Event Types

Perseverance Prep

Lead Founder and proposed Executive Director of Perseverance Preparatory School, Ms. LeeNatali began working with high school students at Downtown College Preparatory School on the Alameda, then joined Teach For America and taught at Cornerstone Academy Preparatory School (“Cornerstone”) in the Franklin-McKinley School District. Cornerstone, a 2014 California Distinguished School located within the boundaries of San Jose, was also founded by a Fellow with Building Excellent Schools. At Cornerstone, Ms. LeeNatali taught 2nd, 5th, and 6th grades, piloted a leadership curriculum based on The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, served on the school’s Hiring Committee, and contributed as Master Teacher for the pilot Teacher Residency Program. Bringing a deep commitment to the students and families of San Jose and a regional as well as national network of training and support from Building Excellent Schools, Ms. LeeNatali earned a BA in Law and Social Justice, as well as a BS in Psychology, and Multiple Subject Teaching Credentials from Loyola Marymount University. 

Ms LeeNatali will discuss Perseverance Preparatory School, a 5th-8th grade school for the underserved students of San Jose. Perseverance Prep educates students through rigorous academics, targeted instruction, and service learning for a life of ethical leadership and scholarly success. 

Apr 19, 2018


Katia Gomez was awarded a District Scholarship in 2011 to complete her Master's Degree in Global Health at Boston University. Since then she has opened eight schools across Honduras through her nonprofit Educate2Envision and been awarded Top US Changemaker under 25 by Do, 25 Women in the World to Watch under 25 by Newsweek, and Top 12 Young Entrepreneurs Doing Good by Forbes. She currently serves as a Fellow for both Ashoka and Cordes Foundation, that honor entrepreneurs with innovative solutions to tackling global poverty. 

Limited access to schooling beyond sixth grade for the world's poorest countries is our generation's biggest challenge to achieving universal education. Katia will share her insights from several years of experience working in rural Honduras and the pathway her organization has created to transforming out-of-school youth into community leaders. 

Apr 26, 2018

Rotarian Biographies

We will have fellow Rotarians talk about themselves. We encourage our new and old members to come forward and talk about themselves and their experiences. You will be allowed 5 to 7 minutes to let other members know you better. 
Please send me your name and the time required, if interested ASAP.

May 03, 2018

San Jose

May 10, 2018

Hilltoppers Academy

Coach Shaw, comes from a great family with two great parents father was a police officer for over 23 years, mother work for NASA for 10 years.

A graduate of San Jose College majored in communication with a minor in business. He has been involved in Youth Sports since 1976 in the San Jose California area. Married for 28 years with 5 kids one set of twins graduating from high school this year from S.T. High School in San Jose. His daughter is going to University of Arizona, and his son is going to the College of Grand Canyon University, his oldest son has graduated from college last year with a degree in Computer Graphics

Have been voted High School Coach of the Year, CYO coach of the year voted 2005 All-Star coach for the San Jose Evergreen Valley Chapter  NJB,  received awards from the state of Texas,  given the key to the state of Texas,  voted coach of the Youth Athletic program in the state of Texas. 

Coach will talk about youth sports, youth academics, youth lives socially with respect to community involvement. 

May 17, 2018

Working with Hilltoppers Academy School and Coach Shaw

Matthew is a family specialist and works with Coach Shaw at Hilltoppers Academy. He has helped families and youth become systems free for over 20 years.


May 24, 2018

See you at the District onference

No meeting this week. See you at the District Conference June 1, 2, 3 at San Jose State University.

May 31, 2018

Alliance for Smiles

Alliance for Smiles (AfS). AfS is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing free, comprehensive cleft lip and palate anomaly treatments in under-served areas of the world. Through our transformative surgery, AfS also offers hope and a second chance for a brighter future to children and their families.

Jun 07, 2018

What Is Up for Rotary Year 2018-2019

President Elect John and his board will present their ideas for the upcoming year.

Jun 14, 2018
Jun 28, 2018 4:30 PM

no lunch meeting today - see your Event Invitation

Jun 28, 2018 4:30 PM
Jul 12, 2018 5:30 PM

Robotics Project

Jul 19, 2018