Bonham Rotary was super pleased to hear our guest speaker Malinda Allison, speak about the historical back ground in Honey Grove, Texas on October 13, 2016! Thank you Malinda for your passion and dedication to Fannin County!
Pictured left to right (Rotarian -Ronnie Atnip, Bonham Rotary Club President-Jenn Self, Rotarian-Peggy Lane, Guest Speaker- Malinda Allison)
On September 21, 2016, Rotarian Dr. Jerry Hopson invited BISD athletic director Tony Johnson & defensive coach Ian Ritchey to speak at our weekly Rotary meeting. The entire group was pumped with Warrior Pride! We were thrilled when two days later the Warriors won their football game and broke their multiple year losing streak.
On September 7, 2016, we were excited to welcome the Bonham High School Student Advisory Committee to Rotary. This group came as guests of Rotarian and Superintendent Dr. Marvin Beaty. Two of the students, Jett Peeler and Ruth Gainzar spoke about their recent experience at Camp RYLA, which stands for Rotary Youth Leadership Award.
On August 17, 2016, the Bonham Rotary Club was honored to welcome District Governor Bill Dendy. His presentation informed the club members about some of the things going on outside of our area and offers opportunities for additional service. Bill also provided Bonham Rotary Club inspiration and motivation to increase our commitment to Service Above Self!
Bonham Rotarian Lewis Donaghey brought John Donaghey as a guest speaker for the Rotary meeting on August 3, 2016. John shared his photography and pen ink art that he has submitted and has won multiple awards for at the State Fair of Texas. They are pictured with fellow Rotarian and local Bonham artist, Jamie Slack.
On July 13, 2016, the Bonham Rotary Club inducted four new members to join its time honored membership organization. The Bonham Rotary Club has been serving the Fannin County Community and the City of Bonham for 95 years. Club President, Jenniffer Self is proud to announce four new members, (pictured L to R), Levi Malone, John Carter, O.D., Jenniffer Self, Dana Coker, & Edward Ray. Levi Malone & Dr. Carter work for the newly opened Bonham Optical. Dana Coker is the new pastor of the First United Methodist Church of Bonham. Edward Ray is a new associate at Cole Title. For more information, please visit the Bonham Rotary Club on Facebook or be a guest at the weekly meeting held at the Family Life Center each Wednesday at noon.