Posts By: mjaeger

Yard Sale September 27

It’s time to clean out the garage!  We are desperate for Yard Sale items.  Dale Basso has collected only a few things thus far and the Ultimate Yard Sale is September 27. This weekend would be a good time to go through cupboards, the linen closet, and the garage for items you haven’t used and are… Read more »


President Beth Stewart Takes the ALS ICE Challenge with District Governor Doug Taylor. Click on the link below to watch the video! IMG_0430

First La Grande Rotary Exchange Student Comments

Judith Thoren posted on La Grande Rotary’s timeline Judith Thoren June 8 at 4:27pm As the first exchange student sponsored by LaGrande Rotary Club in 1972 who was from Elgin, Oregon, I have often thought of the outreach of the LaGrande Rotarians. I wanted to drop you a short note to say I’ve treasured my exchange… Read more »

Need Host Family

Do you know this man or these young women? He is pleading on their behalf. Chris Taylor is in the hunt for a host family. We are overdue in finding a place for our current exchange student from Switzerland. Please ask friends and neighbors if they might be interested in hosting this amazing young woman…. Read more »

Enchilada Feed Success!

Last night’s Enchilada Dinner was a tremendous success!  We had a packed house…families and friends, colleagues and councilmen, the mayor and members of Sunrise Rotary, college students, Exchange students and the Middle School D-FY kids. Whether you wrapped silverware, rolled enchiladas, brewed tea, sold raffle tickets, baked desserts, scrubbed pans or sported sombreros and mustaches,… Read more »

Enchilada Feed!

Rotarians Sean Williams and Andi Walsh whip up a secret recipe in preparation for Rotary’s Drug Free Youth program first annual Enchilada Feed Fundraiser. Support Drug Free Youth in La Grande! The La Grande Rotary Club will host a first annual Enchilada Fundraiser to support the Drug Free Youth program of the La Grande Middle School…. Read more »

Hasta luego, President Sean!

President Sean Williams (pictured here in a sombrero) announced to the club Feb 25th that he will be relocating to Hermiston. He has decided to resign the presidency due to the difficult commute and trusting that the club has capable and willing former club officers to take the reins until Beth Stewart takes over July… Read more »

Eastern Oregon Discovery Excursion

Rotary District 5100 Youth Exchange Program Foreign Exchange Students from 22 different countries were recently hosted by the La Grande Rotary. Between February 6th through 9th, 80 young people visited eastern Oregon and the Grande Ronde Valley. During their days here they visited the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center, Pendleton Skate City, Anthony Lakes Ski Area… Read more »

Matching Funds

  News Flash! Every dollar sent to the Annual FundSHARE (AF) or Rotary Peace Centers between November 1st – December 31st will be matched with Jubitz points (For example, a $100 contribution would be matched with 100 Jubitz points). If you’re interested in becoming a 100% Paul Harris Club, this is a fantastic way to… Read more »