Coeur d'Alene Sunrise Rotary Club

Feb 16, 2016
Michael Long
Inland NW Blood Center update
Feb 23, 2016
Nicole Kahler
CDA 2030 Update
Mar 01, 2016
Denny Davis/Sandy Patano
Primary Elections 101 & CDA Charter Student of the Month
Mar 15, 2016
Don Pischner
Idaho State Historical Society Museum planned for Boise
Mar 22, 2016
Susan Drumheller/Brad Smith
Idaho Conseration League
May 31, 2016
Dave Rader

Club Information

Welcome to our club!

Coeur d'Alene Sunrise

Service Above Self

We meet Tuesdays at 7:00 AM
Coeur d' Alene Resort
115 S. Second Street
Coeur d'Alene, ID  83814
United States
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Home Page Stories
BNSF Regional Public Affairs Director Ross Lane points out the efficiency and safety of freight trains during our January 19th meeting.

Steve Welch doesn't draw the joker from Wayne Ellenbecker's deck...
Program speaker Lucinda Ade is fired up about Great Shape, Inc.-Jamaica...

At our first meeting of 2016, we met CDA Charter's Rob Gaines...who has already been accepted to the US Merchant Marine Academy, but may wind up at one of the other US Academies as well...

Fred Quigley was inducted, and gave his classification talk, at our January 5th meeting.  Welcome Fred!

2015-2016 Exchange students Maria Fernanda Diaz Valdez from Mexico (L) and  Ana Flavia de Souza Resende from Brazil  with Club President Jeff Mahan at our December 29th meeting.

Over 20 visitors joined the fun of our Family Christmas meeting on December 22...
​Proud Papa Jeff Voeller records sons Jace & Jared during our Family Christmas.

Tom Tessendorf doesn't win the 50/50...
Venture High School instructor Gary Day introduces Student of the Month Shana Mount.
After a great update about the Coeur d'Alene Carousel project, President Jeff passes a $2000 check  to Cari Fraser (L) and Rita Snyder.

President Jeff presents Mike Ward with his Paul Harris +1 pin!
Sunrise Rotarian Joanna Adams introduces Bob Small (L) from RSVP and Jeffery Hill (R) from the Area Agency On Aging at our December 7th meeting.

Ron Weaver spent many years as a professional meatcutter, before a rare disease left him in constant pain.  At our December 1 meeting, he tells us about how he discovered "A Way Forward".

Our December Student of the Month from CDA Charter Academy told the club on December 1 that her bio is pretty short because "I'm only 15!"  We're sure there'll be plenty more ahead for Mae Alexander.

Four members of the Lake City High School Business Professionals of America tell us about their group.  They joined our annual Poinsettia fundraiser and sold over 100 plants to benefit their club.  Pictured are Emily Behrens, Anna Shaw, Cameron Cates and Erin Hague.  Advisor Bob Quant also attended the breakfast.

Our November Student of the Month from Venture High School, Mariah Miller, tells the Club a little about herself at our November 24th meeting.

Ada Loper & Steve Welch (with a little helper!)
Jeff & Linda Mahon dishing up the soup.

Talia Ferguson was our CDA Charter Academy Student of the Month, recognized at our November 3 meeting!


Sunrise Rotary President Jeff Mahon exchanges banners with Exchange student Fernanda Diaz from Mazatlán, Mexico at our November 10 meeting.



Still no winner...



Sunrise Rotarian Russell Volz presents a great fundraising idea...




Visiting Friday Rotarian Wanda Quinn didn't pick the joker...
Karen Cook presents Kim Wilson with a Paul Harris Fellowship honor...
Dan Burnham updates the club on the recent board meeting...
U-I's Lauren Parker gave the club an insight into how climate changes are impacting NW agriculture...

Coeur d'Alene "Friday" Club President Ron Ouren welcomes everyone to the annual combined meeting, on a blustery Friday, October 30...
Rotarians from throughout Kootenai County recite the Pledge Of Allegiance at the Friday, October 30 combined meeting.

Sunrise Rotarian Steve Welch holds his 4-month old daughter during our October 20th meeting...

District 5080 Governor Mike Dalessi described some of his "aha" moments at our Tuesday, October 20 meeting.

Venture High School October Student of the Month Aly Calder (left), and Venture teacher Whitney Mezich at our October 20th breakfast.

Christina Hull shared a great video and some important information about Children's Village at our September 29th meeting.

On September 22, Karen Cook brought pictures of and messages from our HELP Honduras Students.  The club sponsors 10 elementary & high school students from Tegucigalpa, Honduras –  Their parent(s) live and work in the public market and cannot afford the uniforms, shoes and school supplies for their kids to attend school.  Our sponsorship covers those items and health check-ups for the students.
At our Sept. 22nd meeting Laura Little and Ada Loper gave a report on their trip to the Rotary International convention last June in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Sgt-At-Arms Dustin pays off on a friendly "agreement" with Tom Tessendorf following the Seahawks' loss to Green Bay.
New Member Russell Volz talks about coffee...He'll be back in November to continue his presentation on "Fair Trade".
Wayne Cofield wins the 50/ stop...Vegas!
President Jeff Mahon looks on as September Venture High Student of the Month Ryan DeFranco speaks.
At our September 8th meeting, Julie Mitchell of Money Management International had some amazing stats for us!

New member Russell Volz receives his pin from Sponsor Joanna Adams. Russell followed with his Classification talk...and how much fun he had!
A new school year has begun.  Instead of speaking, CDA Charter Academy Student of the Month Alex Hastings played violin for the club.
2015-2016 Exchange students Maria Fernanda Diaz Valdez from Mexico (L) and  Ana Flavia de Souza Resende from Brazil introduce themselves.
Rudy Klein's twin brother Randy gave our invocation...and didn't win the 50/50.

Rebecca Kay explains the Wana Duma Kenya Children's Project at our August 25 meeting.

New member Heather Alexander gives her Classification Talk at our August 18 Meeting.

Club Executives & Directors
President Elect
Community Service Chair
Membership Chair
Immediate Past President
Director 2015-2018
Director 2013-2016
Director 2013-2016
Director 2014-2017
Director 2014-2017
Director 2015-2018
Director 2015-2018
Foundation Chair
Youth Exchange Officer
Vice President
Website Administrator
February 2016