Centennial Legacy Dinner 2017

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district6040centennialdinnerlogo-2District Governor Kim LeSage and District Rotary Foundation Chair Cassy Venters chaired the Rotary District 6040 Centennial Legacy Dinner Campaign to celebrate the 100th anniversary of The Rotary Foundation.

The goal for this Campaign was to raise $2,650,000 for The Rotary Foundation. The amount symbolizes the first donation it received in 1917 of $26.50. Thanks to your generation donations and participation, we exceeding our goal and raised a total of $3,327,535.78 in gifts and commitments.

Those who made a minimum commitment of $10,000 were invited to attend the Centennial Legacy Dinner, which was held Sunday, April 30, 2017.

Thank you to our Dessert Sponsor, the Wolfe Sweeney & Courtney Team at Reece & Nichols

Thank you to our Dessert Sponsor, the Wolfe Sweeney & Courtney Team at Reece & Nichols

Our ability to do good in the future depends on what we do today. The Rotary Foundation is known for its commitment to effective programs that make a real difference in people’s lives.

#FF0000 Raised $3,327,535 towards the $2,650,000 target.

We joined Rotary to make a difference.  By making a donation to the Endowment Fund as part of the Centennial Legacy Dinner Campaign, you have left a legacy that will live on long after you are gone. You have made a difference.

Contact Centennial Legacy Dinner Campaign Steering Committee Chair Larry Lunsford for more information. Larry is the Past Rotary International Director, and you can reach him at larrylunsford@b-r.com or 816-756-0640.

Other points of contact include:

District Rotary Foundation Chair – Past District Governor Cassy Venters, cdventers@me.com, 816-896-8248

Team Leader – Past District Governor Carl Chinnery, cchinnery@chinnery.com, 816-665-2050

Team Leader – Past District Governor Jerry Venters, jvrotary6040@yahoo.com, 816-665-9272

Team Leader – Past District Governor John Gill, gillfarm@mchsi.com, 816-405-9119

For more information, click the links below:

District 6040 Video –

Centennial Web Page – http://centennial.rotary.org/