"From the standpoint of daily life, there is one thing we do know:
That man is here for the sake of other men." ~ Albert Einstein

Wednesday, July 29, 2009


James Moore was honored as the Rotarian of the Year at our Club meeting on July 28th. Jim and his wife have been very involved this last year on numberous projects including a trip to Peru and a trip to India. They also attended the International Convention in Birmingham England in June.
Congratulations Jim - Brigham City Rotary Club Rotarian of the Year 2008 - 2009!

Our speaker for the meeting was Richard Spuhler. Richard is a Brigham City Rotarian and he gave us an update on the Brigham City hospital remodel, as well as information and statistics about the positive progress of the Hospital financially as well as in the community.

Thursday, July 23, 2009

On Tuesday July 21st we had our Rotary family picnic.

We spent the evening enjoying some Maddox chicken, and
good company.

Board Meeting and Photo

The Brigham City Club held its first Board Meeting of the new year Thursday morning at 7:00. Everyone was wide awake and ready to get into the business of the Club.

We all got together for a quick photo.

L to R Back:
Bruce Vellinga-Secretary,
Paul Damon-Foundation Director,
Dan Hansen-Club Administration Director,
Dan Price-Membership Director,
Faylene Brown-Public Relations Director

Ann Henderson - Past President,
Brad Barber-President,
Jim Moore-President Elect/Service Projects Director

Monday, July 20, 2009

Tuesday July 14, 2009 Dan Hansen-Hansen Motors

On Tuesday, July 14, we heard from Dan Hansen of Hansen Motors in Brigham City about the US Auto Industry and Hansen Motors. It was an interesting discussion as Dan talked of the causes and consequences of current auto industry issues.
He also allowed plenty of time for questions on this very timely topic.

Friday, July 17, 2009

Tuesday, July 7, 2009 - Robbie Gunter - BEHS Football

On Tuesday the 7th we heard from Robbie Gunter the new head football coach for Box Elder High School. He shared his views on football and what it can bring to the community.

Friday, July 3, 2009

Installation Banquet

On June 29th the Brigham City Rotary club held their annual installation banquet at the Maddox Lodge. We celebrated last years achievements and ushered in the new year.

2008-2009 President – Ann Henderson
Ann shared with us highlights from last year.

2008-2009 Board Members: David Farnes, Director, Bruce Vellinga, Secretary, Jodi McFall, Treasurer, Paul Damon, Director, Brad Barber, President Elect. Missing from the picture are Richard Spuhler, Director, Faylene Brown, Director, Dee MacKay, Past President, Jim Moore, President Elect Nominee.
A big thanks to last years board members for their hard work and dedication.

Annette Macfarlane was inducted as a new member. Annette is the Executive Director of the YCU (Your Community in Unity).

We welcomed the 2009-2010 board members.

2009-2010 Directors – Dan Hansen, Paul Damon, Dan Price. Missing from the picture Faylene Brown.

2009-2010 Secretary – Bruce Vellinga

2009-2010 Treasurer – Jodi McFall

2009-2010 President – Brad Barber