ triple win” fundraising campaign which will benefit Polio Plus, a small business restaurant owner in its Waipahu community, and the donor. For a pre-purchased $20 meal ticket, donors will receive a choice of one of four delicious Vietnamese sandwiches and a canned drink from “Pho Waipahu”. 94-300 Farrington Hwy #C2, Waipahu. The club will pay the restaurant $10 plus tax for each meal ticket redeemed, and the remaining balance of the $20 ticket will be donated to TRF for Polio Plus. Purchasers may also donate their meal tickets to organizations of their choice. To purchase tickets, send e-mail to sonyamendezrotary808@gmail.com.
 
Oct 16, 7pm on Zoom: Eco RC of Kakaako's Pidgin Contest for Rotarians.  Tickets $25, all proceeds support PolioPlus.  Sign up at:  ecorotarykakaako@gmail.com  See flyer and letter
 
Online:  RC of Maui's PolioPlus Bike Ride. Donate to PolioPlus by supporting Allan Bondergaard's bike ride.  Go to: https://raise.rotary.org/Allan-Bondergaard/challenge
 
Oct 24, Oahu,10am-2pm:  RC of Kapolei Sunset's Cupcake and Things. $1 for every cupcake goes to PolioPlus. Pick up at Cupcake and Things Bakery, 885 Kamokila Boulevard, Kapolei, HI 96707.  Pre-sale on EventBrite: “CUPCAKES for a CAUSE” - bit.ly/366bNXo  Contact:  Alicia DuPres 808-551-7805.  See flyer
 
Oct 24, Maui, 4-6pm. 9th annual Oktoberfest. Drive through at the Historic Pioneer Inn. We can't have a party but you can. We are having our 9th annual Oktoberfest. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic our fundraiser has changed just a little. We are offering everything for you to have a small party at home. Just drive by and pick it up. Oktoberfest party in a bag! All you need to do is pick the people you want to party with at home. Tickets for your party in the bag are only $35 per person. Make it a party of 10 and keep it legal! Not able to make it to our drive-through event? You can always check out our online auction or donate to our Vocational Scholarship program! Here's where you can buy tickets (advance purchase required): https://rotary-club-of-lahaina-sunrise.square.site/
 
Oct 29: RC of The Eco Rotary Club of Kaka’ako is hosting a festive fall fundraiser with a tropical twist, a Pineapple Carving Contest! This freestyle contest is a great way to raise funds for the International Polo Fund and showcase your creative carving skills with the queen of all fruits, the pineapple. Our fundraiser is open all; individuals, families, and business. Most creative pineapple wins. With your $10 donation to the International Polio Fund, you will be entered to win a $50 gift card to a local, small business of your choosing. Switch it up this season and try carving a pineapple instead of a pumpkin. Have some fun with this socially distanced fundraiser and enter your pineapple carving today! For a chance to compete and be Crowned (pun intended) this years winner.  Post your entry on social media @ecorotary.  See flyer.